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Rum Runner Pub - CLOSED

1 King St W | This will be closing Feb/ 2014, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1A1, Canada
+1 519-745-4321 ext. 168
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
30 Apr 2014
“Great pub great food!”
29 Mar 2014
“The Burger”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 King St W | This will be closing Feb/ 2014, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1A1, Canada
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Reviewed 30 April 2014

Awesome service! Stopped here and wasn't disappointed. The manager, Jeff, spent a great deal of time aquainting us with the restaurant and its history. Its located in the basement of the Walper Hotel. Found it difficult to try another restaurant so we returned during the...More

Thank johnp4419
Reviewed 29 March 2014

The burger was okay. Boring, mediocre and overpriced. If I am paying $14.00 for a burger I expect it to be spectacular and this was not. There was no imagination when putting together this burger. Next time I walk by the Rum Runner I will...More

Thank JaneR88882014
Reviewed 22 March 2014

we walked in, took one look and left...nothing else to say except it is reminiscent of a cellar that you may have drunk in as a teenager to escape your parents..

Thank ScubaSteveCayman
Reviewed 28 January 2014

After and epic fail at Imbibe, strolled over here and it was great. Fast attentive service, good selection on tap. Sad to hear it is closing! Will try to go back again.

Thank VickiLy
Reviewed 15 October 2013

It has some character, but they always seem to close the kitchen early. Very casual and relaxed, The prices are reasonable for a down town location. I wish they would keep the wash rooms cleaner.

Thank Rvan58
Reviewed 16 August 2013

I stopped in after work for dinner and a beer. They had a pretty good selection of brews on tap, but I stopped looking at the rest of them when I saw the Waterloo Dark Lager. Ordered one and enjoyed it. They were just near...More

Thank Barry D
Reviewed 25 July 2013

I have had quite a few memories here. I love playing pool, and soaking in it's history. Ive gone to the murder mystery dinner, and a few times with friends. The alcohol is great and they will accomodate whatever you want. If you want something...More

Thank Kelly J
Reviewed 25 May 2013

We were here with a bunch of friends. I ordered the cajun burger and my husband ordered the one with pulled pork. I was impressed with the pattie and melted cheese, however, I found the buns to be weak (they were to soft and flat)....More

Thank mhuang
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Had dinner here before Yuk Yuks. Three of us had burgers (2 Cajun and one regular) and all were amazing. The others had a wrap, quesadilla and a smoked salmon dish on potato pancakes. All were very good and the pricing was average. Our waitress...More

Thank CanadianFlatlander
Reviewed 4 April 2013

We were seated in a little alcove they called the vault and we had our own private birthday party. The food was excellent and plentiful, our waitress swamped but very pleasant and the prices for both beverages and meals was excellent. Really enjoyed our time...More

Thank freeone2011
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 King St W | This will be closing Feb/ 2014, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1A1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener>  > City Commercial Core
  • Neighbourhood: City Commercial Core
  • Phone Number: +1 519-745-4321 ext. 168
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