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€€ - €€€Seafood, , Soups
21 Church St, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1B0, Canada
+1 709-468-2636
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“seafood chowder” (33 reviews)
“sampler” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Diner, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
21 Church St, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1B0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in at Mifflin's for lunch. The place has a homely ambience, friendly and efficient service, and feels quite historic - there are interesting old pictures including some of the those who have been running the establishment for a few generations. Excellent seafood chowder!

Thank JackofHarts
Reviewed 13 November 2017

In August, we made our ‘bucket list’ trip to Newfoundland, stopping at Gros Morne National Park, St. Anthony, Twillingate, Trinity, Bonavista, Avalon Peninsula and St. John’s. The entire trip was fantastic and we loved it all. While we had lots of really good food, the...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We received the recommendation from a local and we couldn't have been more happy with the choice. The food, the hospitality, the view and the are was truly awesome.

Thank Gabriel S
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Stopped there for supper tonight with my wife -- had the seafood chowder -- one of the better ones I have had -- the bun with it was warm - and well made -- for main course I had the sampler -- all the dishes...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We were recommended Mifflin's tearoom by a local, that alone is usually a good sign in my book. We had the Toutons with molasses, beans and Bologna, very Newfie and very delicious!

Thank MPGregory
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Make sure to save room for deserts also. Wonderful place to eat. Awesome food and awesome service. Great evening on the deck

Thank JRGBonavistaS
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely little tea house full of old teapots. Tea comes in pots with a little warmer. Lots of breakfast options. Really good chowder. Very charming. Great service, friendly and fast without rushing us.

Thank jesslk_88
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This was a great evening. Our biggest disappointment was that they were sold out of Jigs Dinner and their Mussels. What we did have was delicious. The owners (staff) are a very friendly bunch and before we left the restaurant, everyone in the place was...More

Thank Lynne W
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We stopped in for tea and biscuits and it was so good we came back for dinner. We all had seafood and it was delicious.

Thank Greg C
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service, reserve ahead as it only seats 24. I have been eating oatmeal all my life and this was a completely new experience. The oatmeal cream Brule is exquisite at any time of day but for breakfast it is the best way...More

Thank yukongordon
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Barb J
11 July 2016|
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Response from Purplesister28 | Reviewed this property |
21 Church Street. It's in a little white home across from the Garrick Theatre.
Barb J
11 July 2016|
Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
21 Church Street, Bonavista
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Church St, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1B0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Bonavista
  • Phone Number: +1 709-468-2636
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Open June-Oct. Ideally located on the main street of Bonavista across from the Post Office and a 30 second walk to MIFFLIN'S HERITAGE INN & the Garrick Theatre. This tastefully decorated, handicap accessible tea room is a full fledged restaurant, part of a 1906 historic home featuring Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Menus, some traditional Nfld. food, lots of homemade desserts, an outdoor patio and fully licensed. Come join us for 3 squares a day in a true family setting with a relaxed atmosphere and great home cooking.
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