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Coffee Shop
“Upon opening in 2009, TIBS quickly became known for its baked goods -colossal croissants and super-sized scones are just the tip of the homespun iceberg. Neighbours and master roasters, Anchored Coffee, provide the epic brew. There is no shortage of love at TIBS.”
  • 61 locals recommend
“Amazing local brew-pub with great food. All local beers. Regular tap-takeovers. Order a flight to sample the amazing beers created by Nova Scotian brewers.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
“The Canteen is our favourite place to eat out if we are having a date. The food is fresh and delicious and the chef was a competitor on Canada`s Top Chef in 2019! Tip: You'll need a reservation if you want to go to the Canteen. They also have a take out place next to it called Little C with lots of fresh food as well. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
“Hop on the Ferry from Halifax and you’ll arrive on the other side of the harbour in Dartmouth where you’ll find the Celtic Corner on Alderney Dr. ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“Awesome local and healthy cuisine. Lots of gluten free and vegan options. Best view in the city of the Halifax harbour! ”
  • 28 locals recommend
“Another local market that is less crowded than the Halifax Farmer's Market. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
“My personal favorite on the Dartmouth side of the harbor. Great southern Italian food, dependable cocktails, and a generally good atmosphere.”
  • 14 locals recommend
“Best way to get to Downtown Halifax. Free parking after 6pm. It takes 20 minutes to walk here from the unit. Great views of Halifax skyline en route.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“Kept is an independently owned and operated boutique located in downtown Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. We want to make gift giving easy. With a little something for everyone, Kept carries a hand-picked selection of home decor items, jewelry and accessories, paper goods, items for children and babies, and locally made confections. Our mission is to bring you uniquely well-crafted gifts and housewares that you will love for years to come. Sourcing both locally and internationally, we pay great attention to choosing our wares, carefully curating our shop with personality and design. The details are important to us because we know they are important to you.”
  • 11 locals recommend
“Crepes! All kinds of them! Be sure to try their bubble waffle ice cream cones too!”
  • 14 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Local Art Gallery and Gift Shop with interesting and quirky items made locally”
  • 9 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Take the time to zip over to Downtown Dartmouth during your visit and check out the fun vibes, amazing views and great menu created by Head Chef Janie Borgardus! For larger groups I recommend booking a private dining experience.”
  • 5 locals recommend
“Beautiful pond! Come see the new bridge, the developments on the Canal, the Queen's Geese, and the new palm tree!”
  • 5 locals recommend
“What better way to spend time than walking along the waterfront and watching the Harbour traffic. Fascinating past time for kids and adults. Wonderful playground and great picnic spots as well.”
  • 5 locals recommend
“If you're looking for simple seafood without having to "cross the harbor" (or on your way there) this spot in the ferry terminal is a local favorite. The fish cakes come recommended. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Comfort Food Restaurant
“ New Zealand style savoury pies. Drop in for a taste of authentic butter flake pastry filled with local cuts, quality cheeses and rich gravy to fill you up on the go. Take out and absolutely mouth-watering!”
  • 7 locals recommend