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James Cook Sports Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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The James Cook Sports Bar welcomes all lovers of sports, drink & food!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, International, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a great surprise to find this fabulous place called the James Cook Sports Bar. It doesn’t matter what sport you like, it’s probably being showed there. Friendly staff and patrons, we felt very much at home as soon as we walked in. It just...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank patrickmS3814UH
Reviewed 6 days ago

Always made to feel very welcome here. A good range of drinks and food. Very goods sports coverage as well. I will certainly return.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank kkiwichc
Reviewed 6 days ago

Hi, Went to James cook sports bar when in Bali a few weeks ago, On the first night I went there was with a mate and Matt came and sat with us. Lovely guy, I mentioned it was my wife's birthday in a few days...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank johnnolan81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned back home after spending 2 weeks in Bali. We went to James Cook several times for dinner and drinks. Food was exceptional, priced well, table service and staff were great. Nothing was a hassle. Made one of the staff was amazing,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank lisadA3857ML
Nikki D, Owner at James Cook Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for stopping by and taking the time to leave such a positive review. Our staff work really hard to make sure everyone has a good time and enjoys their meals too. They will be very happy to hear that they achieved this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited three times whilst we were here and have to say its the best pub in Bali. Special shout out to Made who Id offer a job in a heartbeat....the boss wasnt too bad either haha 🤣More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KarinaOakley
Nikki D, Owner at James Cook Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave us your 5 star review Karina. And we're sure you mean Matt was the boss too lol! He does love his job and him and Made really do enjoy making sure everyone has a great time. We'll pass...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had dinner at james cook sports bar! 2 say best meal in bali lamb shank to die for its huge 2 more say best parma in town. There is darts, pool table, kids play area Xbox etc Wonderful and very friendly staff.More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Cristy A
Nikki D, Owner at James Cook Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for stopping by recently and leaving us your 5 star review. You hit the jackpot with the Lamb Shank and Parma - they are two of our most popular meals and now you know why! And it sounds like you brought the whole family...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you arrive you are greeted by the owners Matt or Nikki or quite often both , the food is very nice and very well priced . The Bintangs are ice cold and they are happy to make you any other drink you desire .....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Geoff W
Nikki D, Owner at James Cook Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Jim Beam, coke & chilli?! The things we do lol! Thanks for taking the time to leave us your 5 stars Geoff and we're glad to hear that you enjoyed yourself with us recently. We appreciate your recommendation to your friends too. We look forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the bacon and egg burger, thinking it’s a burger with bacon and egg. Cause well, why wouldn’t you. Nope, it’s a bacon and egg sandwich, no burger to be found. Doesn’t come with any fries, just the sandwich, for 50k! It wasn’t bad, but...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Nikki D, Owner at James Cook Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the feedback on our Egg and Bacon roll. After some discussion about your review and a little bit more research, it seems that an egg and bacon roll means different things to different people. Our description on our menu clearly states what is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended by a friend and so glad we went! A wonderful afternoon spent enjoying delicious food, very well priced, with footy and beers. Met some wonderful new people including the owners who went out of their way to make it such a highlight...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank matwilliams19
Nikki D, Owner at James Cook Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Cheers for your kind words and 5 stars! We pride ourselves on an environment that is family friendly, so we're glad you and your kids enjoyed themselves recently. The dedicated Kids Room really allows for the little ones to play happily on their own while...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, food and drinks. Th3 owners and staff do a great job, whether it be sporting events or Anzac Day commemoration.More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Steven O
Nikki D, Owner at James Cook Sports Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping by recently Steven and for then taking the time to leave your 5 star review. Our staff work really hard to provide the best food, cold drinks and friendly service, so we will pass on your kinds words here. And thanks of...More

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jessemardle
May 11, 2018|
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Response from Putu111 | Property representative |
Sorry for my late answer Jesse. We pl;ay all the NRL, so best just to Like our FB page as I post a daily Sports schedule there at 10am every morning. Cheers and I hope your team won! Nikki
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macclads58
May 5, 2018|
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Thanks for your message. We will be open for the FA Cup yes. The game is Sunday 20th May at 12:15am. We also serve both Bali Cider and Albens Cider - both of which are on Happy Hour at 40K from 5pm weekdays during May. It's... More
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Speno_Sharon
March 4, 2018|
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Thanks for your recent message. We have 2 dedicated TV boxes from Australia that screen the NRL, as well as a Streaming box that gets all the games via the UK as well. We have the NRL well and truly covered! Google maps... More
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