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RJ Pinoy Yum

111-38 Ropewalk Lane, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1E 5T2, Canada
+1 709-747-1953
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“siomai” (14 reviews)
“dumplings” (7 reviews)
“spicy beef” (3 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
Philippine, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
111-38 Ropewalk Lane, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1E 5T2, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped by for lunch to give it a try. Staff were very friendly and great at providing menu suggestions for first-timers. Food was fantastic - had a pork bun and a P4 lunch special. Very tasty, good portion size, and great value. A nice hidden...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank GregC37
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We had the pork buns, the combo B for 3, and the Leche for dessert. Everything was fresh and delicious. Even our 4 year old tasted everything and ate his whole plate! The service was friendly, fast, super helpful, and kind! This was our first...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Dave M
jhoy d, Owner at RJ Pinoy Yum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

2 dollar steam buns oh buddy, not to mention a full menu of authentic philippino food. The wonton nachos should be illeagal they are that good,you wont be disappointed with this spot!

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Erik F
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

A friend and I both found our lunch meals to be bland. She had a chicken curry and I had a veggie stir-fry. Ingredients seemed to be fresh and of good quality but the dishes had little flavour and were disappointing. The addition of spice...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Barb B
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I am visiting my daughter during her summer break. We were quite tired from our early morning trip to Cape Spear followed by tour of the Rooms and the Basilica. She took me and her friends for lunch at their favourite place. My daughter ordered...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MomOf2Cuties69
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Picked a couple of things at random off the menu and they were all really good. Staff were very friendly and the price was good as well. Ordering again for lunch today. Cant wait to have another one of the steamed buns

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Rebekkah M
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Our family of four, vacationing in St. John's, chose this restaurant solely based on reviews. Surprisingly, we had never had Filipino food, so not sure what to order. Our server was very helpful and friendly, suggested we try one of dinners for 4. Turned out...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank travelchic43
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Regularly lunch at this tasty, quick serving centrally located spot operated by the most helpful and accommodating staff. Park right in front and share some new perky flavorings that are NOT super spicy - just super tasty. No rushing and no noise at this locally...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank FellowTraveler804203
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Located in a strip mall a short drive from downtown St. John's, R.J. Pinyo Yum is a nice change when you are tried of seafood and Western options and craving some great ethic food. You can order individual "combos" or go for the more typical...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank BC-Westcoaster
Reviewed 29 July 2018

I ordered take-out, but there is an eat-in option. As this was my first visit, the staff were very helpful in the selection making process. I ordered one of the combinations which was quite nice. My only disappointment was that the pork belly was not...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Jackie F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111-38 Ropewalk Lane, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1E 5T2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-747-1953
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