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Canvas Cove Bistro located on Iceberg Quest Premises

52 Main Street | Iceberg Quest Premises, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
+1 709-884-1888
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
52 Main Street | Iceberg Quest Premises, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little bistro on the shores of Twillingate is fabulous. Fresh food and beautiful presentation make for a dinner so good you just want to come back. And so we will... the day after tomorrow (only because we are booked in elsewhere tomorrow). Tony was...More

Thank LyndaTen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delightful staff, Ally, made us welcome from the moment we came in to make a reservation. Had a lovely table by the window and enjoyed the view as well as the wonderful service. We each had an appetizer, I had the ceviche and my husband...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I popped in for a quick bowl of clam chowder. It was excellent! (fyi there is also a small counter where you sign up to go out on the boat - Iceberg Quest Ocean Tours) Friendly atmosphere. It was only their second...More

Thank The_Traveller_42
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A small, cute and clean restaurant that offers you excellent dishes and great ambiance. Fresh scallops, delicious lobster in a spaghetti with some garlic, the other main plate was halibut with veggies, delicious as well. And ask Tony to go for a dip in the...More

Thank Pierre A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the masala tofu instead of chicken on the lemon and herb Sammie. Delish! Well done chefs. Very good!

1  Thank raceygirl
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Our dinner at the Canvas Cove Bistro was certainly a highlight of our two-week holiday in Newfoundland. After several days of rustic hikes and pub suppers, it was such a treat to get relatively dressed up and spend the evening together enjoying a fabulous meal...More

Thank Poonamalie
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

What a lovely find! Warmth and lovely table settings in a cold windy, almost shut down town. We visited at the end of September, not the best time for tourists in Twillingate. Anne is the whirlwind lady who owns, cooks, serves, and all the while...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Based on previous reviews, decided to dine at Canvas Cove Bistro, to celebrate a special birthday, while visiting the Twillingate area. Was not disappointed! Beautiful, bright, dining room overlooking the water. Staff (especially Delores, our waitress), were like all Newfoundlanders, extremely friendly, making us feel...More

Thank RavenOttawa_Ontario
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious meals but due to the nature of the meals served a little slow for service. Excellent food and gracious staff.

Thank Tanya3326
Reviewed 29 September 2017

A lovely dinner in this small, pretty restaurant set right in the waters edge. Great value for money, with welcoming, friendly staff. Wether it’s a meal with a friend or a big party, nothing’s too much for them. Looking forward to the new premises .

Thank Marianne W
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Tammy G
2 September 2016|
Response from Lakehouse259 | Reviewed this property |
I think the menu is ever changing. Their pricing was reasonable for sure the time we went there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Main Street | Iceberg Quest Premises, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Twillingate
  • Phone Number: +1 709-884-1888
  • E-mail
Canvas Cove Bistro, located on Iceberg Quest Premises offers a panoramic view of Twillingate harbor. Fishing flakes, sail boats, schooners and ancient 12,000 year old icebergs in season! Professional chefs create culinary delights in an open concept kitchen. Peaceful ambience. Our menu promises to please all. Fresh, local seafood guaranteed. Fish chowder, soup and salads. Incredible wine selection. Local brews including Quidi Vidi Iceberg Beer will tease your palette. Free Wi-Fi. From our patio listen as the Atlantic Ocean waves crash the shoreline. Witness the spectacular Twillingate sunsets while sipping superb wines. You have discovered your culinary experience! Canvas Cove Bistro caters to private functions, weddings, and corporate events. Reservations are encouraged. Fresh. Local. Delicious. We are expecting you!
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