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“Yummy Calzone's Tuesday nights” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Bear Street Tavern

The Bear Street Tavern
Ranked #9 of 140 Restaurants in Banff
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $18
Cuisines: Italian, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Canadian
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Good for: Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Late Night, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Banff National Park, Canada
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Yummy Calzone's Tuesday nights”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

Tuesday special at the Bear St Tavern is $10 calzone's. yum yum. According to my 13 yo boy, best pizza ever! The fillings were big, fresh and oh so tasty and served with a salad. Service was great. Loads of choices of beers, wines and cocktails. Great atmosphere. Think about booking as very busy. We were lucky to just drop in and get a seat at the bar, but that was fine. Highly recommend the Calzones on the Tuesday nights. They have specials most evenings so check them out for great food on a budget. Value for money.

Visited December 2012
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Banff National Park, Canada
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Pizza Night!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

All I can say is that you need to visit the Bear St Tavern on a Monday for their $10 pizza night! You must mix the honey and chili oil on the pizza! Best combination ever!! they are geniuses.

Visited November 2012
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Calgary, Canada
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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“Delicious food, but doesn't stand out.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012 via mobile

We went to Bear Street Tavern for a late lunch during the Bon Appetit Food Festival. Although my Shrimp Jambalaya and White Chocolate Bread Pudding were delicious, it doesn't stand out in our trip to Banff. Service was average, the entrees didn't dazzle (though I enjoyed the appetizers and desserts). It wasn't bad by any meals, but perhaps I expected more.

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Edmonton, Canada
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77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Great place to stop for a bite in Banff!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012 via mobile

Enjoyed our Monday night meal here! Chose it because it was child friendly and we could bring our three month old along. The $10 pizza selection sweetened the deal. Would definitely rerun to try some of the other varieties which sounded delectable!

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2 Thank MelCarv
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London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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“Good menu and great cocktails!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

We had a lovely evening in this tavern/bar. We were lucky it was Calzone specials night, all pizzas turned into a Calzone plus cocktails were reduced. All added to a great evening, with full stomachs and blurred vision. Friendly staff and fast service

  • Visited October 2012
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