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Blue Star Diner

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809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (35 reviews)
“burger” (43 reviews)
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American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

This is a fine breakfast diner in a locale where there are a few very fine such diners. Shortly after opening at 0800 on a Sunday morning, we arrived thinking that we would be one of the earliest diners, but found the place, albeit pretty...More

Thank John Z
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I found this gem while looking for a Mexican breakfast in Calgary. The Mexican offerings are delicious but they have other intriguing options as well. A cozy atmosphere with great food and great service. Get there early on the weekends. Very popular with the locals.

Thank Doug D
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Very clean, really friendly staff and delicious food with good portions. Just had a snack this time but will be back to try brunch and dinner soon. Good atmosphere - looking forward to going back!

Thank Savcat
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

First time in Calgary and we were lucky to stop here!! Very cozy little space in a great area. Servers were super friendly and the food was really tasty.. Comfort food at its best. My wife had the schnitzel burger and I had the chicken...More

Thank Robbybrown9
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We decided to check this little diner out, driven by this place hundreds of times, dinally stopped and had a great lunch. I ordered French Onion Grilled Cheese - caramelized onions, gruyère, french herbs, roasted shallot mayo on sourdough. My partner ordered the 3 Egg...More

Thank Kam W
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Would return many times if I lived here!!! Had the bison burger with gluten free bun with side salad. This burger was so good that I return for that alone. Others at table had tacos (which are small, so order more) and other burgers which...More

Thank Look4-2
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This small, noisy place is stylishly decorated. Tables are very close together therefore not wheelchair nor stroller accessible. There is a tiny outdoor space for seating which may better accommodate. The service was quick and friendly; the menu diverse. I enjoyed the very not Fragello...More

Thank tj2010
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I've been to this restaurant on two separate occasions, once for brunch and one for dinner and both times did not disappoint! This place offers great quality food that tastes delicious. I would highly recommend eating here (this place does get quiet busy but it's...More

Thank Roshow
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

A great little inner city find! Blue Star Diner is a fabulous little diner with really good food! They were sensitive to my celiacs disease and offer gluten free options with great Care Bakery Buns. We had a Pork Schnitzel sandwich, a Mediterranean Veggie Burger...More

Thank Cheyenne1957
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Our friend that just moved to Calgary lives next door to Blue Star and he offered to go there for breakfast as he promised it’s amazing.. And it certainly was!! I loved the restaurant itself, how neat and clean it was, the décor, and of...More

Thank Vinettta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: 403-261-9998
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