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Bernard Stanley Gastropub

223 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H8, Canada
+1 709-722-5266
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“kettle chips” (14 reviews)
“duck burger” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
223 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 169 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is gross. Dont eat here. This staff seemed seedy and chef too. Overprced and warm beer. Just terrible food

Thank nlsuper2018
Reviewed yesterday

The menu looked amazing, a number of delicious burgers; which is what brought us here. However, the length of time we had to wait for everything really took away from the dining experience. From the drinks to the apps to the mains it took over...More

Thank Justtravelling4
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had brunch here and had high hopes, the menu looks great. Its a very cool space. I don't take my ratings lightly, I was very disappointed with my meal so I had to go poor. The person I was with had breakfast poutine and he...More

Thank Jason R
AmberLynn D, Public Relations Manager at Bernard Stanley Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey Jason. Thanks for dropping by for brunch with your friend - and we are glad your friend enjoyed their breakfast poutine! The Bernard is one of two of our tall stacks, and is actually one of our best sellers, and it definitely requires some...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are into salty food, this is the place. There is no doubt this place has a lot of flare when it comes to creativity & quality of freshness. Service is definitely a 5 star. Spices help to amplifier the flavor of a dish...More

Thank Explore439168
AmberLynn D, Public Relations Manager at Bernard Stanley Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for dropping by! We are so happy that you had great service and enjoyed your burger. Sorry to hear that you found your meal salty! If you would like to message us privately at bernardstanleygastropub@gmail.com, we would love to hear a little more about...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner there a couple evenings ago and very much enjoyed it. I had the PB&J burger with a prosciutto wrapped asperges stalk and the spicy crab chowder and they were excellent. She had the fish and chips and found they to not have...More

Thank Mike H
AmberLynn D, Public Relations Manager at Bernard Stanley Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for visiting us while in town and we hope to see you next time you're around!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Must be the absolute best in St Johns. The burgers are perfect and the ambience combine to provide a great experience. Had a double IPA which I didn't much like, heavy and dark and not at all like an IPA back home. Too much undeveloped...More

Thank mike a
AmberLynn D, Public Relations Manager at Bernard Stanley Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks Mike for giving us a try and we are so happy that you liked everything! Hopefully we will see you again next time you're in town.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You should probably make reservations as this restaurant was busy on a Thursday for brunch. Most people did have a reservation , we didn't but were there early and got a table. Restaurant opens at 10am. Food and service was great.More

Thank mcamppickering
AmberLynn D, Guest Relations Manager at Bernard Stanley Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad that you were able to get a table and eat some delicious food! We definitely can fill up pretty quick as we are only a little spot, so reservations are always a good idea - BUT we do leave a few...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seems like they are trying to put too much gastro in a pub. Had the fish and chips, the Chips were heavily truffled and the fish was mushy from sitting on some pickles. Would be better to properly cook the fish and chips and skip...More

Thank NotlerRay
AmberLynn D, Guest Relations Manager at Bernard Stanley Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so sorry that you didn't enjoy your experience here with us! We like to keep our menu, with the variety we have, to be able to have a little something for everyone who comes in. If you join us again, we can easily...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the downtown pub atmosphere with a fine dining experience; I've had fancy pants expensive meals that that wouldn't measure up to this spot! Fish was cooked to perfection, fresh chanterelle mushrooms, and great pork belly! What a nice surprise, all served with an attentive...More

1  Thank Lisa W
AmberLynn D, Guest Relations Manager at Bernard Stanley Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review Lisa! We are very glad that you enjoyed your meal with us and got to experience some delicious fresh chanterelles that were picked shortly before you got to eat them. We look forward to feeding you again sometime!

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

This is a restaurant that we have gone to multiple times.First time we were there I posted an amazing review on trip advisor because it was that good.To say we left today with a sour taste in our mouths is a huge understatement. We had...More

Thank Lynn P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 709-722-5266
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