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The Best Nova Scotia Seafood Restaurants

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Updated: 29 January 2018

Visitors come to Nova Scotia for many reasons, but one of their top priorities is always filling up on as much seafood as possible! Seafood restaurants abound, but we’ve found the best spots across the province.



John’s Lunch
Diner, Seafood, $$$

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Canadian Living magazine calls the fish and chips at John’s Lunch the best in all of Canada! Head over to the no-frills diner in Dartmouth for their signature dish as well as Digby scallops, fresh clams and so much more.


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Sun - Wed:
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sat:
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Five Fisherman
Restaurant, Seafood, $$$
Five Fisherman

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With a chic décor and extensive seafood menu, Five Fisherman is easily one of the best seafood spots in Halifax. Dig into salmon swordfish, scallops, chowder, mussels, oysters and more.