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Dhaba Express

8 Oland Cres, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3S 1C6, Canada
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“naan” (14 reviews)
“butter chicken” (25 reviews)
“vindaloo” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
8 Oland Cres, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3S 1C6, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Okay so it was a Wednesday night and maybe they weren't expecting it to be busy, BUT to only have one server doing the tables, the front counter and everything else was ridiculous. We had guests from out of town and had made a reservation...More

Thank bdp01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here several times...not sure why we have not given a review yet! Better late than never, as the saying goes! We have never been dissapointed here - the servers are always kind, the ambience is quaint and relaxing, and the food is...More

Thank Wine_Dine_Relax
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is our favorite Indian restaurant in the city. For me it was important that I could get in the door due to a recent injury. So many restaurants are not mobility friendly. The chicken masala and the lamb curry was amazing. Nice big servings...More

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This was my first visit to this lovely little gem on one of the side streets of a very busy shopping area. Although a cozy but quaint little venue and at capacity - I never felt too close to my neighbour and we could easily...More

2  Thank travellerbynature
Reviewed 30 August 2017

My son and I always choose a place to eat out of the ordinary. We decided Indian. It's a little place. The food was very good. Large portions. Brought some home. The flavours made your taste buds wake up. Thought it was a little pricey...More

Thank Sammy611
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I have now dined here twice and think it's fantastic. Not only is the food very good, recommended by multiple Indian friends, and perfectly made, but the dining room is beautiful and the decor is elegant. My husband and I both ordered the combination plate...More

Thank HappyDory
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Very good place for real Indian cuisine. Full menu with all the items you would expect. Food quality is high and worth the short wait. This place should be on your list. Although we ordered from menu, we noticed other diners asking about "custom" items...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 12 August 2017

My boyfriend and I just celebrated our 6th anniversary recently, so of course we reserved a table at our favourite Indian spot in Halifax. As usual, we had a lovely time. We mentioned to our server that it was our anniversary and she asked the...More

Thank Byron M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

highly rated place and so we ate here and we weren't disappointed. The butter chicken and the chicken tiika marsala were both wonderful. Also check out their dessert shop a few doors down with great choice . She even stayed open late for us when...More

Thank Zappafan5797
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This is a hidden gem that anyone looking for good Indian and south Indian food . Plus the new grocery store next door is also great if you want to cook your own..

Thank Shahzad D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Oland Cres, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3S 1C6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: 444-4411
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