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Jim's Family Seafood Restaurant

) #154 of 569 Restaurants in Halifax $$ - $$$ Seafood,
243 Bedford Hwy, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 2J9, Canada
+1 902-443-6112
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“clams” (25 reviews)
“fries” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (14 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
243 Bedford Hwy, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 2J9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

When touring around out of town visitors one of them had a craving for seafood chowder. I thought of Jim's but wasn't sure if they had good chowder or not. Must be good because my visitor raved about it and said he wished he had...More

Thank Acadia80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant was recommeded and once we arrived we noticed it was a local favorite. This is always a good sign of great food. Wonderful melt in your mouth fresh haddock! Staff was super friendly and helpful. Loved the pies!

Thank Blackdayliles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I took my daughter there yesterday as we have always liked the fish at Jimmys. I ordered clams and they were terribly overcooked and tough. My wife had scallops and they were so small I expect they were "bay" scallops, and overcooked....More

Thank bwilkins2014
Reviewed 19 April 2017

One Sunday decided to go to Jims for a meal. Had the fish & chips.It was just barely fit to swallow down.The batter was too thick, the batter was so crispy that it was impossible to cut with a knife & the little piece of...More

Thank steve l
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I always say it is hard to ruin breakfast. They did an average job on a Sunday morning. The service was pleasant and fast. If it was on my way, I might try again. The prices were fair.

2  Thank jacquieross241
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We enjoyed our first visit here and have been back a few times since the first one. It is a family style place with wholesome food which is generally well prepared. Seafood is the specialty here but the other meals are good and look and...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Food quality has definately changed at Jim's. We loved to order the clams and/or the fish and chips. Since it changed owners - I would not recommend you go there. The cooking oil needs to be changed - french fries were not good. They also...More

2  Thank thejudester n
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The boys were out Saturday night for my brothers birthday. We had chicken wings and clams for an appetizer. I had the chicken skewer plate with roasted potatoes, a big piece of mussaka and a separate greek salad. It was very tasty and good price....More

Thank Marco D
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We had a family gathering and decided to pick a family restaurant for breakfast. The reviews on this place were generally positive so we decided to give it a try. The menu had a good selection for breakfast. Some of us had the large breakfast...More

Thank QuidiVidiBeer
Reviewed 26 January 2017

My husband and I go to Jim's often. He always orders the donair platter or clams when available.. Love their clams & chips; unfortunately, they are not available during the winter months. However, lots more to chose from. There is one particular waitress who is...More

Thank June1945
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$11
Seafood, Canadian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 Bedford Hwy, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 2J9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-443-6112
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