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Rocket Bakery and Fresh Food

) #4 of 295 Restaurants in St. John's €€ - €€€ American, , Cafe
272 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B7, Canada
+1 709-738-2015
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (94 reviews)
“sausage roll” (26 reviews)
“turnover” (24 reviews)
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American, Canadian, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
272 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took my sister there while she was visiting from Alberta and we loved it ! Great food, awesome environment & very friendly staff!

Thank Clarkee62
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent freshly made food. Everything is made in house except the tortillas. Coffee is great. My husband said it was the best Americano he's ever had. We had the fish cakes and pulled pork turnover, as well as she Pain au Chocolat and a sausage...More

Thank vantoniuk
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great vibe, great coffee and interesting baked goods. What more could you want. This is a great place to get good fresh food, good coffee and enjoy a relaxed and friendly vibe.

Thank Pixiefairweather
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A very cool place with furniture from the 60,s Fresh brewed coffee and tea . A very large selection of baked goods all made on premises The young staff are awesome having fun and really looking after us well

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything made on site! Great sandwich and atmosphere.. and a delicious scone with a rich coffee to top it off.

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The breakfast croissant had bacon and egg. So good. It was just the right amount. Good coffee too. Amazing things in the bakery.

Thank Jaimie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were met by Kelly, one of the Rocket owners upon our first visit while on holidays in St. John's. She was delightful, welcoming, and so helpful to our son as he navigated his food allergies at Rocket. There were a variety of dairy free...More

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and staff. Parking impossible, and the only reason why we did not go back the second day we were in town.

Thank wendycdn
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an interesting stop on Water Street with its great food and take away options.Good coffee and sweets. ButterScotch seems to be popular on the East Coast and is so yummy.

Thank dpowers2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is great and the owners are wonderful supporters of many community events. The coffee is freshly made, the scones are to die for and the sandwiches are flavourful and fresh.

Thank Paul T
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4 February 2017|
Response from Robert T | Reviewed this property |
I'd suggest calling the bakery. (709) 738-2011 When they are open of course. yummy idea
4 October 2016|
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Response from Gordbritton | Reviewed this property |
Had a Cappuccino with milk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$24
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-738-2015
  • E-mail
Rocket Bakery & Fresh Food offers scrumptious, made-from-scratch handmade breads, desserts, prepared hot and cold specialties, excellent coffee and food-lover groceries in a warm, casual, heritage space at 272 Water Street in downtown St. John's. Try our no-flour-added soups, salads and desserts, too!
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