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Niger Reef Tea House

1 Joes Point Rd | St. Andrews, NB, Saint Andrews, New Brunswick E5B 2J7, Canada
+1 506-529-8005
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (24 reviews)
“fish cakes” (15 reviews)
“salmon” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.All hours
Seafood, Fusion, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 Joes Point Rd | St. Andrews, NB, Saint Andrews, New Brunswick E5B 2J7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

What a wonderful surprise this restaurant was. We were having a cocktail at our hotel in the afternoon and someone said we should try this place ..”it was great!” And yes, they were right!! Small as everyone says but cozy. Food was terrific! Server was...More

1  Thank buffaloroam
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Dinning here is always a pleasure! Love the food, and love the view. One of my fav spots to visit in Saint Andrews by the sea!

1  Thank Dirtbikegirltravel
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We got here at 730p (the place closes at 8pm or so). Ours was the last reservation. The name was a quandary to us and we were told that the restaurant is named after the Niger reef nearby (so named because the HMS Niger was...More

1  Thank A S
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Advanced reservations are a must for this small and simple restaurant. Seating for inside and outside. Small but adequate menu. Located just outside of the busy main street so it provides a quiet, beautiful view of the harbor. Food is not complicated, but without great...More

Thank mdstevel
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Lobster Sandwiches and soup were out of bounds. Service was excellent. Eat on the deck if possible, wonderful views. Staff was friendly and very helpful.

1  Thank Steve V
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant on the bay requiring reservations. Pleasant staff with delicious food and an unobstructed view of the water from the deck seating.

1  Thank Jo-Anne T
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

The lovely wife and I booked a table via Facebook, and as we were wandering around the town we thought we would pop by and check the booking and have sneak peek at the menu. A warm welcome and an offer to choose a specific...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Small bistro serving lunch from 1-3 and supper from 5-8. Great meal and friendly service. I had the Tuscan chicken pie (delicious) and my husband and friends had the salmon. We shared the carrot cake which was VERY GOOD. Our friends had the strawberry rhubarb...More

Thank Val R
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I can't help ordering the potato tart every time. It's still delicious! The cauliflower soup was a nice surprise. My mom appreciated the many gluten free options, especially the fish cakes. Service is always wonderful, the view spectacular, and games for kids much appreciated.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

What a Great Experience in downtown Saint Andrews just a few minutes walk from the Main Street. Food was fresh and tasteful. Service was outstanding. We ordered the Seafood Chowder for stater and was delicious. Salmon was out of this world

Thank Peter S
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Questions & Answers
diane h
28 August 2016|
Response from MacPetersons | Property representative |
My apologies on missing your question. We do hope you made it by our restaurant this summer. Sunday evenings are open but is a set menu of a three course prime rib dinner. We are remaining open for the season until about... More
23 August 2016|
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Response from MacPetersons | Property representative |
Hello, apologies on missing these questions last month. Yes, you can have your dog on the outdoor patio. We often have our furry friends visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Joes Point Rd | St. Andrews, NB, Saint Andrews, New Brunswick E5B 2J7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Saint Andrews
  • Phone Number: +1 506-529-8005
The Niger Reef is open seasonally from early May to the end of October.
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