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Angel's Drive In

American, Fast food, Diner, Canadian
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8603 47 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
07:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 07:30 - 21:00
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We as a family love going to Angels anytime of the year get a burger and fries with one of their milkshakes. It's also treat when you get to see some the classic cars that hang out there sometimes.

Thank Pat M
Calgary, Canada
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339 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We were in the NW and needed lunch, and stopped by Angel's Drive In. This is a classic diner, lots of burgers, etc. The decor is wonderful, with the black checkered floors, red upholstery, neon lights. For anybody who is mobility restricted, the downstairs bathrooms could be an issue, so a caution here. The place is starting to show its... More 

Thank BenLar137
Calgary, Canada
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97 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

This little diner takes you back in time. The atmosphere is what you would see in the old movies. There are booths for four to sit inside (there is a picnic table area outside for those nice days). You head up to the front to place your order and are given a number. The service was friendly and helpful. You... More 

Thank AStriefler
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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187 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Great burgers and fries. A place with character and 50s themes. Small worn out dining area but friendly staff and a popular hang out on sunny warm evenings.

Thank Kevin W
Alberta, Canada
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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Great diner-style burgers, fries, shakes, etc. friendly staff and busy as all get-out, so we aren't the only folks who liked the food. Great burgers and fries.

Thank Smiley D
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

It was a walk down memory lane for me, a boomer of the fifties, who still remembers slipping a coin into the juke box while waiting for a hamburger, fries and a milk shake in similar places in years gone by. Here you can sip while indulging in a bit of nostalgia, although I have to admit, while I eagerly... More 

Thank Maureen K
Street, Somerset
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Real old time drive in diner. Not modern and slightly scruffy but that is part of the charm. This isn't a super sanitised chain restaurant, it's a family run place with great burgers and fries. Juke boxes on the tables. Great fun. Stop here if you get the chance. Highly recommended bit of nostalgia.

Thank rustcollector
Manlius, New York
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Good, simple eats. Burgers, sandwiches, icecream with good servings, nice atmosphere, friendly staff, and great proximity to bowness park.

Thank Alfredo R
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We used to make this a weekly or every second week visits in the summer for a swirl ice cream cone dipped in the next chocolate ever. Of late they don't have the dip anymore. Last 3 visits the service at the window was a painful wait. This week we almost left as even though they acknowledged us they didn't... More 

1 Thank Sheldar
Calgary, Canada
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Its wensday and we are at best place for burgers include poutine and best milkshakes wow. Peoples you must try it .


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food, Diner, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8603 47 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary

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