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Raymonds Restaurant

95 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1A5, Canada
+1 709-579-5800
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
5:30 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
95 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1A5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The restaurant came highly recommended in a number of publications and on-line advisories so we made a reservation. It's wise to reserve your desired date and time early as it books up a few weeks in advance. The restaurant is in a historic building in...More

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked dinner at Raymond's hoping it would be a highlight of our visit to St. John's and it did not disappoint. The evening had a wobbly start when the servers brought our appetizers while we were still enjoying our aperitif with the amuse bouche...More

Thank ChipAndJack
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in an historic building, featured in the New York Times in July 2017, this is a modern fine dining restaurant featuring local sourced food and game, and excellent presentation and service.

Thank Wilfredo48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is very difficult for me to give an accurate description of how I feel about this restaurant because it is so very unique in every way the drinks were fantastic the service was spot on amazing the lady clearly knew what she was doing...More

Thank ScaryHallet20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve had 3 meals there for different occasions and they were all exceptional. The last being a special Wine event and the food matching was as awesome as the wine. thx Jeremy.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A truly magnificent dining experience; hard to say too much about it, but to say it had to be one of the best dining experiences ever! The food was superb, the staff exemplary and the whole experience just wonderful. it is not hard to see...More

Thank Newfoundlander_7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'd seen rave reviews of Raymond's and to be fair my food experience was pretty great (loved the scallop crisp with gooseberry but the chanterelle pasta was a bit too rich) - but $400 for 2 people drinking only wine by the glass...that's obscene! Our...More

Thank victoriahrm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic gourmet restaurant in a beautiful heritage building overlooking the harbour. Great service, classy atmosphere, fantastic food. High recommended.

Thank cbacich
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a great experience! If you have the time and can get in... you need to take an evening to enjoy this establishment. Wow! Many thanks for a wonderful experience.

Thank William A
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

It was a wedding anniversary celebration. We had the three course option with paired wines. Menu options are limited. All three courses were perfectly presented and delicious. Wine pairing excellent. Service was excellent. The outrageous bill ($375 for 2) was expected and this was a...More

Thank Marcia F
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18 August 2017|
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Response from Joe W | Reviewed this property |
We went smart casual and fitted in some dressed up depending on the occasion.
1 August 2017|
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Response from Bren0990 | Reviewed this property |
If you are a big eater you probably won't leave full. I have a fairly small appetite and it was perfect for me,
Ri B
24 May 2017|
Response from jode3115 | Reviewed this property |
There is a sommelier at the restaurant that can help you when you order.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1A5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-579-5800
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