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Bonavista Social Club

2 Longshore Road | Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 2A0, Canada
+1 709-445-5556
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Pizza, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Longshore Road | Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 2A0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is a definite must try for both locals and visitors. The food was delicious. Our table ordered a variety of dishes and there wasn't one dish we didn't love. The only downfall is the size of the building . It's not large and...More

Thank Lee-Ann D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Never will you eat such authentic pizza in a setting like this .If you visit the area and don't make it there you will be missing out on a grand experience.Don't forget to look for the goats.

Thank r0gerr0sie
Reviewed 3 days ago

This tiny spot at the Bonavista coast wasn't the easiest to find on a cold, foggy Sunday in May, but we lucked out with the last 2-top in a restaurant which only accommodates 20 or so diners inside at a time. Food was fantastic. Service...More

Thank CanadianFreeSpirit
Reviewed 6 days ago

Pizza soft crust & so so seasoned. Moose burger tiny. Staff cheerful and efficient. Setting beautiful. Go for the later two, not the first.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Sat outside on the deck during my visit to the area in May-2016. Had the moose burger and my partner had the pizza of the day, which was ground moose w/ caramelized onions and mushrooms. Enjoyed the fresh lemonade and the view of the ocean...More

Thank QuidiVidiTrekker
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I would have eaten here every single night we were in Newfoundland. The vistas and homemade food. I also enjoyed the surrounding gardens, loved that their food is homemade and garden fresh. Not sure if they take reservations, we just showed up and had to...More

1  Thank Melinda G
Reviewed 26 October 2016

When planning our trip to Newfoundland, we had included a visit to the Bonavista Social Club after seeing it written up in the CAA magazine and from the reviews here on Trip Advisor. It is absolutely worth the trip through some scenic rural routes to...More

2  Thank MomOwl
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We had a wonderful to St.John's, NF, to visit our daughter and our grandaughter. We made a trip to the Bonaventure Social Club for dinner. It was heavenly though you must get there early or there is a wait, as well as a climb from...More

2  Thank Hud B
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Whenever we're in Newfoundland, we make a detour to the Boavista Social Club. The location, the atmosphere and the delicious pizzas never disappoint.

1  Thank Sonia C
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The food was great, and the view was amazing. Parking was a bit tricky as usual. The biggest issue was since there are no reservations, it was very crowded, and there's a fairly minimal seating space available. We made do, but I imagine it's the...More

2  Thank NLTraveller_27
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Hi, We will be staying in Bonavista on July 1. Are you open for dinner on July 1? Thanks
28 April 2017|
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Response from Melinda G | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was open on Canada Day last year.
Jane H
Do you have gluten free options?
15 March 2015|
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Response from Zepp12345 | Reviewed this property |
They are a fantastic restaurant with so many wonderful options. Try looking up their Facebook page and sending them your question. I'm sure they would answer!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Longshore Road | Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 2A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Bonavista
  • Phone Number: +1 709-445-5556
  • E-mail