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Review of Surly Bob's - CLOSED

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Surly Bob's
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Good for: Bar Scene
Dining options: Dinner
Reviewed 8 April 2014 via mobile

Surly Bobs closed but fairly recently reopened as "the Cellar". It's a pretty good place to go for lunch, and sometimes has live music in the evening on weekends.

1  Thank Colin E
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Reviewed 7 January 2013

Its ok nothing fancy but a fun place for sure, friendly staff! , lots of big screen TVs to view your favorite sports game

1  Thank yellowknife99
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Reviewed 5 November 2012

Sorry to see that Bobs has closed, this was a good place to go for a quick and affordable lunch. We can only hope something goes in to the location to address the same downtown lunch crowd.

Thank Gord C
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Reviewed 14 June 2012

It was quiet when I went in and the (female) bar-person was not at all Bob or surly; she was cheerful and helpful. Food service was, however, slow I thought (since it was virtually empty at the time). Food quality was average bar food, reasonable value (remember you are in the North so stuff is more expensive than elsewhere). Not a stand-out place, but reasonable. I haven't found many alternatives in Yellowknife, but then I don't visit a lot. I thought it might have more local colour than the Boston Pizza a few blocks away, but never got the chance to compare them. Next time perhaps.

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Thank Peter_Cain
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Reviewed 14 June 2012

Surly Bob's used to be owned by a good friend and it was another one of those places that took bad service to an art form. Bob was a character and always willing to stop and chat(complain). The food was very good although somewhat typical of a bar/restaurant. The biggest complaint most people had was the portions were huge - worked for me!!

Thank Mark W
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