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2 Doors Down


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

Your neighbourhood restaurant in the heart of downtown Halifax, bringing a fresh, modern style of casual dishes using a local and seasonal ingredient base. We believe the simplest and most familiar dishes can be prepared in ways that commit them to memory. Working closely with Nova Scotia farmers and artisan food producers, our menus change with the seasons and attempt to showcase local produce with globally inspired flavours.
$11 - $19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
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All reviews smokehouse burger kale caesar salad pork chop fish tacos mac and cheese fries chowder trifle cheesecake potatoes bread sister restaurant you gotta eat here wait for a table sat at the bar worth the wait great dinner
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Such an amazingly authentic restaurant. Food was great and arrived so quickly. It was refreshing to come to this restaurant which was packed with people and service was efficient, friendly and just right Have told so many people how wonderful our experience was. Thank you....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank wanderlustlady2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice restaurant with good service at the bar! I recommend the shrimp tacos, the scallop risotto and a local draft beer!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Eric L
Reviewed February 6, 2019

Very nice casual restaurant. Had the old school burger with fries. Fresh and hot, generous servings. Service was excellent. The only reason that I have given four stars,, rather than five, is due to the limited beer choices, with only 3 craft beers available. I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Greg B
Reviewed January 1, 2019

We went to 2 Doors Down at 5:15 pm on a Saturday night and got one of the last tables for two. It wasn't in a prime location, as it was in the hallway that the servers went down to get food for all the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank ToTravelIsBrilliant
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

We have been here a few times and always enjoyed it. The food is really good . We loved our soup and sandwiches. Friendly staff.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank easterntreker
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Seven of us dined here and it was a fabulous experience. We enjoyed drinks like the beer cocktail and Lunenberg rum punch, entree of Chicken Adobo, cream of mushroom soup, seafood chowder, kale ceasar salad, desserts of vanilla bean cheesecake and their phenomenal gingerbread. Service...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Paradise493147
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We made a last minute decision to head to 2 Doors Down for dinner a few weeks ago. My brother in law had been there for lunch with some co-workers and raved about their fish tacos. The waiter that greeted us was very friendly and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed November 17, 2018

After a day of walking we stopped in for a late lunch / early dinner - this was a great choice. I had the pork chop with fried macaroni and cheese. It was delicious! I contemplated ordering another one to go. My wife had the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jim U
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Hubby had the pork chop with deep fried mac'n'cheese. I had a surprisingly excellent curry. I also drank the Mendota cocktail with pink grapefruit, vodka and IPA. superb! Excellent service and a wonderful atmosphere. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EmmaE1974
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Visited 2 Doors down last weekend, underground parking nearby on a rainy night. Were directed towards the bar as they do not take reservations, waited circa 30 min to be seated. quite busy but served promptly. Waiter very professional and knowledgeable on the menu. I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Carol H
August 29, 2017|
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Response from Sparra53 | Reviewed this property |
Certainly no live music at 2 Doors Down when we were there. The food however was delicious.
September 18, 2016|
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Response from Scott W | Reviewed this property |
They don't take reservations unless you have a good sized group as far as I recall.
July 5, 2016|
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Response from Rhomar3 | Reviewed this property |
Including wine I'd say about $60-70 per person.
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