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Red Stag Tavern

) #44 of 579 Restaurants in Halifax €€ - €€€ , ,
1496 Lower Water St., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-422-0275
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster dip” (14 reviews)
“burger” (35 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1496 Lower Water St., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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11 - 20 of 374 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and a cold beer. We shared the fish and chips, more than enough for 2 people. It got quite busy while we were there but the staff were excellent. The only downside was the very loud music, much better to keep...More

Thank Janice C
Reviewed 15 June 2017

On my last day in Halifax I grabbed a lunch at the Red Stag Tavern while visiting Keith's. The Chowder was good and I enjoyed the beer as well

Thank Terry F
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

When you finish the Keith Brewery tour your ticket has a free sampler of Keith beer. Situated beside the Brewery tour it is an old decor from the 1800. The staff was very friendly and helpful with all the different choices of ale. We were...More

Thank Larry L
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The staff is very friendly and social and the burgers are excellent! The new Micro brews are great as well.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We eat at the Red Stag regularly and always seem to recieve good service. We used the Groupon coupon and Tuesday 2 for 1 fish special to get the nachos, steak dinner, the steak sandwich , fish and chips and the pan fried haddock. THe...More

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent pub to try the fabulous Alexander Keith's brews and maybe before or after a brewery tour of the famous Halifax brewery.

Thank mnratch
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant numerous times. The first time I was there it was fantastic. The waitress was friendly and the food was great. The second time I went to the red stag the service was AWFUL. The waitress was abrasive and no...More

Thank Jen L
Mike C, Manager at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your experiences at the Red Stag Tavern. I want to sincerely apologize for your experiences, we usually pride ourselves in our excellent service, so to hear that wasn't your case is upsetting. I would like to talk...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

I really enjoy restaurants that offer a good atmosphere and this one did not disappoint. The decor was really cool and the service was excellent. I had the fish & chips and it was awesome. I would definitely recommend this restaurant and will be back.

Thank Gilles R
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

a great affordable meal for just 30 bucks for 2 with a Groupon includes a desert 1 appetizer and 2 mains great casual night out includes local band Northern lights as well if you are travelling through a must go to little pub in Halifax...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 24 February 2017

My sister and I went for our first visit to the Red Stag last night. We started with the Roasted Tomato and Lobster Dip. The dip had good flavour but the lobster was scarce. It was served with what was described as 'a variety of...More

Thank Chantelle M
Mike C, Owner at Red Stag Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2017

Hi Chantelle, Thank you for taking the time to review your experiences at the Red Stag. I am sorry to hear that our food wasn't up to our usual standards. We pride ourselves in our great food, and great service. A lot of our dishes...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1496 Lower Water St., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-422-0275
Your neighbourhood pub in the downtown core of Halifax Nova Scotia.
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