Reviews

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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REVIEW: The Henry House

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REVIEW: The Henry House
The Henry House was built in 1834 and now houses one of the most unique pubs in Halifax. The pub originally opened its doors in 1969 and has been in continual operation ever since. This old school British pub has a great tap list showcasing a range of local beers that rotate occasionally. They also serve tasty traditional British pub fare that is guaranteed to fill you up.

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REVIEW: Yeah Yeahs Pizza

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REVIEW: Yeah Yeahs Pizza
Most people enjoy pizza. It is a known fact. I mean, how could you not, it’s cheesy, it’s carb loaded, and it’s absolutely delicious. There are, however, discrepancies between good pizza and great pizza. Let’s be honest, all pizza is good. It’s like other humanly pleasures, in that even the bad stuff is good, but the great stuff is truly on another level. Yeah Yeahs is on that next level.

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