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The Free Press Bistro - CLOSED

80-10014 104 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0Z1, Canada
+1 780-497-7784
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (13 reviews)
“panini” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Canadian, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
80-10014 104 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0Z1, Canada
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Their house tomato soup is incredibly tasty! I also had the Italian salad and it was pretty good too. The service was great, attentive but not annoying.

Thank Sheldon D
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We were in the area for a medical appointment and used Open Table to find a nearby place to eat. We had travelled over lunch to get to the appointment so were hungry around 3 pm when it was over. As it was off-peak we...More

Thank July2008Alberta
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We had a long stay in Edmonton, and this Restaurant is through the hallway of the Holiday Inn Express Downtown. What a great restaurant! Friendly staff, great food! Lunch menu has sandwiches and salads. Supper is sandwiches or choices of pork chops, pasta, steak and...More

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This place menu is limited to sandwiches as their speciality. The Red Arrow and Ebus are close by so a lot of people coming in and out of Edmonton drop by this place. Unfortunately this is also this places downfall as there are a lot...More

Thank e_moshun
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Located in Downtown Edmonton in the Holiday Inn Express. Limited menu specializing in panini style sandwiches. Tried the local Big Rock Grasshopper Beer, which was OK but too bitter for my taste. Had the Kubla Khan panini (Mongolian beef, carrots, Hoisin chile sauce and mozzarella)...More

Thank Wesley C
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Staying at the attached Holiday Inn Express, I didn't want to go outside to catch some supper. Wandered down the hall to the Free Press Bistro which was very quiet. As a vegan, I was able to find a vegetable panini which was quite good....More

1  Thank DLCAlberta
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We had a Cuban pressed sandwich, fries poutine style( cheese curds tooled with ketchup and gravy). We ended up ordering this food and they delivered it split for the two of us... Kudos to them! Excellent sandwich with average poutine. Server was prompt, polite and...More

Thank rvguy03
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Great atmosphere with amazing food. The half sandwich and soup combo is pretty much all I order nowadays. Big sandwiches, tasty soup, WiFi and fast service. There's something on the menu for everyone and all of it is tasty

Thank Inventor121
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is a great place and can be easily overlooked since it is right beside the Red Arrow bus stop and you would think it is part of that operation and of low quality. Well that is just wrong since it is an entirely different...More

Thank HappycampersCanada
Reviewed 18 April 2016

This was our second visit to The Free Press Bistro and we enjoyed this visit even more than first time around. The menu at the Free Press Bistro has been revised since our last visit in February with the addition of several new and delightful...More

Thank Robert S
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Restaurant Details

American, Canadian, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80-10014 104 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0Z1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 780-497-7784
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