Cooler temperatures have arrived, which have put an end to our wonderful patio season here in Halifax. But the more frosty temperatures don't need to put an end to your weekend cocktails with friends. Around the city, there have been several new bars in Halifax that you need to discover.

Now that it is getting chilly, you'll want to stay cozy indoors. Thankfully, there are tons of new cheap restaurants, cafes, and bars in Halifax that you can enjoy. We can't wait to explore all the latest local spots to have a cocktail or pint of craft beer.

If you haven't already, make sure to visit Pickford & Black. This spot not only offers plenty of seasonal drinks, but they have Instagrammable indoor swings, too! Meanwhile, Julep Kitchen & Cocktails offers a stunning refined venue with stone walls and plenty of plants. It is a great spot to visit for a date night.

Or, if you are looking for somewhere to enjoy flavours from India, head over to the brand new Sura Lounge. It offers a sophisticated and modern lounge with fun cocktails like the Bay of Bengal, Cool of Kashmir, and Bombay Bahaar.

Here are seven new bars in Halifax that will be there for you when it gets colder outside:

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Address: 1737 Grafton St., Halifax, NS

Why You Need To Go: This trendy new lounge in Halifax is the perfect spot to go for drinks with friends on the weekend.

Sourwood Cider

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Address: 5576 Cornwallis St., Halifax, NS

Why You Need To Go: At this tap-house, you can enjoy some of their homemade brews like Dirty Rosé or Wabamo.

The Mercantile Social

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Address: 1579 Hollis St., Halifax, NS

Why You Need To Go: This stylish bar is the perfect spot to enjoy cocktails and delicious sharing platters.

Julep Kitchen & Cocktails

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Address: 1684 Barrington St., Halifax, NS

Why You Need To Go: They have an impressive list of bourbon, wine, and cocktails on their menu.

Side Hustle Snack Bar

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Address: 899 Portland St., Dartmouth, NS

Why You Need To Go: Here, you can enjoy extraordinary craft beer and yummy snacks like nacho fries or buffalo fried cauliflower with friends.

Pickford & Black

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Address: 1869 Upper Water St., Halifax, NS

Why You Need To Go: Warm up at Pickford & Black over some mouthwatering seafood and fantastic craft beer.

Sura Lounge & Bar

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Address: 1540 Birmingham St., Halifax, NS

Why You Need To Go: Tom’s Little Havana has rebranded itself as Sura Lounge & Bar. They offer a luxurious atmosphere and incredible cocktails.


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