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“WORTH A VISIT FOR SURE”

Kelsey's Neighborhood Bar & Grill
Ranked #11 of 24 Restaurants in Petawawa
Cuisines: American, Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Enjoy one of Canada's original roadhouse restaurants, with Canadian favourites like double stacked burgers and unforgettable chicken wings. At Kelsey's the beer is always cold and a game is always on.
New Glasgow, Canada
Level 6 Contributor
84 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 332 helpful votes
“WORTH A VISIT FOR SURE”
Reviewed July 7, 2013

We have visited this restaurant a few times in the past. Kelsey's is a busy place for sure....so if you have a particular table that you enjoy...then you should arrive early. Our last visit was on a Friday night so it was as busy as can be expected. However, we were greeted by a friendly waitress who made everything pleasant for us. We asked for her recommendations and her suggestion of Steak and Shrimp was a winning combination. The meal was super good....and we would also recommend that combination. The steak was done to perfection and the 8 big shrimp added a wonderful combination especially the chef's special sauce. All in all this was a great affordable meal...for three individuals including drinks roughly $70.00. My companions tried the pasta dinners and they too were also very pleased with their choices. So if you want something different in the Petawawa area give Kelsey's a try.

  • Visited June 2013
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“Terrible in every respect”
Reviewed July 4, 2013

I have been there twice. The first time I was seated at a plastic patio table and served a hamburger and nachos. Extremely cheap on the toppings. 4 drinks. 89 dollars!!!. Poor service long wait. Second time... 8 minutes before a drink order. Dirty plate. Out of pitas for spinach dip. Out of pina colada mix. Long wait. Rude manager!!! Waitress was ok but slow. Fijitas for two was good but they were again cheap on the fixings. Gordon Ramsey would shut it down!!!

  • Visited July 2013
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“Relaced my steak with a smile”
Reviewed June 30, 2013

Came in with friends..ordered french onion soup and found it flavourful with lots of cheese! My steak was a bit cool when it arrived and while I was prepared to just have it nuked to warm it up, the manager instisted in relacing it. Good call...this is why I like this place.
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  • Visited July 2012
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Thank HUFI-PUFI
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Canada
Level 5 Contributor
82 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“It's just a Kelsey's, don't expect anything different”
Reviewed May 18, 2013

The restaurant smelled highly of cooking fat, afterwords our clothes stunk. The food was only fair, salmon overcooked, fish and chips had way too batter on the fish, hot chicken wings were very very hot, too hot for some. Many many screaming children there for supper.Top notch service. Far too expensive for what it was.

  • Visited May 2013
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Thank Axeman58
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Winnipeg, Canada
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“neighbourhood eatery”
Reviewed April 9, 2013

typical flair of Kelseys but the servers are attentive and quick to meet clients needs and expectations

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank stellar44
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