Chef Jean Pierre Gillet
Fine dining is a specialty at the Inn. For many people who live on and frequent Cape Breton Island, our Brittany Dining Room is a not-to-miss destination for celebrations, family and friends. Chef Jean Pierre, a past member of the Chain-de-Rotisseur, brings the best in authentic French and European cuisine from his roots in native Brittany. Together with his talented team in the kitchen he is proud to present a complete and varied menu guaranteed to please all palates. Whether you’re sitting down to a casual family meal or enjoying a romantic candle-lit dinner by the fireside, you’ll be well-taken care of by our staff.
For Dining in Cape Breton, look no further than the Brittany Dining Room at the Bras d’Or Lakes Inn. Enjoy a fine meal in our spacious cedar log dining room, or outdoors on the deck watching boats go by in the canal. From May to October a hot buffet breakfast is offered daily with crepes and omelettes made to order. Dinner features authentic French cuisine influenced by the abundant and fresh local seafood, game and produce. We also create daily features to compliment the main menu. To top it off our incredible dessert creations and specialty coffees will certainly tempt you.
Our dining room is now closed for the winter season. 2013 has seen many happy guests and some fabulous memories; not to mention the great food. Thanks to our 2013 visitors, community and staff for a great season. We will be opening the dinning room again in May of 2014.
If planning your visit for 2014, here are our standard dining room hours and sittings.
- Buffet Breakfast – 7:30 am – 10:00 am Daily
- Lunch – Take out option only – order before 10:00 am to pickup the same day
- Dinner – 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Daily
After dinner, unwind in the cozy Bald Eagle Lounge with your favourite beverage and meet some new friends.
Our menus feature the finest in fresh local seafood, game and produce, Epicurean sauces, herbs and spices fresh from the Inn’s garden. The menu’s below are sample menus from our 2013 season. Some of the items may change for the upcoming season, but we wanted to provide you with these samples so you can plan for your 2014 visit with us in St. Peter’s.