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The Village Inn Pub and Restaurant

King St. W, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-623-4799
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“wings” (7 reviews)
“beef pie” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Irish, British
$$ - $$$
King St. W, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family has been going to The VI for over a dozen years - since relocating to Bowmanville from Vancouver. This is a place that is a solid citizen of its community. Run for several years by former employees of the original owner, the VI...More

Thank GandNBowmanville_ON
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Nice atmosphere for a pub but the downstairs is small. We did not go upstairs. Food prices were reasonable and a fairly good selection. Unfortunately my soup was cold upon arrival. The meatloaf I ordered was not the best as far as flavourful. Rather bland....More

Thank Retired2013
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to go for lunch or dinner. They have a large selection of draft beer. And always have a few local micro beers on tap. The owners and staff are friendly and serve is always excellent.

Thank scott f
Reviewed February 16, 2017

Fabulous little pub with a great atmosphere in downtown Bowmanville. Had the Friday Night Special "Fish & Chips" and it was excellent! Plentiful portions and great service.

Thank boshkung25
Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

I have been here twice . The food was always good and the atmosphere is welcoming . Service was great too.

Thank sunneeme
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We go here a lot, great pub night, food is typical pub, great atmosphere, really friendly staff, a really fun night!

Thank SharonFitzatrick
Reviewed October 12, 2016

We visited the pub for a trial run with a small group, service and food were great. We came back the next night with a large group of 25, service was fantastic, had a private room and server who handled us all efficiently and with...More

Thank Janet H
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Food was great though it was slow to arrive ( but they kept us informed and they apologized). Staff were friendly and attentive. I had the fish and chips which were very good, and my husband had the chicken pot pie which was nicely seasoned...More

Thank CynthiaCtor
Reviewed September 1, 2016

great food. good value . great atmosphere, nice patio. excellent service Colin and Kyle make you feel like family

Thank canadapaul_10
Reviewed August 24, 2016

When I lived in Bowmanville this was my favorite restaurant their food is always good and the staff are very friendly

Thank cowboy1254
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $49
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Irish, British
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King St. W, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bowmanville
  • Phone Number: +1 905-623-4799
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