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Esquire Restaurant

772 Bedford Hwy, Halifax, Nova Scotia B4A 1A2, Canada
+1 902-835-9033
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good53%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Diner, Canadian, Soups
$$ - $$$
772 Bedford Hwy, Halifax, Nova Scotia B4A 1A2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The place was very busy for a Sunday night and this is why we stopped as usually a busy parking lot means good food. My wife had the clam chowder soup and it was very good, I had a fish casserole and it was also...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This is what I think of when I think of diners of old. This place has many "comfort" dishes like corned beef and cabbage, liver, etc. It has daily specials and in restaurant banking. I went for their famous seafood chowder and a the haddock...More

Thank woodmister
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This is an old fashioned restaurant that is great for lunch or dinner. I always love their lobster sandwich so fresh.

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 19 September 2017

My wife and I dropped in for a late lunch at this very popular restaurant. We have been here before for dinner and were very pleased.I had breaded haddock tips and fries.The fish lacked a fresh taste but the fries were perfect. My wife raved...More

Thank Loncolnmorris
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The Esquire has long been known for their Seafood (as well as Fish and Lobster) Chowder, and rightfully so. The rest of their menu is very good, don't get me wrong, but the Chowder is the hidden golden nugget.

Thank MikeMcM2015
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Can't go wrong with the Esquire if you are looking for comfort food. I recently had lunch here and ordered the special. It was a ham and swiss cheese sandwich with a bowl of split pea and ham soup for $9.00. It was delicious!! If...More

Thank Acadia80
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We ate here for breakfast twice and dinner once.It was very enjoyable. We were visiting a friend of my husband's for a week and he took us here for breakfast on Sunday morning. I had the waffle with bacon and of course the hot tea...More

Thank C M
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Thank you Jake for being our server. You were great! Had both chowders: seafood and lobster. Oh man! Both were delicious. Wanted to share a cabbage and corned beef special. When Jake brought two plates of it we thought he got the order wrong but...More

1  Thank Ten-After-Ten
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Always come here for breakfast before leaving the city. Love the atmosphere and the customer service is always good. Busy at times but worth the wait.

Thank lighthouseladyca
Reviewed 4 September 2017

While visiting family in Bedford, N.S., I was treated to a lobster roll luncheon. The lobster was ample and fresh and the server was excellent. Family members tell me the food is always tops there. I'll be back coming back on my next visit to...More

1  Thank weeseafla
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Diner, Canadian, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 772 Bedford Hwy, Halifax, Nova Scotia B4A 1A2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-835-9033
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