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The Gypsy Tea Room

€€ - €€€, ,
315 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B9, Canada
+1 709-739-4766
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (39 reviews)
“nachos” (34 reviews)
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CUISINES
Wine Bar, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
315 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 873 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service! Kylene is the server you want!! Vibrant, fun and accomadating! We had an excellent evening!

2  Thank Joshua M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kylene went above and beyond what she should have to accomdate me and the party I was with. Friendly, polite and personable doesn’t begin to describe how well she treated the 7 of us. Highly recommend!!

2  Thank blairezekiel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was stellar; our server Scott hooked us up. Samples a bit of everything. Wicked time had by all! Try the calamari.

2  Thank Chad S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A pub-like restaurant in front and elegant dinning room in the back. Service was fantastic, our server took us through the menu and was open to modifications as requested. A very small menu (and in the pricey side) with a couple of vegetarian options, although...More

3  Thank Leanne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I never realized what a gem this restaurant was. I thought it was an actual tea room, and not being a tea drinker, never bothered going in or even paid any attention to it, until I did! What a wonderful ambiance and service. A full...More

2  Thank vaucoin2018
Douglas C, General Manager at The Gypsy Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your review! Happy to hear you found us and enjoyed everything we are doing here at The Gypsy Tea Room. Our scallop dish is just another dish loved by all. Now that you know our brand, I hope you'll join us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great meal at about what we’d expect to pay. Apps of 2 kinds of mussels, tuna and seafood chowder; mains of salmon cod and pasta. All very fresh and flavourful. Found some beer and wine we liked as well It was a...More

1  Thank Carolin C
Douglas C, General Manager at The Gypsy Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! It's our pleasure to serve great food, table service and atmosphere at a reasonable price point. Happy to hear you had a wonderful experience with us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bridget our server was fabulous, really knowledgable! The wine and meal service was fabulous. Mussels & Blackened Salmon are a must ❤️ A friend had the vegetarian curry and loved it as well!

1  Thank DusaH
Douglas C, General Manager at The Gypsy Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! Bridget is one of our newest additions to our service team. We are quite trilled with her professionalism and I'm happy to hear you are too. Hopefully we will see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't let the rather pedestrian exterior fool you from what is an excellent and reasonably stylish restaurant. There is a casual bar up front with a dining room in back and two large dining rooms down below. We ate in the basement and found the...More

1  Thank John B
Douglas C, General Manager at The Gypsy Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your review! Our chowder, schnitzel and blackened salmon are certainly our most popular dishes enjoyed by our regulars, locals and tourists. It's a pleasure to hear you enjoyed great quality food and service in our relaxed dinning rooms. I hope you'll...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was excellent. The food was delicious and the service was great. Douglas was a wonderful waiter friendly and very attentive. It is an excellent place should be on your list to visit if in st. john's

2  Thank chmendes
Douglas C, General Manager at The Gypsy Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! Happy to hear you enjoyed your experience. Thanks for the shout out! You folks were a pleasure to serve. I hope you enjoyed your road trip to Groose Morne. Happy travels

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service is friendly, if absent at times. Food was not as extraordinary as we were promised in a recommendations, but it was edible and the menu varied enough.

Thank Reba S
Douglas C, General Manager at The Gypsy Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We appreciate your feedback as we are constantly focused on excellent service and elevated cuisine. I hope you will join us again so we can showcase our capabilities.

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Pauline H
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Response from Seagoat96 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but you can check out the menu on their website. I'd make a reservations as there may be an event booked.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$29
Cuisine
Wine Bar, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
14:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1B9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-739-4766
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Description
Located in the historic Murray Premises building in the heart of downtown St. John's The Gypsy Tea Room can accommodate large groups or the most intimate of diners. Our menu includes local favourites, European cuisine and unique daily features. We are open for lunch and dinner as well as a delicious brunch on Saturday and Sunday. Our private dining room is available for wine tastings and dinner or a meeting with colleagues. The Gypsy Tea Room also offers a state of the art conference room with Smart Board, data projector and video conference capability. Our courtyard restaurant can seat 120 people with an open air kitchen and bar. Sit back and relax in a resort setting...Let us take care of you.
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