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Be selective of the pubs

The music is usually great but you may find the odd singer who just does old cover tunes. Some of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Guy C
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Edmonton, Canada
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It’s mix of young and old. But there’s always a couple pubs with local music talent instead of rock... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kevin L
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Taber, Canada
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The entertainment center of St. John's, offering events, nightlife and shopping.
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George Street, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H7, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The music is usually great but you may find the odd singer who just does old cover tunes. Some of the pubs are really good, some are just average. No matter which ones you visit, the people will be friendly. I was going to give...More

Thank Guy C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Happy hour has lots to offer for the old and the young. George Street has a a variety of bars, entertainment and restaurants. Christian’s Bar does a excellent screech in at 10 pm (may change in off season). It’s does get very busy as the...More

Thank sherryanderic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Party party party. If that is your mood, you are with lots of friends - go enjoy the night. It is fun, alive and noisy. Great live music, great food, a lot of awfully great beers to experience and people having fun. The pubs and...More

Thank gulietta
Reviewed 1 week ago

we walked down the George street, didn't stop in to any bar or eatery though. this street is unique, nothing but bars and restaurants.

Thank tmwhung
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a party that you need to wear comfortable shoes too... especially when the George Street festival is happening, good people, good friends, and good food and liquor :) if you are not from there don't forget to get screeched in and kiss the...More

Thank Marina B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place to go if you like the varieties of local Irish music to accompany a few pints of national or local beers and ales. There are plenty of excellent watering holes, some of which have excellent live music by local players. Just...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting famous George street on a thursday night first time in st.John's I had high expectations. As a well seasoned bar visitor I must say I was not impressed as I had similar fun times in the few bars in the city of Corner Brook...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

You want to get screeched in, this is the place to do it. But it's expensive and crowded. The live music is always nice.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s mix of young and old. But there’s always a couple pubs with local music talent instead of rock or C&W. it’s a bit pricey, but for one night just go! Friday’s are the best night after 9 pm

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a holiday and surprisingly enough a lot of the bars were closed? We did find one open with live music and really enjoyed ourselves!

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Elnora S
March 3, 2018|
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Response from GosseyDoha | Reviewed this property |
The last weekend in July into early August is quite busy. The George Street Festival is the last weekend in July. The St. John's Annual Regatta is the first Wednesday in August. 2018 is the 200th anniversary. So, if you are... More
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j L
November 13, 2016|
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Response from jason j | Reviewed this property |
Depends on what you are looking for. There are bars that cater to younger crowds and there are those that cater to older clientele. There are also bars that serve food and those that do not
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