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East Coast Bistro

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60 Prince William St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2B1, Canada
+1 506-696-3278
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Saint John, Canada
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Always a brilliant choice for a brilliant meal and outstanding dining experience. Fantastic catering service, as well!

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6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Its number one in the city for a reason. Food is always cooked perfectly, great service, good drinks, nice relaxing atmosphere

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Chamcook
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105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I decided to have a lunch date yesterday. I have been wanting to take him to this Bistro since I visited in March with girlfriends. We were greeted immediately and taken to our table. I love their infused water they bring to your table. I had The gnocchi with crisp spinach on the top and my hubby... More 

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Thank Augusta16
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Our first time dining at this restaurant and we were simply blown away by the food and the service. We started with the ECB board and were not disappointed by the interesting flavour choices. Just enough food to prime your palette for the main course. We both had the haddock special and it was the best-cooked fish we've ever experienced.... More 

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Quispamsis, Canada
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

ECB is our "go to place" in Saint John. Always enjoyable, always consistent. The service is attentive without hovering. Although the design is open and very "bistro" like you never feel as though you are on top of other diners - there is a sense of intimacy at each table. The dishes are very artfully presented. Try the mushroom/lentil croquettes... More 

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Maine
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The salads are fantastic especially since you can add a protein and save room for the desert. The Lemon Tart is perfection. The service people are warm and professionaly friendly. The ambiance is comfortable and sophisticated. I would never go to this city and miss this place. Enjoy!

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Thank travelingirish
Bangor, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the leg of lamb and it was very bland. Asked for it medium and got medium rare. No flavor to it at all. Molasses and beer salmon was decent, but for the price this is not the flavor and quality you would expect. Two entrees, two glasses of wine and one beer with a 15% tip was $104.00. I... More 

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Thank Fiftyone5162
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6 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were given a gift card to East Coast Bistro. This was our first visit but won't be our last. We really enjoyed our lunch experience. The downtown location on Prince William is easy to access although parking on the street can sometimes be a challenge. We parked at the parking garage and it was an easy... More 

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Thank Bruce S
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7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

My fave restaurant in Saint John, I have nothing but great things to say about this place each and everytime I have gone.

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Chamcook
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105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

A group of my friends and I met at the East Coast Bistro last Tuesday. Wow great atmosphere and real tasty food! We sat and chatted and enjoyed a great spot for conversation. We all enjoyed our food and the desserts that were ordered looked really yummy. One lady who was sitting near us said the sticky toffee pudding was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Prince William St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Saint John
  • Phone Number: +1 506-696-3278

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