3635 Dutch Village Rd, HalifaxWith a menu boasting of the “real Mexican taste in Halifax,” this unassuming and casual spot offers traditional dishes like
6386 Quinpool Rd., HalifaxA wide variety of authentic Lebanese specialties in appetizer-size portions—offerings include baba ghanouj, falafel and taboulé. The kitchen uses fresh
1744 Grafton St., HalifaxDating back to 1949, one of the downtown’s most beloved pubs. Known for classic pub offerings like steak and fries,
1518 Dresden Row, HalifaxRelaxed fine dining. Globally influenced menu drawing on seasonal local ingredients. Popular offerings include the beef tenderloin and fresh Atlantic
1671 Barrington St, HalifaxOffering a broad range of Japanese dishes in a casual setting. Selections include sushi, udon and soba noodles, tempura and
5212 Morris St., HalifaxIntimate spot specializing in pizza, prepared in a wood-fired oven. The dynamic menu showcases locally sourced ingredients. The wine list
1751 Lower St., HalifaxCommanding views of Halifax Harbour. Almost every seat is a window seat—an ideal spot to while away a sunny afternoon.
Maritime Centre. Corner of Spring Garden Road and Barrington Street, HalifaxSupper club/lounge. The menu emphasizes tapas and international flavours. Variety is the hallmark of the wine list, with a good
1600 Barrington St., HalifaxSmall, casual wine bar serving a selection of wines by the glass and the bottle, paired with artisanal cheese and
5680 Spring Garden Rd., HalifaxDynamic menu showcases traditional French cuisine with an Asian influence. Mojitos, a Cuban cocktail made with muddled fresh tropical fruit,
6285 Quinpool Rd., HalifaxUnpretentious and inexpensive, Phil’s serves generous portions of fresh Maritime seafood dishes such as fish cakes and scallops. The fish
Brewery Market,, HalifaxLocated in the Alexander Keith’s Brewery, the Red Stag offers Maritime hospitality in a historic setting. Nightly specials including half-price
30 Fairfax Dr., HalifaxCasual family dining atmosphere. Specializes in American cuisine, featuring an array of appetizers, plus entrées like stir fry, seafood, pasta,
1477 Lower Water St., HalifaxThe menu features Italian specialties and gourmet pizzas, from the restaurateurs behind Bish and Il Mercato. Open Monday to Saturday,
250 Baker Dr., DartmouthSouthern Italian cuisine, popular seafood, steak and chicken dishes. Open daily.
5686 Spring Garden Rd., HalifaxDistinctive ales brewed on-site. Creative dishes like haddock stuffed with lobster and cream cheese, portabella chicken and more. Weekend brunch.
5435 Spring Garden Rd, HalifaxFriendly pub overlooking Spring Garden Road, with an outdoor patio. Upscale menu for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. On-site microbrewery
1650 Bedford Row, HalifaxAn “old-school” steakhouse experience: on-site dry aged New York striploin cut tableside, housemade Caesar salads and Ocean Wise seafood menu
5883 Spring Garden Rd., HalifaxThis award-winning bistro from the Simensen food empire offers seasonal flavours and an eclectic menu. The stone fireplace solarium filled
HalifaxEnjoy a casual meal and a spectacular view of Halifax Harbour. Sit dockside in the patio bar, or upstairs in