We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Marlaines Tide Watcher

45 Main, Lark Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-681-2140
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“chowder” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Soups, American, Seafood
45 Main, Lark Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (22)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Out for a little drive through York Harbour & Lark Harbour, Nl & stopped at this little quaint cafe......awesome view & provided a gift shop & lovely choice of baked goods & nice selection of local choices. Had a crab sandwich while there & took...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by to have quick bite and were pleasantly surprised by the freshness and quality of the food, you can't beat fresh breads and treats. The restaurant is quaint and the views are spectacular.

Thank John W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch while enjoying the local hiking trails. Marlaine's proved to be an excellent spot for lunch. We had been enjoying seafood chowder of our tour throughout Newfoundland and the chowder here was quite simply outstanding! And don't forget the perfect location...More

Thank MJavier2014
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Marlaine's was closed for the season but opened for our tour group for lunch. Excellent sandwiches, soups and chowder. Very friendly, efficient staff and reasonable prices.

Thank kestrels666
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I had a roast beef sandwich, didn't want anything heavy and this was a nice pick me up for lunch. Fresh bread, fresh meat, very good. Then I saw they had all these treats out. They make these treats all fresh too. I ate something...More

Thank oatografia
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Talk about enjoying some of the best of NF, a homey mom and pop establishment was filled with so many lovely touches. From the view to all the crafts for sale and the most friendly people behind the counter. Easy conversation with natives and tourists...More

Thank CookstownDAH
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We were renting a house just down the road and it was raining so we decided to walk across the road and check out Marlaines. Well! CHILI!!!! She makes awesome homemade chili and after that you can dig into some of her homemade desserts! oh...More

Thank OntarioIslandgirl
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely and intimate cafe. Serves full meals and snacks. Wine and other liquor is available. Wonderful view of the water. Art and local craft is available. I bought a hand made wool hat at a very reasonable price. The owner is very hospitable and warm....More

Thank luciag6207
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Marlaines Tide Watcher is a small and cozy restaurant nestled in beautiful York Harbour NL. My husband and I had a delightful experience there, with the combination of delicious, homemade food and fantastic friendly service. While there, we met two colorful characters who shared some...More

1  Thank anna01690
Reviewed 10 September 2015

For starters, this was one of the highlights of our trip to Newfoundland! When we walked in, the café was totally full from a tour bus group, but fortunately they left soon afterwards. We ordered some lunch. I had the soup and my husband had...More

1  Thank lengthynewt
Nearby Restaurants
Lynn's Takeout & Convenience
9 reviews
22.78 km away
Newfound Sushi
195 reviews
32.52 km away
Captain Cook's Galley
9 reviews
6.37 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bottle Cove Beach
11 reviews
4.88 km away
Four Seasons Tours
31 reviews
22.87 km away
Corner Brook Stream Trail
89 reviews
33.31 km away
Captain James Cook Historic Site
97 reviews
32.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Marlaines Tide Watcher staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Canadian, Soups, American, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Main, Lark Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Lark Harbour
  • Phone Number: +1 709-681-2140
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing