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Stillwell Bar

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££ - £££
Bar, Pub, Canadian
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1672 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2A2, Canada
+1 902-421-1672
16:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Fri 16:00 - 02:00
Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Dartmouth, Canada
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everything about Stillwell is so great. The rotating taps are awesome - local beer gets all the cheer in NS! Every time I go in there is something new and special - first time I tried Vicar's Cross was here and boy did it get me in trouble (don't worry, the good kind!). I love the big wall where they... More 

Thank carlibee
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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198 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You don't go to Stillwell's for the food, that being said the food is a pleasant surprise as it is quite good. If you go with someone who doesn't like beer there are options for them as well. As far as the beer goes they have an excellent selection that you won't find elsewhere. They have beer from Dunham and... More 

Thank JDA60
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Cute little hipster bar on Barrington Street in Halifax. Loved the fact they have rotating taps - keeps it interesting! Nice casual vibe at the beer, easy listening music and dim lighting to set the scene - what more could you want?!?! Fast service and an abundance of seating - at the bar, booth and high top communal tables. I... More 

Thank Solo_Flyer1
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I spent a week in Halifax and had a beer at Stillwell twice. This is definitely a good place to get to know the Nova Scotian and other Atlantic microbreweries. The bartender was knowledgeable and eager to talk about the products.

Thank Marie-Ève D
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This is a Fantastic place! Great vibe , condensed menu but ample selection. Broad selection of beers on tap , during this visit the selection was from Denmark . Don't pass up a visit to this location.

Thank Dean M
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246 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Firstly, this place fills up quick, so get there early! And secondly, you can tell why it's full all the time once you go. They have a selection of really good local micro brews and knock some solid dishes out. We took some visitors here and they were in love! They thought the place was one of the nicest bars... More 

Thank RVcornell
Woodstock, Canada
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

This was the only times I've seen rain come down, go sideways, and I think back up again. We "couple of mainlanders" were completely drenched looking for anywhere dry, and stumbled upon this little gem. The only thing wetter than us, were the beers. What a selection! Stilwell's is supporting the micro Brewers from around the city. "which I think... More 

Thank thatwhiskeyguy
Halifax, Canada
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142 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

I stopped in after work before another event to catch up with a friend and had a great time. Multiple choices of beer and we enjoyed a tortilla chip and cheese dip. A bit pricey for some of the beers, but the selection and atmosphere make it a great choice for the right occaision. You have to go get your... More 

Thank P W
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42 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Good selection of beers and very tasty food. Food is a bit overpriced but it worth trying it. When I went there was a Sunday night and the place was quite empty, but I've heard that Fridays and Saturdays it is pretty busy. The Staff is very friendly and personal and the background music is not loud to a point... More 

Thank Victor A
Forth Smith
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40 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

O.M.G Only place around open late and their kitchen serves till 2:00. You must come here, rotating menu that is out of this world! I can't pronounce half the ingredients! Amazing, AMAZING food! And 12 taps of cold beer. Pin ball machines n a bar downstairs with another small bar. This place is a gem, my new go to! Treat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1672 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2A2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-421-1672

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?