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La Perla Dining Room - CLOSED

73 Alderney Drive, Halifax, Nova Scotia B2Y 2N7, Canada (Dartmouth Centre)
902-469-3241
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Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Dartmouth Centre
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Dartmouth Centre

55 reviews from our community

81% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Nova Scotia
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

The restaurant closed October 2013. They offered some of the best Italian dinning and wine menus in the city. They were a fixture for many many years. I enjoyed a few meals there and I guess the times and tastes are changing.

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Dartmouth, Canada
Top Contributor
140 reviews 140 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

The Start of October was the end of La Perla. I really enjoyed this Dartmouth restaurant and over the years went lots of times. Chef James is now at the Colby Wine Bar. Sad news.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This restaurant no longer operates ... perhaps just for the best as it was struggling over the past year :(

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Cape Breton Island, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

I actually feel bad that I didn't like the food since everyone else was raving! I sent my meal back, there was so much spice I couldn't eat it, the waitress said that she thought maybe she should have warned me that the dish was spicy when I ordered it. Do ya think! The second meal they brought did not... More

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Seaforth, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

This used to be one of my favorite special occasion restaurants! I hadn't gone here for a number of years as I moved out of town and thought I would give myself a treat. I don't know where all the good reviews are coming from; maybe these people don't eat out anywhere else? the place was, well, dirty. Dinner cost... More

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Nova Scotia
Top Contributor
157 reviews 157 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

Calamari just to delicious to describe. Shrimp done in white wine and cream sauce, just amazing and shrimp done to perfection. veal with lobster and white wine and cream and a hint of curry...........savored every mouth full.....would have licked the plate if i could have. It is well worth the trip over from Halifax and handy to the Ferry, This... More

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Halifax, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

La Perla was one of my all time favorites....what happened guys?!?! I moved from Halifax several years back, however have moved back again recently. Top of my "to do" list as soon as I got home was to make tracks to La Perla....my favorite is the calamari. I went for lunch with a friend I had visiting from Las Vegas... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Very quiet and relaxing. Food was superb! A bit pricey, but the quietness and location is worth the price. The food was very fresh and flavorful. The seafood was outstanding. We entered the establishment through the back door, which is hidden and off the street. My husband and I enjoyed a very quiet meal that was delicious and satisfying. The... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Number 1 Italian food in Atlantic Canada. The owner, well she doesn't speak much, but the food is excellent. The wine selection is great.

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Halifax, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

That pretty much sums it up. Nice brickwork inside, good size deck overlooking the harbour, excellent establishment. Highly recommend.

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