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Barb and Ernie's Old Country Inn

9906 72 Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 0Z3, Canada
+1 780-433-3242
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (11 reviews)
“schnitzel” (16 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
German
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
9906 72 Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 0Z3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to stop for breakfast on the way from downtown Edmonton to the airport. We somewhat randomly chose Barb and Ernie’s Old Country Inn. This restaurant is not in a trendy upscale part of town. Nor is it bright and well decorated. What it...More

Thank dakotan
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love this place! We stop in for breakfast every time we come to the city. The food is delicious and the service is GREAT!!!

Thank cindy2810
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The parking lot is non-existent for starters and the washrooms, although clean, are super tiny. This is really a diner atmosphere. That drives the overall rating down unfortunately because the food was really very good, as was the service. They do have a menu but,...More

Thank emandernie
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I stopped in for breakfast today, it had been a couple of years since I had been here. The service was good. I ordered Eggs Benedict with Black Forest Ham. The serving of Ham was huge. The eggs were perfect, and the Hollandaise is definitely...More

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Sunday morning approx 15 minute wait to get a table, no problem we expected it, greeted at the entrance by the owner who eventually led us to our table, friendly & efficient service, busy place, lots to choose from on the menu, old style setting,...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Just finished breakfast for the first time at barb and ernies. Great food and big portions and the service was wonderful. Try the crab eggs benedict you won't be disappointed.

Thank MrsLauraHolland
FDIC, Owner at Barb and Ernie's Old Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Tried this restaurant for the first time over the weekend....rated as one of the top 10 in Edmonton for Sunday brunch. Either Edmonton has no restaurants or there is some other issue going on. First, the server put the order in wrong so my wife...More

Thank John P
FDIC, Owner at Barb and Ernie's Old Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Sorry we disappointed you.

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

The portion sizes were decent & taste was quite good (authentic homemade sausages). I prefer Barb & Ernies for brunch. There's usually a waiting line as the place is a bit cozy (nice ambiance). Recommended!

Thank Has S
FDIC, Owner at Barb and Ernie's Old Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 18 April 2017

So much food! Lots of the time you feel as though you over pay in the morning for eggs and hash browns but everything here is reasonably priced. Great quality and friendly staff will come back often!

Thank Mychaela R
FDIC, Owner at Barb and Ernie's Old Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Came here with my brunch Club a few weekends back and was not disappointed! Between the four of us we tried the Black Forest Ham, Old Country Inn, and Schnitzel Cordon Bleu Eggs Benedicts. All of us were happy with the meals, and they did...More

1  Thank K8Ciara
FDIC, Owner at Barb and Ernie's Old Country Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

We aim to please and have left overs to take home. Thank you!

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Shirley E
30 September 2016|
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Response from FDIC | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry we are not open on Christmas Eve or on Christmas Day. Our last German Buffet before the holidays will be on Friday and Saturday December 16-17, 2016 and then we take a break over the holidays from German Buffet... More
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Ms. Donna R
28 June 2016|
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Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
I did not see a seniors menu
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april20go
11 July 2015|
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Response from FDIC | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
(780)433-3242 during business hours otherwise you can book on Opentable or on our website or on Facebook Thank you for your inquiry. Charlene
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9906 72 Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 0Z3, Canada (Formerly Barb and Ernie's)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
  • Phone Number: +1 780-433-3242
  • E-mail
Description
Forty years young, we are a family business committed to making the best home-cooked breakfast. We also have a delicious Friday and Saturday night German buffet from 4-7 pm.
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