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True North Diner

$$ - $$$American, ,
1658 Bedford Hwy, Bedford, Nova Scotia B4A 2X9, Canada
+1 902-832-1950
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good35%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
09:30 - 19:00All hours
American, Diner, Canadian
$$ - $$$
1658 Bedford Hwy, Bedford, Nova Scotia B4A 2X9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for lunch arriving from the airport in Halifax. We always try and get to eat at least one meal here when in town. It has been a staple for quite a few years since opening. The food is always good, the waitresses...More

Thank gunsarge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This little diner packs a huge punch. Friendly staff, awesome food and great atmosphere. Love the place

Thank lighthouseladyca
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Went here for supper with my wife and sister. The hostess was unfriendly and then so was the waitress. Once the food was ordered we noticed that all the staff except 1 were very unhappy. The food was sub par and cold since it sat...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 23 June 2017

But the Sheperd's PIe was miserable. I'd guess the cheapest grade of hamburger possible was used ; runny and fatty juice, with a few small pieces of frozen carrots and peas here and there, topped with 2 mounds of what I would say was artificial...More

Thank Novie
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We were expecting a better experience due to what were told by friends. After we were seated, one of three tables with guests in the restaurant, we waited 15 minutes for water and placed a drink order. 20 minutes later got our drinks. By this...More

1  Thank 123EastCoaster1
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

This diner looks like you came out of the 50s. The interior the waitresses the jukebox it all looks like Archie comic book. I had a burger and fries the food was reasonably priced and was quick. The service was quick, staff was friendly if...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We tried True North after a year or so of avoiding the place. I can only say the food hasn't improved very much. I will not say the food was bad but not served as I expected from the menu description. The serves was slow...More

Thank Gordon I
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

What a treat to find this restaurant by the Bedford mall that's styled just like a diner straight out of the 50's: checkered floor, waitress uniforms, juke box, and Laverne & Shirley playing on the big screen TVs. On Wednesdays and Thursday they have a...More

1  Thank tshep42
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Great service, good food, and a wonderful atmosphere! Portion sizes where not excessive, not to small either. Friendly and cheerful.

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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I recently visited True North Diner for my neice's birthday. The location is central to Bedford, the food average diner food, the staff were friendly and quick, and the atmosphere is fun and inviting. We enjoyed ourselves.

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Elaine W
12 December 2016|
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Response from QuidiVidiBeer | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any reference to Brunch but I expect there is adequate menu selection for you to have a lovely Brunch experience.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
09:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1658 Bedford Hwy, Bedford, Nova Scotia B4A 2X9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 902-832-1950
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