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Don Cherry Sports Grill

) #25 of 104 Restaurants in Sydney $$ - $$$ , , American
1290 Kings Rd, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1S 1E2, Canada
+1 902-539-5343
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
Travelers talk about
“wing night” (4 reviews)
“watch sports” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Canadian, American
$$ - $$$
1290 Kings Rd, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1S 1E2, Canada
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Reviewed June 19, 2016

FAST, FRIENDLY SERVICE, GOOD PUB FOOD AND MANY TVs TO WATCH SPORTS. This is a new location for Don Cherry's in Sydney; they keep expanding! We enjoy the variety of seating arrangements, from the large bar to more intimate and private areas. The food is...More

2  Thank BEdwards34
Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Nice place conveniently located on Sydney River. Fast, friendly service, cold beer and good pub food. I had the chipotle steak wrap with fries and it was really good. Plenty of food on the plate, and didn't have room for desert! I'd go back.

1  Thank William and Jac... F
Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

Don cherry's was always a favourite sports bar of mine. At the old location the food was excellent but they haven't been able to replicate it at their new larger location. It is a great spot to have a beer and watch the game. Probably...More

Thank worldtravellercc9
Reviewed January 13, 2016

Love the food there especially the wings,,Lots for your money,Great atmosphere, Everyone seemed to enjoy it and there were 3 tables of us

1  Thank shelbyrae52
Reviewed January 5, 2016

I've never been to the old location but this location is very nice and huge! The bar area looks very nice and the eating areas are cozy and nice too. There was a long lineup and I heard this is typical lately but that could...More

Thank Andrea_mace
Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

Decided to try the new location. Very impressed with the atmosphere - much nicer than the old location. Very nice layout. Three of us visited on a Monday night. We had a slight wait to be seated. We all thoroughly enjoyed our appetizer ( spinach...More

3  Thank SunlovinfromtheCape
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Meal slow to arrive, bristle in the meat, cold. Cold tea-serious matter in Cape Breton. Server did her best.

Thank Norma M
Reviewed December 10, 2015

This sports bar just relocated and reopened. I had dinner on a Wednesday evening and will not return. The simple order of a club sandwich with fries didn't arrive for half an hour. The cold fries were so salty they bordered on inedible. The sandwich...More

1  Thank jogginsboy
Reviewed October 28, 2015

Went to the newly relocated Don Cherry's last weekend for dinner. We waited about 20 minutes for a table. So many people were there trying out the new location. Not impressed with our booth. We were right next to the entrance area which includes a...More

Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

Don cherry is never a disappointment. If you want a sporty atmosphere with cold beer on tap and some f'd elicits wings, this is the place.

1  Thank Leeann D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Canadian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1290 Kings Rd, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1S 1E2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +1 902-539-5343
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