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Nanny's Root Cellar Kitchen

Orange Hall, Elliston, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-468-7998
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood chowder” (10 reviews)
“pan fried cod” (8 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, Soups, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Orange Hall, Elliston, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

our server was very good. I had the best burger and everyone else had the Newfoundland specialty. They really enjoyed it

Thank oreotawny
Reviewed 17 September 2017

My daughter and I decided to take a last minute trip to the beautiful province of Newfoundland. We were up in the Elliston area and looking for a dinner spot. We wandered upon this unique spot....an old hall beautifully renovated into a dining room and...More

Thank JoAnn Paul K
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

I had french fries cooked to perfection - excellent crisp. I had the chowder with real chunks of fish. I could tell the difference between the fish in my chowder. The seasoning was fantastic too. I ordered the lemon meringue to go.

Thank Trish G
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Because of a personal referral to eat here, we marked Nanny's as the place we would stop for a light lunch before visiting Home By The Sea. Home by the Sea (see separate review) was outstanding. The lunch..... not so much. We had 3 bowls...More

Thank MC0959
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Don't let the interior decor fool you, yes, it is sparse and they have kept much of the feel of an old church, but the food was not disappointing. We had the crab leg dinner and it was excellent!

Thank Stephane L
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My husband said "The fish cakes were awful. It was mostly potatoes. No fish. "Three small " fish cakes" with three half slices of raisin bread does not merit a fish cake dinner of $14. I had the dinner size seafood chowder for $9. It...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted a quick lunch in the area, but ended up losing an hour of our exploration time by coming here. The food was reasonable and not overly priced. There is no parking so just find a spot along the road. This is not a...More

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Hungry,after finishing a early evening visit to the puffins habitat, we were lucky to pass by Nancy's Root Cellar Kitchen. She greeted us warmly, and provided a tasty fish and chip dinner (me) and delicious pan-fried cod dinner for us. Its a beautifully re-purposed old...More

Thank 4Runner2
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Located in the old Orange Hall in Elliston, you are greeted with signs giving some of the history of the place. Inside, the place is clean and tidy. It is a local eatery, with local style food. You can even get a "jigg" dinner. Food...More

Thank Helen V
Reviewed 31 July 2017

My fiance and I stopped by here for lunch one day.We had the special, fish cakes and raisin bread. The food was very good, we both enjoyed it. The service was fast and friendly. The building is an interesting place to turn into a restaurant,...More

Thank Elaine S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Soups, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Orange Hall, Elliston, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Elliston
  • Phone Number: +1 709-468-7998
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