News Release

Calgary bars, pubs and venues sparkle at Best Bar None Awards

Fifty-eight Calgary bars, clubs, pubs and entertainment venues received Best Bar None accreditation for their commitment to high customer service and safety standards.

The 6th annual Best Bar None Calgary Awards and Accreditation Night honour venues that demonstrated outstanding commitment to make their nightspot a safer environment.

From this group, nine venues also won awards for continuing to raise the bar on service and patron safety:

  • Bar/Lounge: National on 10th
  • Hotel Bar: Jetz Bar and Lounge (Best Western Port O’Call Hotel)
  • Restaurant and Bar: Buzzards Restaurant and Bar
  • Small Pub: Hudsons Canada’s Pub (Crowfoot)
  • Pub: Hudsons Canada’s Pub (Downtown)
  • Large Pub: Hudsons Canada’s Pub (Shawnessy)
  • Club: Ranchman’s Cookhouse and Dance Hall
  • Campus: The Last Defence Lounge (U of C)
  • Casino: Cowboys Casino

Best Bar None Calgary is a partnership between AGLC, the City of Calgary and the Calgary Police Service with support from the Alberta Safer Bars Council.

For a full list of accredited venues or for more information on Best Bar None Calgary, visit