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Back Cove Cafe

) #2 of 2 Restaurants in Cow Head
Main Street, Cow Head, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 2A0, Canada
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible18%
3 weeks ago
“Ok”
17 Aug 2016
“First trip to NL.”
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Main Street, Cow Head, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 2A0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I ate at the Back Cove and had a good experience. We had gone in early in the afternoon to get an ice cream cone. We each got two scoops in a waffle cone- cost us $12.00 all together which wasn't bad...More

Thank dangerouslemons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had fries dressing and gravy.It was just ok..Server brought out a piece of Canada Day birthday cake being that it was July 1st.Small portion but free ...about 1 inch square.It was the thought that counted I guess.I would return

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed away from writing reviews on anything, but when I had this "seafood chowder" I felt the need to say something. It was just a meager bowl of pasty white hot water with too much pepper a few diced vegetables and no seafood...More

Thank Island_Lifer2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to say, this was the absolute WORSE seafood chowder I have ever had in my life. Living in Newfoundland, you have to expect good seafood chowder, or at least great fish chowder, this was neither. I was a gluey paste of flour, too...More

Thank FishermansBlues
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch here and everyone's meals were very good. It was busy as it was lunch and only one lady doing all the work so a bit slow but the wait was worth it as the meal was good. I had turkey soup ,...More

Thank AustraliaSpecial
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's a tiny local cafe with seafood - and other local foods. We had the moose stew, and it was so good that we could hardly wait to get there another time to enjoy it again!

Thank CarlFondaver
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Great little spot in Cow Head. Really only other spot than Shallow Bay. Seafood specialties. Very ggod value.

Thank TandAM
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Ignored the bad reviews and took a chance. Had fresh cod with chips. It was very good. Cooked perfect, light batter and moist fish. Fish servings not very big but we enjoyed the meal.

Thank SandGlike2travel
Reviewed 12 September 2016

don't be fooled by the small cafe look it was the best cod fish and chips french fries delicious yummy chowder lovely service and a sweet little restaurant even though we were there just before closing, they were very accommodating and were able to do...More

Thank jh2042015
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We were staying in Cow Head and decided it would be easy to buy a couple of moose burgers to take back to our room for supper. Meh. Ordinary. If you want to eat a moose burger go to Earl's in Rocky Harbour.

Thank TheQuietTravellerToo
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Cow Head, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 2A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Gros Morne National Park  >  Cow Head
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