Taste of Halifax
Collected by Lisa Cheng, AFAR Contributor
1549 Lower Water St, Halifax, NS B3J 1S2, Canada
This seafood restaurant sits right at the waterfront ensuring freshness, and their fireplace makes the dining room cozy and romantic. The menu features all sorts of Atlantic seafood—oysters, crabs, and lobster—and has a respectable drinks list to...
1537 Barrington St, Halifax, NS B3J 1Z4, Canada
This friendly eatery produces dishes inspired by the region and season. That's not a new concept, but the difference here is in the execution. Menus are presented on chalkboards, and elevated creations include a parsnip and celery root chowder and...
5184 Morris St, Halifax, NS B3J 1B3, Canada
From start to finish, meals at Stories feel like a narrative—each course builds on and segues effortlessly from the last. It's hard to go wrong here, but the meat and game are standouts, which is unusual in this seafood-focused town. Expect...
5218 Prince St, Halifax, NS B3J 3X4, Canada
This cozy tavern's wooden beams and roaring hearth, plus its good stock of whiskeys, create the right atmosphere for hearty eating and drinking. Try some of the house favorites, including the creamy seafood chowder or the rotating selection of...
82 Montague St, Lunenburg, NS B0J 2C0, Canada
This waterfront eatery—open year round—serves comfort food from both the land and the sea and has a robust selection of Nova Scotia craft brews. The house specialties add a local spin to classic fare: The Lunenburger comes topped with lobster,...
1645 Argyle St, Halifax, NS B3J 2B5, Canada
This Irish establishment serves satisfying grub with a generous side of foot-tapping folk music. Pub cuisine classics are a big part of the menu, and they're so consistently solid that they rarely disappoint. Try the bangers and mash;...
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