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Phil's Seafood

) #116 of 577 Restaurants in Halifax $$ - $$$ Seafood, , Soups
6285 Quinpool Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3L 1A4, Canada
+1 902-431-3474
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 20:00All hours
Seafood, Canadian, Soups
$$ - $$$
6285 Quinpool Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3L 1A4, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were directed to this restaurant by our hotel desk clerk because it was close to the hotel and because it was the best seafood in the area. I had the fish and chips and my wife had a BLT. My chips...More

Thank lawprof3
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Always searching for the worlds's best fish and chips. Phoned ahead to check on parking and accessibility , the restaurant was helpful. Greeted and seated with a smiling face. The menu is limited but options are available and the server made suggestions as to how...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is a large serving of Clams and the fries are hand cut.... really good...... Service is always prompt and friendly and the quality of food is always there.

Thank SherriMR
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This little hole in the wall is one of my favorites. Excellent scallops, fish and chips and best chowder in Halifax all at a low price with friendly service.

Thank KennO555
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Eat here fairly regularly. Absolute best fish & chips in Halifax bar none !! I have been going here for years with friends & work associates. Nothing but great comments all around each & every time. Great place & friendly staff.

Thank dwhite683
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Ive eaten at all the fish and chip est in metro Halifax and Phills is by far the best, large servings with hot food served, and I don't know how they do it but its deep fried but not greasy as most. home made tarter...More

1  Thank Allan R
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I have eaten at Phil's dozens of times, and it is safe to say that my worst meal here was still better than my best meal of fish and chips anywhere else. Where else can you get a plate of deep fried haddock where the...More

Thank LostHaligonian
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We visited based on reviews here and overall it was good, but not great. Generally the servers were good, although we did have to wait a long time to get the check. The booths looked nice however the area at the back had a very...More

Thank 4states
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is one of our "go to" restaurants where we have eaten on many occasions...and never been disappointed. It is causal, moderately priced restaurant with friendly staff and quick service. The seafood is invariably very fresh and the preparation is consistently skilled. The fish for...More

Thank drgpb
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Two quick points: the prices are low! I ordered one of the most expensive plates , $16, and hers was $11. And save some room for dessert! The warm Strawberry pie with ice cream, excellent! $4. And the Gingebread is Perfect! Nice comfortable booths. Fantastic...More

Thank The_NorCal_Michael
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6285 Quinpool Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3L 1A4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-431-3474
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