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Kempsters

€€ - €€€American, ,
3644 Kempt Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X8, Canada
+1 902-453-0236
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good32%
  • Average25%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible5%
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“fries” (6 reviews)
“french toast” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Canadian, Diner
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
3644 Kempt Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Good food and fairly reasonable prices. The portions are fairly good as well. The service was good. We had a small group so we made reservations online.

Thank nwaynesworld
Reviewed 1 week ago

I havent been here in a while, but I checked it out after seeing they added ribs to the menu on their (falling apart) road sign. I was not disappointed! Ribs are easy to get good, but hard to get perfect. They really have them...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at Kempsters for breakfast. Great friendly atmosphere, great waitresses. The food was good too!

Thank SunnyDay167
Reviewed 9 October 2017

visited there last week.. ordered the seafood platter which was a huge disappointment. the haddock was dry and old tasting, the scallops were those frozen battered ones and so were the shrimp. if i had my time back i would have just got up and...More

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Stopped in for breakfast as we were in the area. We were greeted by a friendly and welcoming hostess. The breakfast menu had a selection of skillet meals, breakfast specials, pancakes, side dishes and a kids menu. Hubby ordered the breakfast special of eggs, home...More

Thank K.C.NovaScotia
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Went to Kempters after church with my aunt and tried a cup of their seafood chowder. Oh my....what a cup it was. Steamy, hot, and delicious! They did NOT overdo the amount of potatoes in their chowder and there was a ton of seafood. It...More

Thank Shari C
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Had great meals a couple months ago so went back only to cross it off our list of good local places to eat. Grilled fish very over cooked and almost burnt. Maple curry chicken penne ok but last time it was excellent. Good service. Not...More

Thank llinel
Reviewed 1 June 2017

A family-style restaurant with an excellent location and very friendly service. Unfortunately, they seem to be having some troubles in the kitchen. The food didn't meet my expectations based on prior experiences eating here and I was a little embarrassed I had recommended the restaurant...More

Thank TorontoJK
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We used to grab a quick eat here every now and then. No more. Their specialty is breakfast, tends to be busy and service relatively prompt. The rest of the daily and lunch and dinner menu,s are the standard fare. Better to have breakfast here...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I emailed ahead of time to be sure that they could cater to allergies, I was assured yes they could just tell the waiter. I explained the allergy and was still served home fries that I could not eat as they were salted. I told...More

Thank jjejermaster
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 19:00
Monday
07:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 20:00
Thursday
07:30 - 20:00
Friday
07:30 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3644 Kempt Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-453-0236
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