Things To Do In Town

Coming from away? Maybe your first time in town? Here’s some of our favourite spots!

Things to Do and Places to Go:

  • Signal Hill
  • Cape Spear*
  • The Rooms
  • The Geo Centre
  • Bowring Park
  • Bannerman Park
  • Haunted Hike
  • Fluvarium
  • Pippy Park

*Geoff and I have car picnics here and this is where he proposed.


  • The Parlour (gelato)
  • The Sprout (vegan)
  • Bad Bones Ramen
  • Afghan Restaurant
  • Ethiopian Cuisine
  • Bernard Stanleys (burgers)
  • The Peaceful Loft (vegan)
  • India Gate
  • The Three Sisters (Vietnamese subs)
  • Nook and Cannery
  • Chafe’s Landing (best fish and chips) – In Petty Harbour
  • B’y the Beach (also best fish and chips) – In St. Philip’s
  • The Duke (St. John’s best fish and chips)
  • Loong Wah (Chinese)
  • Chinched (meats)
  • Yellow Belly Brewery
  • The Bagel Cafe (all day breakfast!)
  • The Battery Cafe
  • The Rocket**
  • The Baltic Kitchen**

**We went on our first dates here!

Local Stores:

  • Fred’s Records
  • Pin Point (clothing)
  • Posie Row
  • NL Craft Council
  • Bee’s Knees
  • The Travel Bug
  • Johnny Ruth
  • Neighbourhood (thrift store)
  • Found (consignment)
  • Model Citizen

Gaming and Comic Stores:

  • Midgard Gaming
  • Heroes and Hobbies
  • Time Masters

And you can find events on the city of St. John’s calendar here!

Great Tourism information!