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EVOO in the Courtyard

5 Beck's Cove | Located inside of the historic Murray Premises Hotel, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 6H1, Canada
+1 709-738-1011
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“arancini” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (58 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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5 Beck's Cove | Located inside of the historic Murray Premises Hotel, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 6H1, Canada
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1 - 10 of 239 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

While staying at the Murray Premises Hotel, we ate twice at this restaurant located on the hotel premises. Hubby and I were persuaded by the helpful hotel clerk to try their Mediterranean pizza. We enjoyed the 12" wood-fired, thin crust pizza with baked chick peas,...More

Thank JudyTroy_NY
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family and I had a great first visit to EVOO! There was an option to dine in the outside courtyard or within the tastefully decorated interior. We choose to dine inside and enjoy the air conditioning. The delicious meals and friendly service made for...More

2  Thank morrisseykd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it so much the first time I went back twice more during my short stay in St. John’s. Brian was an excellent server and even remembered my order. Definitely recommend!

1  Thank Maggie V
Jonathan P, General Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review, I'm really glad you enjoyed your meals with us. We all are big fans of Brian and love the work he does.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I should have known the pizza was going to be awful when it was 'buy one get one free'., For a restaurant that boasts about its APN (Associazione Pizzaiuoli Napoletani) certification "as a purveyor of authentic Napalese pizza", the pizza certainly doesn't meet the benchmark....More

3  Thank Travelling_FoodE
Jonathan P, General Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we offer 2 for 1 pizza to give customers who wouldn't usually have the chance to experience the restaurant an opportunity to try out what we have to offer. The 2 for 1 pricing in no way effects the quality...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered take out. Came in neat boxes and cutlery. Good vege and vegan options. Tasty food and quick service.

1  Thank Taran S
Jonathan P, General Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your takeout.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there for a reservation at 7pm. At that point we received water. At 7:30pm I had finished my water, but still had not received the cocktails we ordered. It was an hour after we arrived that the appetizers we ordered were served. The...More

1  Thank Robert R
Jonathan P, General Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for you comments and I agree they are completely fair. I made an error when estimating the staff numbers I would need and because of that your experience suffered. I'm glad that you still enjoyed your meals and the whole experience wasn't ruined....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Other than a little difficulty finding the place (there is no entrance from Becks Cove) the evening was perfect. Lovely decor. Very nice server. Many things to chose from. Good wine list. Everything we ordered (several appetizers and 4 different mains) were delicious. Good portion...More

Thank AmberK
Jonathan P, General Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm thankful you did managed to find us, we are a little tucked aware but well worth the hunt to find our front door. Hope to see you again soon. Jon

Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Having been travelling to St john’s for the last five months for business I’ve tried most restaurants in the downtown area and this one stands out. The staff here are fantastic and treat you like family and the atmosphere was great. I sat at the...More

1  Thank rhiannon781
Jonathan P, General Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

Thank you so much for you comments. I'm really glad our staff made you feel welcome and at home, it's something we pride ourselves on. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed June 9, 2018

We were seated by the hostess and they proceeded to ignore us for 30 minutes without any service or even water at which point we got up and left. The hostess smiled at us on the way out without any attempt at apologizing for the...More

Thank KellySGA
Jonathan P, General Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

This review is posted both on the Evoo google listing as well as on yelp dated over 12 months ago. While I don't doubt that you may have received a sub standard level of service at Evoo, it was not on the date attached to...More

Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

A great meal with very good service and very tasty wood fired pizza. A friend had the gnocchi which smelled fantastic as well.

Thank Jessica G
Jonathan P, General Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments, I'm glad you enjoyed Evoo, hope to see you again soon. Jon

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Gerald R
June 24, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Beck's Cove | Located inside of the historic Murray Premises Hotel, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 6H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-738-1011
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Description
Located beside the Gypsy Tea Room with the Main entrance off of the courtyard on Water street. evoo in the courtyard offers great Mediterranean fare and authentic Neapolitan style wood fired pizza. We cater to families, vegetarians, and have quite a few gluten friendly options. Our cozy bar is a great hideaway with a good selection of spirits, crafted beer and cocktails.
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