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Henry House

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
South End
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Soups
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1222 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y4, Canada
+1 902-423-5660
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11:30 - 00:15
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 00:15
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed the choice of stouts here, and the food was good too - a notch above most pub cuisine. The upstairs restaurant and downstairs bar atmosphere given one a good choice, depending on mood and company. The service was friendly and fast; I'll be back!

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Thank amandapalmerfan
Halifax
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is one of my "go-to" restaurants in Halifax because it is consistently good! It has a great relaxed atmosphere in a historic building in Halifax. I've tried many items on the menu and I've enjoyed each one. It has pub style food as well as great entrees. Worth a visit if you are visiting Halifax.

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Thank Sandra S
Halifax, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great place for both white table dining and more relaxed British pub meals.Historic Henry House is always worth a visit.

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Thank peter g
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Henry House for supper. I require GF which they had a special menu which is great. The atmosphere is relaxed and very friendly. The staff was great and service prompt. Will definitely visit again next time we are in town.

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Thank Lise C
Halifax, Canada
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Does not look like much when you first enter but the food is really good, I also had great service which never hurts, the only downside i found is that when its busy it gets pretty cramped.

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Thank CFuller87
Toronto
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60 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was friendly and prompt. Food was as expected. Beer list was decent with a couple of local options.

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Thank iliketravel99
Nova Scotia
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107 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice dining experience, nice atmosphere, and prices are what you'd expect for this type of establishment.

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1 Thank NSRoadrunner7
Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

One of our favorite places to visit when in Halifax. The atmosphere is excellent, cozy tables even a fireplace and hearth. The staff were attentive and polite, they took our drink orders right away....try the flight of beer! We opted for traditional pub food which was absolutely flavourful and filling. We had our desert upstairs on top floor sitting beside... More 

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1 Thank Mark L
Halifax, Canada
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Rather than just add to the long list of deservedly positive reviews of the food and drink available at this classic Halifax eatery, I want to add information not evident from those reviews: Henry House now has a full, gluten-free menu. This option, and staff awareness of the issue, mean that Henry House ought to feature more prominently among the... More 

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Sugar Land, Texas
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Visited this pub for a nightcap after dinner and while walking home. Great location. Perfect public house ambiance. Large choice of Lagers, Ales and Ciders. Minimal spirits served. Although we did not eat, there were many tempting items on the menu to include Shepherds Pie, Bangers and Mash and Fish and Chips. Will definitely be going back to try the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:15
Monday
11:30 - 00:15
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:15
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:15
Thursday
11:30 - 00:15
Friday
11:30 - 00:15
Saturday
11:30 - 00:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1222 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 902-423-5660

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