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Canvas Cove Bistro located on Iceberg Quest Premises

52 Main Street | Iceberg Quest Premises, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
+1 709-884-1818
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (40 reviews)
“kale salad” (7 reviews)
“beef brisket” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Main Street | Iceberg Quest Premises, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

The owner and waiter called ahead on our cell to check if any of our party had any allergies--a good thought. Eleven of us had an excellent meal that was well prepared and tasty. Nice options to the usual seafood such as brisket which was...More

2  Thank Adventurer602341
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Freshly made, delicious flavours, the lobster and brisket were to die for ...too bad we live across the Ocean as we would be frequent visitors! Oh... and the home made pie...don’t miss it

2  Thank Sophie D
Reviewed August 26, 2018

We popped in to warm up after our iceberg quest tour. It was not quite 12 so too early for our lunch but it smelt delicious. Even though we just wanted tea and coffee they were so welcoming and I'm a great believer that even...More

2  Thank galaxy148
Reviewed August 21, 2018

What a wonderful find.Quite possibly one of the best meals I have ever eaten.Staff interactions during meal will leave one smiling .

1  Thank pdlioness
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We arrived on the last night of the summer season - it was community appreciation night. The host insisted that we come in anyway and we were treated to huge assortment of side dishes soups and chowders. The seafood deviled eggs were amazing. The pea...More

1  Thank Todd M
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Had one of the best meals of my life here. Fresh, new flavours perfectly balanced. Rhubarb scallop ceviche paired with the smoked capelin kale salad is just superb. Lobster spaghetti was beyond expectations. Couldn't recommend this restaurant more.

1  Thank Nancy L
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

We had just been commenting that we were unable to find local cuisine without it being fried food then we found this. This is the best food we have had up to this point on our trip in Newfoundland. The apple rhubarb ceviche was out...More

1  Thank Kella141414
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Quite a small menu, but the food was exquisitely prepared. I would go after 8 for better service and seating. It was just too busy and very noisy when we were there at 7. Spouse ordered the turnip pie. She loved it but I didn't...More

1  Thank Johnboy212
Reviewed August 11, 2018

The service was very good. My husband ordered the brisket sandwich and I ordered the shrimp sandwich. They were tasty but there was way too much bread for the filling, yes, there was very little filling. We each had a drink. Then we had desert...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Did not think I would end up writing such a glorious review as the single gentleman (probably the owner although he did not identify himself) rather than greet us warned us that he was short a staff person. There were only about 9 other people...More

1  Thank JudyTroy_NY
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Tammy G
September 1, 2016|
Response from Lakehouse259 | Reviewed this property |
I think the menu is ever changing. Their pricing was reasonable for sure the time we went there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Main Street | Iceberg Quest Premises, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Twillingate
  • Phone Number: +1 709-884-1818
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*CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR THE SEASON* Canvas Cove Bistro, located on Iceberg Quest Premises offers a panoramic view of Twillingate harbor. Fishing flakes, sail boats, schooners and ancient 12,000 year old icebergs in season! Professional chefs create culinary delights in an open concept kitchen. Peaceful ambience. Our menu promises to please all. Fresh, local seafood guaranteed. Fish chowder, soup and salads. Incredible wine selection. Local brews including Quidi Vidi Iceberg Beer will tease your palette. Free Wi-Fi. From our patio listen as the Atlantic Ocean waves crash the shoreline. Witness the spectacular Twillingate sunsets while sipping superb wines. You have discovered your culinary experience! Canvas Cove Bistro caters to private functions, weddings, and corporate events. Reservations are encouraged. Fresh. Local. Delicious. We are expecting you!
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