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Hungry Heart Cafe

142 Military Rd | Rawlin's Cross, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2E6, Canada
+1 709-738-6164
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (40 reviews)
“frittata” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
142 Military Rd | Rawlin's Cross, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2E6, Canada
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Reviewed today

Located just above the busier downtown area in St. John's, Hungry Heart Cafe is a good place to stop in for breakfast or lunch that offers good food and courteous, friendly service and which also serves the community as a non-profit. Though listed here as...More

Thank lvjmr
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is a gorgeous non-profit run cafe in downtown St. John's that will fill your hungry heart with delicious food and an awe-inspiring story! The chef uses local ingredients and incorporates lots of options for varies pallets! The vegetarian dish I had was mouthwatering...More

Thank MayorMyers
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there for lunch. I found the food to be average (we had soup, turkey/whaldorf wraps, and chicken ceaser salad). I don't think you should come here and expect to be full when you are done eating. Seems more like a tea and snack...More

Thank MarkMCanada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in on our walk around St. John’s for a quick bite to eat and tried the soup of the day and the frittata - both delicious! Nice little cafe and if you add $2 to the check, the extra money helps to feed those...More

Thank Oliapolia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I personally thought this restaurant was over priced that said I do like their business philosophy, but not sure what the rave is about!

1  Thank happyholidayers60
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

... with cheese, fried egg and delicious homemade sausage patty. Wing Commander flies on Capps but the dark roast coffee was excellent. Paul provided efficient service. A really wonderful neighbourhood ...

1  Thank LorenzoelJefe
Reviewed May 24, 2018

We had lunch here twice in the last few weeks and on both occasions it was exceptional. The menu changes weekly, but we hope the salted cod with polenta is a menu staple-- we haven't had a better meal in St. John's. The prices are...More

Thank 2due
Reviewed April 29, 2018

The Hungry Heart Cafe comes highly recommended. After many visits to this restaurant, I am still amazed at the beautifully prepared and presented food- fresh and delicious - I have never been disappointed and always have difficulty choosing just one item from the menu! Even...More

1  Thank Joan D
Reviewed March 18, 2018

I go here every couple of months, consistently good food and always interesting new things on the menu. Had the homemade tagliatelle this time and my only suggestion would be a bigger bowl for it - the sauce kinda went everywhere outside the small bowl...More

Thank laurus-azorica
Reviewed December 27, 2017

Two of us stopped for breakfast on a weekday and were seated immediately. We both ordered BOB (Breakfast on a Bun) consisting of egg, cheddar, mayo, and sausage plus the optional tomato ans spinach. All very good and a good cup (or two) of coffee....More

Thank bigfishpk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Military Rd | Rawlin's Cross, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2E6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-738-6164
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