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Ristorante a Mano

1477 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Z4, Canada
+1 902-423-6266
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“gelato” (44 reviews)
“pasta” (87 reviews)
“crostini” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1477 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Z4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 525 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Make a reservation, this place fills up fast, and for good reason. On the very busy Boardwalk, it is a classic, full-menu Italian restaurant with an exceptional selection of seafood dishes (which makes sense since it is on the waterfront of a seafood capital of...More

Thank Jerome K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful lunch. The service was great, and the food very tasty. The location on the wharf is good too. Really nice!

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant was packed to the brim during our dinner and service was slow. We started with cocktails; apérol and a lemon fizz. Both were very good and went down too easily! As a starter we had the flat bread with eggplant/red pepper dip. This...More

Thank happydiddly
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us went to Restorante a Mano for dinner and were not disappointed. The food was delicious and the staff were knowledgeable and very helpful. I would go again!

Thank James K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never disappointed with the food here. Always great. Make sure to try one of their incredible desserts.

Thank Mark_L68_Habsfan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I made a reservation to the restaurant with my family, and overall, our waitress was kind, the interior and exterior is beautiful and unique, clean bathroom, fairly comfortable chairs, and the food was amazing. The pasta I had there was one of the best meals...More

Thank ItsNikoPiko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its a great Italian Restaurant a Mano down town Halifax ,the best Pizza in Halifax, great service and very pleasant ,when we order french fries for my grandson,usual they don,t have not on their menu,but we were very surprised, when the fries came on our...More

Thank Irma S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, it was delicious. We shared a shrimp in salsa starter, which was sublime. My companion had a pasta dish and I had a pizza. All wonderful... Except.... The pasta was barely lukewarm. Still delicious, but hey. The two ladies at the next table arrived...More

Thank britt77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there for lunch and this place was packed. Food was delicious. We had salad, pasta, pizza, and lamb. and scallops. They were all good and prepared well. Service was good.

Thank s c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For starters you need a reservation to be sure you get a table , then enjoy it !! We were recommended this restaurant and so glad we called for reservations. The food was incredible. Home made pasta.. Chicken dish scrumptious..and veil was so tender.Reasonable prices...and...More

Thank oneilge11
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Questions & Answers
Lauren T
13 July 2017|
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Response from fragola66 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't but we came early in the evening. It was very busy the first time with a long queue so we missed out - I'd book!
Alex V
27 November 2015|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere we went was casual wear, that was in the summer, but I think casual would, d be fine all year round.
24 July 2015|
Response from Sandra L | Property representative |
Hello! We just received your question to our Ristorante a Mano profile on Trip Advisor (we're located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada) however I believe it was sent to us in error. Just wanted to let you know so you could... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1477 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Z4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-423-6266
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