Parks Canada Perfect Picnic

Fort Anne National Historic Site

Our twist on "take-out": Everything tastes better when you eat it outside!

We partnered with local restaurants on a Perfect Picnic! Pick up a ready-made lunch and let nature design your dining space. Fort Anne and Port-Royal national historic sites both offer spectacular water views and expansive lawns ideal for laying a picnic blanket – add yourself and bon appétit!

The Parks Canada Perfect Picnic is available from participating restaurants from July to October 31.

It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Place your order with a participating restaurant in Caledonia, or Annapolis Royal
  2. Pick up your lunch
  3. Find your perfect picnic place and enjoy!

Local partners

Perfect Picnics are prepared from a choice of delectable local favourites from local restaurants, including:


Annapolis Royal area (northern end of Route 8)

German Bakery Sachsen Cafe & Restaurant:  902-532-1990

358 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, NS, B0S 1A0

How to order: phone or pick up after 9:30 am. See more details:
  • Phone: 902-532-1990
  • Available daily, July 1 to October 12, 2020
  • Earliest pick-up time: 9:30 am
  • Order can be placed on site or by phone
  • Payment required at the time of pick-up
  • Customer must order at least 15 minutes prior to pick-up


1) Sandwich with side dish: $25 (tax included)
  • Choice of locally-sourced schnitzel, salami, or Dutch gouda and veggies served on a homemade Kaiser roll
  • Served with a turnover
  • Choice of water or canned pop
2) German Sausage: $32 (tax included)
  • German Bratwurst sausage with your choice of homemade sauerkraut or potato salad
  • Served with a turnover
  • Choice of water or canned pop

Caledonia (inland on Route 8, nearest to Kejimkujik)

The Hollow Log Café: 902-682-2086, text: 902-541-0656

9902 Highway 8, Caledonia, NS B0T 1B0

How to order: phone or text one hour before pick up. See more details:
  • Phone: 902-682-2086
  • Text: 902-541-0656
  • Available daily, July 1 to October 31, 2020
  • Order can be placed up to one hour before the desired pick-up time.
  • Earliest pick-up is 10 am
  • Payment required at the time at the time of order.
  • Full refund possible if cancelled before 7 pm the previous day. 


1) The Hollow Log Café Wrap and Salad: $20 (plus tax)
  • Wrap options include:
    • Club (bacon, ham and turkey)
    • Chicken Caesar
    • Garlic Roast Chicken 
    • Veggie
  • Complete your wrap with your choice of fresh local veggies: lettuce, tomato, green pepper, pickles, olives, cucumber, hot peppers, red onion.
  • Served with mayonnaise and mozzarella cheese
  • Choice of Caesar, Greek or Garden Salad
  • Bottle of water
  • Please note: the wrap will be ready to go and the salad will be deconstructed and toppings and dressing need to be added. Ice will be provided to keep the items fresh and chilled.
  • Choice of square: $3 plus tax
  • Choice of homemade pie: $5 plus tax

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