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Vinnie's Pasta Bar

5361 Inglis Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 1J4, Canada (South End)
(902) 425-4435‎
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Ranked #91 of 594 Restaurants in Halifax
Price range: $14 - $19
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: South End
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout

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English first
Halifax, Canada
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

This place is crazy good!! Just a hole in the wall but the service and food is fabulous!! I don't know of a pasta place in Halifax that gives you an option of soup or salad with your pasta dish!! Apps of shrimp in a creamy garlic sauce was great! Cesear salad was unique and really good. Lots of garlic.... More

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Lower Sackville, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

My partner and I wanted to try Vinnie's after it was recommended to me by someone who said it was their favorite restaurant in Halifax. Based on the recommendation and the reviews we read, we knew not to expect anything fancy which allowed us to dress in jeans and comfortable shoes and park far away to allow for a long... More

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City of Port-of-Spain, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This restuarant was recommended by my cousin who lives in Halifax. I wanted a casual Italian restaurant, that was open on a Sunday night. The service was quick - we were in and out in less than an hour, including bread and starter salads before our entree. I ordered the Southwestern Fettucini and it was incredible. Portions are perfectly sized... More

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Dartmouth, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Chef Gary continues takes his 'Vines' history to an even Higher Plane. My honey and I each ordered the Seafood Linguini. I usually order this plate as I cannot perfect it in my own kitchen.....Chef Gary Jackson prepares it with just the right amount of pasta with several shrimp, a few scallops and a half dozen mussels all in just... More

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Saint John
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Could also have titled this, Don't judge a book by its cover. Doesn't look great from the outside but what is in store for you inside is a rather nice dining experience. We used a Groupon for our night out. Calamari for an appetizer that had a really interesting kick to it. I had a Red Curry chicken and while... More

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Halifax, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Ordered carry out pizza there last night and was not impressed. For the price paid I expected much more then what seemed to be tough dough with cheese thrown on top. But that was not the worst part! That was the only thing I ate for dinner and a few hours later into the night I started feeling extremely ill... More

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Halifax,Nova Scotia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Went to Vinnie's last night and had a wonderful meal. I think they have above average pastas and I would say the Cesar salad was ok. But the Calamari was hands down the signature dish that we had. They have a zesty tomato based sauce and the calamari is done to perfection. My wife had the butternut squash soup and... More

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Tucson, Az
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Went there on recommendation of The Coast. Service was great; prices are OK BUT.......... Pasta was soaked in cream sauce with VERY little seafood and the taste of the seafood was marginal at best. Seafood seemed not fresh. Nothing special in fact not very good.

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Halifax, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

First time at Vinnie's and it was better than I had imagined. The bread was hot, moist, with a good crust, and absolutely delicious. The Caesar had a lighter version dressing, still creamy but not heavy, and there was an abundance of fresh parm' and bacon. My husband had the calamari which was plentiful for the price, tender and moist,... More

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Coimbra, Portugal
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Nice service, very quick and nice. Hot bread bun and butter is a nice touch. Had cannelloni with a side of salad and it was pretty good. Nice meal after a tiring day.

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Additional Information about Vinnie's Pasta Bar

Address: 5361 Inglis Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 1J4, Canada
Phone Number: (902) 425-4435‎
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Regional Municipality  >  Halifax>  > South End
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 14 - 19
Cuisine: Italian

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