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The Unicorn

$$ - $$$, ,
304 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C2, Canada
+1 403-234-8816
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good47%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
304 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C2, Canada
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Horrible service, horrible food (we had nachos friends had wings and they enjoyed their wings), drinks horrible. Our food sat for at least 15 minutes until it actually came to our table. Won’t go back

Thank Crystal M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

it was nothing special but it was good... I would go back if I were in the city...staff was friendly...

Thank 03Cricket
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Came here for some drinks with friends and I could not believe hoe bad the service was. The waitress was very rude and condescending if you want to be treated like crap then definitely go here.

Thank Gerson C
Reviewed 5 December 2017

A group of us (7) stopped by here for an evening meal. Place was very busy with lots of folks moving about. We were seated at a table upstairs, in a large room surrounded by TV's showing many different sporting events. Our server was quite...More

Thank firechief-JL
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

It is so weird to see that reviews here speak of the same rude redhead waitress, and nothing has changed ... I'd rather talk about other people who do their job very well and treat their customers well there ... Every thursday the Unicorn serves...More

Thank lebreda
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Friendly staff, a few levels. Just stopped for a couple of beers whilst walking down 8th Ave.. had a deal on 14oz beers. Lots of screens showing NHL & NFL,,cool place. Had wifi

Thank 747Vinny
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I say its a gem because unlike the typical main stream restaurants and pubs one would visit for a bite to eat and a sip this one is different. They actually have 3 levels the basement, main level and upper level its nice because each...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Was there July 6th for a committee meeting. We sat outside on the patio on a nice warm day. Service was fine, food and drink was fine. I have nothing negative to say about this restaurant but it was not outstanding either. The bar stools...More

Thank Foon D
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We came here for a late lunch and some drinks mid-week, it was quiet and the service was quick and friendly! The food was great and they had a lot of local beers, which was great! They even had on European football- the sound wasn't...More

Thank Amelia T
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We visited the unicorn on a Friday afternoon around 2 o'clock. The place was not very busy however it took a very long time to place our orders, get our first drinks, and then to have the food served. Not sure why it was taking...More

Thank desmor63
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
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: 304 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 403-234-8816
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