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Blue Star Diner

809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (32 reviews)
“burger” (36 reviews)
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American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Dropped in for an amazing breakfast! Service was good, ceasers & Grizzly Paw sodas were delicious! Most of our table of 6 opted for Eggs Benny, the hollandaise was quite nice, and homemade. My boyfriend had the fried chicken, was a little underwhelming & over...More

Thank theblondechef
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have frequented this spot several times usually at the urging of my wife as she loves the (vegetarian) eggs Benedict here. I usually default to the burger which is good but I can get a decent burger elsewhere for much less than the $15...More

Thank Chip-the-tourist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just wanting to recognize the Blue Star as a great consistent option for lunch and casual dinners. The atmosphere is welcoming and friendly and the food is fresh, tasty with unique twists on familiar foods. A good homemade burger is always a hit and there...More

Thank ValerieSpeer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic dining experience. Excellent service and the food is top notch. Local ingredients in their burgers and great portion size. We came on Wednesday not knowing it was burger night. $20 for a burger and beer. Worth every penny! Will be sure...More

Thank Devin Z
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This is a fine breakfast diner in a locale where there are a few very fine such diners. Shortly after opening at 0800 on a Sunday morning, we arrived thinking that we would be one of the earliest diners, but found the place, albeit pretty...More

Thank John Z
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I found this gem while looking for a Mexican breakfast in Calgary. The Mexican offerings are delicious but they have other intriguing options as well. A cozy atmosphere with great food and great service. Get there early on the weekends. Very popular with the locals.

Thank Doug D
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Very clean, really friendly staff and delicious food with good portions. Just had a snack this time but will be back to try brunch and dinner soon. Good atmosphere - looking forward to going back!

Thank Savcat
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

First time in Calgary and we were lucky to stop here!! Very cozy little space in a great area. Servers were super friendly and the food was really tasty.. Comfort food at its best. My wife had the schnitzel burger and I had the chicken...More

Thank Robbybrown9
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We decided to check this little diner out, driven by this place hundreds of times, dinally stopped and had a great lunch. I ordered French Onion Grilled Cheese - caramelized onions, gruyère, french herbs, roasted shallot mayo on sourdough. My partner ordered the 3 Egg...More

Thank Kam W
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Would return many times if I lived here!!! Had the bison burger with gluten free bun with side salad. This burger was so good that I return for that alone. Others at table had tacos (which are small, so order more) and other burgers which...More

Thank Look4-2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 0C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: 403-261-9998
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