Lighthouse Picnics

The Reviews

OK, allow us to brag a little here…we’re delighted to share what some others have thought of our picnics:

"Jam tarts are the quintessential Newfoundland baked delight. So many of us remember our mothers and grandmothers making them. Ferryland Picnics's tarts were excellent. The shell was buttery, delicate and flaky, and the fillings had a robust, fresh-picked wild fruit flavour." Karl Wells, The Telegram

"The Ferryland lighthouse is also the setting for one of Canada's unlikeliest new culinary stars:Lighthouse Picnics." Re:Porter Read Full Article

"It's a sight that conjures fairy-tale landscapes; the coblat sea and azure sky streach to the horizon with only tufts of white clouds to break the endless blue." Coastal Living Read full article

"The experience: A picnic like none you have experienced before. We ordered our picnic (choosing the Newfoundland seafood lunch). The lunch included an amazing and lovingly put together sandwich using bread made from scratch in the Lighthouse." - David & Kylie Garcelon Food Day Read Full Article

"Our trek to the lighthouse seems an apt metaphor for an outsider's experience of Newfoundland's often stereotyped as a rugged and windswept rock -- but the rewards are rich. There are many hidden jewels and the people are warm, inviting and full of life." - Montreal Gazette Read Full Article

"Off the Beaten Path Vacations: The author of Travel Therapy talks us through some unique destinations, such as Lighthouse Picnics." - ABC News Watch Video

"Baskets laden with ham and brie or roasted red peppers and feta, packed between slabs of freshly baked molasses and oatmeal bread are being lovingly dispensed, and consumed, with equal enthusiasm." - Edmonton Journal Read Full Article

"For an inspiring picnic take the easy half hour hike up to the 1870 Ferryland Lighthouse where you can order a homemade picnic" - NY Daily News Read Full Article

"Lighthouse Picnics was one of the best and utterly unique meal experiences I’ve had.  An old lighthouse that sits on a crest of rock overlooking the tattered coast of Newfoundland" - InTravel Magazine Read Full Article

"When a tourism product captures the simple pleasures of life in a coastal town of Newfoundland and Labrador like Ferryland’s Lighthouse Picnics, a site visit can be almost like a revelation." - Great Read Full Article



Thank you for another wonderful season at the lighthouse. See you in May 2019!

Posted on October 24, 2018

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Lighthouse Picnics ~
Ferryland, Newfoundland
~ A0A 2H0 ~ Canada