We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Middle Spoon Desserterie & Bar

) #4 of 15 Dessert in Halifax #127 of 616 Places to Eat in Halifax $$ - $$$
1559 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Z7, Canada
+1 902-407-4002
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pavlova” (7 reviews)
“baked apple” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
$$ - $$$
1559 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Z7, Canada
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (105)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The high quality drink selection is amazing. The prices are higher but for great quality. Plus the food and desserts are delicious. This place is great for a date night.

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Came here just for a cocktail and dessert and was pleasantly surprised. We had peanut butter pie and loved it

Thank Thefoodmonkey
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after our night out for our anniversary. Perfect place to end our evening. Love the atmosphere. So many original and delicious cocktails to try. The drink I had was made with cucumber and there was an option to finish off the beer...More

Thank Vanessa B
Lacey D, Owner at The Middle Spoon Desserterie & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Happy anniversary! Thanks for including us in your evening. We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves!

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went for dessert before going home after a night out with friends in Halifax. This place was awesome. Got seated right away, have the most amazing lemon meringue dessert and the choice of cocktails was the best I have ever seen. I highly recommend.

Thank Lynn C
Lacey D, Owner at The Middle Spoon Desserterie & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thanks for stoping in! So happy you had a great time!

Reviewed 19 May 2017

I arrived after a very late dinner with 3 girlfriends and my daughter, who is a university student and she had just finished her final exam. We wanted to go to the Nobel and the bartender of the Middle Spoon, Barrington St was in a...More

1  Thank Lymon2
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

First time but not last time. We popped in late afternoon for an after theater girlfriend time, and were both completely impressed with the service and especially the food. The atmosphere is trendy but comfortable and the waitress was very friendly. The coffee was brewed...More

Thank Kerstin B
Lacey D, Owner at The Middle Spoon Desserterie & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words!! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The menu has 10 dessert options, a couple soups, couple of salads, some sandwiches, some snacks and whole pile of drink options. Although, the beer selection is rather limited. We had the chocolate torte and brownie pie and they were delicious. Service was friendly, attentive...More

Thank tshep42
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We met some friends here for drinks and dessert and I have to tell you the atmosphere and the drinks were great. We had a dessert too and it was great. Definitely recommend a visit.

Thank jdeleeb
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The service is very good and the drinks are amazing, but a dairy free option for dessert is definitely needed. Especially in a time where gluten-free is absolutely so trendy, and there are certain people that are suffering from it and they have a few...More

Thank dkelliott01
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Very quiet when we came in on a Wednesday evening but the servers were friendly, extremely attentive and happy to let us keep chatting after our food was done. Excellent, generously proportioned desserts. Limited wine selection but many cocktails from to choose from.

Thank babelfishtravels
Nearby Restaurants
Chives Canadian Bistro
715 reviews
.06 km away
Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub
520 reviews
.09 km away
Bistro le Coq
259 reviews
.08 km away
The Old Apothecary
64 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby Attractions
Alexander Keith's Brewery
740 reviews
.26 km away
St. Mary's Basilica
137 reviews
.16 km away
Neptune Theatre
157 reviews
.06 km away
Old Burying Ground
201 reviews
.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Middle Spoon Desserterie & Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 9
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1559 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Z7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-407-4002
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing