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Ryan Duffy's Steak and Seafood

1650 Bedford Row, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1T2, Canada
+1 902-421-1116
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
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“caesar salad” (33 reviews)
“striploin” (13 reviews)
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Canadian, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
1650 Bedford Row, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1T2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our last nite on the town before heading home to Ontario and so glad we decided to try this amazing place under our home away from home at the Hollis.. the chef whoever it is .. does remarkable justice to make your dining...More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Red meat paradise, even the appetizers (the good ones) are beef. Some of the best steak you will ever have. Not much else to say, if you like steak, you will love this place. Nice formal sit down dinner, very nice for a romantic evening...More

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I went to Halifax for Thanksgiving. We found a Groupon for 4 people for Ryan Duffy’s that seemed like a great deal. I gave us 2 appetizers for max $20/each, 4 entrees for max $65/each and 2 deserts for max $10/each. Made...More

2  Thank Maike W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fortunately for us, we were visiting with friends we hadn't seen in 15 years! The meal took 2 hours to get to our table. By 8:30 p.m. we were not impressed at all. Five of us ate and have nothing outstanding to say about the...More

Thank Lori L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While in port for the day on a cruise we stopped at Ryan Duffy's for lunch. I loved the outdoor seating to enjoy the weather and to people watch. I liked that they changed the lobster up a bit by putting it on a pretzel...More

Thank prncss8
Reviewed 4 September 2017

After a very long day traveling we decided to just eat here. It was accessible without even leaving our hotel, the Holls Halifax. It is also open from the Street if you are not staying at the hotel. They have delicious steak, which my husband...More

Thank MaAnHa
Reviewed 31 August 2017

What a great dining experience. Ryan Duffy's never disappoints. Friendly and very professional service. The kitchen is to be commended for turning out masterful dishes.Excellent menu with an extensive wine selection. Appetizers included a shrimp cocktail (very large), crab cake (slightly over done) and muscles...More

Thank Jim d
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Went to Ryan Duffy's earlier this month, first time in over a year. The steaks (mine was a tenderloin) were excellent -- done just right, perfect rubbing and flavour, juicy and not dry. Good wine list. Rather frightening that on a Saturday night we didn't...More

Thank BluenoseQueen
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Great experience, great service and entertaining. First visit and would recommend. Located near the waterfront and quiet atmosphere.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant with a friend for dinner and was greeted by a gentleman named Paul. He was very friendly and went out of his way to make sure that we had a lovely evening. Upon ordering our steaks he was sure to inform...More

Thank jamaican_flame
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Cool casual or you can dress up
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 98
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1650 Bedford Row, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1T2, Canada
    (Sackville Street)
  • Public Transportation: Within walking distance from Halifax Ferry Terminal.
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-421-1116
Located near the Halifax waterfront, at Ryan Duffy's we strive to be your restaurant of choice and your favorite steakhouse. We proudly hand-cut and weigh our Alberta AAA steaks table-side, as well as offer fresh local seafood that will inspire your pallet, and Caesar salads perfectly prepared tableside. If it is a lively atmosphere you seek, join us at our bar or the fireplace lounge - sit back, relax and enjoy one of our carefully crafted martinis or a pint paired with a delicious burger or fish & chips. Weekend Brunch available on Saturday and Sunday's from 11:30am - 2:00pm. Dinner served 7 days a week from 5pm. Available for large functions, conferences or intimate gatherings in our comfortable contemporary atmoshphere in downtown Halifax.
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