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Resto Urban Dining

1516 Bedford Hwy, Bedford, Nova Scotia B4A 1E4, Canada
+1 902-832-1088
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Canadian, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1516 Bedford Hwy, Bedford, Nova Scotia B4A 1E4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressed with the ambience here and with the quality and presentation of the food along with very attentive and funny wait staff. The chicken curry was absolutely delicious! We will definitely come here again and it has a very cozy and inviting atmosphere for...More

Thank travelsoothesthesoul
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came to Resto to do a Plant Nite event with a friend that was being held there. It was the afternoon, so not too busy and we had a whole section to ourselves (the attendees of the event). Our waitress was lovely and accommodating, the...More

Thank Stephanie N
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

I had such a fantastic experience at Resto. It was my Father's 78th birthday and the atmosphere was perfect for a classy yet loving dinner. The wait staff was extremely welcoming. Jeanine our waitress was one of the most polite and professional servers I've ever...More

Thank Meggiexe
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Went here for a meeting on a Wednesday night and was very pleased with the restaurant and what it had to offer. I had the Cajun fettucine with a maple cream sauce and it was excellent. Quite often restaurants skimp on the sauce but not...More

Thank Susan R
Ryan H, Manager at Resto Urban Dining, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

So glad that you enjoyed your pasta! Can't wait to have you come by again!

Reviewed January 22, 2018

Large dark room(s) limited lunch offer, average quality altho a few strange twists. Soup garnish was not appealing.More

Thank Tigandgrace
Ryan H, Manager at Resto Urban Dining, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thank you for your review! We just wanted to make sure that you knew that our ENTIRE menu is available during lunch (apps, pizzas, pastas, entered, etc...) We do offer a small lunch-only menu consisting of gourmet sandwiches and some smaller lunch sized pastas served...More

Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

This is my first time visiting Resto and I was very impressed. The food and service was amazing. Try the blackened scallops and you won't be sorry. For an entree a great choice would be the curry pasta. We had a great selection of items...More

Thank Shane R
Ryan H, Manager at Resto Urban Dining, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Glad to hear you enjoyed yourself!! The Pesto Fingers are always a favorite, even our kids love them!! See you again soon!!

Reviewed January 16, 2018

We found this lovely restaurant by accident. We wanted Italian but all the restaurants we attempted to go to were closed on this Sunday evening. The desk clerk at the Comfort Inn did a computer search and found this for us. We were so pleased...More

Thank Caperwoman
Ryan H, Manager at Resto Urban Dining, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thanks for your review!! We have some wonderful team and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit! See you next time you're in town! If it fits your schedule stop in for BOGO 1/2 priced apps daily from 4-6pm!!!

Reviewed January 7, 2018

The service was excellent! The waitress was very friendly and helpful. But that's about all. The interior is old, very old, and the washrooms.........oh dear.... They do have signs everywhere apologizing for the washrooms, but entering them was unlike anything I have imagined. The smell....not...More

1  Thank Johnnybus
Ryan H, Manager at Resto Urban Dining, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

I am please to let you know that our plumbing issue has been resolved! It was an issue with a slow draining out pipe and I can assure you it did not have any impact on the quality or potability of our water. Please feel...More

Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

We found this place through a Groupon a few years back, and we keep returning whenever we’re in the Halifax area. The food is wonderfully tasty and satisfying. The staff is friendly and professional, and I love the decor. My only nit to pick is...More

Thank Kevin F
Ryan H, Manager at Resto Urban Dining, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thanks for your review! We have been trying a couple different genres of music to find the right fit for our clientele (no easy task!) And will deffinetly take your thoughts into considerations. Lately we've been playing some accoutic style songs mixed with some medium...More

Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

December 28th we went to Resto for dinner, which was the first time for both of us. The meal that I wanted was not available, so I had to choose something else. The restaurant itself was decorated nicely for Christmas, but it was loud (despite...More

Thank Michelle D
Ryan H, Manager at Resto Urban Dining, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

We are very sorry to hear of your experience. Obviously some of the issues you mentioned are deffinetly not how we train our staff to care for our customers and will use your review to fix these short comings. I understand the disappointment in not...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $21
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1516 Bedford Hwy, Bedford, Nova Scotia B4A 1E4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 902-832-1088
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Resto Urban Dining has a comfortable atmosphere with fireplaces and excellent service. The food and service will keep everyone coming back for their favorites! Resto is a neighbourhood restaurant where staff will come to know their guests. With an excellent and fairly priced menu and wine list, Resto is sure to become a local favorite
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