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Chef Abod Cafe and Catering

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3217 Kempt Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X2, Canada
+1 902-455-3881
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had cheese sambusas for appetizers. The appetizer was four triangles of fried pastry filled sambusas with a delicious slightly salty cheese. We really enjoyed them. For mains, I had the chicken shish tawouq and my husband had the mixed kebabs - chicken, beef and lamb. We both had the rice and paid only an extra dollar because we wanted... More 

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Nova Scotia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

The chicken shawarma wrap with rice is quite nice. The service is good. Easy to get a table at lunch. Good Mediterranean Food.

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Thank nwaynesworld
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

If you are looking for quility food with good prices. This place is a must try. The place doesn't look so fancy, but the service and food are the best in Halifax. Try different plates. You will not be disappointed. We order food from there Fort different occasions.

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Thank Askgit
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Chef Abod's Cafe is nestled away in the North end of Halifax on Kempt Rd., which is mainly made up of car dealerships and fast food restaurants, but that shouldn't stop you from going. Ordered the mixed kebab combo (lamb, chicken and beef) and Syrian ravioli and both dishes were very tasty, and I would recommend sharing them both as... More 

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Chef Abod A, Manager at Chef Abod Cafe and Catering, responded to this review

thank you very much More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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103 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

We were at Chef Abod for the third time and once again a perfectly magnificent meal. This has become the place we bring friends when they are visiting Halifax.

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Thank huntersbro
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

We have been to many middle eastern restaurants in Atlantic Canada and we can say Chef Abod is the best. We don't even go anywhere else since enjoyed our first meal here years ago. The menu is rich. The food is so good. The atmosphere is lovely. You feel very welcomed. Prices are reasonable comparing with other places in the... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

I just had lunch here today and enjoyed a lamb burger with feta. I had a salad with it and found everything to be delicious. There is an assortment of desserts too. I had a piece of basbousa and quite enjoyed it. With such a variety of food I'll definitely be back to try other things. The dinner menu looks... More 

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Chef Abod A, Manager at Chef Abod Cafe and Catering, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for your visiting our restaurant,we hope to see you more to serve you good food chef abod More 

Dartmouth NS
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13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

It was perfect for what we wanted: a nice late lunch to meet up with a niece who was briefly in town. Might not be my choice for a romantic dinner - it's a diner in car lot territory - but if we lived near by, we'd probably go often. The food was very good, the service fast and friendly,... More 

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Chef Abod A, Manager at Chef Abod Cafe and Catering, responded to this review

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

My wife and I stumbled on Chef Abod Cafe because I struck up a conversation with a volunteer at the QEII Hospital. He mentioned he worked at a cafe. So I thought I would try it. The rather unappetizing location, nestled amongst car dealerships and fast food outlets on Kempt Road was in sharp contrast to the wonderful food.I had... More 

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Chef Abod A, Manager at Chef Abod Cafe and Catering, responded to this review

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Excellent food and good pricing, good service, Try anything and you will like all, my husband said he will be back to try more.

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Chef Abod A, Manager at Chef Abod Cafe and Catering, responded to this review

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3217 Kempt Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-455-3881

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