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St. James Corner Restaurant and Irish Pub

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$$ - $$$Irish, ,
1219 1 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0V3, Canada
+1 403-262-1157
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good63%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
$$ - $$$
1219 1 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0V3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've gone to the St. James a few times. The atmosphere is always lively (there was live music) and the food and drinks were great.

Thank 446denniss
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Stopped after concert for a pint and snack. Had the blackened fish tacos. Very tasty and with the added hot sauce, excellent The Red Irish Ale was excellent, poured well by the bar keep. The staff was extremely friendly but not hovering. The bar keep...More

Thank Chelseadoodles
Reviewed March 8, 2018

I had the occasion to visit the St. James Corner Restaurant for a lunch outing with colleagues. The lunch rush was in full-swing, and it took some time for our party to be seated. I cannot comment on the food, as I passed on eating...More

Thank RexGeo
Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

Lively enough bar with a decent pint of Guinness. Food was typical pub menu and was tasty. Staff are what make the place all very friendly and welcoming.

Thank mansfial
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

On a wet and windy evening we found ourselves in this pub. Adam came over immediately and was a great host. The Guinness was good, the service excellent and the food we bought was great, we couldn't eat it all. As it was Canada Day...More

Thank tishwallinger
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Great "Pub Style - Comfort Food"! Awesome Irish Pub atmosphere! Great - Location - Location - Location - to Hotel Arts! Very knowledgeable - friendly - & helpful staff

Thank Marten L
Reviewed June 14, 2017

A traditional pub with a great beer selection and good quality pub food. Staff excellent and atmosphere great. I visited twice.

Reviewed May 31, 2017

Stopped in to St. James for Sunday brunch. The eggs benedict were very good with great sauce and cooked just right. The Irish breakfast special had a good variety on the plate and the beans were nicely flavoured. The home fries were on the greasy...More

1  Thank seetheworld2014
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

St James feels like the typical international Irish Pub with the similar decor, and standard variety of Irish alcoholic beverages plus a few local and regional on tap. Food choices are extensive, catering for all preferences. I had Fish and Chips on Friday as it...More

Thank Eoin A
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a meal and a couple of libations before a Calgary Flames game. We chose this pub because it is a short walk to the Scotiabank Saddledome. The pub was very busy, so service was sporadic. We had the fish tacos which...More

Thank PMedKing
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1219 1 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0V3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Beltline
  • Neighbourhood: Beltline
  • Phone Number: +1 403-262-1157
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