Briggs Kitchen + Bar
If there is no availability online please come check with us as we are a first-come-first-serve location and may still have enough room to fit you in.
Monday - Thursday: 11:00am - 11:00pm
Friday-Saturday: 11:00 am-12:00 am
Sunday: 11:00 am-11:00 pm
Food was over salted and not well cooked, will not be back
Great place will be back. Close to offices of clients.
Had a great night sitting on the edge of the patio area.
We had ordered everything over the phone and Michael assisted us to have it ready for our arrival. Everything came out quick and it tasted amazing! Thanks Michael!
Took some friends from out of town and they loved the food. One of my favourite places to go as well.
Exactly what we wanted. Conversation easy. Wait staff superlative and compliant and considerate. All food great except for the steak sandwich which was a tough piece of meat. Should have failed when tested by the chef. Vegetable dishes superlative
Had an excellent experience for my sons graduation meal! Great service and excellent food
Overall the food was good, but our chicken appetizer was cold (frozen) in the middle. Our server seemed inexperienced and the restaurant was mostly empty on a Friday night from 6-8 p.m.
Very loud and very awkward table at the front of the restaurant made it very unenjoyable.
Great service, great food. The calamari is too die for!
I’ve been to Briggs quite a few times and have always loved it, but I find the last 3-4 times I’ve been, it hasn’t been great. We had the mushrooms to start, $13 for a small pan of sliced mushrooms, and they tasted burnt and metallic. A lot of their dishes are cooked in cast iron pans, but the food tastes like metal. I love mushrooms, but couldn’t eat these. We also got the brisket tacos and it comes with 2 small tacos for $18. Our server was friendly and helpful when she was around, but she would be MIA for a while between check-ins. I have no issue spending money for great food, but I think Briggs needs to step up their service and food a little bit if they want to charge what they do.
we need a very long time for dinner.... about 1 hour after ordering food.
there wasn`t enough parking space.
we paid fine...
Good atmosphere, small crowd, lovely service and good food.
very nice food and service
The gnocchi wasn’t very good to be honest... but our server was great and did his best to accommodate us - and took the meal off our bill. The ambiance was great and service was really good, but the food was pretty average. My boyfriends burger seemed good so maybe I just got unlucky with my order.
It's ok maybe needs an update and a new menu. Don't like panhandlers out front
We went to Briggs for date night but were not overly impressed with the place. During our meal we weren’t sure who was actually our server and found it hard to get the attention of the staff. My boyfriend ordered a steak with crab and bernaise sauce but when the food arrived it was missing both the crab and the sauce. When we finally got the attention of the staff his steak was cold and I was done eating. Overall the food was mediocre and the staff was not attentive. We won’t be back.
Nice decor though.
I had high hopes for this place, as it was rated 4 1/2 stars
The food wasn’t anything special.If you order the cheese fondue it’s not your normal fondue, it tastes like runny mushroom soup. Great service and very friendly staff.
I've been here for lunch half a dozen times and it's consistently good. I love the gnocchi, and the half chicken is tasty as well. I work in the area and will continue to visit for lunch.
Went for Mother’s Day brunch and the short rib gnocchi was delicious! Others ordered the Croque Madame, Breakfast Perogies, and Chorizo benny, which all looked equally tasty. One ordered bacon on the side, but for 2 pieces it didn’t seem worth the extra $5. Great ambiance, food, and service all around though!
Good restaurant with a lot of choices. We did a family style type dinner and enjoyed ourselves. We splurged for the big steak (99$) to share but found it to be rough in the end pieces so that took away from a better review.
Food had little flavour, was over cooked, and portion sizes were small. Server was not great, couldn't hear her and getting refills was difficult. Coffee was served cold.
Very busy, when we arrive we were seated at a high top table in the bar due to some group bookings in the restaurant. Not what I would consider for an special occasion dinner. My meal the rice tasted either day old or under done.
My husbands (paella ) had so much rice it was hard to find the protein.
We ordered a bottle of wine and were charge for a different wine. Only $2.00 more and did not notice until we were home.
Overall, a big disappointment, will not go back nor go back.
I would have been nice if someone advised of your big group booking so I could have made other arrangements and you would not have sealed your fate in losing a customer.
I love this place....the menu is great with lots of variety for everyone. Best Burgers, great steaks, awesome pastas, I really love the food!
Did I say I love this place....the staff are great too. So friendly and the service is good.
It's my new fave.
Patio to ourselves and a very nice view of the Calgary tower
I mostly enjoyed the patio except for factors outside of the establishments control: multiple fire trucks using their sirens, people smoking marijuana right beside the patio. The smell really ruined the experience for me. But the service was great as was the food.
If you can’t nail a steak sandwich I’m not sure I will try anything else
We had a less than spectacular meal in a less than wonderful atmosphere. The food was very average, at best. The burger was over cooked; the fries were over salted; the halibut was underwhelming. The noise level was high, as was the music, as if everyone had to talk more loudly to be heard over the music, the combination of which made it hard to hear anyone or anything. Our server was great, helpful and very nice; that's the only saving grace for the evening. I will not go back, even if there are no other options; not worth it!
We stopped in for poutine week to try out the lobster poutine, which was fantastic. We were intrigued by the cocktail menu and tried out the Oolong Lady and the Finch, both delicious, as were our entrees. Great food and service, would definitely return.
Service wasn’t the greatest. We had to look for our server to get our bill and generally there was an absence of restaurant staff. Burger was very good. Steak and eggs only okay.
Food came out really cold and did not taste good.
We visited Briggs for the first time before a concert at the Saddledome. Lots of parking nearby. The food was delicious -- handmade pasta and a yummy halibut sandwich. Happy hour prices on wine and beer. Good service, able to see the hockey game, nice pub decor.
We come here quite often. Chicken is unbelievable, best chicken I’ve ever had. Tried the local sausage dish this time. Fantastic!!!
Steaks were over done. Asked for medium rare and it was almost well done. With it being a business meal there was no time to send back. What bothered me the most was that the chef cut the steak into strips so he could clearly see it was well and not med/rare.
The food is really good. My friend & I are totally satisfied this restaurant.
Not great value
If you like french fries, they cover most of your plate
Had a great birthday in the private room on Tuesday. All meals were great and the server was super fun!
Have been here a few times and it's been great every time! The food is always good and the service was great as well! WE had the josper roasted chicken, red beets, and poutine.
We visited for Big Taste and our lunch was great. We started with the tomato soup, then crab gnocchi and the most delicious white chocolate mousse with fruit for dessert. I don’t typically love white chocolate so I didn’t have high expectations for dessert but it was amazing! Coming back next week to try other stuff on the menu because the food on the table beside us looked really good too.
The big taste seemed be a distraction for staff. Not the regular service we're used. Food was still good.