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“Decent food with good service”
Review of Denny's

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Denny's
Ranked #1,871 of 3,599 Restaurants in Calgary
Cuisines: American
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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Decent food with good service”
Reviewed September 24, 2013

I normally eat breakfast elsewhere but when i am in a hurry i eat here because it is close to the house. for a food chain they are decent. The service has always been good and the the place is always clean.

Visited June 2013
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Thank Ron B
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English first
Calgary, Canada
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Good food and service”
Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Staff is great, management pitches is when busy, good food, not fancy but good. Good place to go for breakfast or lunch

  • Visited August 2013
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Vancouver
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“You know what? It's a Denny's.”
Reviewed July 31, 2013

My four stars is based on the awesome service at this Denny's. Ultimately, it's a Denny's. You're eating at the Denny's. You know the score. The food was fine but the servers were all fast, really friendly, attentive and helpful. Kudos, gang!

Visited July 2013
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Saskatoon, Canada
Level 6 Contributor
114 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Great food and service”
Reviewed June 14, 2013

We had breakfast twice at the Sandman Denny's we were staying at, and service was great and the food we had on the seniors pages was very plentiful and very reasonably priced.

Visited June 2013
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Level 6 Contributor
97 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Interruptions !!!”
Reviewed May 30, 2013

I frequent this Denny's location, and enjoy everything about my visits, from food quality, and atmosphere, to cleanliness. The one exception is the incessant interruptions from Denny's staff. The mostly East Indian origin staff including the Manager have this annoying tendency to abruptly interrupt their sitting table customers ongoing private conversation exchanges midstream. My various breakfast partners have all observed this since it regularly occurs about every 3 minutes for the entire time one sits down, every time we visit this Denny's.
Repeatedly asking if everything is alright, or whether we would like our coffee's topped up, private and often intense conversations are annoyingly interrupted.
The staff should be better trained to scan for a 'wanting' eye, empty coffee mugs pushed to the side, or making their physical presence known, rather than engaging the customers constantly, and most often unnecessarily when nothing is wanted or required.
It's extremely annoying and assuredly I am not alone here !
I should not need to school the waiters on protocol.
While attempting to do their jobs well, they are going beyond the bounds required by walking in to and interrupting private conversations. The all important and paying customer enjoys little or no regard for the nuance or manner.
I hope the Denny's Management reads this, and talk to their employees collectively about adjusting behavior accordingly, to maintain the well regarded Denny's eating experience.

  • Visited May 2013
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