The Best Restaurants Near You

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Calgary is teeming with restaurants, old and new, serving up great food with exquisite dining experiences. Whether you live in the north, the south or out of town, you’re going to want to check out one – or all – of these top 20 restaurants in Calgary:

Northwest Calgary

  • Modern Steak 107 10A ST NW
    By serving up Alberta Beef from their very own farm, Modern Steak is a mouth-watering must-have.
  • River Café 25 Prince’s Island NW
    Located in the heart of Prince’s Island Park, River Cafe delivers elegant flavour with a touch of class.

Southwest Calgary

  • Anju 344 17 Ave SW
    Blurring the line between adventurous and traditional, Anju serves up Korean food like no one else.
  • Native Tongues 235 12 Ave SW
    The fun atmosphere and delicious food make Native Tongues the spot for anything and everything Mexican.
  • Pigeonhole 307 17 Ave SW
    With its ever-evolving menu and urban casual feel, travel the world by trying Pigeonhole’s Russian, French and traditionally Canadian dishes.
  • Shokunin 2016 4 St SW
    Priding itself on top-notch ingredients, Shokunin offers a deliciously unique Japanese menu that surpasses expectations.
  • Ten Foot Henry 1209 1 St SW
    With great conversation and dynamic energy, Ten Foot Henry’s vegetable-forward menu is refreshing.
  • Bread and Circus Trattoria 616 17 Ave SW
    With an open kitchen and fun atmosphere, it truly feels like you’re getting dinner and a show, which just so happens to be the poem the name references.
  • Bridgette Bar 739 10 Ave SW
    This sultry, wood-fired bar is a great spot to enjoy bold flavours and fun dishes made by chefs who love what they do.
  • Cassis Bistro 2505 17 Ave SW
    Find yourself transported to the French countryside where you can try foreign delicacies in an approachable way.
  • Foreign Concept 1011 1 St SW
    Vietnamese + Korean + French Canadian = Foreign Concept. This menu exudes Asian foods with a French twist.
  • Mercato 2224 4 St SW
    Italian family food with a stylish flare? Yes, please!
  • Model Milk 308 17 Ave SW
    Enjoy creative Canadian comfort food and a second-floor cocktail lounge at this joint.
  • Blink Restaurant and Bar 111 8 Ave SW
    Serene and elegant, this restaurant offers a contemporary fine dining experience with organic, locally-sourced, seasonal ingredients.

Southeast Calgary

  • Alloy 220 42 Ave SE
    If mixing global flavours with local ingredients is the name of the game, they pull it off flawlessly.
  • Rogue 1240 8 Ave SE
    Pulling from its French heritage and Canadian roots, Rogue creates a semi-formal, posh dining experience.
  • Teatro 200 8 Ave SE
    Modern yet traditional, Teatro’s recipes are based on its Italian roots, keeping the menu fresh with seasonal ingredients.
  • The Nash and Off Cut Bar 925 11 St SE
    Walking into The Nash is like walking into Old Calgary – upscale comfort food made from scratch.
  • Deane House 806 9 Ave SE
    Located in an old house near the confluence of the Bow and Elbow River, Deane House uses local ingredients, including some vegetables from their riverside garden.

Northeast Calgary

  • Blowers and Grafton 709 Edmonton Tr NE
    Enjoying a little taste of Halifax, their small dining area offers an elegant experience with exceptional food.

Well, what are you waiting for Calgary – book your reservations now!

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