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Johnny's Bar and Lounge

5 - 2253 South Island Highway, Campbell River, British Columbia V9W 1C4, Canada
250.926.0656
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Ranked #79 of 117 restaurants in Campbell River
Price range: $5 - $15
Cuisines: Bistro, Wine Bar
Most recent review
- May 24, 2014
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English first
Campbell River, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Following on from first our visit in November. Decided to try again and see if any improvement in the service. Sorry to say that the biggest problem this establishment has is the poor service and getting live music in will not be sufficient to make it a regular haunt for a night out. Sat for at least 15 minutes with... More

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Vancouver Island, Canada
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Love the food and ambiance, sad to say last Friday they had jam night and let some too loud heavy metal group there that brought their friends and turned the place into a drinking bar, we love to go there for a night and listen to groups but if this continued we would not return, ruined our night out

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vancouver island
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42 reviews 42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We went to Johnny's for dinner and waited 40 minutes to get our drinks.....my husband received his appetizer after the main course even though we asked 3 times for it......seems very disorganized and we won't return.

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Campbell River
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

sushi is disgusting, other food is greasy and soggy. They used to run a brick pizza oven, however they no longer fire it. Far to expensive for the quality of food and drink they put out.

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Campbell River, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

First visit here but will go back. Meal for 4 people with a couple of drinks was a bit pricey. Food was good but service a bit slow. A bit more up market than the other places I have tried in Campbell River. If you want a relaxing night with friends give a try but if in a rush go... More

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Corvallis, Oregon
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48 reviews 48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Had dinner with a small group. Menu has a great choice of light and more substantial dishes with an Asian flavor. Great drink menu, too. Service was attentive. Presentation classy. Relaxed feel.

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Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

We were excited to try Johnny's for the first time but left very disappointed and felt terrible for sending food back. The sushi rolls were mushy and wet.....not at all edible. We were not impressed that our server questioned us when explaining that the food was not acceptable....we were gagging trying to get it down! Tip to restaurants: If you... More

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Victoria, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2011

I would never go back there. just awful, its like they have no idea what they are oing no filling in the sushi rolls and inconsistant with the sizes. there was grease left all over my plate when i was done my dinner; I DO NOT recommend even trying this

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Vernon, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011 via mobile

We should have gone to Dominoes Pizza, awful service it took forever to get the meal and so overpriced we will not be going back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2009

Something Campbell River -- and the greater Comox Valley-CR regional generally -- has needed for a long time: an elegant place to try lovely wines, enjoy great tapas, and be well-served. We had a wonderful time.

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