We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Raymonds Restaurant

95 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1A5, Canada
+1 709-579-5800
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (13 reviews)
“arctic char” (9 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Canadian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
95 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1A5, Canada
Write a Review
Reviews (507)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 507 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I traveled solo and went to Raymond's on a recommendation. I had a lovely table by the window. The staff was very attentive to me and noticing that I was alone, they brought me magazines and the wifi password. Presentation was lovely and food was...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We knew we simply had to go to Raymonds during our short visit to St John's. We were greeted warmly, the atmosphere was not pretentious at all and the decor was classy and understated. My husband and I both ordered the tasting menu and it...More

Thank MiloLeChat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Raymonds was recommended to us by several friends and assured us that the meal would be exceptional They didn't disappoint. We had some of the best dishes we have had on this trip at Raymonds. The beef tartare was tender and seasoned perfectly. My wife's...More

Thank MurrayC915
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the 5 course tasting menu with the wine pairing and enjoyed all the dishes. Particularly enjoyed the pasta course and appreciated the local flavour. Wine pairings worked well with some interesting choices. Meal was well paced and service friendly.

Thank njw_to
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of 6 and had a wonderful experience. We all had the pre-fix menu of 5 and 7 courses with wine pairing and every dish was outstanding and the service was very attentive. Glasses were quickly refilled, dishes cleared immediately and all...More

Thank Luv2ski11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have never considered myself a "foodie" and I never will. However, for one night in May 2017 at Raymond's in St. John's, Newfoundland...I became a "foodie". This restaurant provided the best food and service I have ever experienced and I have been to many...More

1  Thank jimradio23
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Wasn't really wanting to write this review as don't like giving negative thoughts out but this is the second time we have been disappointed at this restaurant and don't think we will visit again. The wine waiter was very pleasant. Our food waiter was not...More

4  Thank Rosiecat11
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We had been anticipating this meal for some time. We had the 7 course tasting menu and wine pairing. The atmosphere is exquisite, as is the service. We were disappointed with one of the wines from the wine pairing, and the fact that our salmon...More

Thank H2trips
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We have eaten here many times. however the food has moved from interesting to boring.... For those giving all high fives I am not sure what they are rating... Yes its a lovely place. Yes the wine is expensive, yes they have a sommelier ,...More

2  Thank don b
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Raymond's is known for perfection. The head chef is Jeremy Charles and I first sampled his cooking at Atlantica with my elderly parents (80's) They rarely drank and I never drank in front of them so fine dining around the world is inexpensive when you...More

1  Thank Leonard C
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Oliver's Restaurant
646 reviews
.20 km away
Peaceful Loft
172 reviews
.08 km away
Saltwater Restaurant
280 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Basilica Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
252 reviews
.41 km away
Jellybean Row Houses
123 reviews
.52 km away
Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
91 reviews
.33 km away
Spirit of Newfoundland
101 reviews
.26 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Ri B
Hallo Raymonds Restaurant...I'm coming to St.John's late June from T.O.... I kinda like your menu...not too crazy for fish although i might change my mind at the last minute....anyway ..what wine would you suggest to sip with the duck breast? I rather have a sommelier replying and not trip advisor's visitors. thx
24 May 2017|
Answer
Response from jode3115 | Reviewed this property |
There is a sommelier at the restaurant that can help you when you order.
0
Votes
Naty A
Has anyone ever brought a child there? Is it allowed or frowned upon?
27 August 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from resident2015 | Reviewed this property |
We brought our kids who are 10 and 12. They loved it! They are quite used to eating in restaurants, though, and love trying new foods. If your kids only eat mac and cheese and chicken fingers, they will hate it.
0
Votes
TYTY41
Is there a dress code?
20 August 2016|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from ML_from_the_Hammer | Reviewed this property |
We dressed business casual!
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1A5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-579-5800
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing