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Not what I expected

It was okay but not for the hype given! Prices are high but I guess it's the attraction that you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cindy N
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Yarmouth, Canada
via mobile
Plenty of Choice

If you like to socialise, enjoy a drink and love live music then just visit George Street! There... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AndrewTaylorson
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Preston, United Kingdom
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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 1 week ago

If hustle and bustle is your thing then this is the place to enjoy it. But this Geezette prefers more sedate, quieter things to do. Am I sorry I went there? No, but once is enough for this gal.

Thank Donna R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice little bar street. In the fall it's best to go on a Friday or Saturday after 10pm. After school starts it becomes a lot more crowded because of the students. Many places have cover charges but not all of them do. Enjoy the street...More

Thank Nipun G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was okay but not for the hype given! Prices are high but I guess it's the attraction that you pay for! There were some great entertainment! Maybe some upkeep on some of the pubs with a fresher look might help😜

Thank Cindy N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone says you have to get "screeched in" when you first arrive in Newfoundland. If you must, George street is as good a place as any to go through this ritual. Newfie Screech is just rum, not particularly good rum but local rum. Trader Joe's...More

Thank Chuck I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like to socialise, enjoy a drink and love live music then just visit George Street! There are plenty of options to choose from and the atmosphere is very relaxed.

Thank AndrewTaylorson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go and "kiss the cod", enjoy the music, the food, and the beer. It is well worth an afternoon or an evening. You can take your pick of the dozens of pubs---and more than one will easily meet your expectations.

Thank 388howardh
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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
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Roxanne W
1 October 2018|
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Response from Cindy N | Reviewed this property |
Yes you missed it, it was September 29th unless they have another one.
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Elnora S
3 March 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
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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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