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Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food

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272 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B7, Canada
+1 709-738-2015
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07:30 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:30 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 07:30 - 20:00
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Torbay
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

fresh artisan style menu. good value and variety. friendly staff. rustic but welcoming decor. parking nearby and can easily walk.

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Thank 92cyrc
St. John's, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Rocket is a bakery-deli that is central to the life of the historic downtown of this historic city. The selection of sandwiches and prepared dishes is wide and the food fresh and tasty. The Rocket" coffee is famous. Many of the orders are for take-out, but threes an adjoining room where food may be eaten and coffee consumed and... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is my local for bread, good coffee, and delicious temptations. Also a good place to meet downtown.

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a way to start the day. Great coffee and food, with comfortable setting right in the middle of the city. Staff is super friendly. A must for visitors....

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Bay Roberts, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The baked goods here are awesome! And the eating area is such a cute spot to enjoy coffee, lunch or treats with your friends!

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Thank morganfk
St. John's, Canada
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited Rocket Bakery many times and each and every time the food has been great! Their burritios and fish cakes as well as their sausage rolls are delicious! They have wonderful salads as well as tasty sandwiches and soups. Did I mention the marvellous baked goods such as croissants, scones, tarts, cookies and cakes. Check it out the... More 

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Thank CarolC05041990
St. John's, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to eat or take things home to eat. Fish cakes are amazing, bread and cookies and so good and staff are very friendly. Prices are a little high but so is standard of food.

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Thank Rainnie2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chilled atmosphere. Very west coast. Or maybe the new chilled East Coast making their own way. Baked goods. Great coffee. Eat. read. Talk. Relax. All good. Enjoy! Nothing to complain about. Enjoy!!

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Gatineau, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Almost like and old fashioned general store that serves up quite an assortment of items. Good coffee. Very busy.

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St. John's, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really liked the atmosphere of this shop. It's a shabby chic kind of place. However, I ordered an americano and it wasn't great - it was full of coffee grinds. And my pastry was like something frozen from the grocery store. However, I do like the location and the vibe, so I will try it again to decide if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$23
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Cafe, Soups, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 18:00
Monday
07:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 20:00
Thursday
07:30 - 20:00
Friday
07:30 - 20:00
Saturday
07:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-738-2015
Description
Rocket Bakery & Fresh Food offers scrumptious, made-from-scratch handmade breads, desserts, prepared hot and cold specialties, excellent coffee and food-lover groceries in a warm, casual, heritage space at 272 Water Street in downtown St. John's. Try our no-flour-added soups, salads and desserts, too!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?