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Colby Wine Bar and Bistro - CLOSED

900 Cole Harbour Rd, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2V 2J5, Canada
+1 902-435-5148
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
Jun 12, 2014
“A disappointing second and last visit”
Oct 6, 2013
“One of top three restaurants in Westphal-Cole Harbour”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Canadian, Italian, Wine Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
900 Cole Harbour Rd, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2V 2J5, Canada
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Reviewed June 12, 2014

Our first time here, we were happy with the food quality, décor and service. Had the chicken Parm - quite good. Our return visit was disappointing. Ordered the pasta, and it was very apparent that it had been precooked as it was swelled and mushy....More

Thank Tamara M
Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

Clean! Quiet. Comfortable. Service ranges between good and excellent (depending on server). Food ranges between very good and excellent although prices are a shade high for a few menu items. Beverage choices are better than most places but ale prices appear aimed at keeping bar...More

Thank Fiend4Food
Reviewed February 24, 2013

So there you are in a strip mall, surrounded by grocery stores, pet stores, and a certain W superstore, and you're hungry. In front of you, you see the Colby's Wine Bar and Bistro. "Probably not too bad," you think to yourself. "May as well...More

Thank Dabble58
Reviewed February 8, 2013

At first it was great value. After menu changes and increasing prices my views have changed. I tend to try other restaurants at the moment as the pricing puts Colby against higher competition. Also, I found the waitresses to be friendlier in the beginning and...More

1  Thank luvyolo
Reviewed January 23, 2013

My husband and I went to the Colby for lunch on a Thursday afternoon In January. We got there at approx. 12:15pm, and there were 4 other tables full, two persons at the bar, and a few that came and went from a back area...More

Thank trip-together
Reviewed January 8, 2013

We have been there quite a few times service is always good, friendly and informative the food is different than most places and very good.

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed December 14, 2012

i found that the new incarnation provided average quality at high prices. The venue was much better as the ale house with good german quisine and beers.

Thank Alastair B
Reviewed December 4, 2012

I had brunch there recently at The service was good, friendly and attentive. The food was decent, no major complaints. It was pretty standard restaurant food for a restaurant in a mall/plaza. The major problem that I had was with the orange juice that we...More

1  Thank Mark B
Reviewed November 11, 2012

I have been to the restaurant many times. As a vegetarian it has been a pleasure to consult with the chef and eat his offerings. The homemade bread was wonderful. Now is a new story. The service is sparse and unduly long. The food is...More

1  Thank bobokitten
Reviewed October 2, 2012

I had been here a few times, and was always underwhelmed by the food, I heard they had launched a new menu so I figured I would try it out. It was spectacular! They have a deal where you get three apps for like 20$,...More

Thank Willwillwillwill
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$20 - $25
Cuisine
Canadian, Italian, Wine Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Cole Harbour Rd, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2V 2J5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 902-435-5148
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