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2 Hill Of Chips, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
(709) 579-6000
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Good for:
Local cuisine

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Go to this restaurant. The food was great, the dessert (apple crumble) was excellent, the service was great and the seating also great. Next time I will ask for a seat overlooking the harbour…that would have been excellent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 4, 2015
Grace C
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St. John's, Canada
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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122 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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St. John's, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Go to this restaurant. The food was great, the dessert (apple crumble) was excellent, the service was great and the seating also great. Next time I will ask for a seat overlooking the harbour…that would have been excellent.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This establishment is attached to a Quality Inn. It absolutely exceeded all my expectations. The food was very tasty and the selection was broad enough for anyone visiting but what makes it a strong 4 is the politeness and professionalism of the staff and the view of the harbour. It's worth trying even if you're not staying at the hotel.

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Dieppe, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Food is ok. Service it great. Everything seems ok, but the pricing is seems a bit high for the food you get. My only real complaint is the bacon in my breakfast was too greasy. It had pools of grease in the bacon curves.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Great views, good food and portions, as well as very good service make this a restaurant I would recommend to anyone visiting St. Johns!

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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Really great service for a restaurant in St. John's. Really nice interior and harbour view. Comfortable seating. The steaks were amazing; tender and cooked perfectly. The fries seemed like they were fried in oil that wasn't up to temperature. They were limp and oily...not the crisp, delicious fries we were hoping for. Vegetable side was over cooked. Overall, the steaks... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

A group of six ate there. I recommend the townie favorite fish and chips. others in our party had pan fried cod,bbq chicken,cod tongues. the food was of generous portions,hot and excellent prompt service. The partridgeberry cheesecake was my favorite.Bar service we found the drinks to be too watery. I recommend reservations.!!

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Mount Pearl, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I intentionally will not read reviews of a restaurant until after have been there myself. Myself and my wife went here for an anniversary dinner. We ate without even looking at pricing. For an appetizer we had the Spinning Wheel of wings, fully loaded potato skins and nachos. We both had steak. She had a steak with a skewer of... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

It's a good place. You can have harbourview with large Windows. Service is OK. Portions are generous.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Popped in for lunch had a nice cup of tea with a club sandwich. Friendly service and the food was OK.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

I have taken my mother here for mothers day. And Birthday dinners the food here is delicious, service is good, and while u can walk in and be seated, I reserve my seats especially for special occasions. There are windows all around the show panoramic views of the harbour, fort amherst, and downtown. Just gorgeous for ur meal in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 Hill Of Chips, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: (709) 579-6000

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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