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Situated in Scotia Centre, National on 8th boasts western Canada’s largest rooftop patio! Soak up the sun while playing a round of cornhole or ping pong.  The +30 interior space features smaller seating arrangements to accommodate business lunches and intimate gatherings. The Tap Room, designed for those wanting to hold a private meeting outside of a traditional office boardroom, is fully soundproof and equipped with a drop-down screen and projector for presentations. Serving an extensive list of North American small lot beers and a full menu, National on 8th is the perfect hideaway for your lunch break, happy hour and weekend hangout.

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  • 100% Non-smoking
  • 425 seats
  • AMEX
  • Casual dining
  • Debit Card/Interac
  • Dinner Entree: under $19
  • Group seating
  • Licensed
  • Limited wheelchair access
  • Live entertainment
  • MC
  • Recycle
  • Reservations recommended
  • Seasonal outdoor patio
  • Smoking area(s)
  • Visa


Monday to Friday, 11 a.m. to late. Saturday, 2 p.m. to late. Closed Sunday.

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