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Original Joes Restaurant & Bar

4720-51 Ave, Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
403-343-6793
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Ranked #23 of 256 Restaurants in Red Deer
Price range: $15 - $25
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Italian, Canadian, Bar, Pasta
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Came here with grandparents. The food was ok, but pricey for what we got. I had the Kale and Quinoa salad and it was quite good, but, for $13.50 it could have been larger. Washed my hands in cold water... really!??! The plus was our waitress... she was quite good.

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OrigGM, General Manager at Original Joes Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to give us a review Marty. That particular salad is off of our winter feature menu, as such we are always happy for feedback. This helps us know where we need to improve with future menus. So glad to hear your server made your experience enjoyable! More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Planned a night out with our Women's soccer team for a meal and drinks. O.J's does NOT take reservations and it was difficult to seat us in a group. Aprox15 people were present and after a long wait and players trying to get 2 booths together the staff were able to seat us in the back part of the building.... More

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OrigGM, General Manager at Original Joes Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Hi Deb, I am so sorry to hear you had a difficult experience back in February! Since then, policies have changed and we do take reservations for groups of 8 or more. I apologize that your server was over run that night and did not provide excellent service. We strive to give our guests outstanding service whether they are in... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Stopped in on the way back from edmonton on Sunday. Love this restaurant. Love the wings. Love the steak sandwiches. Don't hesitate.

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OrigGM, General Manager at Original Joes Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

So happy we were a stop in your travels. Thanks for coming by! More

Red deer
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The menu offers a wide selection of food. The serving size is large. You get to select 2 sides with nearly every meal. The sides include various salads, vegetables and potatoes cooked in various fashions. The prices average from $12-$17.

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OrigGM, General Manager at Original Joes Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post your review! Cheers! More

Red Deer, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Come here for lunch quit often. Never a bad meal. They fill the plate too. Fish and chips are great.

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OrigGM, General Manager at Original Joes Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Jeff! More

Red Deer, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Food is always fresh and fastt. The servers are always nice and on the ball. You seat yourself here so you choose if you want to sit by anyone or not. Good time,good food.

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OrigGM, General Manager at Original Joes Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Fresh food and fast service; can't beat that! Thanks for the feedback. Cheers! More

red deer alberta canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This restaurant/pub has a very varied menu. I have dinned there several times and have never had a bad experience. The service is always good and their ceasars are great. My favourites are Beef Dip which is huge and the fish and chips that are in house battered. All in all a very good choice for lunch or dinner. Prices... More

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OrigGM, General Manager at Original Joes Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Mike! The beef dip is always a good choice... big enough for two meals, it's the sandwich that keeps on giving! More

Red Deer, Alberta
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Went there to watch a NFL game with some buddies on a Sunday afternoon. Bartender, Brandon, was awesome. Great service, professional and good food too. Try the fries and dill dip.

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OrigGM, General Manager at Original Joes Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

So glad to hear Brandon made your visit enjoyable! As for the dill dip... that stuff's legendary! More

Red Deer, Canada
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Upscale pub food in sports bar. Service was awesome, very friendly. Poutine was very good, crispy fries, hot flavourful gravy and cheese that melted, exactly what it should be. Try the Fish Tacos or Applewood Salmon Club.

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OrigGM, General Manager at Original Joes Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

The fish tacos are usually a hit... glad they knocked your socks off too! Thanks so much for the review; we really appreciate your feedback! More

Alberta
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

The only downers to OJ is the music can be a little loud if the restaurant is not full and the parking isn't great.

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OrigGM, General Manager at Original Joes Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Ah, the parking! We feel your pain my friend... parking downtown is always an adventure! Thanks for taking the time to write your review. Hope to see you again soon! More

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Additional Information about Original Joes Restaurant & Bar

Address: 4720-51 Ave, Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
Phone Number: 403-343-6793
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Red Deer
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
Cuisine: Italian, Canadian, Bar, Pasta

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