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Mallard Cottage

8 Barrows Rd | Quidi Vidi Village, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1A 1G8, Canada
+1 709-237-7314
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (260 reviews)
“pork” (52 reviews)
“cake” (46 reviews)
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CUISINES
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
8 Barrows Rd | Quidi Vidi Village, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1A 1G8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had an occasion to go to this restaurant for a luncheon meal over the recent Christmas season after hearing many favourable comments about it. Located in the village of Quidi Vidi now part of StJohns it had a very open and rustic setting . Service...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sam_walters19
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Can’t believe I waited so long to try out Mallard Cottage! Everything was amazing! The food was delicious, the cocktails were luscious, the desserts were decadent, the service was impeccable and the location/building are splendid. I eat gluten free and the server was very knowledgeable....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Daniellegirl13
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed an incredibly unique Sunday brunch at this traditional pub type restaurant. The service was friendly and reasonably fast during a very busy time of day. Food was exquisite with unique choices. Have already recommended this place to other family members and friends.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 730deant
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This very popular restaurant nestled amongst ancient Houses and buildings in beautiful Quidi Bisi Villiage Minutes from downtown St. John’s. The food: We were a party of eight who chose the chef selection . We didn’t know what will come of the kitchen but it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Darren R R
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a great place. Loved the old cottage atmosphere. Creative cocktails, very professional and knowledgeable servers, creative and yummy food. Biggest problem was deciding what to order. We solved that problem by ordering "family style" which is similar to a tasting menu. Very reasonable prices....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rosst661
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, great service, and very accommodating to special needs. I am a vegetarian, and even though the menu had no vegetarian entrees, their chef created a delicious meal for me. Definitely recommended if you are in the area.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LJH_from_Ottawa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a family brunch. Food was well prepared and presented. Staff were very welcoming and the restaurant had a great vibe. Only recommendation? Turn down the music guys!!! We had to shout at each other to be heard ;)

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had wonderful cocktails, appetizers and mains while enjoying the cozy and authentic atmosphere. Their buttermilk biscuits and halibut in particular stood out!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JetsetCupcake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You must eat here when visiting the St. John’s area. Pork belly app was awesome. Chicken was perfectly cooked and the mash potato’s was to die for. Pasta was cooked to perfection but I found the sauce and little bland. All and all it was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lettopaul
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mallard cottage is a mix of upscale dining in a relaxed and inviting atmosphere. The food is superb and the service is excellent. I enjoyed Cod on my last visit and it was fabulous. The dessert plate for sharing was awesome!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank karenantle
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Questions & Answers
Curtis D
29 November 2018|
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Response from FredoTO | Reviewed this property |
Possibly vegetarian
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lucky8882018
14 June 2018|
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Response from Evolution73 | Reviewed this property |
Not certain about the brunch times. We went at dinner time. Pretty certain I saw high chairs there when I went.
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300nancyleel
14 August 2017|
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Response from ahead12 | Reviewed this property |
$60.00 pp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Barrows Rd | Quidi Vidi Village, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1A 1G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-237-7314
  • E-mail
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