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Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food

) #4 of 298 Restaurants in St. John's $$ - $$$ American, , Cafe
272 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B7, Canada
+1 709-738-2015
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (100 reviews)
“sausage roll” (28 reviews)
“turnover” (28 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 20:00All hours
American, Canadian, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
272 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Love the energy! Great bakery and some deli food - not a huge selection. Better than average coffee at this place. A little pricey, but worth it.

Thank Pshn4life
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Shopping for the WestJet flight back to the UK. Who needs plane food when you can have rocket food! Excellent berry scones and chocolate brownies.

Thank RES242
Reviewed 3 days ago

We love the location in Downtown St. John's. Fresh coffee and fresh sandwiches or soup and sweets ! the service is friendly and good. Is is a little 2. home from away.

Thank Puffinman
Reviewed 4 days ago

I loved this restaurant - even though a bit pricey for lunch we got to share some great soups and salads and an incredible bread pudding with caramel sauce. The only downfall is trying to find a place sit and eat. We tried a few...More

1  Thank JandGBG
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great visit here with our 3 kids. We relaxed and enjoyed our beverages while the kids watched people stroll along the street outside . The cheesecake was fab as was the lemon pie. Its a must visit.

Thank SuzieQ088
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent, I can't say enough about the wonderful food. Relax atmosphere, casual dining. All food and bakery prepared on site. Staff are great. Located in the heart of downtown St. John's you must stop in for a bite to eat.

Thank barbfurey
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to grab breakfast or pick-up sandwiches for lunch! Why visiting St. John's this was our go to for breakfast. Very fresh & tasty selection. The staff are great...an overall nice experience. While yes the decor is interesting, it's really a...More

Thank sazzycat27
Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned to Rocket Bakery 3 times during our stay in St. John's The coffee was excellent and the breakfast burrito (hot, fresh, tasty) could not be beat. Also had a nice, informal lunch here too. Bakery serves up delicious goodies. Very good value, high...More

Thank daleinclagary
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by the Tourism staff we had to try. Delicious coffee.Food looked excellent but we didn't need to eat. Great atmosphere.

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled upon Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food while strolling downtown. Stopped in for lunch and upon recommendation, ordered fish cakes and kale salad with iced tea. Excellent flavours in each dish as well as friendly folks taking orders. Came back the next day for hot...More

Thank Belle B
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4 February 2017|
Response from Robert T | Reviewed this property |
I'd suggest calling the bakery. (709) 738-2011 When they are open of course. yummy idea
3 October 2016|
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Response from Gordbritton | Reviewed this property |
Had a Cappuccino with milk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$24
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-738-2015
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Rocket Bakery & Fresh Food offers scrumptious, made-from-scratch handmade breads, desserts, prepared hot and cold specialties, excellent coffee and food-lover groceries in a warm, casual, heritage space at 272 Water Street in downtown St. John's. Try our no-flour-added soups, salads and desserts, too!
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