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A&W Restaurant

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70 Shawville Blvd SE | # 400, Calgary, Alberta T2Y 2Z3, Canada
+1 403-256-5681
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Calgary, Canada
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

I have been eating at A&W restaurants since 1967. This branch is a favourite. the food is always fresh, be it breakfast, lunch or dinner. If you have a pereference, they'll make whatever it is the way you like it. the staff are as friendly and helpful as you could ask for. I would reccommend this one to anyone.

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Thank ray k
Canada
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76 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

In my opinion A&W make the best burgers and onion rings out of all the fast food restaurants. I would give them a 5 star rating but like most A&W restaurants they are stingy when it comes to filling their fries and onion ring containers. I also find their prices to be a little steep and generally only eat there... More 

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Thank kerusso
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

We went to the A7W in Shawnessey for breakfast. They have a very nice breakfast menu, and the basics, like Bacon and eggs or pancakes are served on china with real cutlery! The food there is all good - we enjoy visiting the A and Dub often at all times of day. Great service and very reasonable. It's funny that... More 

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Thank FamilyLloyd
Lewiston, Idaho
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

Good root beer and decent prices. Don't expect miracles and sometimes the staff are less than, um, perceptive and accommodating with "special" requests (hold the lettuce, extra tomato). But the food is consistent and ya gotta love that root beer!

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Thank Charlotte A
Calgary, Canada
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2015

Most breakfasts in South Calgary are moderately priced, but A & W offers a similar sized portion, great quality, but easily at HALF the price. The food is not GMO processed junk, but healthier versions of bio-friendlier products. Great value and relatively healthy.

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Thank DMarkG71
Pincher Creek, Canada
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

Much better food than ihop. Wow so busy but it was great. The staff is well-trained and handles the crowds very well.

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Thank simonsage
calgary
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607 reviews
456 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2013

The public is buried in burgers! But the A&W Family restaurants , particularly in Canada, have maintained a quality of food varieties on their menu that would be tough to match. The "Family" of burgers available is unique! The chicken dishes are competitive, fries above average, breakfast items very good and the root beer is "best of the best" in... More 

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Thank alan a
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2013

We often go to the A&W for brekkie. The Bacon and Eggs breakfast (cooked how you like it) is a favourite. It is well-priced, and A&W coffee is bottomless and very good. The staff are courteous and friendly. The owner is often in the store, too. The atmosphere is great - lots of folks enjoying their morning together. Always clean.

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1 Thank FamilyLloyd
new westminster
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180 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2012

Always love a&w fries, most of the A&Ws I have been to always had FRESH, HOT from the fryer fries, a&w always has good fantastic burger deals. The people there are friendly, patient and helpful.

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Calgary, Canada
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2012

I have to say that my experiences of late, have not been good ones. My mother enjoys having a burger now and again and sends me off to pick up something for her for lunch. Even she has found the quality of food to be severely lacking, pre-cooked meat that has gone tasteless and cold, cheese not even melted on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Shawville Blvd SE | # 400, Calgary, Alberta T2Y 2Z3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-256-5681

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