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ela! Greek Taverna

215 Chain Lake Dr, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3S 1C9, Canada
+1 902-876-8899
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“greek salad” (32 reviews)
“lemon potatoes” (10 reviews)
“lamb” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
215 Chain Lake Dr, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3S 1C9, Canada
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

Authentic and delicious Greek food. Extensive menu - something for everyone! Nice ambiance - Greek décor, very clean. Limited wine selection, however, Greek wines were perfect with our lunch. Service was prompt, polite and professional. Free parking adjacent to restaurant.

Thank John S
Reviewed December 29, 2017

We often stop in to this restaurant when shopping in Bayers Lake as it offers good service and a relaxed dining experience. When we entered the restaurant we both noticed a very strong bleach smell. We were on a tight schedule and hoping perhaps it...More

Thank Alikat1957
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

I had supper here with a friend recently at the Bayers Lake location. It never seems overly busy on nights when I have been here but there were a few tables of customers on this occasion. I ordered the pan fried haddock and vegetables. The...More

Thank peispud66
Reviewed November 19, 2017

I thought the atmosphere was great. There was nice Greek music playing in the background, not too fast, not too loud. I liked the tree with the little lights and the white stucco walls, as it reminded me of the Greek islands. Our waitress was...More

Thank sun044
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Food was dry, burnt and my mouth tasted like char for an hour after eating here. My wife's food was the same. The salad is not a Greek salad, made mostly of romaine Lettuce. For a high end restaurant they should be ashamed. The dressing...More

Thank James L
Reviewed October 20, 2017

True taste of Greece, make it a point to go here. All the food has great flavours. Feels like you are on vacation

Thank Weldon M
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

We love Greek food and my 2 sisters and I were pleasantly surprised with this restaurant. Very helpful staff and nice atmosphere. We had a variety platter and were not disappointed. Wonderful bread beforehand and lots to eat. I definitely would recommend this to others.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed October 5, 2017

My cousin took us here, lovely menu, good food, pleasant staff, nice restaurant in a newer center, enjoyed it !

Thank Steve G
Reviewed October 4, 2017

The atmosphere is charming though a bit loud (due to the tile floors). I especially liked the Santorini blue accents on the way to the ladies' room. Our meal was very good but not quite authentic. Our server did not seem very happy to be...More

Thank Alison L S
Reviewed September 29, 2017

This is wonderful place in the shopping area. Nice atmosphere and the food is so delicious. I always get the lamb kabobs and Greek salad. My favorite.

Thank easterntreker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Chain Lake Dr, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3S 1C9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-876-8899
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Description
With the same ownership for nearly a decade and a half, our commitment has been to provide our guests with the most authentic Greek dining experience; the same enjoyed by our families and friends in Greece. We are relentless in sourcing the freshest, best quality items from local, organic farms whenever possible. We take great pride in our commitment to buy the best and using only real Greek product.
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