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Epicurious Morsels

) #90 of 582 Restaurants in Halifax $$ - $$$ , Vegetarian Friendly
5529 Young St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 1Z7, Canada
+1 902-455-0955
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (11 reviews)
“latkes” (6 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5529 Young St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 1Z7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our "go-to" restaurant while in Halifax. It's in a lovely area of the city, the Hydrostone, and usually it isn't difficult to book a table. For a simply enjoyable, easy-paced and dependable meal it cannot be beat. The venue is homey - it's...More

Thank jbmcnair
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived from several days of travel from Kingston to our accommodation... Our host explained the "Hydrostone" was within a block... Not wanting to be in the car... We walked to see what host meant! What a lovely surprise! We enjoyed the beer (he) wine(she)...More

Thank Katherine R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only complaint I have is that the restaurant closes between lunch and dinner...I believe it is owner run and you will be amazed at some of the menu items like the smoked salmon and gravelax which is prepared on-site! A must try!

Thank samsons4568
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Tow of us went for my birthday lunch. The food was quite good, but the waiter was a little surly. I asked for no dressing on my main course salad, and he said that wasn't possible as it would run the dish. I agreed to...More

Thank Lynnekovan
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

After looking on TripAdvisor for somewhere local to where we were staying we stumbled on this restaurant. The service was brilliant and the food delicious, we both had the seafood bisque which was lovely then my husband had the veal Oscar and he said it...More

Thank supersal4
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Food and atmosphere display quality. White linens, sorbet to cleanse the palate, very nice touches. Food was also top quality. Small venue in the beautiful Hydrostone area. Reasonably priced, we shared an app, 2 entrees, shared dessert with 1/2 litre of house wine for under...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We had reservations on a Tuesday night. We were four in our group and all ordered different meals. The compact open kitchen is well organized and spotless . Jim takes pride in his creations as well as his sous chef (cannot recall her name). The...More

Thank Chipperz04
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

A Jem in the North End of Halifax, NS! Dinner out with friends this evening did not disappoint. From the smoked salmon latkes, rack of lamb, haddock, salmon and the lamb shank. Chef Jim, the owner serves up some of the freshest ingredients to be...More

1  Thank Hatfield H
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I made a reservation for 3 people on a Friday evening in January. We arrived and our table was ready which was great, the decor is nice and it has a cozy setting. We reviewed the menus and each ordered. The restaurant was moderately busy....More

Thank Meggan M
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Went with the family, very friendly atmosphere, the food was as expected - an incredible rack of Lamb each served with Risotto done perfectly.

Thank TartanTeaman
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9 July 2015|
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Response from vancouverharvey | Reviewed this property |
Lunch for four would probably not need a reservation. If you know approximately what time you will be in the area, it can't hurt to contact them for a reservation, but when we first stumbled across them around lunch time (I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
10:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5529 Young St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 1Z7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-455-0955
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