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Blue Star Diner

809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
403-261-9998
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (38 reviews)
“burger” (47 reviews)
“bison chili” (5 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 280 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we go to the city for appointments we always like to try out new places. This one did not disappoint. Hubby had the soup du jour and loved it. We had chicken burger and hamburger with dirty fries. Everything was great tasting. Dirty fries...More

Thank Maggieb3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is great for vegans and gluten free. I had turkey pot pie soup with the DL burger. Very good, particularly the soup. I also indulged in a $5 mimosa available every day until early afternoon. I would like to return to try the...More

Thank Retiredtraveller27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great little place with amazing veggie food, well worth the short walk from town. I had the Journey Bowl with Tofu which was excellent. Staff were friendly and helpful. Would definitely visit again.

Thank Rik E
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for holes in the wall you need to try this place. You can eat at the counter or sit at a table. There is something to eat for everyone including my vegan friends. Don’t forget a cup of the best coffee...More

Thank flyfishingdoc
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Interesting eatery just off the beaten track. Unique menu items are featured here. Like truffle and dirty fries, vegan options and craft beers. Food was served promptly and portions were ample. I had the bison burger and my fellow attendees had chicken and other featured...More

1  Thank Wildforestreview
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

We visited Blue Star Diner a couple of days ago and had a womderful breakfast. We took the Bennies : perfect eggs benedict with english muffin, avocado, salmon, they were perfectly seasoned, a real treat! We also took the French toast which comes with fresh...More

Thank julie d
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We intended on going to the place around the corner but Blue Star caught our eye. The photos here don’t do it justice. Outstanding breakfast and really friendly staff. Great way to end our month holiday!

Thank JordanH2444
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came here for breakfast our first day in Calgary while visiting and were not disappointed at all. The interior of this place is so darn adorable. It has a kind of modern farm house vibe that is simple, lovely, and inviting....More

Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Enjoyed eating at the diner for our business meeting. Good service. Food was tasty and came out in a timely mammer. We had the bison burger and chicken sandwich. Over all a great place for a business lunch!

Thank chorneydandae
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

A friend and I met for brunch here; great atmosphere and vibe. I recommend the Journey Bowl for $15. Rice with Thai curry sauce, carrot, beet, pumpkin and sunflower seeds, sprouts, kale, cilantro, avocado with a zingy ginger lime dressing. It’s amazing. You can add...More

Thank Moochie-La-La
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davetherave2k
August 14, 2018|
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Response from Andrew_Lauer | Reviewed this property |
There is lots of street parking. Most of it is pay but there is some free parking as well just around the corner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: 403-261-9998
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