Keltic Lodge at the Highlands is proud to offer our guests a variety of fantastic dining options. Select one of our restaurants below to learn more about the atmosphere and fare available at each.


Purple Thistle Dining Room

Breakfast Hours: 7AM – 10AM

Dinner Hours: 6PM – 9PM

Recently earning the prestigious Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence, the Purple Thistle Dining Room guarantees a unique and authentic Nova Scotia dining experience. Whether it’s cutting fresh herbs from our gardens, picking dandelions to create delicious local oils or working with local vineyards and wineries, Keltic Lodge offers a culinary experience like no other.

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Arduaine Restaurant

Open from 11:00AM – 10:00PM
Bar closes at 11PM

Dine al fresco at the Arduaine Restaurant while visiting Keltic Lodge this season. Chef Daryl MacDonnell and his skilled culinary team have created an exciting array of Cape Breton flavours that showcase the best of Atlantic Canada’s proteins, fish and seasonal produce. Sample a seasonal assortment with the Arduaine Restaurant Dinner during your time in Ingonish!

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Breton Room

Open from 11AM to 1AM
Music from 8PM to 11PM
Food Available from 11AM to 10PM

Located inside the Arduaine building, the Breton Room is great place to end your evening for a nightcap, as well as to curb any late-night cravings!

The Highland Sitting Room

Opens June 15
Food Served from 4PM – 9:30PM
live music from 7PM – 10PM
Bar closes at 11PM

The Highland Sitting Room offers a tasteful, sociable atmosphere to unwind with your favourite beverage after a round of golf or day at the beach. With nightly entertainment with a Celtic flair, the Highland Sitting Room delivers the true Cape Breton experience you’re looking for during your stay.

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Call to reserve a table: 902-285-2880