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The Common

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Bar, Canadian, American, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
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9910 109 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5K 1H5, Canada
+1 780-452-7333
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12:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Edmonton, Canada
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105 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made reservations: turns out they booked us in for a wrong day. The server we had at the first table while wiring for an actual table, was very nice, and good at her job. When our table was ready that waitress forgot half of my order. The drinks were good, half price wine is great on Wednesday. The food... More 

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Thank xNermisa
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a large group we stopped by without reservations during Happy Hour and were made welcome when they opened the back room to accommodate us! The Truffle popcorn is a must try! The signature dish of chicken and waffles was an unexpected delight! Great service and cozy decor... will definitely go back for the live DJ spinning discs!

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Thank Michele S
Edmonton, Canada
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Common hosted a "Swine and Dine" event spotlighting Alberta pork yesterday. The intimate space provided a great venue to see what a talented chef could really do. The meal started with pork tongue and cheek tacos. The pork was tasty but cool and the cilantro was muted but it was a promising first course. The salad was a smoked... More 

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Thank farrider58
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I love the common. The decor is very nice, and the menu is updated pretty frequently. Interesting, amazing food that will suit most diets - including vegetarian options! Fun place to go for drinks, especially when they have a DJ.

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Thank Kristajane
Nisku, Canada
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57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Waste of an evening. Servers have zero interest in making you feel good about being there. Food is average at best, truly not worth it. So many better places than this. Would not recommend for groups, service is incredibly slow.

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Thank rotorwayhelicopter
Edmonton, Canada
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Was not overly impressed with this restaurant. It was ok but don't think I will go back. I thought the menu was limited and expencive for what we got. The service was good and the bar looked well stocked.

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Thank Debbie G
Chesterfield, Michigan
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527 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Had a business reception here with drinks and horderves. Drink were good. All the different foods were great especially the chicken and waffles, and the burgers. I would love to try a full order of chicken and waffles in future.

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Thank PhoenisSunDog
Hervey Bay, Australia
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66 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This is a popular venue with a great menu. We were warmly greeted, seated and served by efficient friendly staff. We really enjoyed the meals and presentation. It's modern with a tasty twist. The Halloumi Mozza Sticks, the Chicken and Waffles and Summer Squash Noodles were different and delicious. Give them a try - you'll go back! A great restaurant!

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Thank Talknsmile
New York
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

I've had chicken and waffles in many different restaurants, in many different places, and these ones rate at the top of the list. Cool hip atmosphere, great service, you can't go wrong by choosing this restaurant.

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Thank dgh33
Edmonton, Canada
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

I've never been to The Common and it was a last minute decision to eat there on a Saturday evening, 6:00 p.m. It was not busy at that time and we had lots of tables to choose from. The bar/restaurant was open and airy which was nice on a warm Saturday evening. My dinner partner and I started off with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 13
Cuisine
Bar, Canadian, American, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9910 109 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5K 1H5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
  • Phone Number: +1 780-452-7333
Description
The Common is a gastro-lounge where typical pub and comfort foods are elevated to uncommon heights. Chef Jesse Morrison-Gauthier's scratch kitchen offers seasonal menus with an emphasis on creativity and quality. Our dynamic culinary scene spotlights new trends, modern takes on refined classics, chef's choice features and pop up events . We offer a fine selection of craft, small batch, local and imported beers as well as an innovative mix of herbal, vintage and modern cocktails, spirits and wines. Set in a lounge style space with a vintage meets modern decor; our aim is to create a community based upon experiencing new food, music and culture in Edmonton. The multifaceted venue features an eclectic mix of electronic, indie, funk, hip hop, soul, classics and live music from local and worldwide artists. Perfect for lunch, dinner, corporate functions (private bookings available), an after work drink, or a late night out- the Common is the place to come together. In the middle of downtown Edmonton right by the legislature

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?