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East Coast Bistro

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60 Prince William St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2B1, Canada
+1 506-696-3278
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Saint-jean-sur-richelieu, Quebec
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The place does not look like much from the outside; but who cares, food is great and staff is friendly! That's really all you need.

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Thank dubebarry
Boston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last summer we visited Saint John (I've been meaning to write this review since then!) and enjoyed an exceptional meal at East Coast Bistro. It wasn't just well prepared and fresh food, it was memorable. We spoke with Kimberly Steele the co-chef and co-owner who was making pasta in the open kitchen as we passed after our meal to thank... More 

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Thank Carole L
Halifax, Canada
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a business lunch at East Coast Bistro on Tuesday. The food was really good and the service was great. I had a ham sandwich (ham was brined and baked in house) with roasted tomato, lettuce, etc. It was huge. I ended up taking the top roll off and ate it like an open faced sandwich. It was a bit... More 

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Thank Elizabeth S
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried the Donair burger the Mac option and the veggie option. All were great but my favorite was the veggie burger. Picked up a dessert burger as well very tasty. The service came quickly and friendly. Still my favorite place to go, they just keep doing things so well.

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Thank Ken M
Quispamsis, Canada
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165 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

the whole experience was enjoyable for me and my friend - since it was a Monday, we had no problems finding close metered parking spots. Since I was the first one there I enjoyed a glass of wine of my choosing. The menu was varied so we could have as little or as much as we wanted - depending on... More 

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Thank CARIBBOB
Cheshire
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108 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. What a place. Easy to see why it's number 1 on trip advisor. Delicious fresh locally inspired dishes served with flair and imagination. Seafood red curry particularly Devine. The dessert burger on a doughnut with chocolate patty, where chocolate cheese and raspberry coulis for ketchup is inspired. Great value too

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Thank CheshireDave33
New Brunswick
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

ECB is the best burger to kick off burger week... or any week really! Hope to get back in this week to try the Donair burger and the dessert burger. Kim, Tim and all their staff are always quick efficient and very knowledgeable about the menu. Every visit to the bistro is better than the time before... which always seems... More 

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Thank canadiantraveler77
Saint John, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always a brilliant choice for a brilliant meal and outstanding dining experience. Fantastic catering service, as well!

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Thank Cathedral_Foundation
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its number one in the city for a reason. Food is always cooked perfectly, great service, good drinks, nice relaxing atmosphere

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Thank Randy S
Chamcook
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105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to have a lunch date yesterday. I have been wanting to take him to this Bistro since I visited in March with girlfriends. We were greeted immediately and taken to our table. I love their infused water they bring to your table. I had The gnocchi with crisp spinach on the top and my hubby... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Prince William St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Saint John
  • Phone Number: +1 506-696-3278

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?