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“Worst Sports Bar ever”
Review of Surly Bob's - CLOSED

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Surly Bob's
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Good for: Bar Scene
Dining options: Dinner
Reviewed 12 March 2012

Spent one week in the Knife, and went to watch a hockey game at Surly Bob's. Bob was an inconsiderate rude person, and the food was OK at best. We went back a few nights later to watch another game at around 8 o'clock (since your only options in Yellowknife to actually go out and watch games are Boston Pizza or Surly Bob's) only to have Bob himself tell my friend and I that they were no longer serving drinks that night, even though the place was pretty full with customers who were clearly still ordering food and drinks. I hope Bob chokes on his own poorly prepared cheap crappy food and gets eaten by a Polar Bear up there. What a way to represent Canada when you're one of the only sports bars in the hub of Northwest Territories.

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3  Thank DK K
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Reviewed 6 March 2012

How can you be rude to a paying customer.? Even if you are the owner. what happened to "the customer is always right?"

2  Thank neil w
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Reviewed 27 November 2011

Go on a Wednesday night for half-priced wings, which are either saucy or dry, not breaded and average in size. The staff is capable; however, the management leaves much to be desired. We found that much of the liquor was in such short supply, they ran out after one or two mixed drinks. Further, they only have two beers on tap. I'm not sure what passes for a decent pub in YK, but this place apart from not bad wings, needs TLC and someone who knows how to run a pub!

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Reviewed 19 November 2011

This sports bar is in the basement and overall was pretty good. The food wasn't too bad and they had several TVs with the game on. Not a bad option.

Thank advisetrip
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Reviewed 21 June 2011

It would be best if they would keep Bob in the back. It's one thing having to wait for 45minutes to get my food, but totally another when Bob scowls at me when I order water instead of some marked up drink. Ok food,bad service.

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1  Thank Burns867
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