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Evans Fresh Seafoods and Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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2 Ochterloney St | Alderney Landing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-746-0174
10:00 - 19:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Tue - Fri 10:00 - 19:00
Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A trip to Alderney Landing is never complete without a quick stop at Evan's Seafood for some out of this world Fish and Chips. The fact that most of the menu is Gluten-free and that the friers are only used to cook these Gluten-free menu options is simply a bonus for me considering my allergy. The staff are exceptionally friendly... More 

Thank Genevieve B
Halifax, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Its all about the fresh fish and Evan's got it. Clams are off the hook! Sit outside on a picnic table and enjoy the harbour view of Halifax. Perfect for a sunny summer day

Thank Michael C
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44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

The chowder was very tasty but not as thick as some chowders. It came with a warm from the oven bun, even at 2 in the afternoon. The fish has a light batter that has a great herb flavour, without being overpowering. Good value at $8 for a 1 PC and chips or $11 for 2 pc.

Thank Glen M
Halifax, Canada
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142 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Id heard their fish tacos were very good, but never seemed to be there when they were offered (Friday special, perhaps?) Very tasty, not a huge serving, but a great light lunch Despite the Spartan eating area, they do a good job with it and will bring your food to you with water, if you ask. Get there before the... More 

Thank P W
Dundas, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Restaurant as advertised. Nothing fancy , great staff, great food. Nice view of the harbour. Very casual dining. Check opening hours before you go.

Thank Rodney P
Halifax, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great service, and quality meal, that punches above its weight for the location. Location would suggest a real take out chip stand feel, but this is quality food. It might cost a little more for a filling lunch, but it's worth it. You can get your fish GLUTEN FREE, EGG FREE, and DAIRY FREE if you wish! That's amazing accommodation.... More 

Thank Mathew W
Ocean, NJ
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136 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This is a very informal place, you order at the counter, they bring the food. That being said, the service was good. I had the lobster poutine and would eat it again and again! My husband had a scallop sandwich, he said it was good but he had food envy!

Thank dtf505
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

EVANS Has the best seafood that you will ever eat. There fish and fries are to die for lol. To top it all off they are 100% gluten free. Just thinking about it makes my mouth water . I LOVE THIS RESTERANT.

Thank karen c
Virginia Beach, VA
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108 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is a simple ferry ride over from Halifax to Dartmouth, they are located right at the ferry landing. Good gluten free fish and chips (using Schoolhouse bread crumbs, without sorghum)! Beware if you don't tolerate sorghum, the cake and the clam strips are in a different bread crumb mixture that has sorghum. Weather was great to sit outside and... More 

Thank Trvl4Food
Toronto, Canada
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

I have eaten here a couple of times and their lobster poutine is positively to die for. They have a nice patio overlooking the Halifax Harbour and they also have take out. They even sell the fish fresh from the market inside.

Thank bluenosebaby

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Canadian, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ochterloney St | Alderney Landing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 902-746-0174

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