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Blue On Water

319 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B9, Canada
+1 709-754-2583
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (37 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (12 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Canadian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
319 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 320 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband wandered in for a late lunch here. We turned right into the dining room rather than left into the bar. It was about 2:00 pm so both were pretty light on customers. There was one person waiting tables in the dining room, but...More

Thank CarlaKDallas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing dinner, scallops, lamb, pork bellies and delightful desserts and wine to add to a fun filled evening in a large wooden wine barrel and a great waitress. A must go.

Thank sandy s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friday night out for a walk and ended up at the Blue on Water pub... it's a great location with open front wall to the street. Great for people watching. The food was amazing, definitely have the oysters, a small salad and finish with a...More

Thank BKNJS
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This was a special birthday dinner with family. In the past we had good experiences here, but things have obviously gone down hill. Service was inattentive, sloppy and not rude, but definitely apathetic. Food was over-priced and abysmal. Beet salad looked interesting but was hard,...More

Thank travellingsooncanada
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The restaurant looked clean and new and in much better condition than some of the other restaurants on Water Street. This encouraged us to pop in to look at the dinner menu which was on display in the foyer. The entrees were in the upper...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal at dinning room, food Was great service was exceptional , good value. So we decided to go back for a quick lunch, Night and Day! The service was as if we were inconveniencing the waitress, she was running the lounge...More

Thank 28stephen
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

I had a late lunch and enjoyed the chowder. I prefer a thin broth chowder and this was perfect, plus it had a good amount of seafood in it. The location has both a bar side and restaurant side - kind of two for one...More

Thank EvaMom24
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The atmosphere of Blue on Water is really nice. Lovely establishment. The service was average, and the food arrived promptly. I was so incredibly disappointed with the food, especially when the prices you are paying are comparable to so many other fine establishments in St....More

Thank TPC1900
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

A pretty restaurant on the Main Street of the city. We were quite late for dinner but they seated us anyways. Very good chowder. Some of the other combinations seemed a bit odd though. A white fish on sliced tomatoes? Green salad with raisins? Service...More

Thank SuT_1
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This place was recommended by a number of people from across the country when I was making inquiries about St. John's. The experience did not disappoint. The place was jammed full but the staff went out of their way to accommodate me. I had salmon...More

Thank Robert S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-754-2583
  • This restaurant is at Blue on Water
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