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The Blues Can

1429 9 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0T4, Canada
+1 403-262-2666
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in the mood for "the blues"

Just like you'd envisioned a blues club to be,that's exactly what you get....dark,intimate,noisy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
barbara p
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Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Sunday afternoon Jam at the Blues can

We went with friends and our adult boys on a snowy Sunday afternoon for their Jam. There was no... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2018
Calamariqueen66
,
Calgary, Canada
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1429 9 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0T4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just like you'd envisioned a blues club to be,that's exactly what you get....dark,intimate,noisy (in a positive) sense,everyone coming out for the same purpose...to have a great nite ,listening to some wonderful picking ,some awesome musical blues sounds...atmosphere fanatic with servers ,doing their great job keeping...More

Thank barbara p
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

We went with friends and our adult boys on a snowy Sunday afternoon for their Jam. There was no cover charge but by three o clock, almost all the tables and seats were taken. Get there early!! The music was great, our server was efficient...More

1  Thank Calamariqueen66
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We had heard about this place and decided to drop in for the Saturday afternoon blues jam. From the moment we walked in, I loved it! It has the feel of an old-time blues club that I imagine from the Chicago blues era (although I've...More

Thank xena888
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Loved the fun and funky atmosphere. Went with a few generations of couples. We all enjoyed the food (especially the pulled pork nachos and the jambalaya) and the band was fantastic!

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

I was travelling for work and looking for some low key entertainment. I heard about this place and headed out one Saturday. The place was packed! Prices were reasonable and music was great. It you like blues rhis is the place for you.

1  Thank Pamela L
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Live music almost every night but don't forget about Saturday and Sunday afternoons (after 3pm). Place seems to be full every weekend afternoon. Get there early if you want a table.

Thank Dan M
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed some great local music, drinks and food on Monday night. The drinks selections are surprisingly extensive and fresh with lots of different beers on tap. The music is always great at the Blues Can. Do not be turned off by the appearance of...More

Thank 587Canuck
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Checked out the Blues Can last Friday. Excellent music venue with a great vibe. Food was decent and the service was top notch. I will be back

Thank h0lidaydave
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

What a great night! The Blues Can is one of Calgary's perfect spots for live music. The serving staff are amazing, navigating a packed room delivering excellent food and drink and never seeming to miss a beat. Oscar Lopez, Mike Stack and Tom Phillips put...More

Thank MACINK
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I love this place, especially on a Saturday afternoon when they have the blues jam session. Service is great which always amazes me because the place is so crowded and busy at this time. Food is served quick and hot and portions are good. I...More

Thank Donna M
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babyshooz
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Yes i think you can reserve. Last time I went they were a 50 anniversary there at the back with reserved table
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