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Il Mercato

1595 Bedford Highway | Sunnyside Mall, Bedford, Nova Scotia B4A 3Y4, Canada
+1 902-832-4531
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (55 reviews)
“gelato” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1595 Bedford Highway | Sunnyside Mall, Bedford, Nova Scotia B4A 3Y4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service, server was friendly and very knowledgeable about celiac disease and Offered lots of gluten-free options. They had Wonderful gluten-free options The Gluten-free carrot cake was amazing

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent and I really enjoyed the red cabbage salad and the ravioli I had, but for me this place was a little pricey. You know it's expensive when it's al a carte. I would definitely go here again, if I am in...More

Thank C M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very good Italian restaurant in Bedford. They just added a padio which is great for lunch. They have a good antipasto plate. Also,very good mussels.

Thank 254judithy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We frequent IlMercato on a regular basis. The food, the service, and the atmosphere are all top notch. On one occasion, we were dining with out-of-town guests. The restaurant is always busy, but this night was particularly so. We were 15-20 minutes late getting our...More

Thank Val G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lunch on the terrazzo of appetizers and great service!! Our wait staff was attentive and very good natured making our lunch such a good experience. We dined on Risotto croquettes, roasted veggies with goat cheese and a side salad. Each item was delicious, presented...More

1  Thank MaritimeSunLover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Professional staff and very eye appealing meals, and the roasted chicken pizza was very tasty! Always ample parking!

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband recently took me to this restaurant as part of a surprise date. We both really enjoyed ourselves. The food was perfectly prepared and the staff friendly and helpful. We decided to go back again this week to celebrate my birthday. We have had...More

Thank 1kagc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dependably good food, pleasant atmosphere...nice selection, italian ....great for group settings...love the recently completed balcony...

1  Thank nancy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Omg it was so good we sat the bar and the bartenders were awesome so friendly food was out in a flash and all home made will definitely be going again.

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite a good spot to spend an hour or two. Food is above average but not excellent. Service is fast and reliable.

1  Thank arrobarriba
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1595 Bedford Highway | Sunnyside Mall, Bedford, Nova Scotia B4A 3Y4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 902-832-4531
  • E-mail
Il Mercato - a truly authentico Italiano trattoria. Experience the very best of Italian food, wine and service. Our handmade dishes are made with passione, using the finest, freshest ingredients from Italian and local producers. Everything - from the music, the scenes, the focaccia to the gelato, even the pottery and lighting - are tutto Italiano!
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