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Bistro le Coq

1584 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
+1 902-407-4564
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (27 reviews)
“steak frites” (15 reviews)
“duck breast” (13 reviews)
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French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1584 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 261 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of five senior ladies who had a reservation and asked if we could be out on time for a concert. We arrived before our reservation at 5. We were first in the restaurant and got our drinks and apps promptly. Then...More

Thank jeanniebkn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delightful, charming, good music ( not live)good service Jacob our server was efficient and attentive. We had the French onion soup and shared the steak frite.. Steak was cooked perfetly. Finished with the poached pear with ice cream rolled in pistachio nuts. Great.

Thank Jjjj H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bistro le Coq is a real deal French Bistro on Argyle Street in the heart of downtown Halifax. The decor and the food are authentic and on point. For a recent early dinner, a bottle of Melbac was followed by the obligatory Onion Soup, done...More

Thank krapug1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a special occasion, food was good as always but the service was not good. Waited a long time to clear the table, not offered desert or coffee. Waited for the bill. When it was time to pay we had a 50.00 gift card...More

2  Thank Caltrac15
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Halifax is a disaster zone. Construction fences, blocked streets. It took us a while to find Bistro le Coq. Locals had recommended many other restaurants, including Chives, Bicycle Thief, and others. But we stuck it out and we were, well okay. The place was deserted...More

Thank robinsonth
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Came here for dinner on a Sunday night. Had reservations for 7 PM, when we first walked in we thought reservations were not necessary as it was empty. However it quickly filled up so we were glad we did have them. Our host, Jacob, was...More

Thank Damon A
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We are visiting friends and they said try Le bistro by Liz for French Cuisine. We did it was a waste of time and money. So then we tried this Bistro Le Coq and what a difference. Like night and day. A friend and I...More

Thank charlieoscarchar2017
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I'm part of a group of 6 ladies that have a monthly dinner club. We have been going to a different restaurant in Halifax every month for 5 years. This year, our 6th, we started repeating our favourites, so it's no coincidence Bistro le Coq...More

Thank MrsRy85
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This was my second visit to Bistro le Coq and it was as wonderful as the first. The service, menu and ambience are top notch. Our server recommended a lovely red wine Chateau de Courgazaud We started with the Charcuterie which was delightful - loved...More

Thank Thelma F
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Excellent menu, great food, bright professional service. There are so many great places to eat in Halifax but this place is one of my favorites and top of the list. Try the duck and salad Nicoise, steak sandwich; well, anything! Nice house wines. Worth a...More

Thank DecoDoppler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1584 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-407-4564
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