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81 Princess Street, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 1K5, Canada
(506) 642-8181
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Ranked #6 of 207 Restaurants in Saint John
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Wed - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: European
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Saint John
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We finally made it to Decimal 81. We decided to try here for "ChopChop". The service, food and atmosphere was fantastic! Everyone ooh'ed and ahh'ed throughout each course and we all left very full and very happy! Be sure to try it out if you haven't yet.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

As a gourmande, I am picky about what and where I eat. I eat at Decimal 81 as often as I can, which isn't near often enough! Everything is delicious- made from fresh, quality ingredients and prepared with the skill and care it deserves. The menu is small but complete. The 5 and 7 course chefs choice tasting menus are... More

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Moncton
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Loved the restaurant...small and intimate...exceptional service..I had the steak, my dining partner had the scallops. Both were cooked to perfection. Non rushed, background music was perfect music and not too loud...One of the best dining experiences in a long time. Well worth the stop.

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Saint John, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Recently my wife and I along with our daughter and her partner had dinner here. We called the day before and made a reservation for the next night. We arrived promptly at our reserved time. The resturant is small with only approx 8-10 tables. The food was above average but the service was terrible and SLOW. We received our main... More

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Saint John, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We had the 7 course chef's choice tasting menu and it was awesome. Every bite was delicious. The best restaurant in Saint John by far. I gave the service a 4 though because there was only 3 tables in the restaurant and the server did not check on our drinks often and I had to flag her down to order... More

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Montreal, Canada
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61 reviews 61 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
176 helpful votes 176 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

For a city not known for great restaurants, this is an excellent choice for delicious food and excellent service. Everything is freshly prepared and beautifully served. Appetizers, main courses and deserts were uniformly superb. If I lived in Saint John, I would be a very frequent client.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

Excellent meal in a quaint location. Our meal started with a complimentary mushroom soup-it was outstanding. One of selected the halibut and the other the prosciutto wrapped pork tenderloin. Both were well prepared, attractive and tasty. This chef thinks outside the box when it comes to food selections. Highly recommend the restaurant. One side note we went at 6 pm... More

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Great place for a more upscale meal in Saint John- we all did the five course tasting menu and liked all the chef's creations- service friendly and nice. It was a quiet nite and not crowded.

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McLean, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Our dinner was outstanding. By far the best we have had during our two week stay in the Maritimes. The meal began with a surprise, namely, a foie gras-centered amuse bouche. The rack of lamb was perfectly seasoned and cooked (we asked for medium rare). It came with a fantastic potato goat cheese gratin. The orange-glazed halibut was also cooked... More

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Saint John, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

Great restaurant, the food was awesome, even if slow coming to the table on a slow night. But we weren't there for fast food, so did not mind.

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Additional Information about Decimal81

Address: 81 Princess Street, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 1K5, Canada
Phone Number: (506) 642-8181
Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Saint John
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: European

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