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Original Joes

#100 of 3,017 Restaurants in Calgary}
$$ - $$$American, ,
109 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B4, Canada
+1 403-262-7248
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lettuce wraps” (6 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
“fish tacos” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
109 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 129 reviews

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
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Original Joes always has great food and service with a menu that changes for the seasons. They have a great patio with a great bar selection and draft craft beer. It is a great place to go and hang out with family and friends and...More

Thank gizbot
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I needed a good place to go that again would not break the bank in Calgary. Stumbled across this place. Nice sidewalk patio and nice old bar inside. Nothing fancy. I had a burger with 2 sides. IPA beer was good. Side salad was ok...More

Thank gwlcjl1
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Seriously amazing homemade truffle Parmesan chips with delicious dip made our patio experience at Original Joe's so enjoyable! What a surprise and great deal during happy hour.

Thank Jen D
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Dropped in for a late night snack and to watch the rest of the ball game. The Happy Specials after 9:00 pm are quite good. My colleague tried the french onion soup and stated that it was only so-so as it was rather sweet. The...More

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Great selection of appys best lettuce wraps I have had. Enjoyed the Berry Peach punch bowl as well, don't let them kid you it's meant for 4 people not 2. Very refreshing drink.

Thank Daydreamer272010
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times on our visit to Canada and not disappointed at all, have daily specials too so look for these . Right in the centre of town with a patio area Very reasonable priced for drinks and food delicious!!

Thank Linda M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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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