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The Library Pub

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Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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472 Main St, Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P 1E2, Canada
+1 902-542-4315
11:30 - 00:00
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Wolfville, Canada
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is one of my fave places to go. I am never unsatisfied with the food. Service is iffy. Some of the servers are good and some are bad. I think they would be better served to have a career waitress that knows what she/he is doing and knows how to chat the people up. I like competence and chat... More 

Thank Sinny S
Wolfville, Canada
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The menu at the Library Pub offers a number of healthy options in lieu of the normal beer-battered pub fare. The beer and wine selections are very impressive. Guinness fans take note: they have excellent Guinness Draught on tap here. Delicious.

Thank William B
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has been my favorite place to eat in town since 2007! The food is always outstanding and the atmosphere cannot be beat. The cabbage and feta salad and flat bread fingers are not to be missed!

Thank Kathleen M
Middleton, Canada
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I'm hoping it was just an off day, but we had a pretty rough experience over Christmas break. Several items on the menu were not available. Something in the kitchen wasn't working, so that reduced our menu some more. The coffee was a long time in coming because she admittedly forgot. After ordering and waiting for some time, we received... More 

Thank DaFoosa
Hamilton, Canada
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603 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 354 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

This is a really great place for a lunch. The restaurant itself is a bit quaint and the layout is unusual as it appears to be in an old renovated house. Their sandwiches are excellent but they also offer a burger, steak, fish and pizza. There is not a wide variety on the menu, but it is good food prepared... More 

Thank trainfan2000
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103 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Nearly walked past this place as it seemed empty. But the rear and upstairs were busy. Great find with great service and decent menu. Loads of beer options

Thank Stuart T
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246 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We got some pizza here and it sounded sooooo good! It was a bit of a strange layout, we were in the front and it was quaint, but then walk thought the hall and you look like your in a different bar! We got our food and there were suppose to have roasted veggies, I lifted the pizza up and... More 

Thank RVcornell
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

This resto pub has a very nice ambiance and decor ... the food is ok but not great. We all had the Library burger which was very good, but very thick bun and served with side of bread sticks

Thank Noel P
Halifax, Canada
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119 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We were looking for a good meal on a Monday evening, and felt like having pub food. The stairs were a challenge for me as I was recovering from surgery, but once upstairs the room was warm and welcoming. My friend ordered sampling of locally brewed beer and I had a Chardonney. I felt like something hardy but it was... More 

Thank NSfoodlover
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

My wife had the fish and it was still frozen in the middle. The server Erin defended the cook by saying I watched him cook and plate it, it looked OK to me. I am terribly sorry would have been right response!!! Bad Attitude

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 472 Main St, Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P 1E2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Wolfville
  • Phone Number: +1 902-542-4315

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