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Crow's Nest Cafe

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££ - £££
Cafe, Canadian
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127 Main St., Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
+1 709-893-2029
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 22:00
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Sun 13:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Wed 20:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 20:00 - 22:00
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Cobourg, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Icy, snowy, foggy winter weather in Twillingate did not keep the customers away. Quaint family run business with a bit of an upscale feel was a great spot to fill the afternoon. Yummy soups and sweets.

Thank 197willowmere
Twillingate, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Lovely ambience, captures the feel of gorgeous Notre dame bay with excellent service, superb drinks and tasty homemade treats/meals.

Thank moravs
Twillingate, Canada
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great hospitality, excellent lattes and great baked goods. I would definitely recommend this coffee shop

Thank whitshainn
Edmonton, Canada
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72 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped by this tiny little cafe for some coffee after a few hikes. They have great sweets, squares and cookies and amazing coffee. If you are craving a good cappuccino or latte this is the place to go.

Thank C K
Vancouver, Canada
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Great spot to stop for a coffee and a sweet! Highly recommend stopping on your way back from the lighthouse.

Thank BarbieLaur
Timmins, Canada
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89 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

After a long hike around the trails here we were walking back to our vehicle that was parked at the lighthouse. Part way up the hill we came upon the Crow's Nest Cafe and decided to stop for a drink. Lunch ensued and was thoroughly enjoyed no only because of the quality of the fare, but also the character that... More 

Thank SchumacherJack
Birmingham, Alabama
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120 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We visited the Crow's Nest Cafe several times while in Twillingate. We tried a variety of food items and coffees and everything was delicious. Ted, the owner is a wonderful host. When we were whining about our boat tour being cancelled, he made a call and hooked us up with another tour operator! If the Crow's Nest Cafe was in... More 

Tampa, Florida
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9 reviews
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Quaint little café with great food and very hospitable staff. If you're there in the summer months you'll also see icebergs a plenty not too far away. Check the Iceberg Finder to see where the icebergs are flowing.

Thank NLboy
Torbay, Canada
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107 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

A recent adventure in Twillingate led us to this little café. It was exactly what we were looking for on a sunny but cold fall afternoon. The Crow's Nest has delicious soups, chili and panini, excellent coffee and great desserts. I had a very tasty minestrone paired with a chicken panini. I couldn't resist the chocolate chip cookie dough cheesecake... More 

Thank Janet_753
Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The pea soup was great in this cozy cafe. The art on display was attractive. Clearly, people love their teas and coffees.

Thank Greg P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$7
Cafe, Canadian
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 Main St., Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  Twillingate
  • Phone Number: +1 709-893-2029
Traveling to the Ends of the Earth can be so rewarding. Finally a Coffee Oasis on your path to discovering Outport Newfoundland. Now in our 4th season,everyone is talking. Stop in & you'll know why. You'll find the finest fresh roasted Fair Trade Coffee,Tea,Real Fruit Smoothies,or tease your taste buds with our Home Baking and soups all made on our premises. All wrapped in an incredible View. See for yourself why we're listed in TripAdivisor as a Top Destination.

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