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Local Public Eatery

$$ - $$$, , Healthy
579 3rd St SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 0H2, Canada
+1 403-487-5600
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“fish tacos” (19 reviews)
“burger” (50 reviews)
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Brew Pub, Contemporary, Healthy, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
579 3rd St SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 0H2, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food was served quickly, the beer was cold and the service was great. I had the Brooklyn burger, it was tasty. The salad was exceptional. Highly recommended!

Thank lloydb472
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great pub atmosphere and their simple menu provides multiple options of food items that are all done very well at Local.

Thank Sherpa792499
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Great out of the way spot that we would absolutely go back to again. The atmosphere was fantastic and the food was great. Drinks were priced well and great value for the meal. We can't wait to get back to Medicine Hat again to go...More

Thank Dean T
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Visited based on reviews when passing through Medicine Hat & won’t visit again. Although food was good, the menu is limited & far overpriced, and the service was just OK (couldn’t tell who was actually serving us, one of those who dealt with us visiting...More

Thank ClareD63
Reviewed September 26, 2018

The restaurant is easy to find and parking was not a problem. The patio is a great place to sit and enjoy your meal

Thank leonardluman
Reviewed September 18, 2018

This is a frequent stop for Wednesday afternoon drinks. Feel like Norm in Cheers as they know my name and my drink!

Thank BobWillMH
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times and service has always been stellar. There is a pretty good selection of beer, wine and cocktails and a nice deck for summer. The food is also pretty good. I would rate this establishment 3.5 stars - a little...More

Thank SeeBeeEss
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the outdoor space here. Tons of tables, and they're mostly covered and have heaters to help accommodate lots of different weather conditions. Good variety of beers on tap, and I had a delicious burger. If we lived in MH I could see us...More

Thank schoencm
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Day 3 of our trip out west found ourselves in Medicine Hat for a late lunch. It was the third leg of the gruelling drive from Toronto that had us scheduled to stop in Calgary for a couple of nights. Since we had pretty much...More

Thank TRLord
Reviewed September 2, 2018

The food was delicious! I had the crispy chicken sandwich with the sweet potato fries. My friend had the fish....battered basa. We also tired the cider which was light and crisp. The waitress was knowledgable about the menu. Although the restaurant was not busy, the...More

Thank lookingglass
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Questions & Answers
December 12, 2017|
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Response from 997seb | Reviewed this property |
Yeah kids are allowed during the day until 8pm I think ?
Sheila K
March 8, 2015|
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Response from Management T | Property representative |
Hi Sheila, We don't allow dogs on the patio but we do have shade out front where people often tie up their dogs to the railing with unlimited water for the pooch too!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 579 3rd St SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 0H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Medicine Hat
  • Phone Number: +1 403-487-5600
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Kind Of Like Your Living Room, Just With Better Food And People To Serve You Beer. …fanatical About Craft Beer And Rotating New Selections Every Day
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