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Stories Restaurant

Downtown Halifax
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5184 Morris St | The Halliburton Halifax's Boutique Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1B3, Canada
(902) 444-4400
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Always looking south
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved everything from the food, to the ambience, the timing of the service. We would recommend this even if one has to drive in Halifax (which is a pain) to get to it.

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Moncton, Canada
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We had dinner with some visitors and were very impressed with the quality of the food and the intimate dining room. It is certainly a lovely restaurant but rather pricey.

Thank LauraMcCMoncton
Flossmoor, Illinois
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We arrived for a stay at the Halliburton and found they had one last reservation for dinner that night and so we grabbed it, not wanting to hit town and then try and navigate finding a restaurant at 7:00. The wait staff was incredible - helpful, friendly, and very willing to accommodate dietary restrictions. I was disappointed that they had... More 

Thank GlenClarkST
Denver, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We were pleasantly surprised to be able to book a table at Stories upon our Saturday evening check-in to the Halliburton. The chef was informed of special dietary restrictions and was pleased to accommodate on short notice. The food was creative and locally-sourced - and delicious. The atmosphere is relaxing and intimate. A great find in Halifax.

Thank Ellen D
Saint John, Canada
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

The 3 course meal we had was one of the best.Everthing was cooked to perfection. Presentation was perfect.

Thank Brenda D
Halifax, Canada
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

A very fine restaurant indeed. Our friends took us to this restaurant and it was amazing. The scallop starter was just a die for! My wife had the duck and I had beef, both were outstanding. For dessert we had the chocolate. It was the best chocolate dessert I have every eaten. Our server was friendly, helpful and very timely.

Thank JavaDoog
Toronto, Canada
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197 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

The small boutique Hotel has a nice little dining room with about 5 tables in it . We were a group of 4 and had a wonderful dinner there . Everyone ordered different dishes and a fine wine made for a great meal . This is right in the heart of downtown in easy walking distance from the hotels and... More 

Thank Sam K
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

We love it. Just keep going and going. The scallops appetizer wrapped in rice paper cannot be found anywhere else. Beautiful, quaint restaurant and very nice staff.

Thank Tracyyyyyyyy
Douglas, Massachusetts
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103 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

The food is excellent, well served in an informal atmosphere. I enjoyed the guinea hen breast which was excellent. Another of our party had the elk loin with boars shepherd pie which was also outstanding. A delightful unhurried evening accompanied with excellent wine and outstanding service.

Thank James S
Nova Scotia, Canada
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131 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

My wife and I celebrated our 25th Wedding Anniversary dinner at Stories and were very pleased that we did. The server (Eleanor) was excellent ... friendly and helpful with menu recommendations and very attentive to our needs. She knew it was our anniversary and offered us a glass of champagne to start which was a classy touch. For appetizers, I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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: (902) 444-4400
  • This restaurant is at The Halliburton

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