Top things to do in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

Top Choice Historic Site in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site

Leif Eriksson and his Viking friends lived here circa AD 1000. Visitors can see the remains of their waterside settlement: eight wood-and-sod buildings, now just vague outlines left in the spongy ground, plus three …
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 options such as perfectly grilled lamb chops, kale Caesar…
Top Choice Seafood in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

Daily Catch

A stylish little restaurant serving finely prepared seafood and wine. The basil-buttered salmon gets kudos. Fish cakes, crab au gratin and cod burgers also please the palate. There's live music on Wednesday nights d…
Hill in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

Whale Point

Phew, that view. This windswept hill overlooks the cold ocean, drifting icebergs and breaching whales. It's located at the end of the road in the 'town' of Ship Cove, adjacent to a series of fantastically atmospheri…
Food in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

Dark Tickle

Dark Tickle is a shop in the grand tradition of the Québécois économusée: a place that showcases a particular kind of heritage craft. In this case, it's the jam-making of Newfoundland & Labrador. You'll learn ho…
Cultural in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

The Iceberg Festival

Well, that settles it: there's a festival for everything. We joke: it makes sense that Northern Peninsula folks celebrate the iceberg, given how crucial these frozen chunks are to tourism, and how iconic they are to…
Historic Site in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

Norstead

Can't get enough of the long-bearded Viking lifestyle? Stop by Norstead, just beyond the turnoff to the national historic site. This recreated Viking village features costumed interpreters smelting, weaving, baking …
Canadian in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

Cafe Nymphe

This small restaurant, located up the stairs from Dark Tickle, serves local baked goods, delicious pizzas, sandwiches and hot dishes throughout the day. It's a quiet, reflective spot, with a bit more atmosphere than…
Seafood in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

Northern Delight

Dine on local favorites such as turbot cheeks and pan-fried cod, fresh lobster and mussels, an excellent take on fish 'n' brewis (fish hash and bacon grease), or just have a 'Newfie Mug-up' (bread, molasses and a st…
Museum in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

The Granchain Exhibit

Located within Dark Tickle and Cafe Nymphe, you'll find this small exhibition on the history of Newfoundland's Petit Nord – the migratory French fishery that once operated on the eastern side of the Northern Peninsu…