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Hungry Heart Cafe

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
142 Military Rd | Rawlin's Cross, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2E6, Canada
+1 709-738-6164
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (40 reviews)
“frittata” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
142 Military Rd | Rawlin's Cross, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2E6, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went there for lunch. I found the food to be average (we had soup, turkey/whaldorf wraps, and chicken ceaser salad). I don't think you should come here and expect to be full when you are done eating. Seems more like a tea and snack...More

Thank MarkMCanada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in on our walk around St. John’s for a quick bite to eat and tried the soup of the day and the frittata - both delicious! Nice little cafe and if you add $2 to the check, the extra money helps to feed those...More

Thank Oliapolia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I personally thought this restaurant was over priced that said I do like their business philosophy, but not sure what the rave is about!

1  Thank happyholidayers60
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

... with cheese, fried egg and delicious homemade sausage patty. Wing Commander flies on Capps but the dark roast coffee was excellent. Paul provided efficient service. A really wonderful neighbourhood ...

1  Thank LorenzoelJefe
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We had lunch here twice in the last few weeks and on both occasions it was exceptional. The menu changes weekly, but we hope the salted cod with polenta is a menu staple-- we haven't had a better meal in St. John's. The prices are...More

Thank 2due
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The Hungry Heart Cafe comes highly recommended. After many visits to this restaurant, I am still amazed at the beautifully prepared and presented food- fresh and delicious - I have never been disappointed and always have difficulty choosing just one item from the menu! Even...More

1  Thank Joan D
Reviewed 18 March 2018

I go here every couple of months, consistently good food and always interesting new things on the menu. Had the homemade tagliatelle this time and my only suggestion would be a bigger bowl for it - the sauce kinda went everywhere outside the small bowl...More

Thank laurus-azorica
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Two of us stopped for breakfast on a weekday and were seated immediately. We both ordered BOB (Breakfast on a Bun) consisting of egg, cheddar, mayo, and sausage plus the optional tomato ans spinach. All very good and a good cup (or two) of coffee....More

Thank bigfishpk
Reviewed 14 December 2017

This is a great lunch spot. Central but with good parking over the road. Small but interesting menu. Great service and it contributes positively to the community.

Thank Marilyn P
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The hungrey heart cafe serves breakfast through lunch; small but carefully crafted menu - a great spot for an informal meal.

Thank Newfoundlander_7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Military Rd | Rawlin's Cross, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2E6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-738-6164
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