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The Penalty Box

$$ - $$$, ,
220 Bayview Avenue, Barrie, Ontario L4N 2Z4, Canada
+1 705-728-8901
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“hot wings” (2 reviews)
“ribs” (3 reviews)
“hockey game” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
220 Bayview Avenue, Barrie, Ontario L4N 2Z4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here tonight for dinner around 6:00 pm. To begin with they came back after our drink order to advise my husband that they were out of Millstreet Organic beer. We then ordered an appetizer and meal. Shortly after this the waitress came back...More

1  Thank diorkate
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Great new management and chef! Calamari was delicious! Philly cheesesteak and wings were fabulous. We were treated with golden gloves by the owner and will definitely go back.

Thank rspratt
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Retired Older Men Eating Out hence the acronym ROMEO. It's the Thursday special and a 20 ounce glass of beer. Lunch was good and the beer was cold. I like the "Original Six" tables however the guess the goalie masks is well after that era....More

Thank Clarkwaynewinter
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

It's a long weekend Monday and we didn't feel like cooking so we looked on line and saw several reviews for The Penalty Box. It's close and we thought we would give it a try. We like the beer selections and the owner is super...More

Thank Kimberley B
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Since its new management, the food is AMAZING. You need to try the deep fried ice cream and the waffle sandwich! I love it! You much go!

Thank Jeremy D
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We have had wings at other restaurants in Barrie (including Buffalo Wild Wings and the Pie - both of which have the smallest wings in Canada, thus never going back to these places) - and the Penalty Box wings are the best in Barrie. This...More

1  Thank diorkate
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The washrooms are fixed up and George has been busy painting. There is a big score clock above the bar. Most important is the cold schooner of beer and the hot wings have not changed. The Colts & Frontenacs gave us a good hockey game....More

1  Thank Clarkwaynewinter
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here last Saturday night. We both had chicken wings, beer, wine. The wings are huge and decadently delicious ... best wings I've had in Barrie, and thank god they are unbreaded, the best way. And the prices are very...More

Thank diorkate
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We have been there twice. The first time we found that the wings are tasty, meaty and affordable, but the service was slow. The last time we were there we sat for 15 minutes and no one came to serve us. It was not that...More

Thank donnaruth2017
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Food is amazing! Only been here a couple of times since weve moved to Barrie a while ago, it just never disappoints us. My husband actually comes here more often, he comes during lunch hour, he likes the food here as well. Everything he has...More

Thank msladygee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Bayview Avenue, Barrie, Ontario L4N 2Z4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-728-8901
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