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Bistro le Coq

1584 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
+1 902-407-4564
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (30 reviews)
“steak frites” (16 reviews)
“duck” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1584 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited for lunch on a warm day so shaded outdoor seating was welcome. Waitress was great...explained the menu very well. Food came pretty quickly and was both well cooked.and presented..Salade Nicoisse and Steak sandwich were also reasonably priced. In an area where there are a...More

Thank Mirren14
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went for a nice meal with friends. The food was good. Not great, but good. I expected better quality for the price. We ordered beer, and it came in different sized glasses, with some bigger than others - same price. The server took a long...More

Thank oh_canada_44
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We joined family at this fine French bistro and were impressed with the small, but interesting menu, a fine quality wine list and a bright and lively decor. There are many by the glass offerings so we choose a Loire Sparkling and a White Bordeaux...More

Thank 1francophile
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for farewell dinner on Collette tour and was really great. We enjoyed the chicken and I had the steak sandwich with fries. Had chocolate bark for desert and it was the perfect end to a great trip.

Thank Roy P
DanielleRCR, Public Relations Manager at Bistro le Coq, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for spending your final night in Halifax with us - we loved having your group in! Merci!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ambiance, people and food we all great. We had the bone marrow appetizers along with the salads vicoise, our mains were lobster salad ( all lobster in a beautiful presentation) along with the duck , delicious sauce to accompany a well cooked duck. Great taste...More

Thank Paul H
DanielleRCR, Public Relations Manager at Bistro le Coq, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Tu es tellement gentil! Lovely to hear you enjoyed your time with us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The difference between a Restaurant and a Bistro is that the latter originally has its focus on 'Homemade style' meals. Nowadays, there are less differences between the two and expectation of restaurant quality naturally falls on the Bistro menus and foods. Here is a blow...More

1  Thank 165Doc
DanielleRCR, Public Relations Manager at Bistro le Coq, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm sorry and disappointed to hear that your meal wasn't satisfactory - we do strive to offer the highest quality items on our menu and our chef and kitchen team is small but mighty and usually serve up outstanding meals to our clientele. We have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ouefs en meurette were really good and the confit de canard as good as any in France. Little lacking on atmosphere earlt on in the evening.

Thank sandsh0912
DanielleRCR, Public Relations Manager at Bistro le Coq, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Lovely to hear you enjoyed your oeufs en meurette & duck confit - the oeufs are a new item on our menu so we are always pleased when we receive good feedback on it!

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We ate dinner here and decided to have fish. Our waiter was very helpful with our wine selection. We had modules frites to start which were excellent but be aware it is a large portion. For main we had boulabaise which was also excellent. A...More

Thank Mark F
DanielleRCR, Public Relations Manager at Bistro le Coq, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2018

Merci Mark! Glad you got to try some of our most popular dishes!!

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We had a late lunch at around 3 pm. The waiter was prompt and helpful giving suggestions and details about dishes. We were very happy with the food, service and ambiance. The portions are not big but sufficient ( not meant to be shared). It...More

Thank alina d
DanielleRCR, Public Relations Manager at Bistro le Coq, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2018

Thank you Alina - you're welcome in our "home away from home" any time!!

Reviewed July 28, 2018

We stumbled upon this little bistro while checking out the area around our hotel and were pleasantly surprised by its charm, excellent and warm service, as well as great food.

Thank 361jill
DanielleRCR, Public Relations Manager at Bistro le Coq, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2018

We're a hidden little gem in the city but we're glad you found us!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1584 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-407-4564
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