Guelph Tribune Readers' Choice Awards - November 2013
The people have spoken and the results are in.
The Wooly: Voted #1 Bar!
The Wooly: Voted #1 Friendliest Pub!
The Wooly: Voted One Of The Best Pubs!
The Wooly: Voted One Of the Best Environmentally Friendly Restaurants!
The Wooly: Voted One Of The Best Fish and Chips!
Thank you to all for your confidence and continued support. Meet you at the Wooly!
In The News
Fall 2013 - The Portico Magazine
Bob Desautels "Great Guelph Grad". Read More.
June 20, 2013, Guelph Mercury:
Environment top of mind for award-winning Guelph restaurateur. Read More.
FoodService and Hospitality Magazine Awards NGC President Bob Desautels the 2013 Green Award Winner. Read More.
April 22, 2013:
Guelph Mercury - "Taste is why local food has such great legs." Read More.
February 25, 2013:
The Ontario Hostelry Institute has selected Bob Desautels, Founder and Chairman of The Woolwich Arrow Pub and Borealis restaurants as their Gold Award Honoree in the category of INDEPENDENT RESTAURATEUR. This award acknowledges the significant contributions Bob has made in the growth and professional stature of the hospitality-tourism industry not only in Ontario but also across Canada.
Bob's critically acclaimed achievements and dedication to quality cuisine and wines together with his recognition as the owner and operator of a truly important destination restaurant and dining room, Borealis Restaurant, has done much to heighten the awareness and stature of this industry.
Bob will receive this prestigious award at the Gold Awards Gala Dinner to be held on April 18, 2013 at the new Four Seasons Hotel in Toronto.
Congratulations Bob. Job Well Done!
Bob Desautels receives special congratulations from Isadore Sharp, founder of The Four Seasons hotel chain. See More
They Say Such Nice Things
"Chosen as one of only five places in Canada where you must have a beer in your lifetime.”
All About Beer, U.S. Magazine
"The ultimate pub in which to sample… (local ale) produced by Wellington Brewery.”
Saveur Magazine, New York
"It treats its lagers and ales with more care and attention than virtually any other bar in the province, and it shows in the glass.”
February 22: Guelph Mercury – The Woolwich Arrow: "Comfort, good food in familiar setting.” Read More