Lunch At Rita MacNeil’s Tea Room

Rita's Tea Room

Rita’s Tea Room

Where else would you go during your first day in Cape Breton – Cabot Trail, Maritime Museum, Forts – nope, we went for a spot of tea and lunch at Rita MacNeil’s Tea Room. Rita from Big Pond, Cape Breton in Nova Scotia was a Canadian Icon, as both a Country and a Folk singer. Many of her albums reached Gold and Platinum status, and in 1990 she was the highest selling country artist in Canada. Throughout her travels around the world, she always invited people back to Big Pond, Cape Breton for a cup of tea. Continue reading