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Kensington

1131 Kensington Rd NW Th 10, Calgary, Alberta T2N 3P4, Canada
+1 403-283-4810
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Nice Calgary neighbourhood

Visited Original Joes on a Sunny September day for lunch. Walked through Kensington but it was the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SunnyWestKelowna
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West Kelowna
Cool place...

If I was in my twenties I would certainly choose to live here. Later in life its just a great place... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
OmanRob
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Calgary, Canada
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Active nightlife, dining and holistic shopping area.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“unique shops” (7 reviews)
“riley park” (6 reviews)
“higher ground” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
1131 Kensington Rd NW Th 10, Calgary, Alberta T2N 3P4, Canada
Northwest Calgary
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+1 403-283-4810
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Original Joes on a Sunny September day for lunch. Walked through Kensington but it was the Labour Day holiday and not much was open. Also a lot of construction. Feel I would need to revisit during business hours to rate properly.

Thank SunnyWestKelowna
Reviewed 14 October 2017

If I was in my twenties I would certainly choose to live here. Later in life its just a great place to wander around with plenty of interesting and quirky shops and places to eat and drink - if a tourist definitely worth checking out...More

Thank OmanRob
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is one of Calgary's gems. It is a collection of restaurants, coffee shops, a movie theatre and other specialty shops. Often the shops are one of a kind stores where you can buy unusual gifts. Then you can stop and have coffee and a...More

Thank ghryan
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Although this is Calgary's oldest boutique district, there seems to be always something new popping up. I hadn't really stopped by for a while, and I counted 2 or 3 new places that I hadn't noticed before. The District extends from 2 Ave and 10...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Love this neighbourhood, our favourite restaurant is located here! - Nikos. Love to come here on the weekends to stroll the shops and take in the restaurants. Quaint unique shops you would not normally find in shopping malls. Coffee shops and local artist shops are...More

Thank Krista T
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Trendy area with cafes and restaurants. Great place for a short stroll and a cup of coffee and a meal.

Thank denbhea
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is still one of the unique places in Calgary. Lots of little shops and interesting things to look at while strolling around the streets. There is a great old toy store, a neat book store, quaint gift shops and plenty of cafes, pubs and...More

Thank seetheworld2014
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

A nice area to take a leisurely walk, stopping in some of the independent local shops, restaurants and pubs. You can't go wrong in checking out these local offerings. Take the time to cross Memorial Drive and walk along the river. End your day at...More

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Kensington is a small but pretty must do area if you like to walk around outdoors and sit at a cafe or go into little boutiques etc. i enjoyed it and thought it was a great part of the city.

Thank 573suzel
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Lots of shops and restaurants. Kensington is like a little hamlet where you can find unique things to purchase. The restaurants vary in price and food selection. Nice place to spend a few hours at.

Thank Joe C
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