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1725 Market St | The Prince George Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N9, Canada
+1 902-425-1987
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Canadian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1725 Market St | The Prince George Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I stayed in the King George hotel and was told the restaurent Gio there is rated top. , I went there for lunch two times , once by myself and another with 6 , both superb . The decor modern , service is efficient and...More

Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved the place. Went at an odd time, and the service and food were great! I loved my salmon. The Canadian white wine was refreshing and great with the meal. The parking in the garage was complimentary if stamped. The decor is well done....More

Thank cachirulatravels
Reviewed 4 days ago

The layout and atmosphere of the restaurant makes it feel warm and cozy. The staff are very attentive and helpful. I wish I had wrote this review sooner, because I can't remember the soup I started out with, but it was delicious! We also tried...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I came here once with friends and had a fantastic experience, so I returned with my husband for dinner recently. The second time was even better than the first! We had a reservation and were promptly seated at a table upon arrival. Our server was...More

Thank Amanda8925
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding food that is on par with any of the best restaurants in the world. Prices are really reasonable for the quality. Highly recommend

Thank Jocelyne D
Jared W, Manager at Gio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Very appreciative of your comments, Jocelyne D. Quite humbling to be compared to the best the world has to offer. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The menu is creative and has something for everyone. I went with the Bison, medium rare. It melted in my mouth. The flavours were well matched in the plate with cream corn, if you could imagine, but the cream corn was perfect, and medley of...More

Thank paddleballdude
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gio is a lovely, fine dining restaurant in the city and a great option for a night out. The decor is lovely and the service is impeccable. The menu is excellent and varied and the food quality and presentation is superb. On a recent visit,...More

Thank peispud66
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful restaurant with a lot of selection and good quality. Excellent service and a great place in general.

Thank Susan B
Jared W, Manager at Gio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I think it's a great place too, Susan B! I love hearing when our guests feel the same. We'll all be very happy to see you return!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am very careful how I rate places and I can say, Gio's was without doubt a 5* restaurant. We went for a celebratory dinner. Food was excellent, decor lovely, noisy but not so you could not talk,, service was unobtrusive and excellent. It was...More

Thank joannetravel
Jared W, Manager at Gio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

joannetravel, this review sounds like you had a great experience with us, and I never tire of hearing how special our team can make a night for our guests. From the chefs to the servers and bartenders, everyone cares so much about ensuring a great...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were waiting for our table across the street at The Keg. They recommended popping across the street to grab a drink while we waited for our table. The staff were very friendly. We sat at the bar. My Caesar was delish. I loved the...More

Thank Vanessa B
Jared W, Manager at Gio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We would love to have you back for lunch or dinner sometime, Vanessa B! The Keg has been very kind to us over the years and we have gained many new customers because of them, and we'd be happy to have you as one, also....More

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dress code?
23 October 2016|
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Response from DME312 | Reviewed this property |
Casual to dressy. Everything goes.
Barbara B
Is there any special menu or offering for Canadian Thanksgiving weekend? Turkey, for example. If so, please elaborate and advise as to which days the menu specials are available. Thank you...B
3 October 2015|
Response from Royfan | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but it wouldn't surprise me! Suggestion would be to call them. They are very friendly and accommodating and would be able to tell you about any specials they may have!
Barbara B
Is there any special offering on the menu for Thanksgiving weekend? Of so, please advise and specify which days.
3 October 2015|
Response from PBMaritimer | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, do not know. Best to contact Gio - they are very good about getting back to you. I would expect that the hotel would be offering something for Thanksgiving, but do not know for sure. The restaurant is in the Prince... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1725 Market St | The Prince George Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-425-1987
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  • This restaurant is at Prince George Hotel
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