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Local Public Eatery

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
579 3rd St SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 0H2, Canada
+1 403-487-5600
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“fish tacos” (15 reviews)
“burger” (23 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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579 3rd St SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 0H2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were just walking around downtown one Saturday afternoon and stumbled upon this little gem with a great outdoor patio area. Food was good and service was very friendly. We have since gone back a couple more time to try the different menu options. I...More

Thank Dave V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have had the opportunity to enjoy lunches at the Local on 3rd many times, with our adult grandchildren as well, and we have all enjoyed the fun and service a great deal. The great dishes always taste amazing and we have never left disappointed...More

Thank joannep35
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Imagine a pub with a creative atmosphere and dare I say gourmet menu. Where would it be located? Portland? Vancouver? Try Medicine Hat, AB!

Thank 634burkeb
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Great burgers, and fish tacos are good too. Nachos are excellent. This time I had chicken quesadilla (appetizer menu) and loved them! Only a couple of things for a gluten free eater, however, so my gf family doesn't usually want to go here. (But tacos...More

Thank jill g
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We had a friend and family gathering at Local on Saturday evening. Our waitress was very attentive and knowledgeable about the drinks and menu. We ordered drinks and appetizers that arrived in a timely manner but after placing our dinner order, it seemed to take...More

Thank Hammeri
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Had lunch outside, I love their chicken taco plate and kung foo punch. Also like the hippie breakfast.

Thank Karla B
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I had a burger here and it was good, the fries are supposed to be fresh cut but I question that, I'm sure they are not , the fries were ok, but that's just my taste, I prefer fries cut in house and thicker and...More

Thank Vince F
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Ok its not a fine dining restaurant, but this place has good food and not a massive menu that gives you a headache !!! plus its has a great atmosphere with a chill out vibe , and a great selection of drinks!!!!! but be aware...More

Thank thrapper
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

There is a nice patio with brick, stone, umbrellas, covered areas and big planters. It's not too noisy. I had the Ahi Tuna clubhouse sandwich and it was fresh, well cooked and very tasty. Not inexpensive but a lovely experience. I would have given it...More

Thank JanBryant5
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

If you are a burger fan anywhere near Medicine Hat then you will not want to miss experiencing The Big Kahuna. Hands down the best burger ever. It was super hot outside so we did not sit on the large patio but went inside. The...More

Thank Wim V
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Questions & Answers
Sheila K
9 March 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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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
  • E-mail
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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