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The Bear and Kilt

) #155 of 3,053 Restaurants in Calgary ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , ,
110 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B3, Canada
+1 403-232-8442
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“stephen ave” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
110 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a local watering hole away from the tourist and we found it here. The pub is located in the cellar of a building, which really added to the atmosphere. We easily were able to start a conversation with the locals that...More

Thank electricglide91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited during the Stampede twice. The food and drinks were both good. The staff was excellent. Daily/weekly specials are good and the half order of nachos were perfect for two. The full order is huge. Liked that it was not a zoo like other bars...More

Thank FJB3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If your looking for a place to enjoy a beer and some awesome food, this is the place to go. I think of it like a dive bar and their food and service is awesome.

Thank Kpl388
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Food and drink were both good, but the staff was excellent. I was dining with someone who had significant allergies, and the staff both knew the content of their dishes, and went out of their way to accommodate.

Thank Aero3926
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Best burrito outside of Mexico hands-down WOW try this burrito..AMAZING It's only on special for the month of May ...it blows your mind Service Food always great !!!'

Thank ohtrekking
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I tagged along on my wife's business trip to Calgary this March and she needed a place to work and i needed a place to have a drink, this hard to spot little gem was the perfect spot. the food was really good the atmosphere...More

Thank Henrik_Jaq
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Fantastic little pub, too many places are modern and sterile, this bar is not that. A little touch of a homely feeling for a traveler.

Thank CalumLykan
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Was just there for some Saturday afternoon into evening drinks with the girls. Ended up there later than expected...Our server Phil was fun and amazing...never had to wait for any of our drinks :).Great fun playing pool and bantering with Phil Had to order a...More

Thank Paula J
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We knew where the Bear and Kilt Freehouse should be, but we had to look hard to find it, even when standing right in front of it! Nevertheless, it's worth a visit to this below-ground pub in downtown Calgary. It was happy hour, so we...More

Thank ScottandJodi
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Great pub in the centre of downtown and makes a big change from the rest of the high minded, posh and modern places on Stephen Ave. Good beer, decent food, what more coudl you want

Thank Simon B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-232-8442
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