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The Sporty Bar & Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
8700 Hastings St, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
+1 250-949-7811
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (18 reviews)
“fish tacos” (8 reviews)
“prime rib” (10 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

Attended for a couple of hours with fellow crazy hockey parents. Atmosphere and service was great! Beer was cold tasty and reasonably priced. Great selection too.

Thank CaseyluvsSophie
Alfons B, General Manager at The Sporty Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time the review us. We are glad you enjoyed the atmosphere, the service and the cold beer. We hope to see you soon for a crazy hockey night.

Reviewed 6 February 2018

My husband and I went to your restaurant for lunch a week ago last Friday and we were very disappointed I ordered quesadillas with shrimp and my husband ordered a wrap with shrimp both our orders had very little filling the tortillas were hard and...More

Thank gonfishin88
Alfons B, General Manager at The Sporty Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

I am very sorry to hear that you had a bad experience. We have a very good reputation and I take complains like this very serious. Especially upsetting is, that this wants brought to my attention. The waitress shouldn't give you just a small discount,...More

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Was very happy with our meal and cold brews at the Sporty Bar and Grill. Wait staff were very friendly. Nice sized portions and a good selection of pub/dinner fair. Try the fish tacos they were delicious!

Thank JetSetWhistler
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I ate here twice and had an excellent meal each time. The place is a Sports bar and there are games being televised but, if that's not your thing, it's not intrusive. The first time we were there it was Sunday and fairly quiet. The...More

2  Thank CaroleN2012
Alfons B, General Manager at The Sporty Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad to hear both your visits were to your satisfaction. Please visit again.

Reviewed 6 October 2017

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 25 September 2017

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 21 September 2017

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 20 September 2017 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 20 September 2017

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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • 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, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
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
  • E-mail
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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