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607 8th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 0A7, Canada
+1 403-237-9172
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Calgary, Canada
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I occasionally stop in here on my way to work. Its a good second cup but as far as second cup goes, If, I could venture out of the way every morning towards Starbucks or the delicious Artigiano's in the Watermark Tower I'd prefer that. Very friendly staff and the seating is ample and comfortable.

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Thank Justine H
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

Great place to get a great specialized coffee as I prefer over Starbucks. We also enjoy a nice quiet atmosphere along with a Danish too.

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Thank Ninjclad
Calgary, Canada
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303 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2015

this second cup coffe shop one average place,service ok,products ok,sometimes the coffe not fresh few hours old

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Thank John R
Calgary, Canada
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

decided to try second cup one last time after many years. sorry, no improvement. their coffee is still bitter and burn-tasting.

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Thank ray k
Calgary, Canada
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

If you like to have a gourmet coffee at a reasonable price, this is a great place to go. They also have some nice treats to go with it ranging from pastries to sandwiches.

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Thank PGSilva2014
Calgary
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38 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I often wonder why there aren't more Second Cups around. I find them less bitter than their main competition and simply the best mocha I have anywhere. The staff are always friendly and helpful and their baked goodies are also fantastic with excellent selection. The frozen hot chocolate is a great summertime beverage, but there's lots more to choose from... More 

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Thank tkpruden
Calgary, Canada
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121 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

All Second Cup drinks are all made perfectly. I always order the White or Vanilla flavoured hot chocolate and they're always made perfect

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Thank Dan C
Calgary, Canada
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

The staff here are great, aware of customers in line, and quick with making drinks. Love their frozen lemonade and lattes!

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Thank Amy H
Calgary
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120 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2012

Have never been disappointed here. Good selection of coffees to buy and or drink. Food items and gifts for sale. Great service and quick. Clean and comfortable. Will be back.

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2 Thank Icandyman
St. John's, Newfoundland
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140 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2011

My friend and I had the salted caramel on the hot chocolate. We shared a brownie. It was over nine dollars! And I suspect that it was about 600 calories, at least. Nice seating and friendly ladies serving. I am not one to buy a lot of hot chocolates or cookies at cafes, so I can't tell if the price... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 8th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 0A7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-237-9172

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?