Thursday, February 16, 2017

An Appraisal at the Auction House

902 431 1726
Wing Night: $0.35/wing Mon and Thu from 4:00 - 10:00 PM

After about five years and countless wing and beer outings I am happy to say that the 100th review has finally arrived!  A few of us ended up at the Auction House for the cause back in November and it was a successful evening.  This took a bit to post but I’ll get to that later.

The Auction House is a very nice pub on Argyle St. with a great atmosphere and they also brew their own beer.  As the name implies, they do auctions on food every once in a while and all the proceeds go to a charity, which is really nice to see.  I’m not so sure when the auctions take place but I haven’t been fortunate enough to take part in one on my last three visits.

I was here a couple of times before wings were an option and the food was delicious so I had some high expectations for the wing visit.  Besides the wings some other items on the menu really caught my eye like the chicken & waffle bites and the bacon & jalapeno cheddar dip.  Wings are only served on Monday and Thursday so I have a pretty good idea what to order if I visit on a non-wing day.

Wings are $0.35/wing on Monday and Thursday from 4:00 – 10:00 PM, and I believe this is the cheapest wing deal around right now, they are definitely worth a try! 

A little bit of a background on this review before I continue – I went to the Auction House to do the 100th review on a Monday back in November.  They were delicious so I went back a few days later (before the review was complete) and my experience was totally different so I wasn’t sure what to do with the review at that point.  I ended up deciding to go back for a third time (yes, it took a while) to see if they were more aligned to the first or second visit, and I am glad I made that visit.

Breading: n/a – Not breaded but lightly dusted.

Overall Quality: 4/5 – The wings had a nice crisp exterior, were cooked well and had a decent flavor however I found them to be a tad on the greasy side.
Delicious crispy wings

Sauce Selection:
3/5 – Mild, Medium, Hot, Suicide, Honey Garlic, Sweet Chili and BBQ are your options.  This is a fairly standard sauce selection and I think it would be really nice to see some sort of house signature type sauce here.

Service: 4/5 – The place was packed when we arrived around 7:00 however our server was quick to greet us and take some drink orders.  The drinks took some time to arrive and it also ended up being about a 30 minute wait for the wings.  Our server was really nice though and did make her way back a few times to check up and offer some much needed beverage refills.

Size: 4/5 – Overall the flats and drumsticks were quite plump, but not the largest I have ever seen.
Fairly plump 

Overall Rating:

If you find yourself wandering around downtown on a Monday or Thursday evening I would highly recommend taking a swing by the Auction House for some delicious cheap wings, I’m confident this won’t be a decision you will regret.


  1. Just started reading the blog; great stuff! My friends and I are using this as a new guide to try some new wing nights.
    This place is next! Maybe trying the burger deal too.

  2. I went there last month and quality has gone severely downhill compared to the summer. I would recommend going elsewhere now. They used to be really good too.

  3. Wing night's now Tuesday and Thursday (same hours as before)

  4. But one needs to devote some time and attention to the building of these backlinks. There are some innovative strategies like link baits to lure the government or educational domain names that cater to the niche areas. free market place

  5. The 2018 Country Music Association has announced that the 52nd annual CMA Awards Live Stream. Country Music Association it's called CMA. annual music awards program on network broadcast here