CRAFT Beer Market is a premium casual restaurant with fresh local food made in house, classic music and Canada's largest selection of draft beer - over 100 on tap! CRAFT Beer Market features Calgary's largest oval bar and an endless fleet of tap handles ranging from classic lagers to local craft breweries. Whatever your flavour of beer we are sure to have you covered. Behind our large bar lies the glass in-cased keg room and open concept kitchen. In addition to our impressive beer menu is our wine and cocktail menus which were individually prepared by one of Canada's leading mixoligists.
Come as you are. The welcoming atmosphere is created by our friendly staff, vintage architectural design, great music and dozens of flat screens. CRAFT Beer Market is the perfect place meet associates for lunch, raise a pint for happy hour, celebrate a special occasion, or gather your friends for the game.
CRAFT Beer Market feels environmental sustainability and economic sustainability go hand in hand. Through various programs of food usage, food waste and building practices we have taken a green and “sustainable” approach. The initiatives we're working on include:
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Lanny McDonald to Launch New Beer at CRAFT Business Blog (Calgary Herald), June 5, 2012
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Power Lunch at CRAFT YYC Gluten Free Blog, March 13, 2012
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Featuring Canada's largest selection of draft beer the stunning central island bar has 120 tap lines housed in 2 towers. The steal draught lines rise up from the towers to adorn the ceiling and cascade down into our glass-enclosed keg room. The beer lines maintain a constant temperature and correct carbonation keeping your beer consistently fresh for the perfectly chilled pint every time. You can sip your favourite beer from the traditional glass or six pack sampler. We're a draft house so we don't carry any bottles at CRAFT Beer Market; Everything's on Tap!
Some quick facts about our draft system created by BBS Systems:
Beyond the bar lies our clean, open concept kitchen that you can overlook from the raised restaurant. Chef Paul McGreevy has developed a menu of comfort food that elevates pub cuisine to sophisticated heights using fresh local food made in house. The extensive menu features appetizers, salads, pastas, flatbread pizzas, sandwiches, burgers, house favourite entrees and tantalizing desserts. Whether you're looking for healthy fare during your business lunch or a traditional pub night appie to share with friends, CRAFT has many selections to choose from.
CRAFT Beer Market is aware of the allergies that our guests may have and offer options throughout the menu to ensure you a great experience. We can make special considerations for lactose free, vegetarian, diabetic, peanut oil allergies and celiacs. Yes, we have gluten free breads, buns and pasta!