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Bluenose 2 Restaurant

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Downtown Halifax
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1824 Hollis St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1W4, Canada
+1 902-425-5092
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Ottawa, Canada
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went there for dinner the night after a spectacular storm in Halifax. It was great to be able to walk there from the hotel. Outside they listed as a special, a lobster dinner for $20, which included soup, the entree and dessert. My husband decided to go with fish and chips. Pretty normal for ordering at the seacoast. I... More 

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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017

We arrived at the restaurant apparently between the morning menu and the afternoon menu. Difference - same items different prices. The service was fast but getting our food was another story. My hamburger was overcook and the french fries tasted of oil that needed to be changed.

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Thank thejudester n
Trinity, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2017

This restaurant had been recommended by two different people. We were looking forward to a good meal. The calamari was delicious. Main meal terrible. Pasta was not cooked. Caesar Salad and pasta both on the same plate with sauces running together. Seafood platters only thing we could eat was the scallops, haddock tasted BAD and clams so rubbery to cut... More 

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Thank joank966
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

I was sitting at the booth killing time after my meal and saw the stupid review the person before had written and felt obligated to post one of my own. It's a diner, expect that when you come in. And stop brining kids to restaurants. It's annoying not only for people around you, but for the staff as well. And... More 

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1 Thank J.D H
Simcoe, Canada
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a family friendly restaurant to go to with our kids and the Bluenose 2 was recommended. It started bad and went downhill from there. After a long wait, the kids meals arrived. Their pogos were so greasy, we could literally squeeze the oil out of them. When my husband's and my meals arrived, the veggies were... More 

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1 Thank Beth W
Wilmington, North Carolina
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Had the ham and cheese omelet... Came with home fries and toast... Food was delicious, huge portions and super hot temperature wise. Other guests in my party had eggs over easy and sausage and also pancakes. Everyone's meal was delicious- would highly recommend- and the price was great!!

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Thank Ansne M
Hamilton, Canada
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Good breakfast place downtown. Very reasonable prices. Was nearby the sights we were checking out after breakfast.

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Thank Michael L
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Our server was very nice and the food was standard pub style food. It was good until a rather sizeable mouse came by. He stopped at our table for a minute before finishing his tour of the dining room. Kind of makes one lose their appetite. We notified the server who said she would call the owner. I don't like... More 

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Thank Burns A
Fredericton, Canada
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

We sat quickly next to a window.. it was chilli so most of us kept our jackets 9n while we ate. Service had a smile but only got 1 refill on coffee. The other servers walking by would not stop by other tables for coffee. 2 of the 4 meals ordered were eggs Benny. Good sized portion but the hash... More 

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Thank Dan C
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247 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Ok, so it is not much when you go in, it still looks like the 80's, but the service and food makes up for it. I had a lobster Benedict and it was cooked bang on! This seems to be difficult in Halifax, so I was happy. I don't know if I'd get it again, it was a bit expensive,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1824 Hollis St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1W4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-425-5092

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?