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Neil's Yard

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34 Mockbeggar Road | Mockbeggar Plantation, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1B0, Canada
+1 709-468-3139
09:30 - 17:30
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit to Neil's Yard a great selection of Tea's and wonderful food. Myself and my friends shared a Crapes. What a delight. While there we had time to chat with the operator and he loves my Ghostbuster shirt and we chatted about another shirt that he had I think that the pic posted is it.

1 Thank Peter M
Mount Pearl, Newfoundland, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

2 townie's and 3 baymen walk into a cafe....had several cups of tea, a cheese cake, creap, and a grilled cheese and enjoyEd themselves. ..thank you..highly recommended

1 Thank Lorne D
Montreal, Canada
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157 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Neil was great! Very entertaining and we could have spent more time chatting with Neil. Maybe next time. The soup was great and the relaxed atmosphere also. The location is so pretty.

1 Thank funpower
Port Credit
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139 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Walking distance from our rental, open all year. Great place for my coffee fix. The owner is great, friendly and very chatty, nice place to relax and look at the harbour. The store also carries white a few locally made goods in case you need a souvenir fix.

1 Thank Melinda G
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stayed in a local home in teh neighborhood on our trip around NF. Neil's Yard was just up the street so we went one morning when it was cool and foggy and a bit of rain, which created great atmosphere. Neil was running the show, gave us a rundown on his place. There were wonderful pictures of the many... More 

1 Thank Hud B
Blind Bay, Canada
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

As a member of the hospitality industry I was impressed that this restaurant did not have a limited menu/stock before closing. I loved the Thai crepe with a fresh salad/English salad cream. The cappuccino was hot not the lukewarm stuff you get elsewhere.

1 Thank B.C.guide
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We only had cappuccinos and espressos - they were delicious. Neil also serves up some interesting snacks but we were expected for dinner at the home of a friend and so refused to be tempted.

1 Thank Sonia C
Sydney, Australia
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

A great little place off the main road. It can be a little hard to find as there are not many signs. The place is so quaint and well done. The expresso coffee is excellent. They have mainly crepes, savoury and sweet, which are excellent. The couple running the place are very friendly. The sit down and location will not... More 

1 Thank Michelle O
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This place made for a nice but not great lunch. My husband and I had the Thai and Indian crepes, which also came with a salad. We also shared a dessert crepe with rhubarb and strawberries. The crepes were reasonably tasty, but the mix of flavours could have been better. I wouldn't call it delicious. The Thai crepe was a... More 

2 Thank schmooperoo
London, Canada
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We happened to stop here for a light lunch one day and we are glad we did. Neil was very welcoming. I had a bowl of Morocan lentil soup which was delicious and my wife the quiche. The tea roon/cafe is comparatively small but the food was more than satisfying and the service was excellent. Well done!

1 Thank LeninArt

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
French, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Mockbeggar Road | Mockbeggar Plantation, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1B0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Bonavista
  • Phone Number: +1 709-468-3139
We serve seriously good espresso coffee and a range of fine leaf teas. We have freshly prepared Breton-style crepes, soups and we bake our own renowned cheesecake and wonderful homemade pastries from local berries and fruits. Our breakfasts, lunches and dinners are focussed towards healthy eating. We serve vegan and gluten-free foods.We also promote and sell the Crafts Council and/or Crafts of Character juried work of Newfoundland and Labrador artists and crasftspeople in our shop.

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