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Uptown Sports Bar @New Grand Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
616 Vernon St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G1, Canada
+1 250-352-7211
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (4 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
616 Vernon St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G1, Canada
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We came to Nelson after a day of touring the area. We planned to go somewhere else to eat but were told by people we met to come here to eat. So glad we did! The food waa awsome and good portions....the peanut butter burger...More

1  Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a drink and perhaps an appie - but the service was so poor we had a quick drink and headed to Finley's! Both our server and the bar tender seemed 'out of it' and NOT customer focused at all. I had...More

Thank LeeJay14
Rob_Little, General Manager at Uptown Sports Bar @New Grand Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear LeeJay14, We are really sorry to hear about your experience with us, and I can assure you that this will be addressed with our team. We strive for nothing less than exemplary service, and our apologies for missing the mark with you. Lack of...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Fantastic burger, I had the one with peanut butter, sounds odd but tasted great. Local Stout was a good accompaniment. Staff were friendly and the service was very good.

Thank David D
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Modern sports bar decor. Lay out is great for watching sports, playing a game of pool or just socializing with friends. Even though it is primarily a sports bar the open lay out has areas that are a bit away from the main bar area...More

Thank J M
Reviewed 21 December 2016

the staff is very friendly, the food is great, I recomend Beef dip or Chicken wrap, its easy to relax by the window in the cumfy booths

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The food was decent, nothing special. You could honestly die of old age waiting for a server to come take your order, and their idea of a refill is letting your ice melt.

1  Thank jessesmith
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We had the Big Kona pizza that had bacon, pineapple and chorizo sausage....it was YUM-O!! The wood fired crust was cooked to perfection.

Thank Laurie H
Reviewed 25 October 2016

If you have any type of dietary needs don't eat here. The staff server we had, today, was difficult and was not accommodating at all and would not even try to help my friend who has Celiac. I am vegetarian and there is not a...More

1  Thank Auto_3565
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great food. There are a lot of good places to eat in Nelson but this one is overlooked sometimes as a place to get great eats because it's a sports bar. In fact, the beer here is far less appealing than the food. There are...More

Thank Ben C
Rob_Little, Manager at Uptown Sports Bar @New Grand Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

Hi Ben C, Thanks so much for your nice words about our food, however, I believe you may be mistaken regarding our beer. We do not carry Stanley Park beer on tap. Our current beer taps consist of Okanagan Springs, Fernie Brewing Co., Nelson Brewing...More

Reviewed 22 August 2016

I've eaten here many times over the past few years. Always friendly service and good food. Note worthy: There Dry ribs are fantastic. The steaks have always been good. And recently had there lasagna Roll which I quite enjoyed. If your looking for a pub...More

Thank Matt J
Rob_Little, General Manager at Uptown Sports Bar @New Grand Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Dear J4xn, Thanks for taking the time to review us on trip advisor, and so glad that you enjoy coming in. We look forward to seeing you soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616 Vernon St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-7211
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