When it come to fresh, succulent seafood, Fredie's Fantastic Fish is unparalleled by most other restaurant in the neighborhood. Intimate, rustic and cozy, with a warm, welcoming atmosphere, this is the perfect place for a casual meal with friends and family. Only the freshest possible ingredients go into the food served here, so expect you meal to be nothing short of truly enjoyable. Walk in for a bite of the signature Fredie's Fantastic Seafood Chowder, Fish Burger and Chips and Lobster Roll, which never fails to be an absolutely delectable treat.
The alluring aroma of freshly roasted beans is what invites you into this cozy coffee shop. Java Blend Coffee Roasters take their coffees seriously, as one can see from their dedication to brew freshly pressed pots, and serve premium blends. The top notch coffee is not the only attraction here, as the attentive staff and stellar service also manages to keep you hooked. Not to mention that the coffees are extremely well-priced and reasonable. Alongside their brews, Java Blend Coffee Roasters also serve a smattering of baked goods like muffins, cinnamon buns and gluten-free snacks.
The Coastal Café is a casual neighborhood cafe located in the North End neighborhood of Halifax. The cafe specializes in breakfast and brunch dishes although lunch is also served here. With locally sourced, seasonal ingredients for their dishes, the freshness of the finished product is definitely a positive trait here. Try out delicious cafe fare like the egg varieties, Durty BUrd, Las Rancheros Huevos and much more. Sip on some strong coffee or juice to complement your food and make it a complete experience.
Start your day with freshly-baked goodies and a cup of coffee at the Cabin Coffee, a charming cafe delighting locals and travelers alike. The cafe is quite spacious and has ample of seating spaces indoors as well as at the patio. The cozy couches lined around the fireplace make a perfect place to get work done in solitude while enjoying scrumptious sandwiches, salads, veggie chili and more. The service here is swift and friendly, and the baristas are always generous with their smiles.
This bar slash entertainment venue on Argyle Street is unpretentious, casual and fun, as is evident right from its unique name. The food here is great, the music is lively, and the crowd is energetic and vibrant. And once you visit this place you will find you don't need any more reasons to have a great time. Happy hours at the Foggy Goggle are between 3p and 7p. Don't forget to sample the Goggle Burger that's prepared with grilled homemade beef and is totally bacon infused. Another absolutely divine item on the menu is the Lobster Mac & Cheese; don't miss it even if you are watching those calories. Besides listening to live music, you can also play a game of Scrabble, or listen to some old records from the collection available at the Foggy Goggle.
GECKO BUS has carved a niche of its own within a short span of hitting the streets in 2014. Set in a former school bus, this neon green-hued food truck with its distinct gecko shaped design is a much anticipated sight for Clayton Park residents. Their innovative Mexican fare is made from scratch daily and you can catch a glimpse of their creativity in process through their open-kitchen. Dig into their fresh tacos with fillings like spiced Fajita chicken, Bombay vegan lentil curry, pulled pork and spiced ground beef. They also have a choice of sour cream toppings such as lime and cilantro, and mango. Their burritos and burrito bowls are equally noteworthy. Their dishes are made as per order to retain its freshness. The huge line bears testimony to its popularity, so try to come a bit early as chances are they might run out of stock. Piquant and cheap, your meal at GECKO BUS is surely worth the wait.
Eclectic watering hole with European flair, the Economy Shoe Shop Cafe & Bar serves a wide variety of delicious cocktails, beers, and savory treats like burgers, mussels and nachos. Think of this hot spot as a four-in-one stop. The Belgian Bar, The Backstage, The Diamond Bar and the Economy Shoe Shop Café & Bar. There is always jazz, public readings and an ever-changing selection of artworks. This place is often packed on weekends, so be prepared to wait to be seated. A fantastic meeting place for locals and tourists.
Treat your taste buds to scrumptious pizzas at Freeman’s Little New York. This restaurant is known for serving a delicious meal featuring a variety of pizzas, delicious burgers, wraps, salads and much more. The food menu is followed by a refreshing beverage menu. This restaurant is known to serve some delicious options for the gluten-free dieters. Its casual ambiance and friendly staff is sure to make you want to come back for more. Its pocket-friendly menu and commendable service makes this place a local favorite.
Bistro Le Coq is a charming restaurant serving delectable French food. The place has a welcoming vibe; it's decorated beautifully to remind one of a quaint, French house. There are ample of seating spaces thereby making it perfect for larger parties, and the corner seats that let you soak in the ambiance, are ideal for romantic diners. The menu dictates quintessential French dishes, these are cooked to perfection and presented with elegance. Though the prices at Bistro Le Coq may seem a bit steep, this place leaves no stone unturned to make your meal a memorable one.
Opened in 1999, Mezza Lebanese Kitchen has been growing strong with each passing year with their delectable Lebanese fare. Owned and run by the Nahas family, it has become a local staple for Downtown residents for shawarmas, falafels and Lebanese pizzas. Emphasizing on using local products to retain freshness, their street food fare scores high on flavor, texture and deliciousness. Dig into their beef donair, falafel, shawarma, souvlaki, Donair Pizza and Chicken Shawarma Pizza. Don't be surprised if this late-night diner becomes a regular haunt for your shawarma indulgence.
Burrito Jax is known among the locals for their budget-friendly and healthy food. They have taken the quintessential burrito and woven a delectable story around this Mexican dish to impress your palate in more than one way. All you have to do is: select your filling, choose the salsa, then the sauce and the extras and you have got yourself a delicious treat without burning a hole in your wallet. This is a perfect place for a lunch detour during your escapade through the city.