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East Side Mario's

) #159 of 297 Restaurants in St. John's €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza, International
180 Portugal Cove Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1B 2N2, Canada
+1 709-722-6900
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“soup salad” (2 reviews)
“breadsticks” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, International, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
180 Portugal Cove Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1B 2N2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I always get the lasagna and you get so much with it I often have to take half my lasagna home with me. You get unlimited caesar salad and garlic bread, not to mention the caesar is fantastic and always fresh. For the amount of...More

Thank Meagannxx
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was our 2nd. to last day in St.John,s,and after visiting the north east section of Newfoundland,was hungryEasy access to East Side Mario.I ordered a strawberry daiquiri and spaghetti with meatballs.It was excellent.The waitress was friendly and gave great service.

Thank Doris R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined here on our way to airport for flight home as this was the closest restaurant. Greeted warmly and shown to our table. Our server was delightful and friendly. She took our orders and food arrived in good time. Everything was very tasty. I don't...More

Thank mschmitt255
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had breakfast here for 7 days included in our room rate. If it hadn’t been included, we would probably not have returned after the first demoralising experience. Not overly impressed on day one, to be told the only decaf option for the coffee was instant...More

Thank DadandCab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

East Side's has been one of my favourite restaurants in town for years. Unfortunately, it was acquired by new owners who boosted the prices and lowered the portion sizes just to make more money. I went back on my birthday and found out that their...More

Thank Moemoe71
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This restaurant offers a good selection of tasty food and happy hour prices. The lounge is bright and appealing with a small selection of good, moderately priced wine. We tried the pizza’s and enjoyed the food and good service.

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to go.Food was lovely.Great service.Had all you can eat soup and bread.They took the time to explain the menu to us about all you can eat with soup and bread.

Thank Annie M
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

A typical mid range American / Canadian restaurant specialized in Italian food which was well prepared. The only i think that I disliked is that all recipes were full of garlic. Not good for me but I respect those that like it. The restaurant also...More

Thank Basil D
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Got stuck at this crappy Holiday Inn and ate at the attached East Side Mario's...once. Bland food had no flavor and was nothing to write home about. Overpriced for what it was. The service was not good either, very VERY slow. Finally flagged down the...More

Thank Levi J
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Food is good. Prices are excellent. Lots of food on your plate. Great pasta dishes and the chicken parmigiana is delicious. The only complaint I would have is that sometimes they rush your service and your entre is coming out before you have your appetizer...More

Thank Rick G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Portugal Cove Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1B 2N2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-722-6900
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Hey Budda Boom Budda Bing! We are the Home of All-You-Can-Eat soup or salad and garlic home loaf and offer delicious Italian meals at great value. At East Side Mario’s your family is our family and we are committed to deliver Amore in everything we do!
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