Selkie's Neighbourhood Diner

Brunch, Catering and Food Truck
Opening at 9:00 AM on Wednesday
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Welkom terug, Passengers and Crew of the Zandam!

We're happy to have you back again in Sydney! Why don't you pop by and see us at Selkie's for the best Eggs Benny on the island! Right nextdoor also happens to be Doktor Luke's, which is best coffee on the island. We also have all kinds of treats ...

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Hallo en welkom Passengers and Crew of The Zaandam!

We're so happy to have you in our beautiful port city. We have so much to offer you including the best coffee and Eggs Benedict on the Island, maybe even the whole of the East Coast!

No feeling like breakfast? We also run daily specials and s...

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Good Morning, Curlers and Curling Fans!

Looking for a place to get fed and caffeinated? Come and see us and our BFFs Doktor Luke's for some brunch and fancy coffees. We're a cozy spot to hang out while you're visiting the city and we'd love to meet you while you're here.

Hearts,

Selkie's Neigh...

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Hello Curling Fans!

If you're looking for a spot for a coffee and a feed while you're here for the Tournament, this is the spot! Come see us for for some Big Fat Cinnamon Buns, the best Eggs Benny on the Island and one of our ever changing daily specials. If you're only on the island for a short...

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Selkie's Neighbourhood Diner is now open on Tuesday for the rest of the Winter! Come see us for some breakfast, lunch, a treat or all three! Check out or Facebook Page to see our daily menu.


Testimonials

2 months ago
By the far the best spot to eat on the island. The food is unbelievably delicious. Homemade, generously portioned, filled with nuanced flavors. Every bite is an adventure, and you can taste the love put into each dish. On top of the beautiful food, decor, ambience, and lovely staff they have absolutely delicious coffee. I can't wait to go again and again and try everything these culinary geniuses dream up. You won't find a better place to dine on God's Green Earth. Ps please introduce some new tea options to the menu
- Tristan M
a month ago
A great local treat! Fresh and tasty food and a great team it is always a pleasure to stop in. Grilled cheese is my go to, but I've never been disappointed with anything I've ordered. And check out the eco friendly cutlery for take out.
- K D
2 months ago
WOW! What an awesome place. The staff, the service and the food is absolutely amazing. This is a must go to place to eat without a doubt. I loved it! I definitely will go back over and over again. There is so much love in the food and you can feel it :)
- Tamara S

Happy to be Home!

We are Cory Blundon and Kara Lackie and we're the owners and operators of Selkie's Neighbourhood Diner! We are a Brunch spot in Sydney, a stall at the Cape Breton Farmer's Market, a catering service and a food truck specializing in fresh, local food made with love. 

We are happy to drive to special events and parties all over Cape Breton. Our menu is constantly changing so that we are always cooking with the very best of whats offered by Cape Breton's land & sea.

Cory is originally from Cape Breton, and is a cook who's greatest passion on the planet is breakfast. Kara has been working as a pastry chef for the last 10 years. Together we have lived and worked in Toronto, New Zealand and Fogo Island, Newfoundland. It is so, so great to be settled down for good in our little house in Gabarus with our dog Sweetpea.

We are very excited to share our food with you and look forward to filling up happy bellies all over the Cape Breton. 

Come on out and let us feed you! 

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390 Charlotte Street
Sydney, NS B1P 5J7
Canada

Business Hours

Mon:Closed
Tue:Closed
Wed:9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Thu:9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Fri:9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sat:9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sun:Closed
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