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“Amazing Find!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Bear Street Tavern

The Bear Street Tavern
Ranked #12 of 136 Restaurants in Banff
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $17
Cuisines: Italian, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Gluten Free, Canadian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Dining options: Brunch, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Brigantine, New Jersey, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Amazing Find!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

My husband and I enjoyed an awesome dinner here during our Rockies vacation. We actually did take out and enjoyed two different pizzas as well as the pulled pork nachos. While we waited for our food to be prepared, we decided to have a few pints at the bar. The place is very upbeat, friendly staff with a great craft beer selection. Despite the restaurant being pretty busy, our food was ready pretty quickly. I highly recommend this place to anyone looking for a casual meal.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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1 Thank jenr005
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Asheville, North Carolina
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169 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Pizza”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Great pizza and Beer. Waitress was really nice. Went back two nights in a row. Don't have much more to say but this review wants more words in order to submit, so I am filing it this way lol

Visited September 2013
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2 Thank jimmcma
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Calgary
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41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Half the menu is unavailable after 4pm.”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Went to this pub the other day with a bunch of girlfriends.
They had a good-sized pizza menu which was nice but half of the menu was unavailable after 4pm.
Apparently sandwiches of any kind are unavailable after 4 which meant some of our party had no meal options and therefore didn't eat or drink (besides water).
Service was so-so.
The pizza that some girls had was super-thin crust and skimpy on toppings but on the positive side they had gluten-free items.
Won't be returning.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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3 Thank Tamara G
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ottawa, canada
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75 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“Unreal pizza”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We hit this place early on Saturday night of Thanksgiving weekend. Tried and failed to get in on the Friday so thought we should try again. We'll worth it. Salad and pizzas were great along with local micro brews and other assorted drinks. Apple crumble is excellent. Sat at the bar and was thoroughly entertained by hockey loving bartender. Eat here.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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1 Thank repeteOttawa_Canada
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Maui
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great reasonable food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We went early in the evening and got a cosy booth for two.my husband had the creole gumbo and really enjoyed it.I had the macaroni and cheese it was very tasty.The place was full of locals which is usually a good sign.It can be very expensive to eat in Banff this is a great place to save a few dollars and still get good food quality.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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1 Thank kwoodMaui
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