Nothing says East Coaster like a enjoying a plate full of Lobster! Whether you’ve visited the city before, or you’re an experienced East Coaster showing your family and friends around town, a seafood dinner should be a top priority on your Halifax bucket list! 🍽🦀


1. The Five Fisherman |  1740 Argyle St.

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Halifax Lobster

Aside from being known as one of the most haunted spots in Halifax, The Five Fisherman is one of the cities top rated spots when enjoying a platter full of seafood. View full menu here.


2. Boondocks Restaurant | 6 Government Wharf Rd., Eastern Passage

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The family-ran Boondocks Restaurant is located just 15 minutes outside of the cities downtown core. Enjoy a delicious Lobster dinner, sitting on their wrap around patio overlooking the the waterfront. View full menu here.


3. Bluenose II | 824 Hollis St.

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Halifax - Lobster

The Bluenose II has been open since 1964, serving some of the best lobster dishes in Halifax. It’s no question that their cozy dining space will make you feel right at home, and almost as if you were a east coaster. View full menu here.


4. Murphy’s on the Water | 1751 Lower Water St.

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You guessed it… Murphy’s on the Water is INDEED located on Halifax’s waterfront boardwalk (with indoor dining available also). Enjoy a true East Coast Lobster dinner as a deep sea breeze fills the air around you. View full menu here.


5. The Sou’Wester | 178 Peggy’s Point Rd.

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When visiting Halifax, you HAVE to spend a few hours exploring Peggy’s Cove to make the trip all worth it. On your way there, we highly recommend stopping for a quick bite at The Sou’Wester – you’ll also get a sneak peak of Peggy’s Cove seaside views… you can’t possibly turn that down now can you? View full menu here.