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Big Tide Brewing Co.

47 Princess St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 1K1, Canada
+1 506-214-3311
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pretzels” (6 reviews)
“fries” (17 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
47 Princess St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 1K1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service is the key to any business. In a food service business a must. Big Tide falls short on all. Poorly trained attendants, the waitress dropped the entry on our table b4 our appetizer with out utensils then disappeared, and that was greasy mess, My...More

Thank ejbou
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

It was nice to try beer they brew on site. The beers were nice and the names clever, food was just average pub food. I wish they made the experience more about the beer, perhaps they could ask if each table would like to know...More

Thank Amt566
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

This is one of our “Go To” places for a friend’s gathering. The burgers are great and the gluten-free buns are excellent. I usually have the burger with bacon and cheese with the garlic mash on the side. I’m too sensitive a Celiac to have...More

Thank William T
Reviewed 29 December 2017

After we were pretty mush told by another restaurant that they did not want our 15 person group 2 days before New Years Eve we called Big Tide and they were more than accommodating and were not going to kick us out after 1 hour....More

Thank Todd S
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Had our Anniversary dinner here and ended up eating just fries. The battered fish was so overcooked it was hard to stick a fork in it. Sent it back and the next one was cold in the middle. I would not recommend this place :(

Thank Sherri L
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I was there for a late lunch on Sunday afternoon. It was almost 4 pm, so there were not that many people there. Fish and chips I ordered came out relatively fast. I think the food is average (decent but not memorable). However, I enjoyed...More

Thank Saricie_Q
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a Saturday morning brunch. Quiet spot with a diverse breakfast menu. I had the egg benefit and it was excellent. I highly recommend it.

Thank oneviewatatime
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Tonight was my third time at BTB, the food is inconsistent, I've had fantastic dishes (scallop linguine that was a summer special), and tonight's was disgusting (turkey dinner club, turkey was old and hard). Drinks are reasonably priced given the competition. Love the back room...More

Thank GrammyKB
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Doing our pub tour when stopped in St. John on our cruise and we wandered into Big Tide Brewing Co. Its a decent pub and brews their own beer. My wife and I enjoyed the Porter. The staff was friendly. We only tried the kettle...More

Thank Bill N
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped by here to meet a friend of mine while i was in the city. They had a menu posted outside so my friend, my husband and I could decide what we wanted before going in. We decided what we wanted and went inside. It...More

Thank SqueeknTwitch
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Linda S
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Response from Arthur R | Reviewed this property |
We had a great we were tasting their different beers, not their wines. So we are not much help
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Princess St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 1K1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Saint John
  • Phone Number: +1 506-214-3311
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Big Tide Brewing, located at 47 Princess St in Saint John NB. Hand crafted beer of all styles brewed on-site, and a full service restaurant.
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