Overlooking the Lunenburg waterfront, The Rum Runner Restaurant & Lounge specializes in fresh Lunenburg seafood, purchased locally and prepared to order.  Perfection is our motto.

We have a traditional Indian chef, once again trained in India, who grinds his spices fresh in-house, resulting in mouth-watering masalas!  Our menu also offers multiple signature dishes that are gluten-free. Even our renowned Fish & Chips is gluten free!

 

For Reservations (recommended):

Toll Free: 1-888-778-6786

Restaurant: 1-902-634-8778

Email: info@rumrunnerinn.com

 

Hours of Operation:

Our restaurant is open seven days from 12:00pm to 3:00pm for lunch and 5:00pm to 9:00pm for dinner, from June 1st to November 15th.

We are open between 3:00pm and 5:00pm for drink service only.

 

 

Certificate of Excellence 

2016

Rum Runner Restaurant & Lounge

 

We proudly present a unique and exciting dining experience with international flare - your taste buds will dance!

Taking extra time, we lovingly prepare our dishes “fresh to order” from premium ingredients.

 

 

STARTERS

Seafood Chowder – fully loaded with salmon, haddock, shrimp, scallops and mussels in a deliciously rich cream broth.  Dairy-free option available upon request  (GF)  Small Bowl   9     Full Bowl   17

Miso Soup – prepared by our Sushi Chef in the traditional way, with green onions and soft tofu     6

Mussels – over 1 lb steamed with your choice of sauce: our signature coconut curry & cilantro OR white wine & roasted garlic OR Garrison draft, garlic & green onion (GF)      13

Scallops 5oz of “fresh off the boat” Adam & Knickle scallops, seared to perfection with a light accompaniment of greens (GF)   15

Saratoga chips – thick & crispy potato chips, freshly made to order and lightly seasoned with roasted garlic and seasonal herbs, served with a flavoured Mayo dip (GF)    8

Oysters - served raw on the half shell over crushed ice and complimented with Horseradish (GF)    3 per oyster

 

SALAD

Classic Caesar – a traditional favourite. Romaine lettuce, local bacon, croutons and Parmesan served with authentic Caesar dressing, freshly made in-house.   Small  8                        Full   12

House – mixed greens with cashews, toasted coconut, cherry tomatoes, cucumber slices, carrot and cranberries. Drizzled with premium olive oil, and choice of White Lemon or Cherry Bordeaux balsamic vinegar (GF)          Small    8                Full     12           

Add Chicken    8          Add Scallops    12

 

LIGHTER FARE

Fish and Chips - one generous 4 oz full fillet of fresh haddock lightly battered to order.  Served with homemade tartar sauce, a light & tangy coleslaw and our popular thick & crispy Saratoga potato chips (GF)     15   

Classic Bacon and Cheese Burger – 6 oz of hearty & juicy, locally sourced beef, topped with lettuce, onion rings, red onion, tomato, pickles, bacon and cheddar cheese. Served with choice of one of the following: thick & crispy Saratoga potato chip or rice    15        Substitute a small house salad, small Caesar salad, or twice baked potato    Add 3                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Fish burger - 4 oz fresh battered haddock, topped with homemade tartar sauce, lettuce and cheese. Served with choice of one of the following: thick & crispy Saratoga potato chips or rice    14        Substitute a small house salad, small Caesar salad, or twice baked potato    Add 3

Seafood Crepes – haddock, scallops and shrimp smothered in a rich, cognac-infused cream sauce with red peppers. Served with your choice of one of the following: thick & crispy Saratoga potato chips or rice    18        Substitute a small house salad, small Caesar salad, or twice baked potato    Add 3

 

 

MAIN EVENT

Pan Fried Haddock – large 6 oz fresh haddock fillet, lightly seasoned with Parmesan and finished with dill butter, served with steamed seasonal vegetables and choice of one of the following: thick & crispy Saratoga potato chips, small house salad, small Caesar salad, twice baked potato, or rice (GF)    18  

Lobster Thermidor – 1 ¼ lb.  fresh young sweet lobster prepared in a rich, cognac-infused cream sauce with red peppers and finished with caramelized Gruyere cheese. This is an experience!  Served with steamed seasonal vegetables and choice of one of the following: thick & crispy Saratoga potato chips, small house salad, small Caesar salad, twice baked potato, or rice. (GF)   39

Traditional Lobster Dinner – 1 ¼ lb.  fresh young sweet lobster, steamed to perfection, served with garlic butter, bread, steamed seasonal vegetables and choice of one of the following: thick & crispy Saratoga potato chips, small house salad, small Caesar salad, twice baked potato, or rice (GF)   36

Masala - our Indian Chef’s traditional cream and tomato based curry sauce, served with rice pilaf, naan wedges, papadum,  mango chutney and steamed seasonal vegetables (GF)  Mild, Medium, Hot, or Suicide! 

Vegetarian 21            Fish - fresh 6 oz haddock  24                        Chicken - spiced caramelized chicken breast  24

Our authentic Indian Chef prepares masala from freshly ground spices.  Masalas are slow-cooked over a 6 hour period imparting intense flavours, and creating a true Indian dining experience. Cayenne pepper, which imparts “heat”, is bloomed separately and added per customer request: mild. Medium, hot or suicide! 

 

EXTRAS

Twice baked potato - with butter, sour cream, and topped with mozzarella cheese    4

Mushroom and onions (GF) – caramelized onions and seared mushroom deglazed with wine and cream    4

Rice pilaf  (GF)richly seasoned Basmati rice with roasted spices     3

 

Please be aware that our kitchen uses ingredients that contain all major allergens (nuts, eggs, fish, shellfish, milk and wheat/gluten) so kindly inform your server if you or your other guests have a food allergy at the beginning of your visit.

Specifically, when ordering a gluten-free option, please advise your server at the time you place your order. We will do our best to accommodate your needs, but cannot guarantee a completely allergen-free environment.

 

NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES

Juice – choose from Apple, orange, cranberry, pineapple, grapefruit, tomato or Clamato    3

Soft drinks – Coke, diet Coke, 7-Up, Orange Crush, Ginger Ale, Mug Root beer      3

Perrier    4

Lemonade or Ice Tea    3

Milk     3

Chocolate milk     3.50

Coffee, Tea or Hot Chocolate     3

Herbal teas  - choose from Earl Grey, English Breakfast, Indian Chai, Ginger Ginseng or Chamomile   3

 

 

 

For the Kids  (children 10 years of age & under)

Fish and Chips – 3oz of freshly battered haddock nuggets served with our popular thick & crispy Saratoga potato chips. Optional – our homemade tartar sauce and light & tangy coleslaw. (GF)    7

Cheese Burger and Chips – 3oz fresh, locally sourced beef, topped with lettuce, onion rings, red onion, tomato, pickles, bacon and cheddar cheese.  Served with our popular thick & crispy Saratoga potato chips.    8

Fish Burger and Chips – 3oz freshly battered haddock topped with homemade tartar sauce, lettuce and cheese.  Served with our popular thick & crispy Saratoga potato chips.    8

Pizza – 7 inch crust with your choice of the following toppings:  cheese, red peppers, mushrooms, red onion, pepperoni.   7

Classic Caesar – a traditional favourite. Romaine lettuce, local bacon, croutons and Parmesan served with fresh, in-house, authentic Caesar dressing    5