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Big Tide Brewing Co.

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47 Princess Street, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 1M1 , Canada
506-214-3311
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

Had the scallops and red potato fries very good tasty scallops and crispy fries just the way I like them . Saw the fish and chips very large portion of fish looked good also would recommend

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
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75 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Saint John, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This used to be one of my favorite places, (see my previous review) however after my last visit I am not sure if I will ever be back! The food was mediocre, which I could have overlooked, however, service was incredibly slow and not friendly. Once we got our food we were reminded several times that "trivia night" was starting... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Had the scallops and red potato fries very good tasty scallops and crispy fries just the way I like them . Saw the fish and chips very large portion of fish looked good also would recommend

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newbunswick
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Dislikes first. Parking. Likes : Food, atmosphere, Steak to die for. Try to take my family here once a week and hold most of business meeting lunches here. Great job

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Hanover, New Hampshire
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86 reviews 86 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We decided to have dinner here since the menu looked good and they are a local micro brew. Sadly all elements were a bit of a let down. To start off it was a busy friday night, service was slow, but friendly. It's one thing if your busy and things get backed, it's another to completely forget to enter a... More 

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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186 reviews 186 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Second stop on our "MooseHead" Pub Crawl from our cruise ship. Manager gave us a tour of how the beer is brewed. Sampled 3 different kinds of beer...some enjoyed the Blue Berry. Had a few appetizers....very tasty. Very clean place....excellent tour by the manager.

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Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Not only were the fish & chips I ordered the greasiest I had ever had, but they had so much breading that I could hardly find the fish! The beer was tasty but the glass was warm! If it wasn't for the cruise ships coming in, this place wouldn't have a chance because I can't imagine having any repeat customers!

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Halifax
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We all had fish and chips, onion rings. Very enjoyable. We would all go back when we are in Saint John, again. The next time we will try Yorkshire pudding dinner. Tried sampler beers first. Then beer and wine.

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Port Angeles
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

While we didn't eat here, the beer was all good and the service was also. It was warm in the main bar, but the back part by large windows worked well. We came back three nights with consistent service and beer quality.

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Saint John, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

I had been there before, liked it, it's fairly typical pub fair. We went there this time mainly because I wanted to fill my growlers with their excellent beer. Both my wife and I decided to go with something different for a change, I had the Hot Thansgiving Club and she had the Italian Chicken. Both were great. Now, I'm... More 

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Moncton, Canada
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10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We showed up here tonight super hungry, and left very satisfied. We picked this place because they have a gluten free friendly menu. My daughter has multiple food allergies, and they were very accommodating of her. The server made sure that the chef knew about this, and it was very reassuring. I ordered the nachos with out cheese or sour... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 47 Princess Street, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 1M1 , Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Saint John
  • Phone Number: 506-214-3311

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Canadian

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