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Yellowbelly Brewery & Public House

) #12 of 297 Restaurants in St. John's $$ - $$$ , ,
288 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-757-3784
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (186 reviews)
“fish and chips” (107 reviews)
“short ribs” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
288 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Dropped in after a long trip looking for some comfort food and a good beer. We found both in a fun atmosphere! Great mussels in curry and deep fried pickles! Delicious red ale and stout. Pizza looked and smelled great. Will be back!

Thank McKahl
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is always a great place to enjoy a local brew and a great meal. So much character in this building, and many have used it as a wedding venue. Located downtown, it the perfect first stop on a fun evening on George Street. Recommend!

Thank NFGal
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited and enjoyed a meal and brew . I had a different take on what is becoming the Canadian icon, my meal was a braised short rib poutine ad believe me it tasted every bit as good as it sounds. I washed it down...More

Thank Viper9343
Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant came highly recommended but We were left thinking we missed something in the experience. We ate downstairs and the atmosphere was ok but far from great. Menu was not bad but a little pricy for our taste. Server was great and the washrooms...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The server must had a hang over because he did not get our order, we waiting to get all straight. The food was alright when we got. But my grandson waiting to long for his. We just had lunch there.

Thank ReginaSunLover
Reviewed 6 days ago

Close to our hotel, this restaurant was recommended by a local, so off we went and had a satisfying meal. The vibe was upbeat with Celtic music playing, locals and tourists intermingling at the lively bar while servers worked efficiently keeping us all satiated. Arriving...More

Thank Gershwin12
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate in the underbelly. You need to read up the history to understand the name here. Low lighting and much quieter than the main floor. Great food. I had a pizza.As good as I've had anywhere. Recommend this place.

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great collection of beers. Poutine was noteworthy. Clean bathrooms. Great staff and worth the 30 minute wait.

Thank Ladybugtraveller74
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very popular place, but I got there early enough to grab a seat at the bar. The beer was good but the fish and chips were among the best I've ever had. The cod was lightly battered with panko and it was...More

Thank schweiz2816
Reviewed 1 week ago

love the fish here and the atmosphere is super relaxing and fun. I have been here several times and I am never dissappointed. It's a great place to relax with friends.

Thank karenantle
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17 March 2017|
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Response from Katie E | Reviewed this property |
Delta Quality Inn- wouldn't recommend Jag Blue on Water Sheraton Murray Premises The Luxus Duckworth Inn These hotels are all within walking distance/ $5-$10 cab ride of Yellowbelly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 288 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-757-3784
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