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The Unicorn

) #1,001 of 2,978 Restaurants in Calgary €€ - €€€ Bar, Pub, Canadian
304 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C2, Canada
+1 403-234-8816
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good44%
  • Average28%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pork tacos” (2 reviews)
“great pub” (3 reviews)
“wing night” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
€€ - €€€
304 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C2, Canada
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our late afternoon meal at this sports bar type restaurant. The fish & chips was very good & portion was generous. Cole slaw was included but wasn't my style. My husband enjoyed it ! His Swiss Mushroom Burger was huge & delicious. We...More

Thank Becky T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here to watch some NHL playoff hockey as it was one of the few pubs on Steves Ave with the sound on, and although most of the TV's were pretty small, it served its purpose. The wing special was ridiculous. $2.50 for 10...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with a large group of friends and one of them being my boyfriend was denied access because his Saskatchewan drivers license was expired however he has more than above the drinking age in Alberta - the waitress was very rude about the whole...More

Thank Tasha W
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

In town with friends and heard 8th Ave SW was a trendy area to see. Afternoon walk through this district landed us here. Atmosphere was nice, clean and plenty of tvs to watch sports. For was average and drinks were good. Staff was great and...More

Thank Consultant6393
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Sports bar with lots of tv's. Reasonable priced food and drinks. Burgers were good and the drinks were as well. Was able to accommodate our large group. Close to C-train.

Thank Tracey C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

So we were thinking of going out somewhere without kids. After bumming down Macleaod from the South, we ended up parking downtown and walked to the Unicorn. We went to Celtic Cellar, which is the basement floor. The beer was fine, the Twisted Brew I...More

Thank Tytusmk
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We were at the Unicorn before and after shows at The Palace both Thursday and Friday. Had such a great time and our server Candice was fantastic. Awesome beer & food specials and the wings were amazing.

Thank WanderNdiscover
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Came in before the flames game for some dinner and drinks. Very busy but was sat straight away. Probably not best place if you want a meaningful conversation as it's very loud but good atmosphere before game. Great food and served piping hot. The seating...More

Thank LDJB89
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Tried the new Celtic basement and the main floor. Friendly staff, good beer selection, not the greatest for tv locations on those floors. Food was very good. Always very lively and noisy, great for after work.

Thank Clint R
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We ate here one evening and the prices were very good value, the service was good and she told us about the meal deals they had on

Thank Mike P
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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
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
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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