Retro, Chicken, Vegan, Coffee and More

This week I'll start with an ask from you, I plan to expand Halifax ReTales and already have some ideas on the board for regular weekly features and columns. But what would you guys like to see? Now on to a busy week of opens. Mid-century furniture shop Retrospekt is now open on Ochterloney at the bottom of Maple Street. [...]

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Restaurant Review: Ardmore Tea Room

Where: Ardmore Tea Room on Quinpool Road When: Today at 11:30 am On my way to work, we decided to have a quick breakfast. The Ardmore Tea Room is really a hole in the wall [...]

Retro Wednesday: Halifax Woman 1983 LOL

This is a quite an amusing week long event at Halifax Shopping Centre 29 years ago pretty funny [...]

Gourmet Food Trucks in HRM?

Originally Posted on Wed March 21   Well not quite yet. There is the encouraging Soups on the Move in the Parking lot of Dartmouth Surplus in [...]

Retro Sunday: March 1960 Quinpool

Her's 2 hold ons from 1960 the KFC seems to have changed quite a bit but still there and the address has been readjusted to the 4 digits but still the same [...]

Retro Sunday March 1938 Bank of Montreal

From 1938 Bank of Montreal had a location on the corner of Hollis and George just like they do [...]

Seahorse Tavern @theseahorse

I always had a soft spot for the grungy no nonsense simpleness of the dark decor and history in table carvings was a great place to hang out and just shoot the breeze with [...]