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Fireside, Halifax: 5 reviews and 7 photos

  Halifax: Former Fireside restaurant
by pieter_jan_v
 
 

Can you believe that I almost forget to visit this restaurant after being 6 weeks in Halifax. Even in such a short time you build up habits and taken shortcuts to Spring Garden Road and missing al the fun The Fireside has to offer. Well it's a fabulous basement place with a cosy bar section and even cosier dining section hidden behind the bar. Great service Halifax-style and something to return once a week.

Revisited in 2006 and had a great dinner on the upper floor. New was a security guy at the frontdoor. It lost some of its cosyness, but the food still was great (mmm, onion soup!).

2016 update: I was triggered by local member tvor. The restaurant is no more. It's completely gone. The website just said: Error establishing a database connection. Clear enough (and sad).

Hours of Operation:
Open Year Round.
Mo-We: 11:30AM - midnight
Th-Sa: 11:30AM - 2AM
Su: 4PM - 11PM

Favorite Dish: Local Canadian.

Address: 1500 Brunswick - Halifax NS B3J 3X9
Price Comparison: about average
Directions: 1 block from the Citadel, close to Spring Garden road.
Phone: +1-902-4235995
Price: US$11-20
Rating: 4
Theme: Local
Website: http://thefireside.ca/

Review Helpfulness: 3 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Apr 25, 2016
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