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Pipa Restaurant and Bar - CLOSED

1685 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-407-7472
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible17%
18 Oct 2014
“Terrible Restaurant, Better Avoid It”
3 Oct 2014
“Worst Experince”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Brazilian, European, Portuguese, South American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1685 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 19 October 2014

The food was terrible (way too salty), the service was the worst I have ever had. Waitress was rude and insulting. Better avoid this terrible restaurant.

1  Thank Nelly B
Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

Although the ambiance is nice; and hope this venue turns-around to be successful, it's pretty much the worst venue in the city. The do not have a drink menu; nor did they even have any of the drinks they recalled off-hand. The food is not...More

3  Thank K-mill-mac
Reviewed 17 September 2014

We get to Hali a couple times a year and spoil ourselves with sight seeing wine and food... So many amazing places to eat and drink in Hali... This isn't one of them. We stopped in the evening on our way back to the hotel,...More

1  Thank brodiedog2014
Reviewed 5 July 2014

My wife and I had a very decent dining experience at Pipa's the last time so we had purchased a Groupon with the intent of trying more things on the menu. I was really hoping to try the fish stew and we loved the dessert...More

2  Thank drdart
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Had a groupon that was purchased last week. Visited the location on Friday of the weekend. 'Pipa' is closed and is now renamed something else. The menu is no longer the portuguese/ brazilian mix. Despite it being a Friday evening, the renamed restaurant appeared empty....More

1  Thank UCLMSatchel
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Our waiter seemed to have no idea what was on the menu, and my friend ordered several different cocktails only to be told over and over that they were out of something so would she like to try something else? We started with the pao...More

1  Thank swim_bunny2012
Reviewed 17 May 2014

This was my third time to Pipa, although it has been over 1.5 years since my last visit. I don't know what happened to the interesting authentic menu of my previous visits, but the current menu is very small and has lost many of the...More

1  Thank wandernotlost1
Reviewed 11 May 2014

If you have grown tired of fish and chips, then give this a try. It offers a creative Iberian-based menu. Indeed, tasteful options -- tapas and entrees -- that my party enjoyed (save for the salt cod). I had spaghetti and meatballs and I was...More

Thank Ron R
Reviewed 10 April 2014

Quiet Monday evening meal with friends. Three of the items we ordered were not available that evening, although the server didn't mention this until we ordered. Food took some time arriving given that we were the only patrons in the restaurant, but dishes were hot...More

1  Thank JT C
Reviewed 30 March 2014

I had never heard of Pipa and tried it as part of a Groupon offer. I have read a lot of the other review of the place and would agree with the positive ones. It's funny how we all can have such varying opinions. Though...More

Thank drdart
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1685 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-407-7472
  • E-mail
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