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Lakeside Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
250 St Margarets Bay Rd | Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake Hotel Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3N 1J4, Canada
+1 902-477-5611
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Canadian
$$ - $$$
250 St Margarets Bay Rd | Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake Hotel Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3N 1J4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family dined on Thanksgiving Monday. My husband and his Mom ordered the holiday special. Three course meal. It was lovely. I had the pasta. We always have a great meal at this restaurant. Friendly waiters (especially Rob) and beautifully prepared meals every time. Meals...More

Thank cathy k
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had supper here. Lots of choices on the menu, food is good, servings are large, reasonable prices. You can eat indoors or outside with a view of the lake.

Thank TOG46
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We ate a late dinner out on the patio. Service was friendly but slow. Food was good but a bit overpriced. Nice atmosphere inside and outside.

Thank snowflake74
Reviewed 16 June 2017

It's not that often one can find a restaurant of this category attached to a hotel, but in the case of the Lakeside, it offers excellent meals, great service and terrific views out of Chocolate Lake. Not an extensive menu, but enough variety to satisfy...More

Thank yankeefan730
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Went out for dinner with friends and completely enjoyed ourselves. The Calamari is cook perfect, the OMG Burger is amazing, the hand cut fries are worth every bite and the Braised Beef Short Ribs are fall off the bone delicious. Service is quick, friendly and...More

Thank Tracy A
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed the dining room which overlooked the lake. The service was exceptional. The food was excellent. Highly recommend the blackened pan seared haddock. Prices were very reasonable. Small menu.

Thank Crazydaisy90
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We had a wonderful breakfast in this establishment and decided to try it for dinner. Glad we did! Great atmosphere/food/service and first-class wait staff.No need to go out. The prices surprised us most....very reasonable.

Thank Wanderingwindsorite
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This grill sits beside the beautiful Chocolate Lake and has many windows along the water side.. The service was wonderful and meal excellent.

Thank Pattie S
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I've eaten in a lot of places in Halifax, and was not expecting a nice place IN a hotel like this. The restaurant was very well staffed, quiet and efficient, and yet friendly, and the selection quite good. She had salmon, done perfectly and beautifully...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Food is very tasty and well priced along with great service. Great atmosphere. Recently renovated.Local beers are available along with the popular brands. there is a full bar. If you stay at the hotel, a full hot buffet breakfast is included at no extra charge.

Thank ivanf883
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
American, Bar, Canadian
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 St Margarets Bay Rd | Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake Hotel Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3N 1J4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-477-5611
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