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For 2
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Time
7:00 PM

Cafe Chianti

4.5
623 reviews
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CAN$30 and under
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Italian
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  • Romance (21)
  • Special Occasion (21)
Relax in our cozy restaurant and indulge your inner gastronome.
Enjoy one of our signature cocktails or explore our climate controlled wine cellar.
We offer a large selection of fresh seafood, pasta, veal, steak, pizza and chicken dishes.
2 separate dining rooms are available for private parties from 15 people up to 65, extensive bar selections with a deep wine cellar specializing in Italian, French and Californian wines.

Proudly serving you for over 27 years!
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian, Seafood, Steakhouse
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Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday (Lunch): 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday-Friday (Dinner): 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Phone number
(902) 423-7471
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Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, MasterCard, Pay with OpenTable, Visa
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Dress Code
Smart Casual
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Executive Chef
Graham Ross
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Catering
3 course dinners starting at $55.00/person
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Neighbourhood
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Cross Street
Harvey Street
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Parking Details
50 parking meters within 1 minutes of the restaurant

offer limited underground valet parking in the eveings
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Public Transit
bus stop 100 feet from the restaurant, connections to all of Halifax
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Entertainment
On special days / private parties
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Special Events & Promotions
we specialize in catering to Birthdays, Office Parties, Weddings, X-Mass parties and any other special occasion you may have for the past 27 years. If you need catering for 10 or 125 we can make it happen with ease.
Contact Mr. Jan Wicha ( catering ) 902-423-7471 or info@cafechianti.ca and leave your contact information.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

If you are looking for a location to host a private event, celebrating a special occasion, or just want to dine in one of Halifax’s top restaurants, call today for your taste of Italian cuisine.

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What 623 People Are Saying
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4.5  based on recent ratings
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Food
4.5
Service
4.4
Ambience
4.0
Value
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89% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Melanie 
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

The food was amazing, can't wait to go back to Halifax so we can return to Chianti and try different menu items. The lamb stuffed raviolis were delicious and so was the veal! Definitely must try's!

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Foodie168 (Atlantic Canada)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Excellent service and great food, enjoyed our dinner very much!

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IanR 
4.0  Dined 7 days ago

Excellent ambiance, service...perfect place for a special occasion.

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OpenTable Diner (Atlantic Canada)
5.0  Dined on February 16, 2018

Food was excellent. Our waiter, Jay, was excellent. We'll be back!

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LouisW (Atlantic Canada)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Great restaurant. Our server, Sunny was fantastic and the food was amazing. Highly recommended.

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AwayWithMyHoney (Atlantic Canada)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

A local favourite that never fails to please. Great food and service.

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LauraS (Atlantic Canada)
4.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

The decor and menu selection could be classified as outdated by the pessimistic but I prefer to view it as classic and familiar. I feel the restaurant is "owning" the sort of stereotypical Italian restaurant image and doing a darn good job of it, too.

Our waiter was perfect, attentive without being overbearing at all. We were invited to ask any questions we may have had. He was also very gracious about us using a groupon for a discount.

The only flaw was we both felt parts of our meals were slightly overdone - my spaghetti and his risotto were both a bit past al dente but not soft enough to ruin the dish. Everything was very well seasoned and cooked to perfection otherwise. The lemon cheesecake was especially delightful.

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SuzanneD (Atlantic Canada)
4.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Very good food as usual. Had the seafood linguine which is the best. Had purchased a groupon for a meal for two which includes appetizer, main, and desert. It’s important to note that for those you have to pay tax on the full amount of the meals, not the groupon itself so it ends up not being as good a deal as you think. Prices at Chianti are on the high end and food quality is at par with that.

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AnnaW (Atlantic Canada)
5.0  Dined on February 8, 2018

Enjoyed a great meal and a lovely evening. Thanks so much!

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OpenTable Diner (Vancouver)
5.0  Dined on February 3, 2018

Excellent food and exemplary team service!

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