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EVOO in the Courtyard

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Sun., 02-17
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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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About
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.
PRICE RANGE
US$12 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Canadian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Reviews (267)
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Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

We went to EVOO on a Saturday night to try the new restaurant. It was an enjoyable experience, with great food and reasonable prices.

Date of visit: December 2015
3  Thank craignf
Evan M, Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2016

Thank you for your review. I'm happy you had a pleasant experience. We hope to see you return to enjoy more items off our menu. Cheers!

Reviewed December 15, 2015

During the busy Christmas dining season the staff were able to get me in without a reservation. I enjoyed the food. Great taste,arrived hot, wonderful portion sizes and exceptional quality. Definitely my new favourite Italian restaurant in St johns. Will be back.

Date of visit: December 2015
4  Thank SalesGuyinCANADA
Evan M, Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2016

Thank you for the kind words. I am delighted to see that everything was enjoyable. We place an emphasis on the training of our staff to ensure we provide the best service. We look forward to your return visit. Cheers!

Reviewed December 14, 2015

We were supposed to meet friends for dinner and Evoo was the new place in town so we made our reservation for 8pm (reservations only for groups 6+) on a Saturday. our sitter cancelled so we decided to take our two girls. It was late,...More

Date of visit: December 2015
4  Thank normanoseworthy
Evan M, Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2016

Thank you for your comments. As with any new venue, there is anticipation to check out the food. Especially during weekends, we experience a high volume of people which could explain the wait you experienced for your table. However, I'm happy to see the food...More

Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

I just visited this restaurant for the first time today and had a wonderful dining experience. Service was great and the food was delicious. The funghi pizza is fantastic, the burger I had was perfectly sized and the homemade bun was deadly! You should check...More

Date of visit: December 2015
5  Thank Brooke J
Evan M, Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2016

Thank you for the review. We have had great feedback on our burger, it has been a favorite of many so far. We look forward to your return! Cheers!

Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

A Tuesday night yet a great crowd! Atmosphere- friendly, warm and relaxing. From the moment I walked in their door on a chilly December evening and was warmly welcomed by Evan, service and attitude was consistent. Thank-you Evan, you have the perfect mix of friendliness...More

Date of visit: December 2015
6  Thank CharmaineC53
Evan M, Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2016

Thank your for the kind review. We are delighted to see you enjoyed everything at evoo. We certainly look forward to your return.

Reviewed December 10, 2015

I went to this restaurant with a group of 9 women for our annual girls Christmas dinner on the 5th. I was looking forward to this evening since we had all read Carl Wells' rave review and other great things word of mouth. We were...More

Date of visit: December 2015
2  Thank Coldgirl
Evan M, Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2016

Thank you for your review. As with any new venture there are typically a few issues that arise. We listen to our customers and improve where needed. The addition of the porch opening out onto the Courtyard as our new main entrance did place your...More

Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

The best. We had our Christmas dinner with my work colleges. I had risotto and the termassu for desert. The meal was not warm enough but the head waiter took it right away and gave me a fresh plate. The wine list was quite impressive...More

Date of visit: December 2015
3  Thank lizzyishappy
Evan M, Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2016

Thank you for the positive review. I am happy to see you enjoyed your experience, including our Tiramisu and Risotto. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

There was 10 of us at a bday dinner this evening. The waitress stood at one end of the table and took everybody's order which I think she most Defiently should have made her self around the table instead of having people say their order...More

Date of visit: December 2015
2  Thank Destination613131
Evan M, Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2016

Thank you for your review. I regret that you didn't recieve the proper service while at EVOO. I have addressed this issue with the staff involved, and have also spoken to you since directly reagrding this incident to make amends. We both discussed and agreed...More

Reviewed December 3, 2015

Everything about this restaurant is just fabulous. The staff are wonderful, atmosphere is really nice, and the food is excellent. The pizza is good, lasagna is delicious and the calamari is the best I've ever eaten. I will definitely be back!

Date of visit: December 2015
4  Thank KatieFromCanadia
David S, Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2015

Thank you very much for your review. Glad you thought so highly of us and look forward to serving you again soon! You'll have to try the spaghetti and meatballs next time. It's to die for!

Reviewed December 3, 2015

This place is awesome! We've been 4 times in the few weeks it's been opened and can't get enough. The pizza is authentic and toppings are well chosen and paired. The gnocchi is to die for, super tender, covered in delicious light sauce with a...More

Date of visit: November 2015
5  Thank akoren2
David S, Manager at EVOO in the Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2015

Thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review. We're glad that you enjoy the atmosphere and food and look forward to seeing you again soon!

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