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Marlaines Tide Watcher

45 Main, Lark Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-681-2140
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (6 reviews)
“chowder” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Soups, American, Seafood
45 Main, Lark Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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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
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Marlaine's was recommended by our B & B as the best place to eat and it certainly didn't disappoint! Right on the water, the view was amazing and so was the food. It was delicious and reasonable!

1  Thank SMMaxwell
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Go for a hike in the area to suit your ability and desire. When done pop in to Marlaine's. Beautiful deck over the water or sit inside. Simple fare--chowder (the best); crab sandwiches on home made bread--that was the available fare the day we dropped...More

1  Thank Michael G
Reviewed 8 August 2015

This cafe is located in Lark Harbour. It offers several items - we enjoyed the bowl of chili and the soup with fresh rolls. There were lots of homemade desserts available as well. The little gift shop has some nice finds as well.

Thank Debra M
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, American, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations
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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