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Blue Star Diner

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) #27 of 3,030 Restaurants in Calgary $$ - $$$ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“veggie burger” (12 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Blue Star Diner is my favourite place to go for a burger and beer - especially on Wednesdays where any burger and beer will only run you $20! Let me tell you why: Reason 1. Local, Sustainable, and Delicious! The food is outstanding quality,...More

Thank LisaKnechtel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for brunch and we had the huevos. It was really tasty however on the menu it said that it comes with refried beans but we just got normal whole beans. We would go back but have to admit that we found $17 for huevos...More

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They don't take reservations so it was a long long wait on a late Sunday morning...but they took our name and we wandered through the park just south of the restaurant (former site of the Calgary General Hospital). Food was delicious which made up for...More

Thank Sandra N
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Every time I visit Calgary, I always make sure to visit blue diner. Great service and food! It could be very busy at times, but it is definitely worth the wait!

Thank Fernanda J
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I found myself in this area at lunch-time and made what turned out to be a mistake. Yes, I went in for lunch. Food was poor and service was even worse. When I shared my experience with the "manager," she told me that I should...More

Thank brianmQ71VN
Reviewed 3 June 2017

First night in Canada,after a long flight it was great to stop at such a friendly place. Superb food served in great surroundings by lovely people. We would genuinely recommend to all

Thank Chrisw04
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My 23 year old daughter and I like to search new things out. We found a gem in the Blue Star Diner. Still drooling over the caramelized onion and Gruyère grilled cheese sandwich. The nachos always contained a surprise w every bit. We loved the...More

Thank moramars
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We went to the Blue Star Diner on the recommendation of a family member. The food is good, and very reasonably priced. The service was great, attentive without being intrusive. The restaurant was busy despite it being mid afternoon on a Saturday. One of the...More

Thank MissAK
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here for the past several years, whenever I visit Calgary leisurely or for work. I would take a car2go and drive here (as it's in the home area). They serve very nice dishes, well made, nicely presented, always delicious. I have vegan...More

Thank bbbicious
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We visited after spending a morning at Telus Spark with my dad, three year old and infant on a Tuesday afternoon. The restaurant was empty so I thought maybe it was closed. Three waitresses were sitting at the bar area eating so we waited to...More

Thank CY2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: 403-261-9998
  • E-mail
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