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Bitter End Martini Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Downtown Halifax
Bar, Canadian
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1572 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
+1 902-425-3039
16:00 - 02:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 02:00
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Halifax Region, Canada
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Met some friend for a Christmas drink.From 4/8 is happy hour all the food was under 7$ great pub grub and drinks were 25percent off had a great time one of the waiters his name is Will,a really good waiter very attentive.would recommend.this bar.

Thank Gerrard251
Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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193 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Enjoyed the haddock fish and chips. Friendly staff and very good food. Right downtown so easy walking as parking in Halifax is limited.

Thank Phil R
Burlington, Canada
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335 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

On a sunny & warm evening the Bitter End is a great place to sit on the patio , enjoy a drink and people watch . Service is excellent and the snacking food is quite good .

Thank Jack M
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I came here during our Valentine's Day night out, and weren't disappointed! I had two of the martinis and he had some draught beer. Beer selection isn't too extensive (they specialize in shaken drinks), but was still a really fun night. The music is exceptional - it doesn't seem to be much of a "dancing" bar, but... More 

Thank Jessica G
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79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

The Bitter End is nestled in a busy block of inviting bars and restaurants about a 10 minute walk from downtown's Hollis Doubletree Hotel. My twenty-somehting year old daughter and I had dinner across the street at the Argyle, and stopped by the Bitter End for after dinner drinks before the 8 p.m. happy hour ended. Excellent, tasty martinis -... More 

Thank ChrisMcNeil
Halifax, Canada
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

My group of friends love to all hit this spot at some point in our nights out. However, we also like to get the group out to go for martinis and half price apps. Its a great place to be with friends, or to go on a date! The martinis are great, service is always good, and the atmosphere is... More 

Thank Lacey M
nova scotia
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81 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015

Happy Hour from 4-8pm each day with Tapas all for $7 or under! Nice interior and sidewalk tables, friendly efficient wait staff. We enjoyed the Mussels Marina, Thai Chicken Bites, Nachos with Pineapple and Proscuitto and Bacon Wrapped Scallops with Maple Syrup. Known for its extensive Martini Menu, we just had well drinks @ $3.50 each - bargain! Will definitely... More 

Thank DeniseAtBeach
Halifax, Canada
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117 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

A good pint and the daily special were solid. The service is pleasant. Lots of locals/regulars at the bar. Good music.

Thank Bruce Z
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015

Lots of snow and ice outside the bar. Myself and two girlfriends had two glasses of wine at stubborn goat and walked down to bitter end. I actually fell on the ice outside. I walked in then i looked back, a man that had been in the corner with 3girls came over to tell my friend she couldn't come in.... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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85 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2014

This bar is out go to in the city. Staff and friendly and remember what your favorite drink is. No cover to get in. Martini Monday's drinks are $6.25. Staff are knowledgeable in drink making and will whip up anything you like. Classy, however you don't have to dress up to go to this bar. Music on Friday & Saturday... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Canadian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1572 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-425-3039

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?