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Red Stag Tavern

) #44 of 572 Restaurants in Halifax $$ - $$$ , ,
1496 Lower Water St., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-422-0275
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1496 Lower Water St., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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11 - 20 of 363 reviews

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend went here while in Halifax. We sat down and it took forever to get menus, after we ordered we waited forever to get our food. It seemed as though the waitress had forgotten us as we watched people come and eat...More

Thank morganfk
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review your experiences at the Red Stag Tavern. I want to sincerely apologize for your experiences, we usually pride ourselves in our excellent service, so to hear that wasn't your case is upsetting. I would like to...More

Reviewed 10 December 2016

Great place, friendly staff, good beer and nice food! I visit there frequently while working in Halifax and always welcomed with a smile from the friendly staff. All food I have eaten has been real good and highly recommend the fish n chips!More

Thank tom197
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2016

Hello Tom, Thank you for taking time to review your experiences at the Red Stag Tavern. I am delighted to hear that you are a fan of our Fish n' Chips! It's one of my personal favourites too! We will see you again soon! Cheers,...More

Reviewed 9 December 2016

Probably the best Trivia night in Halifax on Thursdays....plus they have a sweet pizza and salad deal that night too! (9.99 for your choice of personal pizza and a caeser salad) Service is great as well.More

Thank ianvision
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2016

Hello Ian, Thank you for taking time to review your experiences at the Red Stag Tavern. I am delighted everything was to your liking! You'll have to come back soon and have more Pizza and Trivia! Cheers, Gord Fraser Assistant General Manager The Red Stag...More

Reviewed 6 December 2016

The Red Stag catered our staff Christmas event at Stags Head. Kevin was very attentive to every detail, timing was perfect, food delicious and service excellent.More

Thank candacemyers2016
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2016

Hello Candace, Thank you for taking the time to review your experiences at the Red Stag Tavern. I am delighted to hear that your event was a success, and I am thankful that we could be a part of your excellent evening! I will pass...More

Reviewed 30 November 2016

The food was very fresh and very tasty. Our order came to us as ordered. We had Fish and Chips and the wonderful appetizer - Lobster Dip with 3 different types of bread/crackers. The night we went there was Trivia being played, we did not...More

Thank Colleen K
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Hello Colleen, Thanks for taking the time to review your experiences at the Red Stag Tavern. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your Dip, and even though you didn't play trivia that night we hope you come back to play it again. It is...More

Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We missed the tour of the brewery, but visited the pub for supper. We were happy to see Alberta beef on the menu, since we needed a bit of a break from seafood. Both and the steak sandwich, and the 10 oz. steak were wonderful...More

Thank Amanda L
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Hello Amanda, Thank you for taking time to review your experiences at the Red Stag Tavern. I am delighted to hear that everything was delicious, and the service was great! We hope you come back soon! Cheers, Gord Fraser Assistant General Manager The Red Stag...More

Reviewed 27 November 2016

Organized a lunch following a visit to Pier 21 and Kevin and staff were most accommodating.The food was great and most of the group enjoyed the fish and chips which were excellent accompanied by a cool beer. Would recommend this for a party as there...More

Thank Jane M
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

Hello Jane, Thank you for taking time to review your experiences at The Red Stag Tavern. I am delighted to hear that everything was enjoyable. We hope to see you and your gang again soon! Cheers! Gord Fraser Assistant General Manager The Red Stag Tavern

Reviewed 6 November 2016

My boyfriend and I came here for my birthday and it was a great place to spend it! We had an amazing waitress who was very attentive and just an overall nice person, I loved the whole old fashion feel of the restaurant it was...More

Thank 302cal98
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review your experiences at the Red Stag Tavern. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed you stay with us. I would love to hear more about your stay if you would email me at gfraser@redstag.ca we...More

Reviewed 3 November 2016

Dropped by the tavern for a late lunch on a windy, rainy day while our cruise ship was in Halifax. Was by myself as the rest of the party couldn't handle the wind and rain. The pub looked inviting so, why not? Asked my waitress...More

Thank Brian B
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review your experiences at the Red Stag Tavern. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed you stay with us. I would love to hear more about your stay if you would email me at gfraser@redstag.ca we...More

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I visited the Red Stag for lunch and had the lobster mac and cheese, it was so good i came back for dinner and had the seafood fettuccine. Great value, the food on the harbour in Halifax is really expensive and the Red Stag gives...More

Thank pinkjet
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review your experiences at the Red Stag Tavern. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed you stay with us. We hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Gord Fraser Assistant General Manager The Red Stag Tavern

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1496 Lower Water St., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-422-0275
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Description
Your neighbourhood pub in the downtown core of Halifax Nova Scotia.
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