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R & J Restaurant

$$ - $$$
139 Main St, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
+1 709-884-2212
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average29%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (22 reviews)
“wedge fries” (9 reviews)
“lasagna” (3 reviews)
Opens in 6 min
All hours
$$ - $$$
139 Main St, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I agree with beaverview: the cod was perfectly cooked...large portion...great coating that you barely tasted--just enough the coleslaw was fresh and homemade, the fries had a great seasoning the cod is fresh but the nuggets are flash frozen since the portions are large, one piece...More

Thank karenkkl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately, our trip brought us to Newfoundland in October, when most restaurants and points of interest close for the season. R&J was the only place in town and they didn't disappoint. All three of us had cod & chips(one piece is enough for each adult)....More

Thank KatznDogz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Because we travelled late in the season, we had little choice for restaurants and accommodations. That said, this restaurant offered substantial portions, decent food and a view of the harbour. We could see that a good portion of their trade comes from locals, always a...More

Thank KVM55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always good well cooked food. Great value for money, as they serve huge portions. A varied Menu, plenty of choice. Situated right on the waters edge

Thank Marianne W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely family style restaurant. Large portions with well seasoned food. I had the home made turkey soup and it was well seasoned, even had a few rutabaga in there. I ate the Hot Turkey sandwich so quick that I forgot to take a picture. ....More

Thank Josh W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the beef soup and shared the cod nuggets. The soup was excellent the nuggets average as were the fries. Service was pleasant.

Thank MegCanada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got the Thrifty Chicken and it was enough for the 2 of us.The chicken was lightly battered, not a hard, crunchy crust, which was nice. It was also moist. We got the handcut wedge potatoes as the shoestring fries are frozen. Creamy coleslaw and...More

Thank SylRickTraveler
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

All six of us in our group had something different and all of us enjoyed our meal. Just remember here if you ask for well done it will be, my aunt could barely cut her pork chop but she asked for it well done! We...More

Thank Parsons76
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

While enjoying the beauty of Twillinggate, we stopped in here for lunch. My husband and I both had fresh cod nuggets and their potato wedges and coleslaw. The meal was so fresh and delicious. The portions are large. It was definitely enjoyable

Thank Diane R
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is a lovely restaurant that is very clean and quaint with an amazing view. The service was very quick and the wait staff very pleasant and obliging . The serving of cod fish and chips was enough for two. The home cut wedges were...More

Thank beaverblue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 Main St, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Twillingate
  • Phone Number: +1 709-884-2212
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