The Wooden Monkey - Dartmouth

305-40 Alderney Drive, Dartmouth, Canada, B2Y2N5
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Monday to Thursday 11:30AM–9PM
Friday & Saturday 11:30AM–10PM
Closed Sunday, unless private function

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About The Wooden Monkey - Dartmouth

The Wooden Monkey is a restaurant with a conscience. Local. Sustainable. Organic. NS grown meat. Gluten Free. Vegetarian.

The Wooden Monkey believes that sustainable agriculture protects our environment, public health, human communities, and animal welfare — it also produces foods that are better for you than the highly processed industrial alternatives and you sure can taste the difference!

Cuisine: Locally Sourced
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 21 November 2020

Haven’t been to your establishment in awhile, and was wondering why I stayed away so long. The food was great, and the service was friendly and welcoming.

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Visited On Friday, 20 November 2020

We enjoyed our meal very much and our server was very pleasant and efficient.

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Visited On Wednesday, 18 November 2020

Great food and service. Decor could use a little updating.

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Visited On Tuesday, 17 November 2020

Lovely clean restaurant. We were very appreciative of all the Covid-19 requirements that were in place. Great atmosphere and staff were so kind and helpful. This is the only restaurant I've been in where they genuinely work with each patron to help you adhere to your food allergies, sensitivities and specific diet. I had a 9" meat-lovers pizza on a rice crust. Can't wait to go back and have it again. So tasty and seemed larger than 9". I couldn't finish it!

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Visited On Tuesday, 17 November 2020

Great food and service. Our server was super and very friendly. I eat gluten free and there were lots of choices and delicious

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Visited On Monday, 16 November 2020

Always a pleasure with lovely atmosphere and delicious food and the servers are awesome possum!

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Visited On Sunday, 15 November 2020

Service was great.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 November 2020

Great service!

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Visited On Saturday, 14 November 2020

Always the best!

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Visited On Thursday, 12 November 2020

Was there last time John Cyr played and came back to see him. Yes the food was excellent as was the service by Alexis or Alexa

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Visited On Friday, 06 November 2020

Our dining experience was phenomenal! Everything was great! Matthew made an effort to personally come to our table, engage genuinely and even gave the birthday girl special mention and a treat! Wonderful man and conscientious! Definitely will return again! Thank you so much for making our elegant dinner something to remember ❣️ Sincerely, Mrs. Marlene Maddison

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Visited On Sunday, 08 November 2020

Had a great lunch .... love coming to the Wooden Monkey...

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Visited On Saturday, 07 November 2020

Absolutely loved working with Matthew and staff for my husband's surprise party. The entire event was a success and the food, drinks, service and venue were amazing. If you haven't been you MUST! Thank you for all of your help.

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Visited On Wednesday, 04 November 2020

We had a great meal, and good service.

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Visited On Tuesday, 03 November 2020

Good food and beautiful view. Server was excellent. Generous servings.

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Visited On Monday, 02 November 2020

Did a presentation. Great spot and Matt was very helpful and friendly!

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Visited On Friday, 30 October 2020

We love the Wooden Monkey! Atmosphere, social distancing set-up, food, drink and staff are one of the best Dartmouth has to offer.

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Visited On Saturday, 31 October 2020

Excellent dinner.

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Visited On Friday, 30 October 2020

Making reservations were quick and efficient. They were so accommodating with my request to be seated at a table along a window. Our waitress was so spot on with her drink recommendations that I have found a new favourite drink. After our meal we continued chatted and not once did we feel pressured to leave. We were even checked up a couple times to see if we wanted anything else to drink and our water glasses continued to be re-filled, even after paying our bill. I continue to return to this gem.

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Visited On Thursday, 29 October 2020

Lamb and haddock was tasteless.....beer selection too tilted toward craft beer, did not have a hard liquor selection Very disappointing considering the location could have a lot of potential. Seriously need to work on your menu, would not return unless you changed it.

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Visited On Tuesday, 27 October 2020

Always a win for an omnivorous gathering, and enjoying consciously chosen ingredients

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Visited On Monday, 26 October 2020

Loved all the gluten free options!

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Delicious food, excellent service. Thank so much

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Great service!

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Visited On Friday, 23 October 2020

Good followup on reservation - even called to let us know there was limited parking.

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