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Blue On Water

) #33 of 295 Restaurants in St. John's $$ - $$$ , Seafood, International
319 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B9, Canada
+1 709-754-2583
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (33 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Canadian, Seafood, International, Contemporary, 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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Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely the best beet salad I have had. Unusual seasoning. Waitress was watchful and kept our cups and glasses full.

Thank SLRPV2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

Blue on Water has three facilities in the same building - a pub, a hotel, and a restaurant. This review is for the restaurant. The restaurant is very good and reasonably priced. The service is very good too. The restaurant is not large and has...More

Thank MarkUSAretired
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very delicious dinner at Blue on Water during we stayed in St. John's Newfoundland. We had Smoked Duck Breast, Braised Pork Belly, Seafood Chowder, Fish Cake and Roasted Lamb Leg. The Fish Cake and Smoked Duck Breast were the two of my...More

Thank Tienyho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This spot is as good as it gets. Our meal there was one of our best in a month of travel in the Maritimes and that is saying a lot.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great intimate evening somewhat spoiled by the noise and loud music from the adjacent pub-like room also run by Blue on Water. My halibut was overcooked but my wife's mixed fish plate was fabulous. The wine list was uninspired.

Thank Simon J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't realize this resto had a small plate concept but it was well explained by the waitress. We thought we would be starving after our dinner given the concept, but not true at all. I don't eat fish or seafood so I had the...More

Thank webbedangel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the best dining experiences I had in Newfoundland. Beautiful decor, lively atmosphere but not overwhelming, friendly and efficient service and totally yummy food. Five of us shared several small plates as starters including beet salad, carrot ravioli, patatas bravas, pierogis and...More

Thank MontrealLindy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unwelcome in restaurant, encouraged to dine in bar. To start: Salt cod fish cakes (no sign of salt let alone cod, raw grated potatoe) and chowder (raw vege, a couple of bits of salmon). Mains: "Cod" and Halibut. Small portions of admittedly well cooked fish...More

Thank 0nlyhonest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Blue on a recommendation from a friend for dinner. The food was great, We each had different options (e.g. lamb, lobster, fries, pierogies), the only downfall was the service and the staff. They did not know the menu, many items on the...More

Thank Fotini P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a bit of a wait for food, but it was delicious when it arrived. I enjoyed the best lobster I've ever had!

Thank Jaki N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Canadian, Seafood, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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
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