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The Sporty Bar & Grill

8700 Hastings St, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
+1 250-949-7811
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (21 reviews)
“fish and chips” (16 reviews)
“prime rib” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
8700 Hastings St, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff, prompt service, great menu variety. Popular for all ages and culinary interests! Enjoy.

Thank adhbvpb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beer was cold, service was good, fish and chips were great. Big portions and well cooked. Busy on a Monday.

Thank r0088
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I think this might be one of those places where you have to be a local to get decent service... we actually had to leave because no one would even give us menus let alone take drink or food orders.

Thank KilMarch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to The Sporty last Saturday for dinner. I was not expecting this quality of food in a Bar and Grill but the Prime Rib was perfectly done and came with delicious mashed potatos and a huge yorkshire pudding. I can't recommend this place...More

Thank Carolyn L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a busy place but the food is good. The staff are friendly and accommodating. The road, logging and fishing crews get pretty boisterous so if you want something quieter, go a bit later - maybe after 7:30 ish. You will probably wait a...More

Thank Conrad1903
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Four of us had an evening meal here before catching the early ferry up the Inside Passage, and it looked like the only place to eat in town which was open anyway. Hardy was a depressed and rundown place when we were there - the...More

Thank amdgriggs
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Ate here on vacation with a group of 11. We had a wide variety of tastes and everyone found something they enjoyed. Even our resident foodie who was not thrilled about the idea of sports pub fare. The menu included some of the standard pub...More

Thank Emily E
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We had a three day trip out of Port Hardy and ended up eating dinner here every night. Service was attentive and could be considered slow at times but the food always made up the difference. I guess if you looking for fast in this...More

Thank jabo35
Alfons B, General Manager at The Sporty Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed the meals and had a good time in Porty Hardy and in “Sporty”

Reviewed August 5, 2018

The place was pleasant and good athmosphere . Many locals. The service started off well and from there on we were not lucky: it took 15 minutes to get the beer, which obviously was waiting for a while as 2 other glasses on the tray...More

Thank Annette O
Alfons B, General Manager at The Sporty Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

I am very sorry to hear about the bad experience (or misunderstanding?) with one of our servers. Should you ever make it back to Port Hardy, please asked for the manager, we will make sure ALL of your food is served together. The little black...More

Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food, great service and a very friendly atmosphere We enjoyed ourselves immensely. Would highly recommend this restaurant

Thank kayrosenfeld
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $21
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8700 Hastings St, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Port Hardy
  • Phone Number: +1 250-949-7811
  • E-mail
At The Sporty we are committed to providing you with the best the Island has to offer. With a family dining area, pub seating, a fantastic new local cedar patio, game room and full dining section overlooking Hardy Bay, there is certainly something for everyone. We offer a wide array of local products, from local seafood to Vancouver Island Micro brewed beer coupled with multiple large screen tv's to catch your favourite game, let The Sporty Bar & Grill be part of your trip to Port Hardy!
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