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Philip's Cafe

170 Jerseyside Hill | Jerseyside, Placentia, Newfoundland and Labrador A0B 2G0, Canada
+1 709-227-6596
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“quiche” (20 reviews)
“sandwiches” (14 reviews)
“bread” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
170 Jerseyside Hill | Jerseyside, Placentia, Newfoundland and Labrador A0B 2G0, Canada
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Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Philip and Linda are amazing and this bakery is too! Everything is healthy and homemade... And delicious MMM mm. We could have spent all day there chatting and eating. It is amazing that Philip, who is a world class chef and Baker can be found...More

Thank KeithCanuck
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Rosedale Manor, the B&B, owned by Linda and Philip. The second “B” is at Philip’s Cafe which is a short walk away. Since Linda and Philip are proprietors of both, it is a very cozy fit. The cafe is very progressive in...More

Thank OrbExplorer
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

If you are in the Placentia area you have to drop in! Linda and Philip will make you feel right at home. My favourite breakfast item is the breakfast sandwich on molasses raisin bread. A perfect combination! Also you have to try Philips homemade ice...More

Thank Roxanne L
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

This café packs a lot of value into their menu: quality, variety and freshness. A worthwhile stop for a meal, snack or beverage.

Thank Marquise_LA
PhilipsCafe, Owner at Philip's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Thank you.......I’m glad you had a nice visit to my cafe

Reviewed August 12, 2018

Had breakfast every morning at Phillip's Cafe while staying at Rose Manor. Great food! Phillip is super nice, too.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Delicious, home-cooked food! Everything we had was wonderful! And the homemade ice cream was a super special treat. We'll be back!!

Thank stjohnroad
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Quiche was wonderful! Must go! Try the ginger cookies! Nice and friendly people. Cool travel books and information about NFL available.

Thank Andreas G
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We have a house in St. John's (although we don't live here) and I was very happy to find Philip's when we were in Placentia....also fabulous location and views!

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Awesome food & service! My friend & I visited in July & we had a chocolate chip banana bar & homemade ice cream. Very tasty. Love the atmosphere & the view! Home sweet home ❤️

Thank PlacentiaGal
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

A small restaurant but nicely appointed and all home made dishes that delight. While selections on the menu were small they were excellent quality and worth the wait for preparation. Homemade bread, cookies and muffins were in abundance and very reasonable prices. Daily specials are...More

Thank GDRooney
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Digital Payments, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Jerseyside Hill | Jerseyside, Placentia, Newfoundland and Labrador A0B 2G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Placentia
  • Phone Number: +1 709-227-6596
  • E-mail
Philip's Café, OPEN from 7:30am-3pmWed.-Mon 8 Minutes from the Argentia Ferry TerminalJerseysidePlacentia, NLA0B 2Y0Waterfront café and pastry shop right in the heart of the fishing activity. Pastry chef Philip Meade was born in Placentia. After many years of travelling, he is back in Newfoundland - mixing Newfoundland flavours with the richness of French and Belgian chocolate. Serving Organic coffees and teas - including Lattes and other espresso drinks.Breakfast is served at 7 am for early risers. Watch the fishing boats prepare for their day, while enjoying a freshly baked quiche made with free range eggs, aged cheddar cheese, and other tasty ingredients. Daily bowls of vegetarian chili and fresh garlic cheese bread are served at lunch, as well as many different sandwiches made with freshly baked bread.Amenities:Bring your computer - Philip's Cafe has Wi-Fi.Heading off on a hike or picnic? Fill your picnic lunch or backpack from the many available sandwiches, fresh vegetables and fruits, baked treats, and cool drinks. Bring your thermos if you want to take along hot coffee or tea.On a rainy or cool day, you will find warmth from the wood stove greet you as you come in the door. On a hot day, the breezes on the deck while watching the boats makes Philip's Cafe a wonderful spot for breakfast, lunch or coffee and desert.Why not check out Philip's Cafe/Placentia on Facebook for photos and comments.
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