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Baton Rouge

) #31 of 569 Restaurants in Halifax $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, , Soups
1877 Hollis St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1W5, Canada
+1 902-407-0007
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (34 reviews)
“ribs” (106 reviews)
“steak” (87 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Steakhouse, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1877 Hollis St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1W5, Canada
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Reviews (381)
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1 - 10 of 371 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great food, although the prices are high. Great drinks, especially the JD Shore products! Laura was a super waitress!

Thank Evelyn P
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Service amazing, atmosphere great and food delish. The whole experience was wonderful. The steak was perfectly cooked and tasted amazing.

1  Thank GillianHarnum
Gaetan C, Manager at Baton Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review. We look forward to having you dine with us again. Donna Orr Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked dinner for 2 for our 49th wedding anniversary. Our favourite meal at BR is the prime rib...and it didn't disappoint. Succulent and delicious and the baked potato could have fed 3 people!!

1  Thank Myrtle C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had planned to go elsewhere but they were closed on a Sunday evening so went to this restaurant and were pleased we did! We had the ribs and shrimp skewers they were delicious the meal fell off the bones and the shrimps were really...More

1  Thank supersal4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the goat cheese sirloin -which was delicious, as always - but the vegetables and garlic mashed potatoes were so good that the steak was almost not even necessary to the meal .

1  Thank Denise B
Reviewed 1 week ago

While in Halifax we were intrigued by a restaurant named Baton Rouge as we had lived in Baton Rouge Louisiana for quite a while and enjoyed the spicy southern and cajun cooking there. Alas this restaurant was not that type of food but the food...More

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely delectable menu and such friendly and top notch service. Keep going back every summer when on vacation and always consistent. Best steak, seafood and presentation. Won't disappoint - this place will always keep you coming back for more. Something for everyone.

2  Thank Mark L
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic dinner and the service was excellent. The servers interacted with us without being pushy. We had beef with lobster. The lobster and steak were cooked to perfection. We will be back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It isn't cheap but its worth the money. Had the best Steak I've ever had here. The drinks are also fantastic. Highly Recommend a stop if you're in Halifax.

1  Thank nbtravelreview
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great meal with a friend over the weekend. Restaurant was busy on a Saturday night but everything ran smoothly. We sat next to a Bachelor Party but they were having fun and we enjoyed the evening. Great ribs, lobster, steak and wine. Will...More

Thank Nmn2000
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
linda s
Where can you park a car?
3 July 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Gaetan C | Property representative |
We offer free Parking at Purdy's Wharf after 5pm on week days and all day during weekend and hollidays. It is two minutes walk from the restaurant. Let us know if you want to book a reservation 902 407-0007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1877 Hollis St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1W5, Canada
    (Lower Water)
  • Public Transportation: Scotia Square and Waterfront transit stops are within walking distance.
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-407-0007
  • E-mail
Baton Rouge Halifax is located in the heart of Historic Downtown Halifax.Specializing in fall-off-the-bone Back Ribs,Reserve AAA steaks and daily fresh local seafood.Immerse yourself in a combination of rich history and delicious food, tied together by maritime hospitality that is second to none and remembered by all
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