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Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food

272 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B7, Canada
+1 709-738-2015
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (114 reviews)
“cinnamon buns” (30 reviews)
“turnover” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Canadian, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
272 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Has a feel that the customers all have an interesting alternative lifestyle. Its a great place to meet and talk with friends. Has what might be called a shabby chic style. Friendly staff. No pressure to drink and eat up and move on. Great laidback...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped in on our way back to hotel for tea and a treat. I had the bread pudding, it was okay, not like my nana made. Husband had the tea biscuits and they were delicious. I also had the London Fog tea, sorry to say,...More

Thank KristenL1106
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for coffee and ended up having a breakfast croissant. Best thing I’ve had in a long time! Love the funky atmosphere!

Thank Tammy K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Due to time of travel from Vancouver to St. John’s we missed the cinnamon rolls. It’s ok I shall return. This place is off the chain. Do yourself a favour and pop in. Awesome

Thank tph69
Kelly M, Owner at Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

tph69!! Thanks so much for your "seriously awesome" review! Glad to hear you'll be back! Cheers, Kelly

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place was terrific. It offered reasonably priced soup and fresh made sandwiches - both hot and cold. We had a delicious soft quiche with wonderfully hot chicken curry soup. They sell fresh breads and home made cookies - one side is where you pick...More

Thank Henry B
Kelly M, Owner at Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Henry B! Thanks so much for your review! Hope you can come back again soon! Cheers, Kelly

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stumbled into this place. Wonderful coffee and snacks. Great atmosphere would definitely recommend this to any coffee snob out there.

Thank Dr-Presidente
Kelly M, Owner at Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your review, Dr-Presidente! Hope you come back soon! Cheers, Kelly

Reviewed 1 week ago

A great cup of coffee and a nice pastry to ward off the soaking rain.The service was fast the price just right. Decor was great and cozy.

Thank Mark D
Kelly M, Owner at Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks, Mark D, for taking the time to write a review about Rocket! Nothing better on a rainy day, eh?! :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for coffee one day and breakfast the next. Fun atmosphere, eclectic decor. Great coffee. Recommend the ginger cookies, yogurt/ granola breakfast.

Thank Sandy-Rob-Montreal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for breakfast one day. A nice location with a cute local store, lots of community events advertised and lots of local goods for sale. I had the breakfast croissant which was good but not spectacular and the chai tea which I thought...More

Thank rammyaroundtheworld
Kelly M, Owner at Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rammyaroundtheworld! Thanks for letting us know about your visit to Rocket. Yes, we love our community. Hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Kelly

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to the Rocket a number of times. Each time I enjoy the coffee and much lunch. There is a great selection of food and the atmosphere is great. The ordering and setup however can be confusing and slow in getting your order. Despite this...More

Thank tilleybishop
Kelly M, Owner at Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HI tilleybishop - Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review about Rocket. Hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Kelly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$23
Meals
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Monday
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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