Chives Canadian Bistro


1537 Barrington Street, Halifax, Halifax Metro


T: 902-420-9626



Locally owned and operated by Craig Flinn and Darren Lewis since 2001, Chives Canadian Bistro is a trusted name on the Canadian culinary landscape, and an anchor for quality dining in our the Halifax region. 

Executive chef and owner, Craig Flinn, has penned four nationally recognized cookbooks, and is considered an influential figure in the development if Canada’s farm to table culinary movement. Guests have come to expect an ever changing menu and look forward to the occasional return of some of the old classics. 

“When we set out 19 years ago, our goal was to bring Halifax an ‘Extraordinary Casual Dining Experience,’ and that mantra still stands today,” says Flinn.