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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Battle of the Bands

Presented by Steam Whistle Brewery and Long & McQuade Musical Instruments

When: Coming back in Fall 2017

Type: All Ages

Specials, Features & Details:
• $13.75 pitchers
• $4 for Steam Whistle

Come out with your band and show us what you've got! Registration is at 8 p.m. and the top 6 bands will compete on the final event date to see what band reigns supreme!

If you're not the performing type, come by to The Bomber and enjoy a Steam Whistle while watching some of the greatest local talent.

The first 3 Tuesdays of the month are open for booking.

Bomber Wednesday

When: Every Wednesday night around 7 p.m.

Type: 19+

Special, Features & Details:
• $1 Dollar Dogs are now offered
• $3.50 Jägerbombs
• $3 bar rails and select draft
• $2 Coat Check (when running)
• $3 Student Cover & $5 Guest Cover
• Warmest indoor lineup

VIP Section:
Introducing the Bomber Wednesday VIP Section! Bottle VIP Packages start at $100 (min 5 people per bottle). Packages include jumping the line, a mixed app platter and service from your own private cocktailer. Book now with 12 of your friends! For inquiries e-mail

Sign in policy:
Sign in policy in effect. Anyone from the University of Waterloo or Wilfred Laurier University can sign people in (no number restrictions).

Experience The Bombshelter Pub’s club night, now with new booths and the best company. DJ Whiteout 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!

For more information on themed Bomber Wednesdays, subscribe to our events page:

Thursday Trivia

When: Every Thursday night at 7 p.m.

Type: 19+, except on select all ages nights

Special, Features & Details:
• $13.75 Pitchers
• All admission $2 

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.

For more information when our First Year events are, subscribe to our events page:

Feel Good Friday

Special, Features & Details:
Half price wings and $12.75 (plus tax) pitchers

Local Live Music will be played from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.  Come out and enjoy cheap wings, cheap beer and an awesome musical atmosphere

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. (Battle of the Bands & Open for Bookings!)
Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 2 a.m. (Bomber Wednesday!)
Thursday: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. (Trivia!)
Friday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Feel Good Friday)

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