Restaurants

Top Choice Canadian in St John's

Merchant Tavern

An elegant tavern housed in a former bank building, Merchant shares its chef with Canadian top-tier restaurant Raymond's, but without the $400 price tag. Gorgeous seafood stews, grilled local lamb sausage and cod wi…
Top Choice Seafood in St Barbe to L'anse aux Meadows

Norseman Restaurant & Art Gallery

This lovely waterfront outpost ranks among Newfoundland's best. Emphasizing local products and creative preparations, the menu will have you wavering between tantalizing options. Relish a kale Caesar salad with Arct…
Top Choice Canadian in Trinity

Twine Loft

The upscale restaurant of the Artisan Inn serves a three-course, prix-fixe meal of local specialties, with wonderful seafood and wine selections guided by an in-house sommelier. Reservations are necessary, but you c…
Top Choice Bakery in St-Pierre & Miquelon

Guillard Gourmandises

It's worth memorizing the complicated schedule to make good on this slice of la belle France. After all, these cream-plumped chocolate éclairs, macarons, piping-hot pastries and gateaux are the reason you came, righ…
Top Choice Canadian in Bonavista

Bonavista Social Club

Social Club's innovative meals are sourced on-site and served with a view. From incredible wood-fired breads and pizzas to rhubarb lemonade and local moose burgers with partridgeberry ketchup, the kitchen churns out…
Top Choice Sandwiches in Ferryland

Lighthouse Picnics

Lighthouse Picnics has hit upon a winning concept: it provides a blanket and organic picnic meal (say, a curried chicken sandwich, mixed-green salad and lemonade from a Mason jar) that visitors wolf down while sitti…
Top Choice International in St John's

Adelaide Oyster House

For a boisterous, busy happy hour it would be hard to do better than the Adelaide, a stylish sliver of a bar and restaurant in the thick of things. Its specialty is small plates such as fish tacos, Kobe beef lettuce…
Top Choice Seafood in Twillingate Island & New World Island

Doyle Sansome & Sons

It's well worth veering out of your way for this classic fish shack serving crisp cod, fish cakes with rhubarb relish and fresh lobster. If it's a nice day, the dock seating provides a fine view. Don't be fooled by …
Top Choice Seafood in Goulds & Petty Harbour

Chafe's Landing

Most folks here day trip from St John's specifically for these fish-and-chips, the freshest you can find. Lines get long and parking might be impossible, but it's worth it. It also serves locally made moose sausage,…
Top Choice Jamaican in Corner Brook

Taste of Jamaica

Get instantly transported to the Caribbean with these mouth-watering preparations of jerk chicken, stuffed avocados and spiced kabobs. Chef Kirk Myers, a native islander, does his best with the local selection of pr…