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Author: Holly Davy

Voyages: Patrons 902

Voyages: Patrons 902

We’re all guilty of it – when we find an area of the city we enjoy eating in, we tend to stick with what we know. That’s why here at The Starving Sailor, we are always looking to showcase the incredible culinary talent that continues […]

Voyages: Benny’s Burgers

Voyages: Benny’s Burgers

If you’ve walked around Downtown Halifax lately, you’ve probably noticed that there are some new faces in the street food scene. Small but mighty, Benny’s Burgers is making waves around the city for their vegan burgers and classic hot dog stand vibes. When Ben O’Toole […]

Voyages: Unchained Kitchen x Chain-Yard Urban Cidery

Voyages: Unchained Kitchen x Chain-Yard Urban Cidery

It is no secret that the North End is quickly becoming the culinary hot spot of Halifax, as more and more restaurants and bars choose to open their doors in the city’s fastest growing district. Among the new additions to the neighbourhood is Unchained Kitchen, […]

Voyages: Rhubarb Restaurant’s New Menu

Voyages: Rhubarb Restaurant’s New Menu

When Jim and Diane Buckle opened Rhubarb, they had one idea in mind: bringing simple, wholesome, and delicious food to Peggy’s Cove. Located just a stone’s throw from one of Nova Scotia’s most popular tourist destinations, Rhubarb Restaurant is serving up a fresh, seasonal menu […]

Voyages: Dilly Dally Eats

Voyages: Dilly Dally Eats

It’s no secret – Quinpool Road has been in need of a great coffee shop for quite some time now. When Laura Draeger set out to open Dilly Dally Eats in June 2016, she had a vision – to bring fresh, local food to the […]

Voyages: Scanway Bakery + Café

Voyages: Scanway Bakery + Café

Stepping into Scanway Bakery + Café, alive with the sounds of people chatting excitedly in languages from around the globe, I feel like I could be in any of the great cities of the world. As the sunlight washes over every inch of the exposed […]

Voyages: 2 Doors Down New Year’s Eve

Voyages: 2 Doors Down New Year’s Eve

With New Year’s Eve right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to spend the big night, and I’ve got JUST the thing for you! When Chef Vedhas Deshmukh and his team from 2 Doors Down set out to create […]

Voyages: CRAVE – A Food and Drink Experience

Voyages: CRAVE – A Food and Drink Experience

If you have never attended an event held by the Canadian Progress Club, I can tell you one thing – they sure know how to throw a party. As I walk into the beautiful new space at the Pier 21 Museum for the CRAVE Food […]

Voyages: The Anchor

Voyages: The Anchor

Making my way up the street where Dutch Village Rd snakes east towards Joseph Howe, I stumble upon The Anchor. Tucked away alongside the Fairview outpost of Freeman’s Pizza just minutes from downtown Halifax, co-owners Chef Richard Julien and Troy Arseneault have been working hard […]