Halifax Regional Pubs & Sports Bars
Looking for a place to wet your whistle? Drop in for a cold one at a local Halifax Regional pub or sports bar. Saddle up to the bar or pull up a chair and nosh on nibblies while watching the game. Pubs and sports bars usually feature a full menu and TVs for watching major sports events. Be sure to read all about Halifax Regional's pubs and sports bars in the descriptions below along with maps and reviews.
Enjoy dinner and drinks in an olde English-style pub, situated in the new world. English favourites are available, including bangers n' mash and shepherds pie, as well as a few contemporary dishes, like tortilla pizza and tandoori chicken.
This tavern has provided residents and guests of Halifax with live music and pub-food since 1948. Types of bands regularly booked here include punk, indie, rock and alternative country. The food menu at Seahorse features everything from poutine to pan seared Haddock.
Conveniently located in Downtown Halifax, the 'Stache is a historic pub and eatery that features an extensive menu, frequent live entertainment and an exciting rooftop patio. During the summer months, be sure to take advantage of their Lobster Fest.
Housed inside a historic brick building across the street from a popular tourist attraction, the Halifax Citadel, this tavern is open seven days a week. Halifax Alehouse specializes in local Maritime microbrews, and does so by stocking over 15 beers on-tap.
Established in 1971, this tavern serves pub food and beer to visitors of Halifax's North End. Favourites on the menu include the potato skins, deep fried pepperoni, baked lasagna and the smoke meat on rye.
Enjoy traditional pub food and cold bevvies at this establishment, located in the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel.
Durty Nelly's is a lovey little Irish pub located on Sackville Street in Halifax. Typical pub fare with an Irish flare is offered on the menu.
A lively pub with an ample dinner menu, this establishment can be found in Dartmouth. Hungry dinner guests of Old Port can choose from items such as the sizzlin' beef wrap, the jambalaya and the haddock almondine.
Situated in Halifax's Brewery Market, this pub features a variety of events, including an open mike night and live music. Open seven days a week, this establishment also caters for both small and sizable functions.
Located just outside Halifax on Waverley Road, this bar and grill is a classic Maritime tavern with plenty of seafood on the menu including scallops, clams, lobster, mussels and fish and chips. Steaks and burgers are available for land lubbers. Open for lunch and dinner, there is a brunch on Saturday and Sunday.
Nachos, calamari, lobster roll, burgers, pizza, steaks and more are served at this gastro pub. Hancrafted ales are available on tap daily, along with an array of micro-brewed craft beers and a range of Keith's.
Serving its own collection of eclectic creations, this tavern can be found in Halifax's Barrington district. Some of the beers on-tap here include the India Pale Ale, the Ring Berry Ale and Keefe's Irish Stout.
Patrons here will enjoy the comfortable atmosphere of this British style pub. Located in the former CIBC Bank building, a heritage property which was built in 1900; guests will enjoy Elephant & Castle's famous fish 'n' chips, beer and other classic British fare.
Halifax's local haven for Jazz enthusiasts, this pub can be found in the Waterfront district. While listening to the live Jazz music performed at Stayner's, guests can order from the establishment's food menu which contains grilled steaks and Maritime seafood dishes.
Open seven days a week, this bar books musical acts on a regular basis. Cheers dinner menu is packed with popular pub foods like poutine, nachos, steak sandwiches and philly cheese steaks.
Located in the historic properties along the Halifax waterfront, the Lower Deck serves hearty pub food with nightly music beginning at 9:30pm. The Beer Market and Tap Room (catering) are also associated with the Lower Deck.
Open for lunch daily, this traditional pub features a menu of pub grub and Celtic-inspired specialties. The pub is a frequent host to live music acts from the region and beyond.
Located in Casino Nova Scotia, Trapeze offers you great food and fun right on the beautiful Halifax waterfront. Enjoy an exciting selection of appetizers, entrées and delectable desserts.
Unashamedly tacky, Hooters offers a fun atmosphere, full bar, a classic menu and good times.
Providing thirsty patrons with over 20 types of ales and lagers to choose from, this pub can be found on Argyle Street. The food menu at Foggy Goggle features several pub favourites, and fresh, organic specialties.
Visit the Granite Brewery in the historic Henry house for traditional pub food and distinctive microbrewery beers. Try the Peculiar beer.
A classic Irish pub, complete with free wireless Internet access, the Old Triangle can be found in Halifax's Waterfront district. Classic Irish meals found here include the steak and kidney pie, curry and chips, Irish stew and the Irish boxty.
Found inside the Clayton Park Shopping Centre, this pub televises the latest live sporting events. Winston's food menu contains a wide range of foods such as nachos, chicken wings, steak sandwiches, and French fries. This pub stocks over 20 types of ales and lagers.
The Beer Market is part of the Lower Deck experience and is found on the middle level of the property. A lively atmosphere is created with a live DJ and dancing on weekends. A full menu is offered, from appetizers to sandwiches, pizzas to entrees. Atlantic mussels are a specialty.
Specializing in beers of all kinds, Maxwell's Plum is located downtown. Thirsty travellers have the enviable option of choosing from over 50 draught beers, many of which are brewed in or around the Halifax area. Maxwell's also offers a menu full of pub food.
Pub crawlers and connoisseurs alike will not want to miss this Irish establishment. Enjoy fine food and even finer drinks everyday until at least 11pm.
Televising the latest in live sporting events, this sports bar can be found on Halifax's popular Spring Garden Road. Patrons of Bubba's, can order any one of the forty types of chicken wings on its menu.
Open daily for lunch, dinner and evening noshing, this neighborhood bar and eatery features an extensive bar selection and traditional and modern pub fare, including local cod potato cakes, Irish stew, wings, liver and onions and internationally-inspired dishes.
The Muster Station Tap and Grill is located on Portland Street in Dartmouth. The menu features creative visions of classic grill style items, from our unique appetizers, gourmet stacks, fire grilled steaks & chops, seafood, pastas and stir-fry's. A weekend brunch is available.
With over 20 types of beer to choose from, and the latest in live sporting events, this sports bar can be found in Dartmouth. Pub gamers will enjoy Doolittle's billiard tables, and shuffle boards.
Relax in the casual nautical atmosphere, comfortable booths & outdoor patios. Pick a live lobster from the tank, feast on fabulous fish & chips, or try a traditional Maritime Lobster Roll.
The Split Crow has a number of local Nova Scotia beers on tap as well as an extensive pub food menu.
Situated on Halifax's eclectic Spring Garden Road, this pub brews its own line-up of ales and lagers. Beers served here include the India pale ale, and fruity, seasonal lagers. Rogue's Roost also serves a full food menu.
Old-world decor and charm meet
new-world service and cuisine at Oliver's Gastropub. An ideal place to enjoy great food, a wide variety of beer, wine and liquor, and the company of good friends.
Scheduling live musical acts on a regular basis for over ten years, Monte's can be found on Waverley Road. The eclectic food menu at this bar features favourites such as fish and chips, BLTs, and chicken fingers.
This local favorite features casual dining, live weekend entertainment and can accommodate for banquets and other events. In addition to their menu of burgers, steaks, pizzas and seafood selections, the restaurant features daily brunch selections.
Located under the Moustache restaurant, Rockbottom offers a microbrewery complete with fine dining. They are open seven days a week.
Decorated with photos of local sports stars, Porters Steakhouse and Sports Bar offers a friendly atmosphere and of course tender steak dinners. Chicken wings, burgers, sandwiches and more tasty eats are also on the menu.
Regularly booking touring punk and garage bands, this bar can be found in Halifax's North End. Charlie's Club serves a wide selection of domestic and microbrewed beers.
Gus' Pub & Grill Halifax
Situated in Halifax's North End, this pub regularly schedules some of Canada's most up and coming indie bands. The bar at Gus' serves over 15 types of beer, and a wide selection of spirits.
Red Fox Tavern Halifax
Serving locals and visitors of Halifax's West End, this bar is open seven days a week. The food menu at Red Fox contains pub favourites such as nachos, chicken wings and steak sandwiches. This bar also televises live sporting events.
Seamus David's Pub
Seamus David's Pub is located in Dartmouth Crossing. Pub fare food with a wide selection of seafood is featured on this menu.
The Sandtrap Bar & Grill
Providing residents and guests of Dartmouth with a menu full of pub-food favourites, this establishment is open seven days a week. Entrees available at the Sandtrap include New York strip-loins, and fried Haddock, among other things. This bar also features an outdoor patio open during the spring and summer months.
Oasis Pub & Eatery
Featuring the latest live, televised sporting events, this pub can be found on Halifax's popular Spring Garden Road. Patrons of Oasis will be treated to a wide array of pub games like Golden Tee, Big Buck Hunter, pool, and darts.
With over 15 types of beer on-tap and served in the bottle, and a well-stocked spirit and wine bar, this lounge will please any thirsty traveller. This lounge features a full pub-food menu, and books DJ's to spin the latest in popular music. Children are allowed entry into Boomers until 9pm daily.
Serving over 20 types of beer, both on-tap and in bottle form, this lounge can be found on Prince Albert Road. The food menu at Reilly's includes fish and chips, nachos, and clubhouse sandwiches. This lounge is open seven days a week.
Parkside Pub & Grill
This pub in Dartmouth offers patrons a full-fledged food menu, to go along with its ample stock of beers and spirits. Parkside regularly books live musical acts, and karaoke nights.
Tom's Little Havana Cafe
Found on Doyle Street, this pub offers a selection of fine ales and quality spirits for patrons to enjoy. Beers on-tap include several Maritime microbrews as well as popular national brands. Tom's also keeps over 12 bottles of wine in stock.
Oakmount Station Pub
A local watering-hole serving a full pub-food menu, Oakmount can be found in Bedford. The bar at this establishment serves over ten types of beer on-tap and in bottle form.
Found in Bedford, near Halifax, Riverside Pub offers thirsty patrons a variety of beers and spirits in a casual environment. The food menu at this bar includes beef dip sandwiches, nachos, and steak sandwiches.