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Turtleback Tap & Grill

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3187 Highway 2, Fall River, Nova Scotia B2T 1J5, Canada
+1 902-860-3610
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (6 reviews)
“fish” (5 reviews)
“chowder” (5 reviews)
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Grill, Pub, Canadian, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3187 Highway 2, Fall River, Nova Scotia B2T 1J5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food at Turtleback is phenomenal. We have been there quite a few times and we are never disappointed. The food is always better than expected and the service is always great regardless of how busy they are. The only downside is it gets very...More

Thank MaggieS1440
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

My partner and I met friends last night for a early supper . Everyone said hello as we entered which is always great. We sat out back on the covered Patio. We had a great waiter named Patrick. He was great, friendly and knew the...More

Thank dkeoughan
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I had lunch here with my elderly Mum & her friend, on a Sunday. It was very busy & only 1 waitress in the beginning, so I was a bit worried (my Mum is short on patience!). I didn’t have to - the waitress was...More

Thank Lucy-Olive2015
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped on the way to the airport My wife had the haddock, which was very good, however the vegetables were raw. I had the steak which was cooked ok but the meat was tough and there was a lot of gristle. Our excellent waiter,...More

Thank HSeeingtheworld
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Rating this as average, but in NS perhaps it deserves a higher rating. Beside the lake, which is nice, and plenty of parking. Looks like they may be trying to offer picnic tables at the lakeside, but right now, the way the place is built,...More

Thank Stan C
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is our local bar and grill that we frequently go to. Just in business over one year and well supported by our community. Great wait staff and owners. My go to meal is the one piece fish and chips. Very generous portions of Onion...More

Thank AlW529
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We decided to have lunch at Turtleback Tap and Grill today. The restaurant was clean and we were able to seat ourselves. Our waitress promptly gave us menus and offered us drinks. We opted for water. The water was cold, but did have a bit...More

Thank Singent
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We really enjoyed our dinner at The Turtleback. Three adults and two young children in the group all loved the food. I particularly like the chowder and the seafood platter. Quite a varied menu and full bar with large selection of beers. It's great to...More

Thank al416902
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Chowder soup was very tasty and full of seafood. Meals were hot, tasty, plentiful and well priced. Waitress was knowledgeable and willing to assist, very pleasant too. We spent some time outside near the water after lunch! very enjoyable experience.

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Great spot on the lake if you’re looking to get out of Halifax to enjoy some great weather on a lake. Food was goood, the sweet potato fries are the best I’ve had. For mains we had some of the Korean dishes and Nachos- all...More

Thank CanadaJam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3187 Highway 2, Fall River, Nova Scotia B2T 1J5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Fall River
  • Phone Number: +1 902-860-3610
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