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Canvas Cove Bistro

52 Main Street | Iceberg Quest Premises, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
+1 709-884-1818
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
52 Main Street | Iceberg Quest Premises, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We tried to have a late dinner at several Twillingate restaurants after a long day and ferry ride from Fogo Island. We were,surprised that all were closed after 8:30 or so...so we went to Canvas Cove Bistro and the young man was closing and offered...More

1  Thank Raymond D
Reviewed 4 days ago

I traveled solo and this place was recommend by my innkeeper. I had the lobster at $50 and it came with a Caesar salad that consisted of 3 whole leafs of Romaine lettuce. Very strange. Wine was also very pricey. I think it was $14...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 6 days ago

The fish soup, home made scone and salad were amazing. Even more amazing was that we arrived 15 minutes before closing, the owners needed to drive 5 hours that night to St John's to get supplies, and they made sure we had a good meal...More

Thank Philip F
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice location but very pricey for what you receive. Had the shrimp over a bed of rice. There 6-7 smaller shrimp over a large bowl of rice. Pour some sauce over it an there you have it, a $38.00 meal. They did provide bread. One...More

Thank Da D
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stumbled on this delightful restaurant unexpectedly and it provided one of the highlights of the trip. The food was delicious, particularly the mussels that were among the best that we ever had. The decor was soothing and the scenery spectacular. There was an inviting...More

Thank Cherie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunch was good, but there weren't any menus other than a wine list. You really had no idea what anything was going to cost. The food was good, but I did not feel that we got full value for money. One of our party paid...More

Thank roxies21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Canvas Cove Bistro is a real gem of a restaurant. Although it is pricey, the food is wonderful and freshly made daily by the owner. The wait staff are attentive, friendly an efficient. Everyone went out of his/her way to make us feel welcome. Eating...More

Thank Laura A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for lunch on our first day in Twillingate.....very tasty fish chowder, but a bit on the expensive side. In their defence, we were told it was a fine dining establishment. Service was very good- friendly and efficient for sure

Thank Carole M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Known for it's fine dining we actually only stopped in for a beer. We received an amazing service from the owner. She provide us with some left over tasters and was extremely welcoming. We didn't get a chance to eat there as we were leaving...More

Thank Kiwimatic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of four friends who found this restaurant by accident not design. What a fortunate discovery. If you are looking for great food, impeccable service and a warm welcome then Canvas Cove is the restaurant for you. We dined there on consecutive...More

Thank John O
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Tammy G
Why are there no prices on the menu
September 1, 2016|
Response from Lakehouse259 | Reviewed this property |
I think the menu is ever changing. Their pricing was reasonable for sure the time we went there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $30
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Main Street | Iceberg Quest Premises, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Twillingate
  • Phone Number: +1 709-884-1818
  • E-mail
Canvas Cove Bistro, offers a panoramic view of Twillingate harbour: fishing flakes, sail boats, fishing schooners and Greenland icebergs in season! Our licensed bistro offers the finer side of dining. Relaxed ambience. Gourmet, local seafood dishes. Elegant soups and salads. Extensive wine selection. Sit back and savour the view while enjoying our signature drinks or locally brewed Quidi Vidi Iceberg beer. Free WiFi. Fresh. Local. Delicious.
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