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Tim Hortons

Downtown Halifax
Cafe, Fast food, Canadian
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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Melbourne, Australia
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2,284 reviews
588 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 428 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Tim Horton's is a Canadian institution. It's not exactly a burger joint because they server a wide range of sandwiches and cakes. If you are looking for a place to eat and have a coffee at a reasonable price, then Tim Horton's can be recommended. Somehow there is something very Canadian about Tim Horton's, it's very wholesome and a bit... More 

Thank Jeffry B
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

As a regular at Starbucks, I've always heard my Canadian friends say "you have to try Tim Hortons"!! So on my recent trip to halifax I decided that I'll give it a shot.. I went to several of the Tim Hortons along my trip and I wasn't quite pleased... the staff that worked at the square one mall in Mississauga... More 

Thank Traveling242
Kendal, United Kingdom
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305 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

If you want a quick breakfast you cannot beat Tim Hortons. Great coffee and teas, together with lovely oat cereal with maple syrup or berries.

Thank lakelover908
New Delhi, India
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148 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Always a pleasure to visit this outlet and have you daily caffeine dose!!! Enjoyed every visit, which I used to do almost on a daily basis during my week-long stay in Halifax

Thank Srivatsan
Oxford, Connecticut
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90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

The breakfast sandwiches were tasty and the coffee good, all at a low price. But you do have to stand in line and it can take a while to get your food, as well as find an empty table.

Thank PhotoRick
Coral Gables, Florida
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137 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

We had to get a quick lunch, to maximize our sightseeing excursion time. We got chicken wraps and blueberry/basil lemonade that were both delicious! The service was pretty quick and we got there in good time, no line. As soon as we'd sat down to eat, we saw a line of about 8-10 had formed.

Thank 2thdoc33133
northwest cove, nova scotia
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

We are not frequent Tim horton's customers but the last 2 visits to eat, different locations, food was sub par.. reminded me of 1st visit for food a year earlier..... soup was o.k. but chicken salad sandwich on croissant was not salad but plain minced chicken

Thank nancy
Toulouse, France
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Wonderful coffee and pecan and maple syrup pastries to die for! First place to go every morning for sweet or savoury breakfast.

Thank Troddles
Ottawa, Canada
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015

Typical Tim's liked the variety although I noticed that prices were somewhat inflated. Opened late and easily accessible from the Hotel. Just turn left as you exit the Hotel and your a block away.

Thank hb1100
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221 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2015

Stopped by here for a quick drink and snack and the food offerred is the usual coffee, doughnut, and sandwiches but if you need something to eat you should visit here.

Thank Lance J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Fast food, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?