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Looking for a place to grab food while you’re at the conference?

The following restaurants are located near The Sheraton.

Fixed Coffee and Baking - 5 minute walk

Fixed Coffee & Baking opened in the spring of 2012 with plenty of experience already under its belt. Owner Jon Howse, from Springdale, Newfoundland, began his love for coffee as a customer at 2% Jazz Espresso Bar in Victoria, BC in 2003, and then as a regular customer at Ritual Coffee Roasters in San Francisco.

Jon started his barista career in Halifax in 2005, working at Steve-O-Reno’s Cappuccino, Java Blend Coffee Roasters, and the renowned Two If By Sea Café, in Dartmouth, NS. in 2011 Jon worked as a barista at Rocket Bakery here in St. John’s while completing his Masters degree at Memorial University. Somewhere along the way Jon helped start Brewed Awakening, a successful café with three locations and a coffee roastery in Corner Brook.

183 Duckworth Street
St. John’s, Newfoundland
A1C 1G3
(view map on google)

M-F : 7:30am-10pm
S-S : 8am-10pm
*breakfast menu until 11am, Lunch until 3pm
*snacks from 3pm -10pm


Rocket Bakery - 15 minute walk

Welcome to Rocket Bakery & Fresh Food, the home of scrumptious, handmade breads, yummy desserts, delicious prepared hot and cold dishes and tasty coffee. Step into our warm, friendly space at 272 Water Street and the aroma of hot-out-of-the-oven Rocket specialties will remind you of home. Everything is made from scratch in Rocket’s second floor bakery and kitchen from the finest of ingredients, many sourced locally. With friendly, dine-in and take-out options on its first floor and catering available in its unique, 2,000 square foot Rocket Room, this premier bakery café experience in the heart of St. John’s is one not to be missed!

272 Water Street, St. John’s, Newfoundland, A1C 1B7
(709) 738-2011
Bernard Stanley GastroPub - 10 minute walk
Need To Get Ahold of Us?
(709) 722 – 5266
Jumping Bean Coffee - 10 minute walk

Jumping Bean Coffee® is a complete coffee system – an independent premium coffee roaster, specialty wholesaler, and café retailer offering the best blends and richest single origin coffees available.

Our Roast Master selects and imports the finest raw coffee beans from around the world and roasts them right here with our unique ECO2Roast® process, eliminating 85% of waste and saving a pound of carbon per pound of beans. And as of 2016, all our single serve coffee pods are manufactured with 100% compostable materials. (That’s not just biodegradable – compostable means that you can drop the whole pod, ring and all, directly into your kitchen waste or garden composter. Jumping Bean Coffee is a certified Fair Trade supplier and all our house blends are also certified Organic. Couple this with our 100% compostable single serve coffee pods, and we have a truly guilt-free cup of coffee.

Jumping Bean Coffee
9 Glencoe Drive
Mount Pearl, NL
A1N 4S4

Phone: 709-754-4538
Fax: 709-754-4427
Email: [email protected]


Hungry Heart Café - 11 minute walk

We are a full service restaurant and catering business located in historic Rawlin’s Cross, St. John’s, NL. We focus on creating nutritious meals that are full of flavor.

But Hungry Heart Café is much more than a great place for food. We help vulnerable adults access careers in the food service industry so that they can achieve independence and realize their dreams. Every penny of revenue generated by the Hungry Heart Café goes right back into the operation to fund employment training.

The Hungry Heart Café
Address: 142 Military Road, St. John’s, NL Café: 738.6164, Fax: 738.6799
Follow us on Twitter: @HungryHeartNL   and    Facebook www.facebook.com/HungryHeartCafe

Monday to Sunday,

Portobello's Restaurant - 2 Minute Walk

Portobello’s Restaurant is perched on the St. John’s waterfront, overlooking the world famous Narrows and the Atlantic Ocean.

Portobello’s Restaurant welcomes its guests with the ambiance and charm of old St. John’s. Our menu is a careful selection of exquisitely prepared items that have quickly earned Portobello’s a reputation for world-class cuisine. Our fresh seafood, poultry and steak have delighted the city’s most discriminating palates, and of course, all our dishes may be perfectly complemented by our wide selection of wines and other beverages.

An enchanting view. Culinary excellence. Portobello’s Restaurant offers a dining experience not soon to be forgotten.

115 Duckworth Street
St. John’s, NL • A1C 1E9
709 579 7050
[email protected]
Phone Reservations Only

Zachary's Restaurant - 1 Minute Walk
International Flavors Inc - 4 Minute Walk

4 Quidi Vidi Rd, St. John’s, NL A1A 1B9

Pakistani cuisine influenced by my Pakistani heritage as well as infused with flavours I experienced during my travels in Africa and the Middle East.


Pi - 6 Minute Walk

10 Kings Rd, St. John’s, NL A1C

All of our thin crust pizzas are made with vegan friendly dough and only the freshest ingredients.

Our mediterranean style pizzas seek to fuse old world charm with contemporary tastes.


Raymond's Restaurant - 7 Minute Walk

95 Water St, St. John’s, NL A1C 1A4

Newfoundland and Labrador, is blessed in having access to some of the best seafood, wild game, and produce in the world. Having such a bountiful larder right on our doorsteps means we’re able to adopt a truly sustainable approach to fine dining – foraging and sourcing locally-grown ingredients from independent purveyors.


Oliver's - 10 Minute Walk or 6 Minute Drive

160 Water St, St John’s, NL A1C 1A9
(709) 754-6444 [email protected]

Located on historic Water Street, Oliver’s Restaurant offers gourmet comfort food in a warm, cozy setting. Guests can enjoy fresh seafood, such as Grand Bank Scallops, Atlantic Salmon and Panfried Cod, as well as selection of pasta and steaks. Private dining can be arranged for special events and celebrations. Reservations are recommended.


The Sprout Restaurant - 5 Minute Drive

364 Duckworth Street St. John’s, NL A1C 1H5
[email protected]
(709) 579-5485 (Please place take out orders a half hour before closing time)

Located in the heart of St. John’s, The Sprout has been open since June 2005. We offer a varied and delicious full menu, as well as a brunch menu on the weekends. Everything, from our bread to our sauces and spreads, is made from scratch, using the finest of ingredients. A local beer menu, some of which is now on tap, as well as complete wine list is available. The atmosphere at The Sprout is cozy and casual, with warm lighting, great music, and fun and attentive staff. We hope you come on down and feel the love…


Afghan Restaurant - 5 Minute Drive

375 Duckworth Street
St. John’s, NL A1C 1H7

Monday to Saturday:
11:00Am to 8:00PM
Sunday: Closed

Phone: (709) 754-2230
Afghan Restaurant is the first Afghani restaurant in St. John’s, Newfoundland serving Afghani dishes since August 2004.

We are committed in serving our customers the traditional & ethnic food of Afghanistan such as lamb, chicken & beef curry, Afghani chicken, lamb & Shaami Kabab, & much more.