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The Only Place in St.John's to get Screeched In!

My wife Sherri and I had the pleasure of being screeched in by Captain Lukey on April 6th. We had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jkilburn747
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Pictou, Canada
The best bar for drinks in Newfoundland

We went to Christians and Brian is the shiznit. Hospitality was the best we have seen in a long... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jason B
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Best place to get Screeched In in Newfoundland. “A place that sense of occasion” New York Times Travel Magazine. #1 Screech In Ceremony (The Scope) Top 5 Deatinations in Atlantic Canada (Travelocity)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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23 George St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1M3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife Sherri and I had the pleasure of being screeched in by Captain Lukey on April 6th. We had asked around the city earlier in the week of where was the best place to go and the answer was unanimous, Christian's! You were made...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jkilburn747
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Christians and Brian is the shiznit. Hospitality was the best we have seen in a long time. He screeched me wife in and f she fell in love with him. Luckily or plane left the next day. Don’t worry we are still...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jason B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best place to get Screeched In! We had an awesome time! Good selection of beers on tap and great staff. A must visit when you're in St.John's!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tara1016
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

I came to Christian’s on the recommendation of 2 other bar tenders in St John’s. The industry is not usually wrong about the good spots. The local pints are excellent, the staff are really friendly, and even the patrons at the bar talk to you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 26, 2019

Have great Screech Ins, when in doubt call in advance and reserve a place, they may turn you away! Great pub, juke box upstairs.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

I went to Christian's with a few friends, they wasn't drinking anymore, but I was I ordered 2 water and a Corona with lime, I had to place my order 3 times with Jill the bartender before she finally decided to serve me. I paid...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Brian D, Owner at Christian's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

I am sorry to hear for your bad experience and hope that you found comfort in bashing my business on this social media site (along with google). There are two sides to every story and then the truth. Given your unprofessional approach with dealing with...More

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I signed up with a group of people to do the screeching in ceremony and we had an absolute blast! It was hilarious, they put on a great show for you and give you wonderful history of the island. Once completed you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rob A
Brian D, Owner at Christian's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Amazing! Thanks for this:)

Reviewed October 9, 2018

We were Screeched In by Chef Paul at Christian's and had a rollicking good time -- and it is even a surprisingly moving experience. The bar also has excellent local brews on tap by Quidi Vidi Brewery and an extensive selection of fine rums and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Randy W
Brian D, Owner at Christian's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Thanks for this. Glad you enjoyed:)

Reviewed October 3, 2018

The Screeching in ceremony was hilarious and fun! Highly recommend this as a go-to destination while in St. John's.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Amy G
Brian D, Owner at Christian's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Awesome!!

Reviewed September 3, 2018

This is the place to be screeched in. We talked to people who did it elsewhere and then ended up going to Christian’s to see how it should be done. If your going to spend money to be screeched in, at least here I felt...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Brian D, Owner at Christian's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Love it!!

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sandraconn
March 6, 2019|
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Response from G2372SMbriand | Property representative |
Only during the 5pm ceremony with parent or guardian. Call 753-9100 for reservations and notify bartender of underage when signing in.
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Wight1967
February 16, 2019|
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We will be offering many ceremonies daily and nightly over the summer. Call 753-9100 about a week before to make reservations.
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gattgang
March 2, 2018|
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Happy to accommodate. Call 753-9100 for reservations.
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