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Magnum & Steins

329 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1G9, Canada
+1 709-576-6500
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“duck tacos” (15 reviews)
“steak” (29 reviews)
“miso soup” (16 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
329 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1G9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to Magnum and Steins for supper and were led to a table by the window. Lovely quiet atmosphere. Waitress was very attentive and helpful. We had appetizers: duck nachos and fish tacos. Main course was cod fish. It was a lovely presentation and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Do K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve been to This restaurant before and we find its really hit or miss. However, this has been the most disappointing visit. Although the waiter was pleasant and attentive it took way too long for us to receive our appetizers ( our visit was 45...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank travellogget
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I tried this restaurant while in St. john’s And was very disappointed. The scallops were good but It took 1hr 45 mins for the main course to arrive. I ordered my lamb medium but it was served rare. I didn’t want to wait any longer...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank steve j
Reviewed 14 November 2018

We decided to try the duck nachos because friends loved them ...we went early and they have a really good happy hour with bar snacks...we had the oysters Rockefeller...wings and duck nachos ...wine and martinis ...we sat at the bar ..service was great and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank milliemccabe
Reviewed 12 November 2018

I'll keep this short and to the point... Unprofessional and rude server. She made members of our party of ten feel uncomfortable. Soup was served cold and fish and chips was overcooked. I ordered the $46 tenderloin which was underwhelming at best. I ordered the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tjk2010
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Went here for dinner during a business trip. Had one of the daily specials, cod fish and chips with Ms Vickie's Sea Salt and Vinegar chips as the breading. Fish was excellent friend and even the chips had good flavoring. Overall a very good experience.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brandon B
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Booked for 7.30. Got our main course at 9.15. We were told that this was normal as we didn’t order a starter. On the plus side the food was good. We decided not to order desert.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Oggie91046
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Appetizer was duck confit nachos as recommended by our cab driver. Glad we followed his tip. Amazing taste. Dinner was half rack of lamb done to perfection and enjoyed with a bottle of Pinot Noir. Service was excellent. A little pricey but worth it.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank I6718XGbrianm
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I had never had duck confit nachos or anything quite like the appetizer. Delightful. We also had the half rack of lamb. More restaurants should offer a half rack. A full is just too much for me to eat and cold lamb in a “doggy...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PatsyCanuck
Reviewed 4 September 2018

A great evening at Magnum, Atmosphere is great. It's one thing to sit at your table but try the bar first for a few beverages and then take a table downstairs. Service is great and the staff was superb when we were there on our...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bill L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 329 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1G9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-576-6500
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