“An unassuming little storefront at the intersection of Oxford and Bayers hides one of HRM’s best-kept secrets,” wrote former Coast food queen Liz Feltham of the Westcliffe. The secret is out. The hardcore north end denizens have spoken. With so many reasonable, tasty meals eaten, we all are learning about this joint, located in the upper reaches of Oxford Street. Milkshakes, burgers, grilled cheese, fries…they can all be yours, and you’ll usually walk away with change from your $10.
First Runner-up: Ardmore Tea Room
Second Runner-up: Mary’s Place Cafe