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Doyle Sansome & Sons Lobster Pool

25 Sansome's Place | Hillgrade,Twillingate, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 2S0, Canada
+1 709-628-7421
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
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25 Sansome's Place | Hillgrade,Twillingate, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 2S0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed our experience so much we went both evenings that we were in town. Food was fresh, the view was stunning. Very enjoyable.

Thank Suzanne G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped and had the lobster dinner- IT WAS THE BEST LOBSTER we ever had- it is true the cold water makes the lobster that much sweeter! The Staff they have there is so friendly and everything we ate was fresh and delicious- We would...More

Thank dar2027
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away just minutes off Route 340 on way to Twillingate in a small community called Hillgrade. This restaurant is where every traveller should visit while in the area. Fresh fish and excellent service along with the atmosphere of eating a meal of fish on...More

Thank Pat S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had read about this place so we set out to find it, and we're glad we did. Located right on the dock, boats pull up, seafood is processed here, or it sure looked like it. There's a large dining dock in the very front...More

Thank joanfedora
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family meal August 7th and as usual. It was amazing food. Seafood chowder is a favourite of mine and my husband always loves the lobster. Restaurant is very rustic but service & food is excellent...recommend to anyone!!

Thank 0925
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is about a 5 minute drive off the Trans Canada Highway. You’ll arrive at a simple restaurant with a dockside eating area. The food was fresh, tasty, and prepared quickly. I had chowder, fish cakes, scallops, mussels, and dessert for $45.00. When the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Calvin and Eileen are wonderful hosts. Eileen makes sure to circulate and say hi to everyone making everyone feel welcome. The food is superb and I recommend this place to everyone!

Thank Donna472
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food! I ate lobster and it was the best. Chowder very good. Nice terrasse on the water. Prompt service.

Thank Nafra1668
Reviewed 1 week ago

This seemed like a bit of an odd place at first - the restaurant was tucked behind a small fish plant. The service here was excellent. The seafood was fresh and tasty. The mussels in wine sauce were simply to die for. I had the...More

Thank LornaDooner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on the way to our b&b in Twillingate. The view was incredible, we chose to sit on the deck right on the water with a gorgeous view! Our service was personable and fun. We shared the delicious scallops and seafood chowder chock...More

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Nick Y
June 10, 2016|
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Response from nurf77 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! I would.
jadwiga s
January 31, 2016|
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Response from Wayne W | Reviewed this property |
Take highway 340 and travel south. Once you get to Newville turn right onto the County Road. We went in September and reservations weren't required. July and August will be their busy season so I would phone ahead. We stayed... More
Betty H
January 17, 2016|
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Response from Eileen S | Property representative |
Lobster season in our area is from May through the beginning of July.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
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: 25 Sansome's Place | Hillgrade,Twillingate, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 2S0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Twillingate
  • Phone Number: +1 709-628-7421
  • E-mail
Seasonal restaurant on the dock or indoor dining in Hillgrade near Twillingate.Open for lunch and dinner.Excellent view from our dockside restaurant. Live lobster is available from our pool while in season until we have stock, usually until mid August. For your convenience there is an ATM on site as we accept CASH only.
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