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1 Victoria St W, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 1X3, Canada
(902) 667-2864
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  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Wing note. Excellent wings cold beer

Were in the area from Moncton. Thursday was wing note. Service on floor was slow moved to bar.wings were excellent. Good deal 3.50 lb got 24. Draught was cold 2.50. Will be planning a road trip. Again

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Were in the area from Moncton. Thursday was wing note. Service on floor was slow moved to bar.wings were excellent. Good deal 3.50 lb got 24. Draught was cold 2.50. Will be planning a road trip. Again

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Nanaimo, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

If you're feeling like fresh fish & chips, this is the place to go - super fresh fish & real fries! They also do amazing wings - homemade in-house recipe.

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Leominster, Massachusetts
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78 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

What a surprise, this was the only place in Amherst I've haven't eaten. If you'd like great service, with a smile, and biig hello, this is your place. The locals are at the Oval bar, I sat at a table near the Window, Lots of Bettys in there so you know the food is Good. I have the dual porkchops,... More 

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Moncton, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

I know this sounds cliched, but honestly, even though the surroundings are basic, the food was hot and tasty and the steak cooked exactly as I liked. I recommended this to everyone for weeks.

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Amherst, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

This place is hit and miss all depends who is cooking. Averagge taveren food. Their big draw is the WINGS night on Wed and Thursday. Not the best again Hit and Miss. Beers are great though

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Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

I think this place looks very cheap, The service is slow and unfriendly and unclean . Yes it needs total improvement badly.....

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Halifax, Canada
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137 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

If you want to sit around with drunk fools and eat bad food this is the place for you. The service is poor. The interior doesn't even resemble a pub. The parking is limitting and confusing. I am suprised more drunks don't stagger out of the pub and get run over by the near by train tracks. Avoid.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2010

Elmtree-recommended by a local. Met the cook before we went in. Seafood chowder, loaded with clams and shrimp, huge bowl with a fresh baked roll, $6. Liver and onions served with 2 scoops of mashed and gravy, carrots, coleslaw and a roll, $7.49. Food was great. Special was a 3 piece chicken dinner for $7.29. Staff were very friendly and... More 

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Nova Scotia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2010

Hot Turkey ---- Gravy white with no taste... bones in turkey... fries 1/2 cooked......

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  • Address: 1 Victoria St W, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 1X3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: (902) 667-2864

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