Class Clown Hamburgers | Calgary’s Best New Restaurants 2024

Class Clown is nostalgic, welcoming and cozy, with a coolness factor of 10.

Class Clown’s Nashville hot cod sandwich with Coney fries. Photo by Steve Collins.

When it Opened
June 2023

Who’s Behind it
Co-owners, founders and partners Xian Fullen and Noel Sweetland.

Why We Love it Already
Class Clown is nostalgic, welcoming and cozy, with a coolness factor of 10. The commitment and passion for creating a standout burger joint starts with Alberta-raised, AAA Benchmark Black Angus ground in-house daily, and extends through weekly picks of quirky natural wines and soft-serve sundaes with house-made toppings. The California Classic burger is a must-order with mustard-grilled patties, American cheese and the usual toppings in a locally sourced, toasted and buttered potato bun. Another instant favourite is the Nashville Hot Cod, a fried-fish sandwich with hot-chicken flavours. Battered cod is dipped in spiced oil, then a secret-recipe dry spice mix, then topped with American cheese, tartar sauce, jalapeños, pickled onion and vinegar slaw — perfect when paired with an ice-cold cider and share of golden crinkle-cut fries smothered with cheese sauce and crumbled Hawkins Cheezies.

106, 1711 4 St. S.W., 403-243-8284, classclown.ca, @classclownhamburgers

 

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This article appears in the March 2024 issue of Avenue Calgary.

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