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1725 Market St | The Prince George Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N9, Canada
+1 902-425-1987
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (20 reviews)
“wild boar” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (37 reviews)
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Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1725 Market St | The Prince George Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We live in Cole Harbour & were on our way to Neptune for the Saturday evening show. We could not decide where to have dinner so I looked on Trip Advisor & saw a high rating for Gio. I had never eaten here before so...More

Thank Rosemary M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this restaurant based on the high TripAdvisor ratings and the vegetarian-friendly menu. We mentioned it to a couple of locals--they had never head of it (we almost changed our minds). I was skeptical when I saw that it was a hotel restaurant. Inside,...More

Thank Suzanne c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend enjoyed her meal; the wine selection is excellent and the dessert and salad were very good. Would not recommend the vegetarian entree, which was the only selection.

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here after along flight and check-in. Decided to not to go out as we were tired. Food and service was great here, but rather pricey.

Thank tinkerbellmagic8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful decor and artwork to provide a charming experience. Excellent food, especially the outstanding duck. Scallops were also done perfectly. Liked the choice of 2 or 3 oz martinis! Very helpful for gluten-free diners. Thoughtful service.

Thank DenverJack2
Jared W, Manager at Gio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Please to hear you had a great time, DenverJack2. My appreciation goes out to you for leaving us a nice review. Take care and see you next time you're in town!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I dont even know wwre to start ... everything was amazing it was my third time at gios and again was amazed. From the bread to amuse bouche , to app to maine course and to finish the night with a great tasting deserts. Food,...More

Thank Cheryl W
Jared W, Manager at Gio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

On behalf of all the staff, you are very welcome, Cheryl W!! It is extremely flattering to know that you drive all the way from New Brunswick and choose Gio to dine at. There are a lot of great options in Halifax, but we're happy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gio is one of the top rated restaurants in Halifax and that was largely why we gave it a try. We were not disappointed - the service was friendly and knowledgeable. The food...we had seafood that was well prepared, generous in quantity and very good....More

Thank Rudimentary
Jared W, Manager at Gio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Very pleased to hear you thoroughly enjoyed yourselves, Rudimentary. I am curious to know what it took to be named your favorite, and if you'd like to like us know, I'd be happy to hear from you at my email (jwall@princegeorgehotel.com). We are very proud...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second trip to Gio and it was just as great as the first! The food and service are both fantastic! Lots of gluten-free choices!

Thank Sonya P
Jared W, Manager at Gio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear about your experience at Gio, Sonya P. Hopefully your third visit will be even better! And the fourth after that! And then the fifth! Seriously though, thank you for the comments, and I hope you join us again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s really rare when a meal experience comes together perfectly with the service and the food and Gio makes it happen. The menu is not very large but fascinating and the food is top notch. The wines at was short but equally efficient. And the...More

Thank orrdin
Jared W, Manager at Gio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We'll have a table waiting for you when you do, orrdin. Thank you so much for the glowing review. Our team definitely puts a lot into providing a more-than-ordinary experience, and I am so glad you feel the same. Hopefully your next visit is not...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went in for a quick lunch because my husband wanted to try their famous chef's lobster roll before heading to the airport. He wasn't disappointed. I instead enjoyed the stuffed mozzarella over the shaved asparagus salad; it was divine. The service was excellent too.

Thank ang t
Jared W, Manager at Gio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I hope the two of you are never disappointed at Gio, ang t! I also hope we knock it out of the park next time, and snag your 5-star review. Thank you for the review!

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Response from hoorad | Reviewed this property |
No , we were only 2 person ,
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Response from DME312 | Reviewed this property |
Casual to dressy. Everything goes.
Barbara B
3 October 2015|
Response from Royfan | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but it wouldn't surprise me! Suggestion would be to call them. They are very friendly and accommodating and would be able to tell you about any specials they may have!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1725 Market St | The Prince George Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-425-1987
  • This restaurant is at Prince George Hotel
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