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Without Papers

) #80 of 3,059 Restaurants in Calgary €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza,
1216 9 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0T1, Canada
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good51%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Canadian
€€ - €€€
1216 9 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0T1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We have eaten at this restaurant twice and have tasted four of their pizzas. They all are made with thin, chewy, sourdough crusts, which are fabulous. The toppings are varied, unusual, and delicious. The Hawaiian for example, has jalapeño peppers scattered on the pizza, adding...More

Thank ianinnb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At the suggestion of a friend who lives in the area, we had dinner at Without Papers. The movies on the wall add a fun ambiance. Service is spectacular, especially for a neighborhood pizza joint. Other reviewers who mention it's upstairs and hidden are right....More

Thank PHXJeremy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you don't look up you will miss this opportunity. Flight of stairs takes you up to a big open concept with kitchen views restaurant. Pizza oven and prep area open. Wait staff prompt & friendly. Offered advice on pizza choices. You know you are...More

Thank dlumsden
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Was there a few weeks ago The activity was Pizza and Magic show This is a family activity The concept was good but the Magic show was very lame I had the Margarita Pizza which was good Some of the other people in family party...More

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I am embarrassed to say how often we go - let's just say I could recite the menu. Love the casual feeling yet excellent pizza - thin crust, unique combinations, great service, open site to kitchen, great spot. Highly recommend.

Thank scott6839
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

It always seems that if you want a great pizza then you must get it from the Italians. This place is no exception. Every ingredient is of quality and put on a perfectly made crust makes this a very good pizza joint. It is a...More

Thank Provostman
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Visiting from Vancouver Island, we tried the wild mushroom pizza based on a our daughter's recommendation. She is a foodie, so I overlooked an initial impression of thin crust pizza with few toppings and a restaurant located on the other end of a city that...More

Thank diabow_10
Reviewed 1 March 2017

First, you have to walk upstairs to second floor of historic building, not sure if there is an elevator. Pizzas are always delicious and they do a big business in takeout. Old movies are projected on to a wall, just for fun.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 18 February 2017

My companion and I dined her during the dinner hour. We had 2 pizzas, 2 glasses of wine and 2 scoops of ice cream. In total we paid $86 CAD including a 15% tip. I was disappointed to find that some of the mushrooms on...More

Thank Redawgleader
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This restaurant is on the second floor with an entrance on the street level that is a little tricky to find - not really tricky, I'm just saying that they do not have a street presence. They serve pizza - the thin crust kind. They...More

Thank readytoretirecalgary
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1216 9 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0T1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: 403-457-11
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HANDCRAFTED traditional and new world pizza complemented by a changing selection of affordable wines and beers.
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