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Bonehead's BBQ

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$$ - $$$
American, Barbecue, Canadian
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1014 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-407-4100
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Halifax, Canada
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75 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Took some family here for something other than seafood during one of their visits. We all had a variety of their selections and every one of us really enjoyed the food. Cost was very reasonable and the staff were very friendly and tolerant of my in-laws language barrier. Definitely going to go back and try some items that I missed... More 

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Thank Caronrick
Moncton, Canada
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My American husband was hankering for some barbeque and Bonehead's lived up to his very high expectations!

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Thank LauraMcCMoncton
Ontario
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86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Great barbeque. Lots of food, the best sweet potato chips ever. The meat is moist and tasty and the mac n cheese is great. You definitely will not leave hungry.

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Thank Travel2plus1
Sugar Land, Texas
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My love and I stopped into Bonehead's BBQ for dinner today as it has been sitting, taunting me across the street from his apartment all week. Nice little place. Cute small-time family atmosphere. Max seating for the restaurant seems to be about 20. Prices are reasonable. I had the brisket, rib and sausage plate which came with a mountain of... More 

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Thank Mary G
Calgary, Canada
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 March 2017

straightforward bbq served in a straightforward manner.no pretense here.just order at the counter and await your tray of food.

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Thank lass6565
Halifax Region, Canada
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Excellent place to eat great food great staff highly recommend this place to eat the experience was very good. Overall super impressed with the food and the staff as well will be returning in the future to try different menu items quick service and great food

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Thank Sean B
Kingston
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Saw this restaurant and a TV show. Did not disappoint. Excellent service. Pulled pork was great. The mac and cheese was the best I have ever had.

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Thank carletonbanks
Moncton, Canada
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251 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I should first mention that a few months back, I toured several BBQ joints in Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana. I have to say that Boneheads doesn't really compare to those places, but they tried. We ordered up a meal of pulled pork and sausage to share. We would have ordered brisket but they didn't have any at the time. Meat... More 

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Thank JackTheDog1
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Finger licking good is right! Their Beef brisket was as tender as it gets and the Bbq Sauce was delicious. The #1 part: Their BBQ baked beans! Strongly recommend the 2 meats combo; Great value for the price.

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Thank Anouk S
Fredericton, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The ribs were great, I had a 1/3 slab which were 4 good sized ribs and I really enjoyed them. It came with cornbread and 2 sides - I chose coleslaw and tater tots. The tater tots were great, haven't had them in years and the coleslaw was great as well. It was lots of food for under $20.00. Ate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Barbecue, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1014 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-407-4100

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?