From on-campus dining halls to nearby restaurants

You'll have plenty of dining options to choose from during your stay. Buffet meals in our dining halls. An eclectic colllection of restaurants around Spring Garden Road. Or a quick bite from the coffee shop up the street. What do you have a taste for?

On-campus dining

Dining halls

For 2024, the Shirreff Hall dining hall will be open for walk in service from May 1 to August 15.

Breakfast 7:00am - 10:00am $11.13 plus HST
Lunch 11:00am - 2:00pm $13.09 plus HST
Dinner 5:00pm - 7:00pm $18.35 plus HST

Please note that meal prices are not included in room rates (unless otherwise specified). 

Campus eateries

View the dining locations on the Campus Dish website and the Dalhousie Student Union website.

Nearby restaurants

This is just a sample of some of the restaurants, coffee shops and eateries within a few minutes' walk from campus.

  • Jean's Chinese Restaurant 5972 Spring Garden Road
  • Starbuck's Coffee 5640 Spring Garden Road
  • Xtreme Pizza 5970 Spring Garden Road
  • Big General Store 6070 South Street
  • Glitter Bean Cafe 5896 Spring Garden Road
  • Subway 1403 Robie Street
  • Mary's Place Cafe II 5982 Spring Garden Road
  • Jacky's Cafe 5991 Spring Garden Road

And of course, there are options of every flavour within the Spring Garden Road area, in the downtown and along the waterfront. See the Discover Halifax website to learn more.