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Finley's Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
705 Vernon St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G3, Canada
+1 250-352-5121
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“burger” (21 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
705 Vernon St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We arrived in Nelson later in the evening and wanted something to eat. Finley’s was still serving and there were people singing karaoke, some of them very very good! We were entertained and the food was amazing. The waitress, although busy, was incredible. It was...More

Thank breanad2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The worst part of my night here was watching the manager or owner kick out a group of 3 men who had been playing pool and ordered burgers and POP not even alcohol because they LOOKED homeless and were ruining his atmosphere, even though they...More

3  Thank OnAir10791946492
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been in Nelson for a few months now and visit Finleys every week. Great Chicken strips and fries, polite and effective waitstaff. Karaoke on Sunday and Wednesday nights!

Thank Danielle S
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Great Karaoke host. So sweet and kind. Servers were not quite as warm and fuzzy. Dry ribs are fabulous!

Thank ShawnaLL72
Brent H, Manager at Finley's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thanks Shawna, Glad you enjoyed most of your experience with us last night. I would very much like to hear more specific feedback on the staffing part that was lacking. My personal email is finleysbar@shaw.ca Thank you Brent Holowaychuk

Reviewed October 2, 2018

Finley's is a very popular bar in Nelson.The food is fine.very loud and sloppy crowd.that carries on till the early morning which is fine..Disrespectful to neighbourhood late at night. Would not be my f first choice

Thank Terry B
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Live Entertainment, great beer selection, good food, and for the brave even a dance floor. After a long walk along the waterfront, all the way to Fairview Beach, I needed this.

Thank PSiemens
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Great place to enjoy a beer with a local!. Food and service were awesome. Live music and comedy shows !

Thank DaveTanchak
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Good prices. Had the deep fried pickles and I would definitely return again! Relaxed atmosphere. Just a typical pub, friendly waitstaff.

Thank marybM4141AP
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Try the warm olives tney will not disappoint, they were on happy hour and were so good we had to order another, wings were also very good.

Thank pammattie
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Dined here on a busy night with a large group of friends. The worst service I have ever received. Yes it was a busy night, however our server had a foul attitude. I did not leave a good tip resulting in the bartender following me...More

1  Thank 356jadem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 Vernon St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-5121
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