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Son Vida

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Mediterranean, Spanish
540 Southgate Drive, Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-407-0077
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible32%
15 May 2016
“Friday May 13th, 2016”
11 Mar 2016
“Tapas style & taste”
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Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub, Canadian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
540 Southgate Drive, Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviews (26)
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 16 May 2016

First of all it is no longer Son Vida, so they should remove the website off the internet and also the new place just now open 2 weeks is called Butcher Block.....needs some work as was far behind standards of serving a large crowd even...More

Thank deanbo2016
Reviewed 11 March 2016

A larger group of us arrived here to try out the tapas offerings. We had a group of 5 and ordered a variety of tapas plates to share. The server was very accommodating and was regularly back to check on us, despite the extra-busy night....More

Thank vinospizza
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

This food here is great and the service is great! What I enjoy here the most is that the food tastes so fresh and home made. Most of the dishes you can tell are authentic and they support local breweries. They have local brews for...More

Thank TerryB51234
Reviewed 18 February 2016

This is a nice little pub/restaurant in a new area of Bedford, NS. The atmosphere is good, and so is the food (for a pub). I have eaten there three times. The first time was good - an excellent bucket of mussels for lunch. The...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Went here on Saturday night for a get together with friends. We couldn't quite figure out what this restaurant was trying to be...mediterranean or pub food? Nonetheless, we gave it a try. Our waitress was not friendly, didn't come to check on us and we...More

Thank K L
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

We had dinner on a Friday night. First time there, will be our last. I ordered the chicken Enchiladas for 15.99, it was 2 small corn tortillas, with plain sliced chicken, no spices, no other ingredients. It was topped with a flavourless sauce that could...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Being a HRM foodie, having son Vida in Bedford is a real treat. Best kept secret in Bedford, definitely worth the visit!

Thank Edward E
Reviewed 11 November 2015

How hard can it be ...producing acceptable pub food? Tried the mussels in curry sauce.. awful, no sauce, dry as a kangaroo's armpit. Thought I as I was on a reality TV show. Like to see local businesses do well...but gotta do better than this.

Thank bill_r154976
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Having just moved into Bedford, my sister and I decided to do some exploring of the near by restaurants. As many customers do, we came to Tripadvisor to get some insight on the food and service at Son Vida. Unfortunately we were coming up short,...More

Thank Dae242
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

We were greeted by a pleasant server. Attentive, in that he was at our table often, but forgetful, in that he had to make multiple visits (water, a knife, bread, drinks list). We shared mussels in a cream sauce with sausage. Few were plump, but...More

Thank britt77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 Southgate Drive, Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 902-407-0077
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