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 Sunday, 18 April 2021

The chef uses so much pepper that we could not taste the fish or sweet potatoes. Also the sweet potatoes were way over cooked-they were like mush. When we told our server -Kaylee- who was very friendly /efficient-they deducted our bill by half-which was fair-however too bad that it was not the usual excellent standard of food.

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Visited On Sunday, 18 April 2021

Overall good

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Visited On Saturday, 17 April 2021

Amazing food and atmosphere

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Visited On Saturday, 17 April 2021

I always enjoy going. The fact that I can order off the menu without any issues is huge for me as I can’t have anything cow related. The most important thing is they support local. I am a huge on that.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 April 2021

Excellent place to eat, a wonderful view of the harbour, and fantastic food.

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Visited On Thursday, 15 April 2021

We find the music really annoying. More for the under 30 crowd .Tragically hip Really ???.Would prefer something more soothing to match the ambiance.

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Visited On Tuesday, 13 April 2021

Nice dining experience.

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Visited On Monday, 12 April 2021

Amazing, flavourful food. Excellent choice on the menu for all tastes.

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Visited On Friday, 09 April 2021

We are a work group of 16 and were placed in the private dining area so we were away from other patrons in the restaurant. Our waitress Rebecca was excellent and joked around with us and the food was devoured. Everyone enjoyed being able to get out socially during COVID.

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Visited On Friday, 09 April 2021

Music was a bit loud.

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Visited On Friday, 09 April 2021

Delicious food and really great friendly service.

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Visited On Friday, 09 April 2021

Wonderful views. Good service. Food is just mediocre. Had roasted potatoes that half were hot and fresh and the other half cold and stale. Even MacDonalds can serve hot fries.

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Visited On Thursday, 08 April 2021

Lovely evening for seven guests and very Covid-19 protocol compliant! Everyone loved their food. Would definitely do it again.

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 April 2021

We were a group of six, on a Zoom meeting. Perfect experience.

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Visited On Sunday, 04 April 2021

Best food and wonderful atmosphere....wonderful fews

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Visited On Saturday, 03 April 2021

Terrific view of Halifax. Food and service were excellent for the price.

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Visited On Wednesday, 31 March 2021

The service and food were great! Thank you!

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Visited On Sunday, 28 March 2021

Wonderful food and staff. Always a favourite!

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Visited On Friday, 26 March 2021

Thank you for the wonderful experience we had. The staff was friendly and kind, the food was awesome, the drinks were really good and we will come back again in the near future! I would definitely recommend your place to everyone! Great job to all staff members!

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Visited On Saturday, 27 March 2021

Excellent vegan meal and service!

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Visited On Saturday, 27 March 2021

Amazing restaurant! The on line booking is easy and very well laid out!

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Visited On Wednesday, 24 March 2021

We had a great day with wonderful food and amazing service!

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Visited On Tuesday, 23 March 2021

Excellent in every way!

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Visited On Tuesday, 23 March 2021

Wonderful service. Excellent food.

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Visited On Monday, 22 March 2021

Chocolate tofu cake was fantastic - as usual. Service was excellent. Stunning day for late March and patio tables were filling up!

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