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John Brown Grille

132 Richmond St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 1H9, Canada
+1 902-370-4040
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak bites” (5 reviews)
“curried lamb” (4 reviews)
“salad” (30 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Pub, Canadian, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
132 Richmond St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 1H9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We walked here from our cruise ship dock for lunch. (Lovely outdoor seating in Victoria Row.) This was our favorite meal of the week! One of us had the lobster roll. It had a lot of lobster meat. The roll was fresh and was served...More

Thank Micaelabird
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sat outside for BOGO mussels and wasn't disappointed. Price obviously great but would have been good at twice the price (BOGO, get it?). Was just a late lunch so didn't get anything else off the menu but for what we wanted, 5 stars is where...More

Thank Kenneth O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After my enjoyable matinee experience, I chanced upon John Brown Grill not far from the Guild. Open air seating and classic interior with a good choice of specialty options, I decided to have a late lunch. I opted for the lobster roll with a half...More

Thank SMO2015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After having walked out of a nearby restaurant for lack of service, got a table here and so glad we did. Service was great. So was the food. Had PEI mussels in a white sauce with goat cheese and spinach - sounds bad but it...More

Thank HoustonRobert
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some of the best food available on Prince Edward Island... try the pulled pork nachos...the sea food chowder is second to none ... patio heaters .... as well a blanket is available for those who perhaps didn't dress well enough or feel a chill and...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here on our first night in Charlottetown. We both had the maritime tacos and they were delicious. Had fish and seafood in them. Came with a nice salad and 2 tacos was filling. The place was quite busy but the service was...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Both dishes presented quite well - the scallops were done to a T and the flavors were there ; about the chowder it had great texture with a circle of mussels in the shell in the center of which the mussels were the star -...More

Thank HenriettandRalph
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the cup of seafood chowder and beet salad. Both very generous sizes. The cup of chowder was about 2 1/2 cups- very thick and floury, I couldn’t eat it. The mussels on the top were delicious though. The beet salad was very good....More

Thank Sheri R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect dinner with friends. Great food and great beer and cider but the story of this place is the PEI mussels appie. The portion size of this as you can see by the picture is amazing and the price was around $13-14. My wife also...More

Thank Patsfancanada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was packed when we visited. We sat outside on a beautiful day. Things started off poorly when waitress dumped a large beer on my friend and I. Meal itself was ok - bacon-wrapped scallops were very good. Zinger fries - one person liked...More

Thank John R
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August 7, 2018|
Response from Charlie F | Reviewed this property |
i believe yes - but - just contact the restaurant to be sure . . .
August 12, 2016|
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Response from Dorsey2016 | Reviewed this property |
Reservations are not taken for the patio or indoors. I have dined many times at John Brown's and had no problem in getting seated. I suggest that you allow enough time to dine in order to get to the show on time. Service... More
June 15, 2016|
Response from Paula S | Property representative |
It is about five blocks. You walk up Great George Street and your left you will see Victoria Row pedestrian mall (a one block street of shops & restaurants).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Bar, Seafood, Pub, Canadian, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 Richmond St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 1H9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: +1 902-370-4040
  • E-mail
John Brown Richmond Street Grille is located on the historic Victoria Row of downtown Charlottetown. We are proud to offer the best of Island cuisine - tantalizing chowder, delicious salads, amazing steaks seasoned to perfection, a large variety of seafood and gluten free options as well as a delectable pub menu. We offer many different varietals of wine, an abundance of craft ales - from near and far, live entertainment and a sophisticated, relaxed atmosphere for you to dine, mingle and dance . We look forward to seeing you soon at John Brown Richmond Street Grille - come for dinner and stay for the party.
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