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Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food

) #4 of 291 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%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (87 reviews)
“sausage roll” (25 reviews)
“turnover” (23 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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11 - 20 of 815 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is furnished with lovely and funny details you can discover while your fresh and delicious food is prepared. Very friendly staff. It is a self service restaurant/ cafe/ bakery. We had wonderful sirloin steak sandwich and pulled pork turnover, which they heated for...More

Thank moonflower66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

- Wonderful and welcoming customer service - Fresh, healthy, tasty food - Solid coffee - Reasonable prices - Lovely tunes - Relaxed atmosphere :)

Thank Christie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Work at a cafe in Saskatoon and this had a very similar welcoming feeling. Enjoyed my lattes I had there and their shortbread, chocolate chip pecan cookies and breakfast burrito. Everything is so fresh and well priced - great for breakfast, lunch or a quick...More

Thank Grace W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for breakfast and the food was really good and original, coffee was fantastic. Total price was a little expensive for breakfast but I can see why it was packed. Staff were so friendly and helpful and it had a really good vibrant feel about...More

Thank Tunab5
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've only ever been in here for cookies or brownies and they are really good. I haven't tried anything else in the place, but it looks good. If you're looking for dessert, Rocket Bakery is the place to go. There's a nice room to enjoy...More

Thank sbwpanda
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dropped in one evening looking for dessert. Even at the end of the day, we got two delicious chocolate croissants and good coffee. The coffee was well made and good strength. Not always a given in the area. The prices were reasonable and we...More

Thank Laurie_B_VA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grabbed a breakfast croissant and coffee and was incredibly impressed with the taste and quality of both!! I will be back.

Thank Justin R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this bakery twice during my week in St. John's. The brownie and sausage roll I purchased were excellent. I got the yogurt and homemade granola for breakfast, which was very good.

Thank Kenneth B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful coffee, pastries, and light breakfast here in a very minimalist location on Water Street. Picked up a cheese and baguette for an afternoon snack and everything was fresh and tasty. Going back tomorrow instead of the free hotel breakfast

Thank MurrayC915
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We (2 seniors) had lunch on June 8. Broccoli salad, sweet potato soup & chicken burger. Very tasty. Quick friendly service. Take a number from the basket when you go in for service. Can get busy at times. Select a seat before ordering especially if...More

Thank John C
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Would like to order a chocolate birthday cake for Monday, February 6th. Pick up. Can I place an order using my credit card?
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
Do you make a London Fog with almond milk? Thanks!
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$23
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail
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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