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The Unicorn

$$ - $$$, ,
304 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C2, Canada
+1 403-234-8816
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good47%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (6 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
304 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went here for a few beers, a good atmosphere and the service was excellent.will definitely visit again next time I am in town.

Thank David B
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were recommended this place by a local when we asked where the best drinks were. First time in a super bar, and it was pretty good! Was a little confused as to where to go within the bar.

Thank Jordy S
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Horrible service, horrible food (we had nachos friends had wings and they enjoyed their wings), drinks horrible. Our food sat for at least 15 minutes until it actually came to our table. Won’t go back

Thank Crystal M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

it was nothing special but it was good... I would go back if I were in the city...staff was friendly...

Thank 03Cricket
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Came here for some drinks with friends and I could not believe hoe bad the service was. The waitress was very rude and condescending if you want to be treated like crap then definitely go here.

Thank gchar09
Reviewed 5 December 2017

A group of us (7) stopped by here for an evening meal. Place was very busy with lots of folks moving about. We were seated at a table upstairs, in a large room surrounded by TV's showing many different sporting events. Our server was quite...More

Thank firechief-JL
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

It is so weird to see that reviews here speak of the same rude redhead waitress, and nothing has changed ... I'd rather talk about other people who do their job very well and treat their customers well there ... Every thursday the Unicorn serves...More

Thank lebreda
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Friendly staff, a few levels. Just stopped for a couple of beers whilst walking down 8th Ave.. had a deal on 14oz beers. Lots of screens showing NHL & NFL,,cool place. Had wifi

Thank 747Vinny
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I say its a gem because unlike the typical main stream restaurants and pubs one would visit for a bite to eat and a sip this one is different. They actually have 3 levels the basement, main level and upper level its nice because each...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Was there July 6th for a committee meeting. We sat outside on the patio on a nice warm day. Service was fine, food and drink was fine. I have nothing negative to say about this restaurant but it was not outstanding either. The bar stools...More

Thank Foon D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 403-234-8816
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