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Henry House

$$ - $$$, British,
1222 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y4, Canada
+1 902-423-5660
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (56 reviews)
“bread pudding” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1222 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y4, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was fine, nothing to write home about and the location was very nice and added to the visit Staff were friendly, but a little on the slow side when waiting for service The food however was very quick to come to the table I...More

Thank Sdembree
Reviewed 1 week ago

First three times at Henry House was for lunch. Great service. Great food (fish ad chips). Recently went on a Thursday evening with two friends, intending to have dinner. We had one drink and left. We literally could not hear ourselves think, much less talking....More

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a disappointing meal at a waterfront restaurant the night before, we spotted Henry House on the way to see the Immigration Museum. Our host at our B&B said it was his favorite place to recommend. I can see why. The food was terrific and...More

Thank Bob-in-Wells
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent pub with fantastic food! Especially the English menu😀 So pleased to enjoy a pasty, steak pie and sticky toffee pudding in Halifax!! Yum yum. Only suggestion would be that you carry an English ale on tap.

Thank BlendedAdventures
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Henry House is a great place to go as a group. Wonderful environment to share a variety of appetizers. Entrées are always delicious and filling. Nice staff make it happen.

Thank Angus C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great quality food. Nice atmosphere. Great service. This is where we always eat breakfast when in Halifax. Eggs benny are fantastic.

Thank Weldon G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Restaurant upstairs, characterful pub downstairs. I ate food here on an earlier visit, a chowder that was tasty-maybe a bit more pricey than I thought it deserved, but this latest trip I didn't look at a menu. I returned for the beer which, for me,...More

Thank TripMember09272017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always love this place, winter or summer. Love the outside patio and the cozy inside pub . My favorite fish and chips place.

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at a hotel nearby and the concierge recommended the Henry House since we were looking for a typical British pub. It turned out to be a great recommendation. The Henry House is a converted historical building. It feels like three pubs in one.....More

Thank Daveandavril
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this restaurant on Trip Advisor....not too far from the Halifax cruise port..Highly Recommend....had fish and chips for lunch.. it was fabulous!!! Lots of local craft beer!!

Thank Sue D
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Walter L
5 September 2017|
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Response from dpowers2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is the same place.
24 August 2017|
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Response from HKC1010 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so but not absolutely certain. Try the waterfront area for shellfish, including the marketplace.
26 January 2017|
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Response from NSRoadrunner7 | Reviewed this property |
Yes street parking but this is a busy area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:15 am
11:30 am - 12:15 am
11:30 am - 12:15 am
11:30 am - 12:15 am
11:30 am - 12:15 am
11:30 am - 12:15 am
11:30 am - 12:15 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1222 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 902-423-5660
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