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Elephant's Nest Pub & Grub

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Bar, Canadian, Pub
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149 King St W, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 1E4, Canada
+1 519-436-6955
Today
11:30 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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Chatham, Canada
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place that brings the Florida Key West feeling in the heart of Chatham. Great live bands and artists, good location and lots of fun with friends!

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Thank Florin M
Chatham
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Always enjoy catching up with old friends here. Decent music and live bands playing for entertainment. Drinks are always flowing.

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Thank Y6374NVanns
Ontario
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Walked in here on a Sunday night for dinner with my 2 kids. Looked around at the dark, dingy place and there was maybe 1 customer and not too many tables so we turned around and walked out. Wouldn't bother giving it a second chance.

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Thank Blecky
Ontario's Highlands, Canada
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

The Nest is a good place for pub grub and drinks. Weekends bring in local entertainment or open mic's. Very casual!

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Thank kp729
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Horible customer service.But other than that it's a good place to have a few beers with friends. Just avoided the female "bartenders" there the problem.

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Thank Vince W
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Great service cozy atmosphere welcoming and reasonable prices. Servers are great and great live bands

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Thank Betty H
Ontario, Canada
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

OK spot for a pint or two, well maybe three. Good draft beer selection, some sketchy customers, can look random with smokers hanging out front on King St. Have never eaten there. We will typically go for a drink / shoot pool or a nightcap at the end of a party night.

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Thank JS T
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015 via mobile

Went for dinner and drinks on March 16 and was very surprised that the food and service in the bar side was so good...atmosphere there is welcoming and relaxing.

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Thank Shell M
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225 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

The nest is a hub for meeting people you know, want to get to know and people you never want to know! In a way it is Chatham's bar from the show cheers, just a lot grungier. The food is not bad, it shares a kitchen with the restaurant next door, so it's a plus. The wings are my personal... More 

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Thank RVcornell
Brighton, Canada
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2013

I ordered soup and salad. The soup was oversalted, and the salad was huge and delicious, which made up for the soup. My companions ate regular pub food, wings, and chips, which they liked. Service was fast, cheerful and informative.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Canadian, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 02:00
Monday
11:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 02:00
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 King St W, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 1E4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Chatham-Kent  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 519-436-6955

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?