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Bitter End Martini Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Downtown Halifax
Bar, Canadian
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1572 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
+1 902-425-3039
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16:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 02:00
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87 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had such a fun night at Bitter End a couple weeks ago. Went after we went to supper at A Mano. Got there early, 1030pm or so... ordered a few bottles of wine & enjoyed the evening ! First time going when it wasn't completely packed & ordering full bottles of wine which I didn't realize you could do !... More 

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Thank kComeau89
Saint Andrew Parish, Jamaica
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to unwind. Nice atmosphere, friendly staff and a nice vibe. Good happy hour prices and quite an extensive drink menu. One of my go to places.

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Thank K W
Saint John, Canada
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

1/2 price martini's and $7 appies! How can you go wrong! Excellent food, fantastic drinks! Customer service was great! They had 2 stag parties of 16 & 12 come in while we were there & they handled things fantastically 👍🏻 Best spot to go on a late Saturday afternoon to get your evening started! 🍸

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Thank L E
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

A friend and I visited for Martini Monday, both of us have been previously. This time we went a bit early for food and martinis, before the busy crowd came around 11pm. As it started to get busier, we tried to get our waitress to come over and give us our bills. We tried for about 20 minutes before we... More 

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Thank Leah H
Dubai
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Reviews said: "Classy Martini Mondays?" No. "Nice spot for a date." No. "Fun place to hang out." Only if you enjoy sour faces who become offended when you repeatedly ask them to, "Please not sit on my coat." "A classy place with a bit mature crowd." Doubtful...did noone ever notice the teams of offensive drunk girls carelessly pushing like they... More 

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Thank kimb3rley
Halifax Region, Canada
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Met some friend for a Christmas drink.From 4/8 is happy hour all the food was under 7$ great pub grub and drinks were 25percent off had a great time one of the waiters his name is Will,a really good waiter very attentive.would recommend.this bar.

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Thank Gerrard251
Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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196 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Enjoyed the haddock fish and chips. Friendly staff and very good food. Right downtown so easy walking as parking in Halifax is limited.

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Thank Phil R
Burlington, Canada
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335 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

On a sunny & warm evening the Bitter End is a great place to sit on the patio , enjoy a drink and people watch . Service is excellent and the snacking food is quite good .

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Thank Jack M
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I came here during our Valentine's Day night out, and weren't disappointed! I had two of the martinis and he had some draught beer. Beer selection isn't too extensive (they specialize in shaken drinks), but was still a really fun night. The music is exceptional - it doesn't seem to be much of a "dancing" bar, but... More 

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Thank Jessica G
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40 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

The Bitter End is nestled in a busy block of inviting bars and restaurants about a 10 minute walk from downtown's Hollis Doubletree Hotel. My twenty-somehting year old daughter and I had dinner across the street at the Argyle, and stopped by the Bitter End for after dinner drinks before the 8 p.m. happy hour ended. Excellent, tasty martinis -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Canadian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 02:00
Monday
16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 02:00
Thursday
16:00 - 02:00
Friday
16:00 - 02:00
Saturday
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1572 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-425-3039

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