Voted Best Pub & Best Place For Lunch!
2011 Readers’ Choice Awards, Guelph Tribune Newspaper
In The News
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