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Original Joes

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) #99 of 2,973 Restaurants in Calgary $$ - $$$ American, Bar, Pub
109 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B4, Canada
+1 403-262-7248
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
109 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B4, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Came here for Wing Tuesday ($.50 a wing piece but they just give you a pound for $5, roughly 10 wings). The industrial strength were tasty as the sauce was a mix of cajun and hot sauce. My second pound of wings was Caribbean jerk...More

Thank D_Wrecked
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Late evening arrival, walked to restaurant from hotel. Food good. Service felt very hurried and no return to inquire as to meal or offer dessert.

Thank Miraclesmom
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This OJ's has become one of my go to spots. Conveniently located on Stephen Ave in downtown Calgary, it is usually a hopping spot. Saturday nights stop in for $5 wine and $5 beer on tap. Pretty great deal! The food is your typical pub...More

Thank KEJ09
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Had a very nice meal here with friends after a long day. Steak sandwhich was great and the service was wonderful

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We stopped in for some drinks and it was a great time! Our server was helpful and kind. And THOSE LETTUCE WRAPS WERE FANTASTIC!!! Great atmosphere!

Thank Jameeees
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Food usually good with prompt attention. Can take a while for the food to arrive so have time. Been to this chain in many cities and they are similar. Outdoor patios, where available, add to the fun,

Thank Kanng17
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is the second week friends and I went for for drinks on Stephen ave. you can't beat the $4.50 tap beers and house wine. The house red is a Shiraz that is nice. Food was good we had hummus, dynamite tempura shrimp, and dirt...More

Thank ColoradaninCalgary
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We stopped in for dinner and drinks and we were not disappointed! Prices were right, food was delicious and cocktails were on point. Highly recommend for a date night or with some friends!

Thank Sylvia K
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Great location, service is excellent and the atmosphere is great. Would definitely go again with friends.

Thank Annie9098
Reviewed 27 December 2016

A nice casual restaurant right downtown. The menu has a good selection and the prices are mid range. Service is fast and friendly. A good place for a drink and snack after work. It's usually busy and a little loud.

Thank 449lesleym
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
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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