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Stories Fine Dining

5184 Morris St | The Halliburton Halifax's Boutique Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1B3, Canada
+1 902-444-4400
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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5184 Morris St | The Halliburton Halifax's Boutique Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1B3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 216 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place for fine dining. Very well kept. Staff over and above service. overall wonderful . Would recommend this establishment.

2  Thank Blainegray160
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our third night in Halifax we ate at Stories. It was excellent from beginning to end and by far our best meal of the trip. We ate at other restaurants while in the city that have been rated higher than Stories but I can't...More

4  Thank Mimaof3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with a group and were seated in a private room. Service: we felt forgotten. When one of us went to find a waiter, either they were texting and hardly responded or they were no where to be found. Ordering: waiter prided himself on...More

Thank VanGogh2
halliburtonHalifax, Owner at Stories Fine Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

My initial reaction to this review was that the user must have posted to the wrong restaurant page. We have a small team here and we have no recollection of many of the issues raised from this guest. We would never flip a wine bottle...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Haliburton and booked our evening meal at Stories and we were glad that we did. It was a quiet, intimate and relaxed experience. The food delicious, the wait staff accommodating and helpful. I have only praise for our experience at this...More

1  Thank Michele W
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely celebratory dinner here. The wait staff was most attentive and helped us with wine selection and food selection. Our appetizers were yummy--both the tiger shrimp cakes and the Hant County salad and our mains of the Strip steak with a lovely...More

1  Thank Virginia F
halliburtonHalifax, Owner at Stories Fine Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your special evening with us. We agree, the AAA beef with braised beef and blue cheese cap is extraordinary! We hope to see you again soon. Robert Pretty Owner, Stories Restaurant The Halliburton Hotel Halifax, Nova Scotia

Reviewed April 30, 2017

Only heard about restaurant from a waiter where I had lunch and I am SO happy that I did. Loved it. Atmosphere elegant and romantic, small and intimate. Each plate perfectly balanced with all items showcasing the high quality fresh and local ingredients perfectly. Service...More

1  Thank basialozo
halliburtonHalifax, Owner at Stories Fine Dining, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2017

Thank you for posting your comments for TripAdvisor readers. We are happy for the referral and that you enjoyed your dining experience. "Small and Charming" is what we do best! I will pass your kind words on to Phillip and our Chef Scott. Sincerely, Robert...More

Reviewed March 10, 2017

Dining at Stories is a beautiful, intimate and gracious experience. The service is impeccable. And the food is wonderful - start with the scallops or crab cakes, move on to the salmon or beef and finish with the chocolate cake or one of the other...More

1  Thank EnglishinMontreal
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Going for the third time so far this year.(Jan to March). Expensive but worth it. Staff is great. Nothing but great experiences.

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halliburtonHalifax, Owner at Stories Fine Dining, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2017

A return guest is our biggest compliment. We know there are lots of great restaurant downtown. Thank you for your business! Sincerely, Robert Pretty Owner, Stories Restaurant The Halliburton Hotel Halifax, Nova Scotia

Reviewed March 9, 2017

We enjoyed an excellent 3 course meal , wonderfully prepared and presented. Our server was a delight and very attentive.

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Thank oldwoodencanoes
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Stories is located in the historic Haliburton Inn in downtown Halifax. My husband and I have visited several times and are always delighted with delicious meals, superb wine list, and gracious and attentive staff. Our last visit was with family to celebrate a birthday. We...More

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halliburtonHalifax, Owner at Stories Fine Dining, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2017

Thank you for choosing Stories to celebrate your special evening. I am so pleased to hear that it was a success and you and your guests enjoyed your experience. Sincerely, Robert Pretty Owner, Stories Restaurant The Halliburton Hotel Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5184 Morris St | The Halliburton Halifax's Boutique Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-444-4400
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