The Bombshelter Pub

For Waterloo Students looking for great food The Bombshelter Pub is a full restaurant environment with weekly specials right on campus.

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Open Mic Tuesday

Presented by Steam Whistle Brewery and Long & McQuade Musical Instruments

When: Every Tuesday night at 8PM

Type: All Ages

Specials, Features & Details:
• Steam Whistle Tall Boys for only $4
• $13.50 pitchers and add a large pizza for only $9

Join us on stage at The Bombshelter Pub on Open Mic Tuesday and show us what you've got. Whether you are a solo artist, band member, play an instrument, or just swallow words – we want to see. Or if you’re not the performing type, come to The Bomber and enjoy a Steam Whistle while watching some of the greatest local talent.

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Bomber Wednesday

When: Every Wednesday night around 7PM
No cover for Bomber Wednesday before 11PM

Type: 19+

Special, Features & Details:
• $1 Dollar Dogs are now offered
• $3.50 Jägerbombs
• $3 bar rails and select draft
• $3 Coat Check (when running)
• $3 Student Cover & $5 Guest Cover
• Warmest indoor lineup

Experience The Bombshelter Pub’s club night, now with new booths and the best company. DJ White Gold will be spinning today’s Top 40 and EDM mixed with your favourite tunes. With many themed Bomber nights throughout the term, make sure you come out with all your friends! It’s the place to be on a Wednesday night!

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Thursday Trivia

When: Every Thursday night at 7PM

Type: 19+, except on select all ages nights

Special, Features & Details:
• $13.75 Pitchers
• $2 Student Cover & $3 General Cover

Think you’re smarter than a first year? Come on down to The Bomber to prove you and your friends are the smartest on campus. Win awesome prizes! There is limited seating, so don’t forget to book a table in advance.

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Clubs & Societies Booking the Bomber

Planning an event but cannot find enough space on campus? The Bombshelter Pub is inviting all Clubs and Societies to book YOUR event at The Bomber for FREE! This includes access to the stage and AV rentals. Some additional charges may apply. for more details.

Hours of Operation 

Monday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. - 1 a.m. (Open Mic Night!)
Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 2 a.m. (Bomber Wednesday!)
Thursday: 10 a.m. - 1 a.m. (Trivia!)
Friday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Wing Night!)

Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed


We are conveniently located on the main floor of the Student Life Centre, right by the Great Hall.

The Bombshelter Pub
Student Life Centre
200 University Ave West
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1


For more information regarding bar nights, the menu or booking The Bomber contact the pub during business hours at 519-888-4082.

Greg Plester
Bombshelter Pub Manager
(519) 888-4567 x38551