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The Maxwell's Plum

) #97 of 572 Restaurants in Halifax €€ - €€€ , ,
1600 Grafton St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2C2, Canada
+1 902-423-5090
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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“mussels” (29 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
€€ - €€€
1600 Grafton St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2C2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 292 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My best friends and i stopped by here before going to a concert to have a bite to eat and a few drinks. food was great,nice cold beer,and service was very good. It was very busy but the atmoshere and food is a good reason...More

Thank SouthRockers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Maxwells due to the positive reviews on Trip advisor and I was sure we were in the wrong place when we were done. Our first clue should have been that the pub wasn't busy. Firstly, they have a sign that indicates Guinness...More

1  Thank easytrvlr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maxwell's has been around for a long time and always has claimed to have "The Best Fish & Chips in the World." I can attest that nothing about that has changed. A plus-sized haddock fillet, deep fried in a crispy beer batter that's feathery-light, and...More

Thank TorontoJK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I liked this place. Lots of beers, tv screens and pub fare. Very reasonably priced. The steak sandwich was delicious and tender. They offer a giant (80 oz) beer dispenser for the table! Like most pubs you can get fried pepperoni from Brothers as an...More

Thank scipiofan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked by this place in the pouring rain and thought, "Let's just go anywhere to get warm" I thought it was going to be a dive bar, but I was wrong. It was a lovely pub with a great selection of beers. As we...More

Thank Cemeterri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't speak for the food since we were only there for drinks, but the service was good and they had a decent beer selection with reasonable prices. Great spot for a drink!

Thank ericthemilkman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bit different than some of the other Halifax pubs. Massive beer selection and very friendly staff. Good location even in the construction zone.

Thank JazboOttawa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very attentive server, the food was very good. Reasonably priced. They have amazing grilled cheese and the portions were very good. Would definitely return.

Thank catherinemanion
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Halifax has so many other pubs--in historic buildings, with waterfront views or with interesting menus or in house craft beer. We went in for a snack and drinks. The $15 nachos were a joke: a vat of bottled salsa in an oven dish topped with...More

Thank punkscholar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the Friday night special of fish and chips for $6.99........cannot beat that price. Only thing that disappointed me was the selection of beers. Supposed to be an authentic British pub and had signs around advertising certain beers which, unfortunately were not available.

Thank CarolGB117NB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 Grafton St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-423-5090
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