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Anchor Cafe

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Port au Choix $$ - $$$ Seafood,
Fisher Street, Across street form fish plant, Port au Choix, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 4C0, Canada
+1 709-861-3665
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (29 reviews)
“chowder” (24 reviews)
“seafood” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
Fisher Street, Across street form fish plant, Port au Choix, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 4C0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On the long journey up the 430 between Rock Harbour and St Anthony there are not too many places to stop. The Anchor is well worth the detour. Great sea food, superb chowder is just the ticket. A real nautical place, with great service with...More

Thank DVPA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for a quick lunch en route from St Anthony's to Corner Brook. The waitress was apologetic that they were out of shrimp and scallops. But we were after fish and chips! And they didn't disappoint. Lovely fresh flakey cod in a light crisp batter...More

Thank Barb G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a nice cod dinner after a cup of great chowder. We finished our meal with an iceberg topped with bakeapple, that amazing Newfoudland berry. Our experience was great because of our server, Stephanie who took time to answer our questions. We would love...More

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had Lobster. Excellent. I really have to give a shout out to the servers here. So accommodating and friendly. Took the time to explain some Newfoundland traditions .. quite a pleasure dining here. Ask questions, learn the culture and traditions in the area. We...More

Thank Jebbie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were there during shoulder season so a few items were not available but what we did get was tasty. The service was friendly and attentive.

Thank Jacqueline D
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We stumbled upon the Anchor Café for lunch, had a great salad and returned for dinner. We were staying at a B and B close by (recommended by our lunch time server) so it was a nice walk to dinner. Great view of the ocean...More

Thank EuroTrip2011
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This was our first trip out into the more removed towns and villages of Newfoundland and I was pleasantly surprised - make that shocked - to find such a great eatery so far off the beaten path. I always wonder if a small local population...More

Thank Late-Day-Traveller
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Stopped in here for dinner while in town on recommendation of the B&B owner. Unfortunately they were all out of moose (which my husband was on the look out for), so we had the local shrimp plate instead. The local shrimp are the tiny kind...More

Thank C K
Reviewed 10 December 2016

This is a wonderful little restaurant - a great place for lunch if you are doing the Viking Trail. We had the chowder and a sandwich - both were excellent. The outside of the restaurant has a nautical theme and that is carried through to...More

Thank trainfan2000
Management response:Responded 13 December 2016

DEAR CUSTOMER.your review is greatly appreciated ,I am honoured that you took the time to write trip advisor .we always aim to please .once again thank you !!!!

Reviewed 28 November 2016

A lovely little cafe. The front of the cafe is a boat with a wooden fisherman standing beside it.The inside of the cafe is astastefully decorated as the outside is cute.The waiter was a lovely out going person who immediately made us feel welcome. Food...More

Thank Photolady73
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Nearby Attractions
Port au Choix National Historic Site of Canada
81 reviews
1.93 km away
Arches Provincial Park
74 reviews
69.53 km away
Thrombolites Walking Trail
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79.59 km away
Ben's Studio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fisher Street, Across street form fish plant, Port au Choix, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 4C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Port au Choix
  • Phone Number: +1 709-861-3665
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