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Seahorse Tavern

) #396 of 572 Restaurants in Halifax $$ - $$$ ,
1665 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-423-7200
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible15%
7 Jan 2017
“Great place to go with friends”
17 Oct 2016
“I go for the flamenco”
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Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1665 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 8 January 2017

I really enjoy the music here. Great bands. The food is pretty good also. The drinks are nice also. Cool atmosphere

1  Thank olie d
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nice ambiance for live music and performances. Drinks and food is fine, but it's not a restaurant. The usual beer selection, some locals on tap.

Thank Claudio S
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Unfortunately I only visited the Seahorse once, for a Taylor Swift Tribute Night, but it was one of the best gigs I've ever been to. The Tavern had a good reputation among locals.

Thank ellabooray
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed with our evening at the Seahorse. We wanted to listen to live music. We were told there was a CD release party and charged a $15 cover charge to listen to the band. We watched amateur swing dancers for a while.! We didn't...More

Thank Barb D
Reviewed 28 September 2016

They did a great job of recreating the old place in a new location. I appreciate it and you have two other places to go. It just has a great feel. I didn't eat and imagine the comments about slow food service may be apt....More

Thank ElvisAndrus
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We waited 1.5 hours and left without getting our food. Staff didn't seem keen to wait on us at all, it took forever to even get our order taken. We waited for ages before we were told we couldn't get one of our orders (after...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Tried to dine at this establishment last weekend. We were unsure of whether we were meant to order food at the bar or if it was table service so we sat down. After sitting there for twenty minutes without any acknowledgment or service from staff...More

1  Thank Jadoski
Reviewed 20 April 2016

This is a music venue, but it's a little more nicely done that your average bar. Unfortunately, it's just a few blocks out of the downtown in a slightly shady area of Halifax, so you're likely not going to stumble upon this place if you're...More

Thank Tripsalot_5000
Reviewed 9 November 2015

If you're looking for a truly unique evening outing and you like being with people and listening to loud music, this is the place for you. I was in town for a conference and one of the local organizers met a group of us here....More

Thank phdstudent2017
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Mellow tones on Thurdsday night is an absolute blast if you like live music and dancing. It's been a staple here for a long time.

Thank AlpineMacK
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1665 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-423-7200
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