New cone on the block

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New cone on the block

Halifax’s newest ice cream spot offers soft serve and good vibes.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Jul 9/20


Get your fix of frozen treats

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Get your fix of frozen treats

Nine drool-worthy ice cream spots in HRM

by VICTORIA WALTON, Jul 9/20


Feed your soul at R&B Kitchen

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Feed your soul at R&B Kitchen

From oxtail to rasta pasta to sweet chili shrimp, the Caribbean spot dishes up daily delights.

by SEYITAN MORITIWON, Jul 9/20


Seven crushable cans to fill your cooler with

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Seven crushable cans to fill your cooler with

These new summer sippers come packed for worry-free portability.

by KYLE SHAW, Jul 9/20


Restaurants can return to full capacity, if they have the space

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Restaurants can return to full capacity, if they have the space

Are 100 percent capacity and physical distancing mutually exclusive?

by VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 26/20


Halifax gets its first vegan chain restaurant

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Halifax gets its first vegan chain restaurant

by VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 22/20


Bedford Highway getting a beer garden this month

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Bedford Highway getting a beer garden this month

by VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 9/20


How to be a good customer in a post-COVID world

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How to be a good customer in a post-COVID world

Get out of the house for a bite or a beer, but stay safe.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 5/20


June 5 isn’t a magic reopening day for everyone

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June 5 isn’t a magic reopening day for everyone

Some local restaurants just can’t be profitable at 50 percent capacity.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 5/20


N.S. alcohol laws mean most bartenders can’t deliver cocktails during COVID

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N.S. alcohol laws mean most bartenders can’t deliver cocktails during COVID

Current legislation prohibits all but one Halifax restaurant from delivering pre-mixed drinks to your door

by VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 4/20


Nine local, Black-owned restaurants to support now (and always)

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Nine local, Black-owned restaurants to support now (and always)

by VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 2/20


It’s fiddlehead season, and they’re in danger of being over-picked

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It’s fiddlehead season, and they’re in danger of being over-picked

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 30/20


Feed Nova Scotia adds home delivery to its arsenal of tools to fight food insecurity

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Feed Nova Scotia adds home delivery to its arsenal of tools to fight food insecurity

The group is handing out 20,000 boxes of non-perishables during the COVID-19 pandemic.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 28/20


Buy a pint for your favourite nurse, doctor, or hospital custodian

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Buy a pint for your favourite nurse, doctor, or hospital custodian

2 Crows is giving back to front line staff the only way it knows how—through beer.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 26/20


Halifax is dining together, at home to support Feed Nova Scotia

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Halifax is dining together, at home to support Feed Nova Scotia

After getting laid off from a prestigious UK restaurant, Colin Bebbington quarantined, then got creative.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 25/20


Laid-off restaurant staff in Atlantic Canada can apply for this fund every week

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Laid-off restaurant staff in Atlantic Canada can apply for this fund every week

The Bartenders Benevolent Fund is for front-of-house staff who need short-term cash.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 21/20


Some Tidal Bay for you city rollers

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Some Tidal Bay for you city rollers

Nova Scotia's signature sip is back with its latest vintage. Here's what to expect from the 2019 crop.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 19/20


How to quench your thirst in a COVID-19 world

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How to quench your thirst in a COVID-19 world

From to-your-door delivery, DIY cocktail kits and cases (yes cases) of wine.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 11/20


New take-out joints open despite challenges COVID brings

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New take-out joints open despite challenges COVID brings

Get your dumplings, your pasta and your halal food at these start-up spots.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 7/20


Quarantine smells like some old fashioned Jewish penicillin AKA chicken soup

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Quarantine smells like some old fashioned Jewish penicillin AKA chicken soup

Life in the time of coronavirus for a Halifax self-love advocate with a love of cooking and sharing recipes

by CAORA MCKENNA, Apr 19/20


There are still lots of ways to support small business in Halifax right now

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There are still lots of ways to support small business in Halifax right now

Home made pasta, coffee beans to your door, bike-delivery books and more

by ASHLEY CORBETT, Apr 8/20


How to get your farmers' market fix during the lockdown

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How to get your farmers' market fix during the lockdown

What's open, who's delivering and where you can pick up local groceries.

by CHRISTINE ORESKOVICH, Apr 3/20


Dalgona Coffee is my new self-isolation coping strategy

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Dalgona Coffee is my new self-isolation coping strategy

For once, an Instagram trend that's worth following.

by LINDSAY CORY, Apr 2/20


Friday, March 27 COVID-19 in NS news update

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Friday, March 27 COVID-19 in NS news update

More booze delivery, more time away from schools and 17 more cases.

by KYLE SHAW, Mar 28/20


The Coast postpones Burger Week to June 2020

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The Coast postpones Burger Week to June 2020

by TEAM COAST, Mar 13/20


Reader Restaurant Reviews


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Boneheads BBQ

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Amazing food! I would love to be able to eat here every day, I know what I want for my last meal, more »

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Bliss Breakfast Cafe

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Had a wonderful meal at Bliss Breakfast Cafe this morning!! It looked unassuming from the outside but as soon as we walked more »

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Robie Street Station

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Simply amazing! I want to bring everyone I know, I had the Cilber with a side of hash browns and coffee, I more »

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The Hub Too

Posted by Outback Nova Scotia Adventures, Feb 15/20 at 11:32PM

Great place for private party's, or walk in for a drink from the friendly bartender's. All new menu from the kitchen with more »

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