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Chef Abod Cafe and Catering

3217 Kempt Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X2, Canada
+1 902-455-3881
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“rice” (6 reviews)
“baklava” (2 reviews)
“mixed kebab” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
3217 Kempt Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A coworker raved about this place and I've been wanting to try if for a very long time so my wife and I took her father and mother in-law there yesterday and I don't know why I waited so long because it's AMAZING! It's family...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a really nice ( but small) spot if you're looking for good grilled middle eastern style meat and middle eastern home cooked meals. All sorts of delicious food in good portions. They do have a 'Canadian' menu as well. Prices are a. It high...More

Thank H441957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Toronto and have sampled a number of middle eastern restaurants in the city. I have also visited Dearborn, MI a few times and have sampled some of the most well known middle-eastern restaurants there. However, on a recent trip to Halifax, NS....More

Thank write2arshad
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Really tasty food in a relaxed atmosphere, provided by very friendly people. The menu has a good variety of Middle Eastern fare. The food is seasoned very well and the presentation is superior. The owners and cooks clearly care about creating delicious food. Generous portion...More

Thank Helene T
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Tasty, mouth-watering Middle Eastern dishes are the speciality at Chef Abod. The desserts are spectacular and the food is always delicious and fresh and enhanced by the Chef's use of original spices! Food catered by Chef Abod is just as good as items served in...More

Thank Aj Z
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We went to chef Abod restaurant several times. The restaurant has an oriental ambient. It offers a variety of plates mainly from the middle eastern cuisine . The service there is very good. We have tried Sambusa & Kebbah ( terrific appetizers) , mixed Kabab,...More

Thank happy M
Chef Abod A, Owner at Chef Abod Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

thank you very much

Reviewed 2 February 2017

A great selection of MidEast and standard lunch fare items catered with helpful signage to describe ingredients etc. A great choice for a special lunch for our office!

1  Thank James P
Chef Abod A, Owner at Chef Abod Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

thank you very much

Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We use Chef Abod for our office and meeting catering. His chicken with rice and hummus lunch is a favourite and now used by many other partners. Food is fresh and portions a huge. Order with confidence.

Thank HavanaClub11
Chef Abod A, Owner at Chef Abod Cafe and Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

thank you very much

Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We had cheese sambusas for appetizers. The appetizer was four triangles of fried pastry filled sambusas with a delicious slightly salty cheese. We really enjoyed them. For mains, I had the chicken shish tawouq and my husband had the mixed kebabs - chicken, beef and...More

Thank Paula C
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The chicken shawarma wrap with rice is quite nice. The service is good. Easy to get a table at lunch. Good Mediterranean Food.

Thank nwaynesworld
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Jing X
16 October 2015|
Response from PeterDRichard | Reviewed this property |
1. Which hotel? Chef Abod Restaurant is a mile from any hotels. 2. When? It is just about freezing today, snow is forecast for tomorrow, so I'd advise against the beach until maybe next May.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3217 Kempt Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-455-3881
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