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Local Public Eatery

) #76 of 3,058 Restaurants in Calgary $$ - $$$ American, ,
310 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C1, Canada
+1 403-264-7808
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“fish tacos” (9 reviews)
“burger” (23 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
310 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there is a cold day and I notice every day the bar has a good deal. It is not expensive to drink at this place. But a good option if you are in a budge! Good service and food as well.

Thank Vanessa P
Management T, Guest Relations Manager at Local Public Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review! Have a great stampede and stop in soon.

Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Popped in here not really knowing what to expect. Great service. Lovely selection of beers and a great cider on offer. The tacos are to die for. Happy hour prices were good too. Clean tables. Clean toilets. Would definately come back. Oh,and good tunes being...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Very friendly and efficient wait staff on each of the three times we have visited. Great daily Happy Hour prices. In addition to a huge selection of craft beers, the food is great! The taco's are some of the best we have ever had. Thank...More

Thank love2travel511
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Ended up at the Local by accident and was pleasantly surprised to find great food, nice sized portions and a friendly atmosphere. The meals came out quickly and a very friendly server. My husband had the Crispy chicken sandwich and he still talks about how...More

Thank 26shannam
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

Random pop in choice on a cold night starving and cold. Atmosphere was loud and obviously popular. Crowd was young, professional and energetic. Servers were attentive and engaging even though it was very busy. Beers were a great price and the burgers and fish tacos...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Had to wait too long though our server was super friendly. Drinks were good. Enough selection and about as expensive as anywhere else. Food was super salty; not necessarily a bad thing, but just be aware. Bottom line: Typical pub with typical pub vibe. Prices...More

1  Thank TotallyMyRealName
Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Hands down the fish tacos are the best in the city, and to top it off the happy hour prices will keep you coming back. We had 6 beer and 2 fish tacos for under $20. In the heart of downtown Calgary on Stephen ave,...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

We found this place by accident when we were planning on going someplace else. The food was delicious and the drinks were also great. The atmosphere was also relaxed and fun.

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Good food great atmosphere! Very loud but still fun! Better to go in big groups.. Happy hour has food special too!

Thank GillRK
Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

It's hipster diner/pub that reminds me a great deal of Toronto - same kind of vibe and look. Even though we are too old and not nearly cool enough, we enjoyed it. Nice atmosphere, friendly service and the sandwich was fresh and good. Will stop...More

Thank Vladimir1968
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February 4, 2017|
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Response from stephen m | Reviewed this property |
I,m sorry but I can,t say for sure whether minors are allowed in or not. I used the place at nightime and saw no minors in there, i also used it at lunchtime and...............didn,t see any minors in. I didn,t see any... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-264-7808
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