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R & J Restaurant

139 Main St, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
+1 709-884-2212
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good36%
  • Average29%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (22 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
“club sandwich” (4 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
139 Main St, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
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Reviewed November 26, 2017

Had a fantastic lunch here this is family cooking at it's best soup was fantastic, sandwich very good on fresh bread and bakery products are the BEST. This is a small restaurant but try to stop as you will love the food and friendly service.

Thank rknack2017
Reviewed October 28, 2017

Had cheese burger (with the works) and fries - burger was cold when it arrived - obviously they plated it early while waiting for my partner's meal to be cooked. I asked them to re-warm it, which they did, but by that time the fries...More

Thank sandraforward
Reviewed October 15, 2017

I agree with beaverview: the cod was perfectly cooked...large portion...great coating that you barely tasted--just enough the coleslaw was fresh and homemade, the fries had a great seasoning the cod is fresh but the nuggets are flash frozen since the portions are large, one piece...More

Thank karenkkl
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately, our trip brought us to Newfoundland in October, when most restaurants and points of interest close for the season. R&J was the only place in town and they didn't disappoint. All three of us had cod & chips(one piece is enough for each adult)....More

Thank KatznDogz
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Because we travelled late in the season, we had little choice for restaurants and accommodations. That said, this restaurant offered substantial portions, decent food and a view of the harbour. We could see that a good portion of their trade comes from locals, always a...More

Thank KVM55
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Always good well cooked food. Great value for money, as they serve huge portions. A varied Menu, plenty of choice. Situated right on the waters edge

Thank Marianne W
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Lovely family style restaurant. Large portions with well seasoned food. I had the home made turkey soup and it was well seasoned, even had a few rutabaga in there. I ate the Hot Turkey sandwich so quick that I forgot to take a picture. ....More

Thank Josh W
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

We had the beef soup and shared the cod nuggets. The soup was excellent the nuggets average as were the fries. Service was pleasant.

Thank MegCanada
Reviewed September 24, 2017

We got the Thrifty Chicken and it was enough for the 2 of us.The chicken was lightly battered, not a hard, crunchy crust, which was nice. It was also moist. We got the handcut wedge potatoes as the shoestring fries are frozen. Creamy coleslaw and...More

Thank SylRickTraveler
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

All six of us in our group had something different and all of us enjoyed our meal. Just remember here if you ask for well done it will be, my aunt could barely cut her pork chop but she asked for it well done! We...More

Thank Parsons76
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 Main St, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Twillingate
  • Phone Number: +1 709-884-2212
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