News posted in March, 2015Clear
If you find yourself scratching your head over some of our place names, don't worry - we're here to help!
Blue On Water is a restaurant, bar and boutique hotel located on Water Street, the oldest commercial street in North America. Much like the street itself, both façades have changed over time while the essence of the street and the business have remained the same. This year marks a decade in business for owners Jason and Leslie Brake and they’re ready to celebrate. They've been busy with renovations (think inviting copper tones), a highly anticipated addition to their kitchen team, and injecting additional doses of luxury into their 11-room boutique hotel. I recently stopped in for a taste, a tour and a chat.
There's plenty of Irish music in St. John's! A quick walk downtown will make you want to pop into any one of our famous Irish pubs for a scoff and a scuff - here are some notable stops so you don't miss a beat:
Did you know that Canada's Favourite Bar is right here in St. John's, Newfoundland? Air Canada’s enRoute Magazine and Rickard’s Beer teamed up for the #SAYCHEERS campaign, a national search for the most loved bar in Canada. Bar patrons across the nation voted for the Top 100, supporting their favourite drinking establishments in each province and territory, and when it was all done, O’Reilly’s Irish Newfoundland Pub was #1 in Canada!