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3644 Kempt Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X8, Canada
08:00 - 19:00
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All hours
Sun 08:00 - 19:00
Mon - Fri 07:30 - 20:00
Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've never had a bad meal here. It's clean, simple and comfortable, with lots of available seating and quick service. you can have everything from a simple and delicious club sandwich to a mouth-watering steak or some pretty fine fish and chips. for dessert, I recommend the bread pudding. Their standard prices are very good and their specials are quite... More 

Thank DonBrown
Sydney, Canada
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

My wife and I just had dinner at this restaurant. The service was very good and the food tasty. Portions were large and were enjoyed by both my wife and I. The only disappointment was a customer at a nearby table who took a phone call while we were dining. Not only did this very loud gentleman take his call... More 

Thank Reg D
Halifax Region, Canada
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82 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Kempsters have a varied menu with breakfast, lunch and dinner. The food is very good, the atmosphere is nice with wonder smells wafting from the kitchen of bacon and other breakfast treats. The serving staff are young, energetic and cheerful. A great place to start your day.

Thank Gordon I
Halifax, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Today I went to Kempster's for an anniversary breakfast. It was also my daughter's birthday as well. I had the Kempster's Breakfast, my daughter had French toast and my wife had an omelette. Everything was delicious! Our server was very friendly and always made sure that my coffee was full. She was very pleasant and had a welcoming smile.

Thank Erik L
Ontario, Canada
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

So we arrived at the airport and took a cab to downtown to get our rental car. Driving there the talked about getting some lunch. The cab driver suggested Kempsters, he said it's just down the street from the car rental building. So glad we did. We both ordered the lobster on a bun with fries. At first I thought... More 

Thank dreamer_in_kw
Halifax, Canada
Level Contributor
33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

I have been here for breakfast many times and they serve up fantastic breakfasts, much like Denny's do. I was there just a few days ago and had the 3 piece fish and chips and believe me, I can eat, but there was a bit too much and I had to force myself to eat it all. It was delicious.

Thank teddifax1957
Nova Scotia
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91 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

My recent lunch with my mother (very much a senior) was enjoyable till it came time to pay the bill ! My clubhouse was fab and her meat loaf although somewhat bland without the fabulous gavey passed her 90 years of food opinion. Although paying in the past was mostly slow but tolerant this day a banquet size group of... More 

Thank sunandsandNovaScotia
Fredericton, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

This is a family breakfast restaurant not a fancy dinner restaurant. The booths are comfortable. Good selection. Felt like home.

Thank Barrie B
Sambro, Nova Scotia, Canada
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

My husband and I had lunch here today. My fishcakes and beans were very good. My husband had seafood chowder and he said it was the worst chowder he's ever had. It was mostly a bowl of potatoes with very little seafood and was completely tasteless.

Thank Nancy P
Halifax, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

My wife,grandaughter and I had lunch at Kempsters restaurant.We were greeted with a smile and led to our booth.The menue was extensive:my wife ordered Thai food and my granddaughter and. ordered fish(haddock) and chips.We were served 3 delicious pieces of fish each with first- rate fries. We were offered the dessert menu but declined. I drank tea and lemon with... More 

Thank Loncolnmorris

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
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

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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?