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The Loose Cannon Scottish Public House

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1566 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
+1 902-407-8797
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good56%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“stew” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Scottish, Canadian
$$ - $$$
1566 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice cosy spot. Good deals on food if you purchase a pitcher of beer. It was quiet with few people in on the Friday evening we were there. I was surprised that we had to wait for more glasses to arrive before we could...More

Thank Kris A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stepping into the Loose Cannon, you will see every corner: it is a cozy place, which is a nice way to say it is tight. And that is about where my criticism ends. Having tried multiple haggis from Scotland, I was excited to try the...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had one drink in here on a bit of a pub crawl on Argyle Street but it had an intimate old pub feel which I really enjoyed

Thank martininblack63
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I went to the Loose Cannon with sons friends last week for the 1st time. It was small but excellent service & food. There was a great selection of scotch! I will def be going back.

Thank bev m
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in Wednesday for the Blues with Joe & Brad, excellent tunes! Sunday JJ & I stopped for dinner and the open mic. The Cottage Pie and Steak Sandwich were Excellent as well.

Thank Basil G
Reviewed 7 September 2017

late supper after working on my computer in my hotel room. small inviting place good beer selection they had Haggis on the menu great music playing while I enjoyed a cold Newcastle and an incredible dinner of Haggis, mashed potatoes and green beans. so glad...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great time at the bar with "Harv" the bartender! Very friendly, gave us the quick run down on the does & don't regarding Halifax night life. Service was fast, made us a few drinks that were delicious!! Great spot to start off, live...More

Thank travelots26
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Good place for late night drink. Got a beer and another custom vodka drink which was good. Also got the madras curry which was alright, good papadams though. Music was great. Service slightly slow although there were only 2 of them for the whole place...More

Thank Vjay S
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Worth stopping in. Solo at the bar while you wait for your wife to shop. Or couples for beer and apps. Comfy place. Cute waitress's. But they look sad ( school? Life ?). Kind of Fargo-like in this place. - wifi. Good lord get it....More

Thank travelcato
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Went here for some quick bites and and few drinks. We were a large group so we had some trouble squeezing in the small place but we managed. Food was very good, service a bit slow but not horrible. There was live music to keep...More

Thank TeamFfej
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Bar, Pub, Scottish, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1566 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-407-8797
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it seems to be owned by The Bitter End.
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