Reviews

REVIEW: Hermitage

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REVIEW: Hermitage
Hermitage is a French inspired fine dining restaurant in the heart of downtown Halifax. They have a well thought out upscale menu, a sophisticated cocktail list, and a gorgeous dining room. Every element has been considered and it shines through on every plate they serve.

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REVIEW: Chkn Chop

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REVIEW: Chkn Chop
Chkn Chop is a charcoal chicken joint located in Halifax, Nova Scotia. It is conveniently located between Unfiltered Brewery and Java Blend Coffee Roasters and Café, so you can really satisfy all your wants and needs with one simple stop. It is a charcoal chicken restaurant that has embraced the art of cooking rotisserie chicken over smoke and fire.

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REVIEW: Agricola Street Brasserie

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REVIEW: Agricola Street Brasserie
This upscale European inspired brasserie has a welcoming vibe and a Eurocentric food program. The dining room is large and open, the kitchen is in view, and the beverage list is expansive. Even though it is fancy and a large space, it is also warm, relaxed, and inviting.

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REVIEW: The Orient

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REVIEW: The Orient
The Orient, located in Bedford, NS, is an authentic Chinese restaurant that serves both traditional and modern dishes. They can be found on the Bedford highway in a fairly nondescript part of town. Don’t let the local scenery deter you because once you step inside and put that first piece of food in your mouth everything changes.

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REVIEW: Kaiser’s Sub Shop

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REVIEW: Kaiser’s Sub Shop
This old school deli style submarine sandwich shop has been slinging subs for since 1976 and they still practice the traditional sub sandwich making methods. They are take-out only and operate through a street-side window. This Lower Sackville institution serves primarily cold cut style subs, but they also have veggie and poultry options to choose from. The sub of choice is the deluxe or the cold cut trio. Both of which come with a range of cold cuts and toppings to choose from.

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