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Tim Hortons

Downtown Halifax
Coffee Shop, Bakeries
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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Dining options: Coffee & Tea, Breakfast

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Tim Hortons Halifax

Amazing cappuccino & delicious cookies. My first visit to a Tim Hortons. Really really tasty. I'll try more Tim Hortons.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 29, 2014
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  • Doing business
  • Families with children
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Toulouse, France
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Wonderful coffee and pecan and maple syrup pastries to die for! First place to go every morning for sweet or savoury breakfast.

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Typical Tim's liked the variety although I noticed that prices were somewhat inflated. Opened late and easily accessible from the Hotel. Just turn left as you exit the Hotel and your a block away.

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Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Stopped by here for a quick drink and snack and the food offerred is the usual coffee, doughnut, and sandwiches but if you need something to eat you should visit here.

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Lake City, Florida
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254 reviews 254 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

As Americans we had heard of Tim Hortons from Canadian friends and were looking forward to checking it out on our trip to Nova Scotia. I can say that it was ok but it was certainly no Krispy Kreme by a long shot. Tim Hortons does offer other things than doughnuts and they all seemed to be busy when we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Amazing cappuccino & delicious cookies. My first visit to a Tim Hortons. Really really tasty. I'll try more Tim Hortons.

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Mattituck, New York
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136 reviews 136 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We stopped in for coffee and pastries. I ordered an apple dumpling and my wife ordered a cinniman roll. The waitress first tried to give me apple struddle and when I corrected tried to give me an apple filled doughnut. I guess she was not familiar with an apple dumpling. The dumpling and the cinnimun roll were just ok. The... More 

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Los Angeles
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77 reviews 77 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The downtown Halifax waterfront Tim Horton's dark roast decaf was full of rich taste, yet mellow, not bitter. For my taste, it was very good coffee! The ham and cheese tea biscuit had one fragment of ham the size of a rice grain and many spots of cheese on the top. As an American, I would spontaneously have called it... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

First let me say I think Canada and Canadians are wonderful, welcoming and exceedingly polite. But, although I know Tim Hortons is a national treasure to you, it really isn't as good as you lead us to believe. We stopped at this Tim Hortons to have breakfast and coffee. The coffee had a bitter taste and was their new bold... More 

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Louisiana
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360 reviews 360 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

What can you can about Tim Horton's. Its the Starbucks of Canada. We really enjoyed this restaurant every where we went in Canada.

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Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

I just went to tim hortons for a large size when i got a medium size. I ordered for half french vanilla and half regular coffee in a medium size. The cashier charged me for large french vanilla and large regular coffee instead of charging me for medium french vanilla. I am not going to this location ob Barrington street... More 

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Address: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Bakeries

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Halifax

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Bakeries

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Families with children

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