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Henry House

$$ - $$$, British,
1222 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y4, Canada
+1 902-423-5660
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (63 reviews)
“pastie” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1222 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y4, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

The atmosphere is do perfect at this very quaint restaurant. We loved it. We have eaten here a few times. Great service and the good was amazing. Awesome seafood too.

Thank Erline2015
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I will never understand the high reviews for this place when it’s really nothing special and sub par food which is not reflective of the price My fifth visit and still disappointed. Sparse ingredients on the nachos With congealed cheese, then a “seafood” chowder which...More

Thank PolaEss
Reviewed 5 days ago

The cocktail bar upstairs is great! They have a wide variety of classic cocktails, some with an interesting twist. My husband had a smoked negroni, which was delicious. They also come to your table to show the smoking process, which was neat. The building is...More

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The watermelon beer was very tasty! We went with another couple and we finished all of our food, it was tasty! Nice little spot, the chowder looked awesome!

Thank KHadventure
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first food stop during our trip to Nova Scotia and it started things off right! My husband had a flight of local beers and I enjoyed a delicious rose on the beautiful outdoor patio. We shared the biggest plate of nachos that...More

Thank Ehvery
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice. First in the basement....really liked the atmosphere there. The next time we ate on the patio due to the beautiful weather. The food was wonderful and the prices were fine. Pick up the informational sheet to discover the history of the...More

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, what a pleasant surprise this eatery turned out to be. Recommended by the bellman at the Westin Nova Scotian Hoteljust around the corner from the Henry House. Had a beautiful meal on the outdoor patio and was able to chat with some locals who...More

Thank Max D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 4 of us had a Birthday dinner at the Henry House and really enjoyed it .the food was great and staff very good .i have been at this restaurant a number times over the years and always very good .

Thank evacruickshank
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend by the staff at Waverley Inn (a few doors down) lovely seating area outside where we enjoyed a good burger and ale. The staff were very friendly and it had a relaxed atmosphere.

Thank MDutkowski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a couple of times during our stay in Halifax while staying close by. Nice variety of local beers with good selection of food. Service good. Overall awesome experience after long day sight seeing.

Thank Carol Y
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Sheila C
23 November 2017|
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Response from dpowers2017 | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps you should telephone them since you are only across the bridge in Dartmouth. I am in BC and hardly know the answer since I just ate there once when on holiday.
Walter L
5 September 2017|
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Response from dpowers2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is the same place.
24 August 2017|
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Response from HKC1010 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so but not absolutely certain. Try the waterfront area for shellfish, including the marketplace.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:15 AM
11:30 AM - 12:15 AM
11:30 AM - 12:15 AM
11:30 AM - 12:15 AM
11:30 AM - 12:15 AM
11:30 AM - 12:15 AM
11:30 AM - 12:15 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1222 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 902-423-5660
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