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The Sporty Bar & Grill

8700 Hastings St, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
+1 250-949-7811
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (17 reviews)
“halibut” (14 reviews)
“prime rib” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Seafood, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
8700 Hastings St, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sporty's is a pretty standard west coast style pub restaurant, with just a bit of Port Hardy's ruggedness. The menu has a good amount of choice without overwhelming you with options, and the specials are always tempting. In the summer it can be very busy;...More

Thank Kari L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an ok place to eat. Just a basic place, but the food is good and the staff are friendly. The sockeye salmon cooked in parchment was delicious.

Thank cbcatd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thankfully I was staying in a nice local B&B, where we were able to whip up some good local fare without having to go out in the evening, while we were fishing by day. But on the one night I wanted to go out, this...More

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner there three times. Owned by an Austrian guy. Ambiente is good. Amazing food, super salads, great chowder, pasta, meat. And very nice and friendly waitresses. I really recommend. Prices absolutely ok.

Thank Hans B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Sporty as we heard they were rated #1 in Port Hardy two years in a row, we now know why. We were there for Prime Rib night, excellent! Service was friendly and welcoming and the prices reasonable.

Thank John S
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful massive platefuls of well cooked food. Good lively atmosphere. Friendly staff and welcoming feel to the place. Nuff said.

Thank babsBournemouth
Alfons B, Manager at The Sporty Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review us. Nice to hear you enjoyed your stay at Sporty

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Great meal, good service and nice server and friendly, a number of sports games on the TV's. My group will be back.

Thank John T
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Ate here on overnight stay for the ferry, just about only place open. Had a tasty fish taco and decent craft beer, reasonably priced and friendly service.

Thank VinceLedge
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Ate here twice during our two day stay as there was literally nothing else open/ to do on the bank holiday weekend that we were there. Food was hit and miss, the fish & chips and chicken burger that we had were fairly good but...More

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Went there for three dinners, choice on the menu is good. The service is good and friendly. Would recommend but can be busy so be prepared to wait.

Thank Diana W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Seafood, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8700 Hastings St, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Port Hardy
  • Phone Number: +1 250-949-7811
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At The Sporty we are committed to providing you with the best the Island has to offer. With a family dining area, pub seating, a fantastic new local cedar patio, game room and full dining section overlooking Hardy Bay, there is certainly something for everyone. We offer a wide array of local products, from local seafood to Vancouver Island Micro brewed beer coupled with multiple large screen tv's to catch your favourite game, let The Sporty Bar & Grill be part of your trip to Port Hardy!
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