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Original Joe's

$$ - $$$American, ,
109 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B4, Canada
+1 403-262-7248
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lettuce wraps” (6 reviews)
“burger” (13 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
109 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worst service ever. Waitress, hostess and the lady who served us. Can’t stand ppl who think they going to get tipped with non existent service. Waitress took off when one of the ladies in our group asked her to skip her first so that someone...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Food was good, but our server was a recent import and hadn’t quite learned the ropes. She disappeared for long stretches when drinks needed to be refilled.

Thank elbojbb
Reviewed 1 May 2018

If you want service don't sit at the bar and if you want any food order skip the dishes. Never left a place feeling like I needed to take a shower before. Never left a bad review before. Never left a place ever without tipping....More

Thank Christopher A
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

For a longtime I avoided the chain till this past summer when a friend re introduced me to it. I fell in love with the greek ribs and pan Pacific bowl. When i was looking for a place to eat pm it was only 5...More

Thank Patrick T
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We had our company Christmas lunch this afternoon for 35 people and I have to say that everything went perfectly. My colleague and I showed up early to ensure everything was ready. We were greeting as soon as we walked in and all the tables...More

Thank MrsMonicaMil
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Food was a disappointment. I've eaten before at Original Joes, and had much better than I did tonight. The Tostada Salad was not to my liking, it was drenched in a dressing of some sort, which overtook the taste of the dish. The chicken by...More

Thank Ft_Garry
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Happy Hour is brilliant! Cheap drinks and good food. Servers are friendly and you can eat late. Watch your head when going down stairs to the washrooms.

Thank Kirk181789
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Drop in on your way to dinner to enjoy a good Happy Hour menu including some drafts by our guy Joe. The ISA is the best of the happy hour breed,,,

Thank Erik R
Reviewed 21 September 2017

The food here was very good, but I can't really recommend it as a dinner place. It's really a bar with food, with high top tables among the dinner tables. We had two tables of drunk frat boys next to us, which pretty much killed...More

Thank 234worldtraveler567
Reviewed 20 September 2017

went for a quick business lunch. relatively quiet with quick service and good pub food. the jalapeno mac and cheese was pretty awesome. Service was efficient and friendly.

Thank KitchenerCouple1986
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-262-7248
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