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Bistro le Coq

1584 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
+1 902-407-4564
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (24 reviews)
“escargot” (13 reviews)
“duck breast” (10 reviews)
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All hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1584 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
Neighborhood: Downtown Halifax
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11 - 20 of 247 reviews

Reviewed March 2, 2017

I selected the gnocchi, which I agree is delicious; my husband had the duck and also enjoyed it. We will definitely enjoy a meal here again when we are in Halifax.

Thank Evelyn R
Reviewed February 13, 2017

The gnocchi is really delicious! The service is great and the restaurant has an enjoyable atmosphere!

Thank TeamZizou
Reviewed February 1, 2017

A first time visit to Bistro Le Coq proved to be a delightful experience. It was a frigid January evening so the warm and cozy rustic décor was a welcome sight after a brisk walk from our hotel. Our waitress was both efficient and personable....More

1  Thank lahave
Reviewed January 31, 2017

Does have dishes like the fois gras and other french staples. the fries are excellent. Only one or two tables to accommodate larger groups. Service with a smile and the food tastes very good. You can't go wrong between this one and east of Grafton.

Thank R K
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Amazing Gnocchi! My partner had duck breast, it was also amazing. Prices are very reasonable. HIghly recommend this spot!

Thank sutaker
Reviewed January 4, 2017

A lovely French bistro. The menu was classic, and all the food was all very well prepared. The marrow bones were the highlight of the meal for me: a very generous portion (share them!) with a lovely blueberry compote that complimented the dish nicely. I...More

Thank AWanderingOne
Reviewed December 30, 2016

The title says it all. We went here for dinner a couple of days before Christmas, on a rainy weeknight. We were early but there were still a number of people in the restaurant. We both ordered the steak sandwich, with fried egg on top....More

Thank Katchapuri
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Roasted garlic & herb, mushroom and gruyere cheese - incredible Gnocchi! Great wine selection, friendly service.

Thank LivingLifeFull2012
Reviewed December 4, 2016

My wife and I can't say enough good things about Bistro le Coq. We are both living in Ontario and wanted to get married in Halifax as she is from the East Coast. In November 2015 we went to Halifax to scout out various venues...More

1  Thank Shawn W
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Sat in the bar, loved the European atmosphere. Great personal service. Amazing wine and drink selection. Had the GNOCCHI it was AMAZING!!!! Best thing I've eaten in quite a while. Perfectly cooked, amazing mushrooms, luscious hearty cream sauce topped with cheese. Perfect execution.

1  Thank Iknowmyfoodk
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Can you make reservations on a Sat pm?
April 21, 2017|
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Yes you definitely can!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
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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