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The Italian Market

6061 Young St | Young-Kempt Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 2A3, Canada
+1 902-455-6124
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
“lasagna” (5 reviews)
“risotto ball” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6061 Young St | Young-Kempt Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 2A3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must for anyone looking for a great lunch. Fresh made sandwiches are made to order. Pasta dishes too. My wife and I like to come here when in Halifax for a fast tasty lunch.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Lunched here today and we were very disappointed....Like all Italian market style places, you stand in too long lineups to purchase a meal off a confusing array of selections on menu boards or by peering into a glass cooler...The $8 portion of chicken was small...More

2  Thank samsons4568
JulietteMarks, Owner at The Italian Market, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Samsons4568, We are sorry that you did not have a positive experience at our store. We agree, if you have not been to our store before the process can be confusing, so many items in the showcases, sandwich menu boards, etc; a lot to...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

If you are looking for a place in Halifax that sells the Italian beverage "Brio" look no further. This is not found easily in the city and is a nice reminder of visits to Italy. Grab a sandwich while you are here - either to...More

Thank Acadia80
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I visited the restaurant with my wife and her sister. The restaurant is very well decorated. Wonderful ambiance! The staff is great and all the food amazing. Everything is baked fresh in store from scratch. I highly recommend this place.

Thank 728PatrickM728
JulietteMarks, Owner at The Italian Market, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you Patrick M!

Reviewed 12 August 2017

The IM is a beautiful one stop shop for all your Italian needs! The desserts are devine but the prepared food can be a hit or miss at times. My go to's are the chicken parm sandwich and the caesar salad. I've had the spaghetti...More

Thank Byron M
JulietteMarks, Owner at The Italian Market, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Hello Byron, Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate the time you have taken. We would love to hear more about the prepared foods that have not been ideal..always interested in improvements. Ciao! Julie

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Good Americano and decent apple/cinnamon muffin ( should have taken server's suggestion and had it heated). Bright, clean, and pleasant area to linger over a coffee or meal. Professional, accommodating wait staff. Wide variety of made to order sandwiches (vegetarian options available), soups and salads,...More

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch with a co-worker, it was her first time and my second. Still super, super impressed! I ordered the Vesuvius sandwich grilled- it was sooooo yummy with a delightful spice from the Hot Genoa. We both ordered a side of olives which were...More

Thank Johanna F
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Everything was great. Staff were pleasant and the food was great. Lots of selection

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Was in doing some errands in the city and was looking for a spot to grab a lunch and didn't want fast food, came across this wonderful gem and so glad we came upon it. The staff is amazing! A+ so friendly and so helpful...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

On a whim, we stopped in here for lunch. I enjoyed the store/deli/restaurant atmosphere. I ordered a panini and salad; the paining was fair and the pasta salad was very dry. My husband ordered the stromboli and he was pleased with his. The young man...More

2  Thank Cathy W
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Elaine W
13 January 2016|
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Response from JulietteMarks | Property representative |
They have a fairly large gluten-free pasta section as well as gluten-free bread crumbs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6061 Young St | Young-Kempt Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 2A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-455-6124
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Italian Grocery, Deli and Restaurant offering eat-in and takeout meals, desserts and pastries.
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