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Stubborn Goat Gastropub

$$ - $$$American, ,
1579 Grafton St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2C3, Canada
+1 902-405-4554
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (49 reviews)
“pizza” (95 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1579 Grafton St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2C3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked all over the city, up and down the hill - time for lunch! We picked the Stubborn Goat Gastro Pub. It was mid week, and being the fall, not too busy, mostly filled with locals on their lunch hour. It was chilly out,...More

Thank VNKSmith
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I went here a week or so ago for his birthday. We had a really fantastic time! We ordered the Chickpea Fritters and Balls for appetizers- the fritters are to DIE for and the Balls are stuffed with mozzarella baked in a...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to the stubborn goat twice now for brunch & lunch Loved it! Great food & service with a good laid back atmosphere Really nice burgers & definitely upgrade to the truffle fries & a really good Bloody Mary Would definitely recommend for a chilled...More

Thank Jon W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brought three teens, pre-teens and it was not the best choice. Very expensive for very small portions. All children were still hungry when we left. My salad was tiny but delicious.

Thank Ashley A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got there early and they were so accommodating because they weren't open as yet, and they let us have a seat at a table instead of leaving us outside! Fabulous service and even better food! Tasty and delicious and my friend had a bacon...More

Thank CrazyKphotography
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Basic Mac and cheese served. Nice laid back atmosphere. Service ok. Music on some nights. Filling. Lots of food.

Thank travellerI6571VB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been traveling to Halifax for nearly 4 years now and every time I come I always stop here. The atmosphere is great and they give you a cool rustic feel with the wooden bar and tables. The staff are very friendly and helpful in...More

Thank Dylan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most of it has been already said. Most of the food is excellent, the prices are reasonable, the service is upbeat and efficient, the beer selection is fine and the location is convenient in downtown Halifax - as long as you8 can find a place...More

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I've been meaning to go here for years, and I finally went tonight with my friend for dinner. I have to say I am IN LOVE with the decor and layout- it's very open, but feels really cozy. Our server was lovely and engaging- didn't...More

Thank basilkat23
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Dined here with my two sisters in November. We stopped in for brunch. The first thing you’ll notice is the modern/industrial decor. Very cool vibe! We ate here for brunch, but it would be a cool spot to come for a drink and some pick...More

Thank Jennifer O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1579 Grafton St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-405-4554
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We're serving upscale comfort food that features the best Nova Scotia producers, pouring quality craft beers along with select big brands, and offering an incredible selection of wines with live entertainment every Wednesday to Sunday and no cover ever. Grab a seat, and get comfortable.Our rustic, historic interior is highlighted by modern design and technology -- we're taking public house to the next level. Serving up your favorite meals with chef-designed twists, offering addictive sharing plates, pouring the best collection of brews, and mixing up refreshing cocktails -- better claim your seat at downtown Halifax's new favorite place to eat and drink.
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