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CUT Steakhouse & Urban Grill

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5120 Salter Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 0A1, Canada (Lower Water St)
902-429-5120
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Good for:
Fine Dining
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 48
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 34
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Expensive

the steak i had was good, cooked the requested medium rare, tender and tasty. All sides are extra and we had to ask for bread. While i like the place and all i just find that you don't get your money's worth. For the price they charge for a steak, they could throw in a side without having to pay... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
Acoppola1
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Montreal, Canada
via mobile
Good for:
  • Fine Dining
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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142 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Montreal, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 via mobile

the steak i had was good, cooked the requested medium rare, tender and tasty. All sides are extra and we had to ask for bread. While i like the place and all i just find that you don't get your money's worth. For the price they charge for a steak, they could throw in a side without having to pay... More 

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Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This was an incredible experience... a wonderful & extensive wine list and for starters... the steak tartare was incredible!! My husband had the bone-in beef tenderloin - perfectly cooked medium rare and I had the bone-in ribeye - also perfectly cooked medium rate with sides of onion rings & sautéed mushroom. Oh Wow! Worth the expense! Thanks to Holly for... More 

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Nova Scotia
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This restaurant is in easy walking distance of many downtown hotels. My son ordered the best poutine I ever tasted. We ate at the more casual Grill. I loved the calimari, and the crab cakes. What really pleased us was that there were several nice wine choices marked at clearance prices, so we were happy to enjoy one. We then... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The CUT, “NOT above the rest“, such as the promos would imply. I booked a NYE in Halifax, staying at the Westin, Dancing at Bearly’s (I’m a Blues Fan). I had planned this alone, but my GF decided she wanted to go and that meant fine dining was required for NYE. I picked The CUT, because most of the searches... More 

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Nova Scotia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Great service and excellent food. if you're looking for top quality steak expertly prepared and cooked, you can't go wrong coming here. Yes, it's expensive (steaks range from about $45 - 120 !!), but if you're looking for great steaks and somewhere special to eat, I can strongly recommend The Cut Steakhouse. Even the sides (veggies and potatoes etc) are... More 

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I wanted to take my mom somewhere for her birthday and she picked the cut. She drives a limo and drops off a lot of clients here and said that the place smells amazing. Well she wasn't kidding. There was three of us and we showed up a half hour early but they seated us right away as they weren't... More 

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Bedford, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Over priced, service was average. Question the weight of the cut served. The beef was tasty but certainly not worth the 97.00. Waitress promoted corn fed beef over grass fed????? Ordered bearnaise sauce......it was cold and tasted like a sweet mayonnaise with tarragon added. Should be warm and resemble a hollandaise sauce with tarragon. Very disappointed and will not be... More 

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Toronto
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61 reviews 61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I ate at the Grill at Cut along with some members of my family. It was a relaxing evening with attentive service in a beautiful setting. Some of the items we ordered were calamari, tuna seasonal salad (excellent!), lobster poutine, open faced steak sandwich (really good!), carrot soup (bland), grilled tuna and free range chicken. The prices were very reasonable.... More 

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Halifax, Canada
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We were 2 couples, enjoyed some amazing steak, a beef stir fry, and some artic char, great appetizers, beef capriccio, cheese tray, calamari, scallops, lovely wine pairings, all in a very nice atmosphere. Very attentive waitress. But beware the bill was over $400.00 before tip. A special night out for sure but not the norm for folks like us.

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Wrentham, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

STEAK, STEAK, STEAK....if you love it go there. The most tender steak that I have ever had in my entire life. Great taste, great service. Pricey but worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5120 Salter Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 0A1, Canada
    (Lower Water St)
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: 902-429-5120

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 33 - 66
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?