Sunday to Thursday 11:30AM–9PM
Friday & Saturday 11:30AM–10PM
- Private Dining
- Free WiFi
- Outdoor Seating
- Families and Children Welcome
About The Wooden Monkey - Halifax
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!
Our server last night was fantastic. He was so pleasant, helpful and knowledgeable. He helped with our apps and choosing mains. Start to finish we were so impressed. Vegan nachos were so good, I loved the cheese and I'm not vegan. Definitely will order again. My haddock was cooked and seasoned perfectly and rice was great. Only my second time visiting but will definitely be back soon.
Unfortunately, the food was mostly cold when it came out and the person in our party that ordered steak waited an extra 10-15 minutes for his dish. Something upstairs smelled a little funny. Nachos were super plain. However, the fact that there were good vegan options was nice.
The Wooden Monkey is one of the best restaurants in Halifax
Great food. Scallop pasta and maple bacon salmon very good.
We love the wooden monkey :)
Great service- didn’t feel rushed- food was excellent
Great food, great drinks, great service, great vibes!
We thoroughly enjoyed our meal everyone was exceptional
The service at the Wooden Monkey was second to none! We came as a group of 12 and everything flowed smoothly from drinks to our meals. Our waiter was friendly, attentive and very helpful!! thank you and happy new year!! :)
Very impressed with the sustainable seafood selection and the knowledge of the staff on the origin of all their food.
Staff was very kind to allow my daughter to feed her baby in private
A restaurant with great food and a social conscience - local sustainable delicious !
Thank you for being so responsive regarding reservation changes and for being open on Boxing Day.
Excellent experience. Great service and best dry martini around!
Our server was top notch. We enjoyed our experience there. Then again, that is why we always eat at either the Dartmouth or Halifax restaurant whenever we come into into the City. This was the first time we made a reservation as we thought it might be busy with the holidays coming and it was handled we professionally. Great job gang!
Had fantastic service as well as wonderful and timely food. Fantastic experience overall, would highly recommend it.
Our evening was fantastic from start to finish. Thank you for a great experience.
One of the best places in the province.
The entire staff I dealt with at the Halifax Wooden Monkey was fantastic along with the food. They were genuinely kind and concerned for my elderly parents and other guests. They were also patient, Incredibly patient when dealing with various levels of focus. Again- thank you. I look forward to eating with on my next visit yo NS
The food was fabulous,great value for the money. Service was also excellent
The staff was so friendly and efficient ! Couldn’t have asked for a better time❤️
We had our end of term dinner there. Everyone enjoyed it. It was very quick and easy to arrange the details with them. We go back every year because it is so good each time.
Our group was quite impressed with our entrees. Each one tasted delicious. A nice touch would have been to have some buns or bread served to us before our meals came out. All in all a great food experience though. The reservation process was easy and confirmation was received shortly after the reservation was made. Would likely eat here again! Thank you.
Our time was awesome at the Wooden Monkey. We had a big party so we had the whole upstairs to ourselves. The service was amazing, such nice, accommodating guys! And of course the food was great. Thank you!