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Lower Deck - Downtown Halifax

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1887 Upper Water St | c/o Historic Properties, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S9, Canada
+1 902-425-1501
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1887 Upper Water St | c/o Historic Properties, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great food super beer a warm friendly fun place to be local music ---you have to go well worth it and experience you will never forget you wont want to leave

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank John W
Mike C, Owner at Lower Deck - Downtown Halifax, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the review, John! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visit the Lower Deck often. We always enjoy the great atmosphere, live music and amazing service!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank L7317TRkimm
Mike C, Owner at Lower Deck - Downtown Halifax, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much! Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! So thankful to have a place in Clayton Park to go to for great food and a decent place to dance! Love the bands, especially my fave, Shaydid! Great atmosphere and prices are reasonable and comparable to most places around. Love their...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the Lower Deck. We have been going for many years and we love the music, atmosphere and food. It is also a great place to go for New Year's Eve!!! Love it!! In the summertime the bands play outside, and they also have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Barb L
Mike C, Owner at Lower Deck - Downtown Halifax, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Barb! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed November 4, 2018

Love this place ! For a night out - complete with Great Food - Great Staff and Great Live Entertainment (guaranteed) you cannot go wrong to visit to experience Great Maritime hospitality at its finest. S & K Hamilton

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ken-Sherry H
Mike C, Owner at Lower Deck - Downtown Halifax, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Cheers!!!!

Reviewed October 31, 2018

an absolute must on a visit to Halifax! Beef stew all around was excellent but was too early for the band...they play great music in here and the communal tables add to the experience!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Steve_and_BettyAnne
Mike C, Owner at Lower Deck - Downtown Halifax, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, Steve & Betty!

Reviewed October 21, 2018

We had a quiet late lunch in the beer garden. Our server, Stephanie, was delightful. I had seafood chowder and a glass of white wine. My husband had the quinoa roll. The food was good and nicely presented. We enjoyed the unhurried meal as we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Maryann L
Mike C, Owner at Lower Deck - Downtown Halifax, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So happy to hear you enjoyed your lunch with us - Come again soon!!

Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Celebratory atmosphere with strangers and friends. Takes you back to a time when everyone felt like your old college mates. Can never pass up a chance to visit this place when back in town. Really enjoy the live music. I always end up leaving with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Vetboy
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We just had drinks here, heard the live music and had to go in. Music was outside, plenty of beer, ciders, and high balls brought around on large trays. Great fun, we sang and danced all night. We are 3 women on the far side...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sandi L
Reviewed September 29, 2018

We went to the Lower Deck for dinner tonight (September 29, 2018) and while the food was OK and the ambience very nicely pubbish, the last employee you deal with sets the tenor for the whole evening. The way that employee behaves towards you, is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Archie1954
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beapelley
October 4, 2018|
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Response from Randy C | Reviewed this property |
No, idea. We drink he local beer.
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mommysdb
September 2, 2017|
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Response from michaelmaloney | Reviewed this property |
No reservations. 9 for the music.
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Lschupp
March 5, 2017|
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Response from Mike C | Property representative |
Marriot Habourfront is the closest! There is also the Delta Halifax and Barrington that are close by.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1887 Upper Water St | c/o Historic Properties, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-425-1501
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Description
The Lower Deck "Where the Music flows as Freely as the Ale, And Good Times are Guaranteed."
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