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Stories Fine Dining

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$$$
Seafood, Contemporary
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5184 Morris Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1B8, Canada
902-444-4400
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent meal, great service, our new favorite in Halifax

A fantastic meal. Very nice menu with interesting items such as elk, tuna, and bison. My wife had the scallops which she said were excellent. She also had the elk which was excellent. I started with the chacoutirie plate and tuna which were both excellent. A nice selection of wine at sensible... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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Fredericton, Canada
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
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Fredericton, Canada
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94 reviews 94 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

A fantastic meal. Very nice menu with interesting items such as elk, tuna, and bison. My wife had the scallops which she said were excellent. She also had the elk which was excellent. I started with the chacoutirie plate and tuna which were both excellent. A nice selection of wine at sensible prices. Casual fine dining is an excellent description.... More 

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New Glasgow
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

The restaurant is delightfully small and intimate, service was spectacular and the food devine. The menu had a good selection to fit a variety of tastes with unique appetizers and entrées.

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Halifax, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

My husband and I took my mum to Stories for her 90th birthday in April, 2015. This was the perfect opportunity to visit this highly regarded restaurant. The setting is small and intimate in a beautiful historic house in Halifax. The service struck just the right note between being highly professional, discrete, attentive and friendly. Our server made my mum... More 

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Rexton, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We browsed through Tripadvisor before we dined and all the positive reviews were certainly accurate! The wine selections were presented in groupings which made it very easy to pair with our menu choices. We had the tuna and the salmon and we both felt that they were possibly the best we have had in a restaurant. The charcuterie was amazing... More 

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Lunenburg, Canada
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10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

My wife and I are new to the area, so we're reluctant to declare Stories the best restaurant in Halifax. But it's certainly the best we've been to. We stayed at the Halliburton House and took advantage of the "Spring Stories" special, which is a good deal. We ordered the duck breast and the beef tenderloin, their two most popular... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

My wife and I enjoyed several delicious meals here over the years. I particularly like how they kept the character of the older homes when they established the restaurant / hotel. We like to start with a drink in their comfortable wing back chairs sipping on glen breton single malt whisky. Never disappointed with dinner. Appealing to the eye and... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We continue to enjoy the wonderful atmosphere, varied menu, delightful presentation, great service and delicious offerings at Stories. It has been our favourite place for many many years and it does not disappoint. From the relaxing library bar, wonderful for a cocktail before dinner, to the intimate and tastefully decorated dining rooms, it offers a lovely dining experience.

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Halifax, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I've been to Stories at least a half-dozen times. It's the most exquisite dining experience in town. The preparation is classic, the ingredients top notch and the service superb. Best fine dining in Halifax

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Barrie, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Food was amazing. The house wine is very flavorful. The servers were very professional and they were able to ensure order was perfect. .

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London, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

VALENTINES DINNER, arranged for us by my lovely lady who is a local. Freezing outside so we arrived by taxi at this ''old world'' boutique hotel and restaurant in ''downtown'' Halifax where we received a warm and friendly welcome in the most attractive of surroundings. The restaurant is small and intimate with tables well spaced and couples of all ages... More 

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Additional Information about Stories Fine Dining

Address: 5184 Morris Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1B8, Canada
Phone Number: 902-444-4400
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
Average Prices: USD 25
Cuisine: Seafood, Contemporary

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5184 Morris Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1B8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: 902-444-4400

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Doing business, Entertaining clients, Romantic

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