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The Arms

) #137 of 582 Restaurants in Halifax $$ - $$$ , , British
1515 South Park St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2L2, Canada
+1 902-420-9781
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“shrimp toast” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Canadian, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1515 South Park St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2L2, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I used to enjoy coming here until they changed their menu to be more traditional British. I'm not sure if they succeeded, but they aren't great for anyone who likes seafood or is a vegetarian. There is basically nothing on the menu now that doesn't...More

Thank HappyDory
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for two times at breakfast. Good menu, wide selection of sweet/savoury food and breakfast buffet on weekends. Excellent food quality (e.g. fluffy pancakes, flaky pastry, fresh fruit, omelettes made on request with fresh ingredients...). Prices a little higher than normal but well worth...More

Thank Ast838
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice simple menu cooked to an excellent standard! My partner rated the Tuna as one of the best she has tasted !

Thank skitech61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Arms is withing the Lord Nelson hotel where we were staying and though we usually avoid hotel restaurants, one evening we were hungry and tired and didn't feel like exploring, so we opted for the Arms off the hotel lobby. It was a pleasant...More

Thank GaryFS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best damn fish and chips this side of the Atlantic, great ambiance, love the atmosphere and decore but this adventure wouldn't have been complete without our hilarious amazing server Styles. Thanks buddy!

Thank spiderwoman808
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for dinner after a recommendation by a local. Made a reservation but it was unnecessary for a Wednesday evening. Ordered the Ahi Tuna which was good. Well seasoned and seared with a delicate flavour. Definitely needs more vegetables as we only received 2...More

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Nice bar/restaurant attached to the Nelson Hotel indeed it does seem to be part of the hotel? Enjoyed a pleasant evening in the venue, the staff seemed very attentive and the food was as one would expect from this price point and very conveinient if...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This restaurant is located in the Lord Nelson Hotel. It has lovely heritage decor and is a good size with good lighting. We'd stopped in for a coffee during a visit to Halifax last year and enjoyed it. In fact, I'd recommend this place for...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Obviously in a busy downtown area like Halifax one isn't going to just eat in the hotel every night. But for my first night there it provided a very good meal and a much-appreciated drink, and they are open pretty late.

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here after a stay at the Lord Nelson. Our breakfast was great. The Belgian waffles with Chantilly cream and fruit were delicious and the Arms breakfast(eggs, choice of meat, potatoes and toast) featured perfectly crisped bacon-- not a bit greasy! The service...More

Thank a_prairie_kid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Bar, Canadian, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1515 South Park St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2L2, Canada (Formerly Victory Arms Pub)
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-420-9781
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With a British flair in both our decor and cuisine, you might feel like you're across the pond, but you're really in the heart of Halifax. We're located in the historical Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites, and steps We're open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch, supper and then some... Reservations are accepted.
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