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St. James Corner Restaurant and Irish Pub

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
1219 1 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0V3, Canada
+1 403-262-1157
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good64%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
$$ - $$$
1219 1 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0V3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Lively enough bar with a decent pint of Guinness. Food was typical pub menu and was tasty. Staff are what make the place all very friendly and welcoming.

Thank mansfial
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

On a wet and windy evening we found ourselves in this pub. Adam came over immediately and was a great host. The Guinness was good, the service excellent and the food we bought was great, we couldn't eat it all. As it was Canada Day...More

Thank tishwallinger
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Great "Pub Style - Comfort Food"! Awesome Irish Pub atmosphere! Great - Location - Location - Location - to Hotel Arts! Very knowledgeable - friendly - & helpful staff

Thank Marten L
Reviewed 15 June 2017

A traditional pub with a great beer selection and good quality pub food. Staff excellent and atmosphere great. I visited twice.

Reviewed 1 June 2017

Stopped in to St. James for Sunday brunch. The eggs benedict were very good with great sauce and cooked just right. The Irish breakfast special had a good variety on the plate and the beans were nicely flavoured. The home fries were on the greasy...More

1  Thank seetheworld2014
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

St James feels like the typical international Irish Pub with the similar decor, and standard variety of Irish alcoholic beverages plus a few local and regional on tap. Food choices are extensive, catering for all preferences. I had Fish and Chips on Friday as it...More

Thank Eoin A
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a meal and a couple of libations before a Calgary Flames game. We chose this pub because it is a short walk to the Scotiabank Saddledome. The pub was very busy, so service was sporadic. We had the fish tacos which...More

Thank PMedKing
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Pretty good food but better drinks! Casual atmosphere great for grabbing a pint after work! Close to downtown.

Thank mcclurecarmen
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Stopped in for a pint before attending an event. My husband and I are from Nova Scotia and this little spot reminded us of many pubs in Halifax. We were there during Happy Hour and the tables were filling up fast. We were seated in...More

Thank jenniferjmac
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I've been going to St. James for almost 3 years now. The place is an excelent venue for some NHL or NFL games. The staff is really friendly and they pour the best Guinness in Calgary by a mile. Food is laso very good. I...More

Thank Txoxmxaxsx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1219 1 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0V3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Beltline
  • Neighbourhood: Beltline
  • Phone Number: +1 403-262-1157
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