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Lazy Loaf & Kettle

€€ - €€€American, Cafe,
8 Parkdale Cres NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 3T8, Canada
+1 403-270-7810
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (29 reviews)
“bread” (19 reviews)
“soup” (17 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8 Parkdale Cres NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 3T8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped in on a March afternoon the other day, escaping the cold and snow, at least for a while. The aroma of freshly baked bread and the ongoing conversations drifting through a packed cafe distracted me briefly as I sat waiting for my order....More

Thank Maureen K
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We went here for lunch. I like that you get to create your own sandwich. I had roast ham, mustard, and provolone, which was good. My other half ordered Montreal smoked meat, horseradish, and provolone. When our sandwiches arrived, my OH's had cranberry sauce instead...More

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Is parking a pain in the rear and the items pricey for a coffee shop? Yes... but SO WORTH IT. I lived in Calgary for 5 years and miss their kettle bread so much now that I've left. Go for breakfast, go for lunch, go...More

Thank wildhorses19
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We loved it . local bussines is always nice n we promote it . They are homely happy and welcoming staff. we had limited options due to pur health but they catered to it and we were full and ate healthy stuff. u will love...More

Thank Gaucalgary
Reviewed 25 December 2017

The restaurant itself is not fancy, simple but clean. It is order at the counter and receive a number where a waitress will bring your food where you are seated. The coffee is self serve - worst thing we found, you have to pay for...More

Thank Sylvie B
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Lunch options were good but my tuna melt was not great. Cold tuna and firm cheese did not match my understanding of a tuna melt. Some nice looking desserts, great cookies.

Thank Sandi H
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Just off the river path on the Northside of downtime. Has a great buzz to the place. The coffee is lovely and the baked goods look and taste amazing. We had chocolate croissants and picked up a loaf of rye bread. The staff were friendly...More

Thank James E
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Came here for soup and a sandwich and was pleasantly surprised. The sandwich had very fresh ingredients and I loved being able to customize it all on paper. The restaurant is super cute and cozy and has a very warm feeling. My only complaint would...More

Thank jaymay_o
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Starting from outside: outdoor tables, a great mural, good parking. Inside: plenty of tables and chairs, very well organized flow, nice ambiance carefully created (a piano, tasteful paintings, solid wood furniture). Free filtered water. Exceptional service: fast, enthusiastic, with sincere attitude. Very young but seasoned...More

Thank Cristian B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Located in Parkdale along Memorial Drive in central Calgary this is a great place to stop in between walking/biking etc along the river or just come in for an early breakfast.

Thank Jason B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Parkdale Cres NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 3T8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-270-7810
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