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East Side Marios - CLOSED

1650 Bedford Row, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1T2, Canada
+1 902-422-7100
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (5 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Canadian, International, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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1650 Bedford Row, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1T2, Canada
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

My first visit to East Side Mario's in Halifax was also my first experience with mussels. There was an excellent mussels with pesto linguine on the menu that I couldn't pass up. I thoroughly enjoyed it and thus far it has been the only meal...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 17 December 2016

A chain restaurant with flavor. full menu lots of choices, for families the soups salads, or pizzas are good choices, endless soups bowl

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Good for a chain restaurant . The spaghettini and meat balls are really good and served with all you can eat salad and greasy bread. I always enjoy it here.

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Went here for the first time since they open. I thought having to honk a horn to get someone to seat us was hilarious. Got a booth in the corner and was able to see all of the night life and loved it. Our server...More

Thank Snovaaa34
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Yes it was Saturday evening, and yes they were busy, but it was a pretty poor experience. Burger overcooked to extinction, cold fries and it took 40 minutes from the time we ordered! Waitress said that take out orders had backed up the kitchen. Not...More

Thank curmudgeon555
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

If you're not familiar with the menu, this is an Italian restaurant with lots of pasta, Italian wedding soup, Caesar salad and a loaf of bread with each meal. They have the usual beer selections on tap. The decor is typical ESM. Lots of TV...More

Thank tshep42
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We wanted to try Italian and found the food just ok. The bolo Pennie had minimal sauce and the make your own pasta was very bland. The service was fast and very friendly.

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The good: Service was very good; no complaints; attentive server. Sautéed basa fish was very good as was the accompanying vegetables. The bruschetta was tasty though the balsamic vinegar reduction drizzled on top was strangely sweet. The not so good: the garlic bread was really...More

Thank Annapearl
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I decided to head over to Halifax and try out the new Eastside Mario's and there amazing patio..when we requested to sit outside they said the patio was closed and didn't open until 5:30. It was 4:30 on a Saturday and 25...More

Thank Mike V
Reviewed 27 July 2016

While on vacation and after visiting several unique wonderful restaurants in Halifax, and Bedford we decided to venture over to Bayer's Lake. East Side's was our first choice! To start we were greeted by a very young hostess that could barely muster enough courage to...More

Thank SusanRed
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1650 Bedford Row, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1T2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-422-7100
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