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Lily's

55 Lake Dr S | The Lily Lake Pavilion, Saint John, New Brunswick E2K 5S3, Canada
+1 506-693-3586
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
55 Lake Dr S | The Lily Lake Pavilion, Saint John, New Brunswick E2K 5S3, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is a hidden hen in Saint John NB. You can sit indoor or enjoy a beautiful patio with the water and trees Meal was delicious, Spinach dip 😊 and Fish and chips (yummy)More

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Shyla A, Front Office Manager at Lily's, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and compliments on our delicious food, our chefs will be pleased with the comments. Soon the weather will be nothing but sunshine and you can come back and take advantage of outdoor seating on our patio. See you at the...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Six of us enjoyed just a lovely lunch -- seafood all around! The lobster roll was delicious and generous, as were the fish & chips and seafood chowder. We each also treated ourselves to the double-dessert special -- the choice of two small portions from...More

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Shyla A, Front Office Manager at Lily's, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are so pleased to hear how you enjoyed your visit, and of course the food. Lucie's desserts are definitely a must try every time. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We dropped into Lily's after a pleasant walk on one of the trails in Rockwood Park and even though we had no reservation they had room for us and we were warmly welcomed. The service was great and so was the food. I recommend the...More

Thank Maureen T
Shyla A, Front Office Manager at Lily's, responded to this review

Hi Maureen, we appreciate you taking the time to give us such a nice review! The next time you visit the weather should be nice enough you can take advantage of our patio on the lake. We are also introducing a new menu with tried...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely view, great menu and staff! Food was fantastic! Prices were reasonable as well for great food!

Thank Patty B
Shyla A, Front Office Manager at Lily's, responded to this review

Hi Patty, thank you for your review! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience at Lily's. We will be launching a new menu soon with even more fantastic food to choose from. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food's great and the revenue supports the broad array of community programs this non-profit funds.

Thank Marc B
Shyla A, Front Office Manager at Lily's, responded to this review

Hi Marc, thank you so much for taking the time to give us your review. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience at Lily's and for recognizing our community work. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there for a business lunch. The wait staff was friendly, courteous and prompt. I had the Fiddle-Head soup (seasonal) and the Lobster roll with salad. Both were scrumptious. Big chunks of whole lobster claws and tail, in a perfectly toasted roll, it was...More

Thank Brian T
Shyla A, Front Office Manager at Lily's, responded to this review

Thank you Brian for your awesome review, and for choosing Lily's for your business lunch. The chefs and serving staff will be so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your experience at Lily's. The fiddle head soup was scratch made in house, and we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite places. The decor is great the food is excellent and the appetitzers are really good. Service is always friendly. I feel the prices are very good as well.

Thank davb0n
Shyla A, Front Office Manager at Lily's, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review! We take great pride in our location, food and service. Stay tuned for a new menu coming May 2017-all your favourites (and hopefully some new favourites as well). See you again soon.

Reviewed 22 April 2017

This café is set beside Lily Lake with indoor seats (80) and outdoor seating (100) weather/season permitting. It's a cozy atmosphere very clean and friendly staff. The menu offer a wide array of choices from breakfast, lunch, snakes and evening dinning. The Maritimes are reflected...More

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Shyla A, Front Office Manager at Lily's, responded to this review

Thank so much for your wonderful review! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your birthday celebrations at Lily's and were happy with our menu selections. We will be launching a new menu soon (May 2017) with exciting new options as well as our...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a must stop for any traveller or local. It is a not for profit restaurant which sponsors many community programs and provides a world class menu, wait staff and view. The food is fresh, local and made to order. Please help support local...More

Thank Krista L
Shyla A, Front Office Manager at Lily's, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! Our staff take great pride in providing excellent food and service to our guests and our community.

Reviewed 8 April 2017

I had never been here before and was meeting a friend from out of town. Even when the lake was frozen, it was a beautiful atmosphere. The food was delicious and the desserts were to die for. I was really surprised that the price was...More

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Shyla A, Front Office Manager at Lily's, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review for Lily's, we are so pleased to hear how much your enjoyed your first visit to our little hidden gem in the city. Please be sure to come back when the lake is open and...More

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Jeffdoak216
Is the restaurant open for business on Christmas day?
18 December 2016|
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Response from Shyla A | Property representative |
We are not open Christmas day or Boxing Day. We reopen on the 27th at 11 am.
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Racie-roo
Is there an elevator to get downstairs, my mother can't climb the stairs?
12 July 2016|
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Response from Shyla A | Property representative |
Unfortunately there is not an elevator...there is ramp access on both sides of the building but it is a long walk. We do have a wheelchair in our upstairs lobby that is available for our customers should you choose to use... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Lake Dr S | The Lily Lake Pavilion, Saint John, New Brunswick E2K 5S3, Canada (Formerly Lily's Cafe)
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Saint John
  • Phone Number: +1 506-693-3586
  • E-mail