Calgary Food and Drinks

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Calgary's Best French FoodWhen it comes to food, French cuisine has always been a step above the rest, and Calgary is one of the best places to explore traditional French fare. This city is packed with some of the country's best French dining spots that friends and family can enjoy. Here are just a few of the best French restaurants in Calgary perfect for anyone looking to explore new and refined tastes.

La Chaumière

Whether you want to converse with your guest or with other diners, La Chaumière is one of the best spots. They provide carpeted floors and high ceilings, which makes for a peaceful atmosphere. The noise doesn't carry like it does in some restaurants and the music is actually kept in the background. Enjoy classic French dishes here, along with plenty of

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The Best Diners in CalgaryWhen you visit a diner, you can expect to get some great home-style comfort food that inspires nostalgia and lets you walk away feeling satisfied. In Calgary, the diners are no different, and if you want some traditional fare for your next meal, you should try one of these great Calgary diners.

Blackfoot Diner

On weekends, patrons of Calgary’s much-loved Blackfoot Diner are lined up out the door. The Inglewood landmark serves up legendary breakfasts, sensational hot turkey sandwiches and the finest flapper pie in the West. You know a restaurant must be good when it’s celebrated more than 60 years of good food.

Going back to 1956, the first diner was called the Royalite Oil after the Calgary company that built the Blackfoot Truck Stop in

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The Best Calgary Vegetarian RestaurantsIf you're vegetarian or vegan, it can sometimes be hard to find food that's safe to eat. Fortunately, Calgary has a number of delectable vegetarian options scattered all throughout the city.

Try one of these delicious Calgary vegetarian restaurants today.

Ambrosia Veggie House

Ambrosia Veggie House is a Pan Asian Chinese establishment that strives to be the best vegan restaurant in Calgary. It also specializes in Taiwanese and Cantonese according to the reports from TripAdvisor. You will need to join in with all the great reviews given by its customers. The food, atmosphere, service, and value are highly rated.

Ambrosia enjoys promoting the vegetarian lifestyles and is open for lunch, Thursday through Monday from 11am to 2pm. It reopens

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The Best Breakfast Restaurants in CalgaryNo matter the time of day, sometimes there is nothing more delicious than breakfast, be it breakfast for breakfast or breakfast for dinner. When the craving for breakfast food hits, look no further than these Calgary breakfast restaurants to get your fill of eggs, waffles, and more.

EggsOasis

Located on Mainstreet in Airdrie, Alberta is a fantastic eating establishment called EggsOasis. Operating hours are Monday through Sunday 6 am to 3 pm. Lunch specials are served Monday through Friday beginning at 11am.

Two perfectly poached eggs served on a fresh English muffin covered in hollandaise sauce is a favourite among diners at EggsOasis. Don’t prefer poached eggs? No problem. There is something for every diner’s preference at EggsOasis.

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The Best Food Trucks in Calgary, ABFood Trucks will soon be taking to the Calgary streets again and residents will have their choice of about 39 different food trucks throughout the area. However, not all of the trucks can make the list of the best in Calgary. Here are some of the top choices to try this year.

Bun Boys

A new choice with plenty of great Vietnamese cuisine, Bun Boys serves banh mi, noodles, salad rolls and more. They are most-known for lemongrass chicken banh mi.

Mighty Skillet

This food truck is a great place to enjoy lunch with burgers and smoked beef poutine. They are another new choice in Calgary this year and one you should try.

Jelly Modern Doughnuts

If you love a great doughnut, this is the truck for you. They actually call it the "Jelly Van"

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The Best Italian Food in CalgaryFinding great Italian restaurants can provide a fun night out. Calgary has plenty of choices for pasta and other Italian dishes. Here are a few of the best.

La Brezza Ristorante

Have you visited La Brezza Ristorante since you arrived to Calgary? La Brezza Ristorante is an amazing Italian restaurant in Calgary noted as one of the most popular options for Italian in town. It’s actually won TripAdvisor’s #1 spot for most popular Italian for years in a row.

They serve home-cooked Italian food and have been doing so for the past 25 years. You can stop in for lunch, dinner or a late night cocktail over at 990 1st Avenue Northeast in Calgary. Here is a look at the menu and what to expect during a night out at La Brezza.

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The Best Steakhouses in CalgaryThere is nothing like the taste of a big juicy steak. Calgary has plenty of steakhouses to choose from. Here are some that you will want to try out when in the Calgary area.

Caesar's Steak House Ltd

For decades the Caesar’s Steak House has served the Calgary area. When dining here, you will truly feel like you have taken a step back in time when Caesar ruled his empire. To set the atmosphere, the decor includes columns, red leather chairs, and dark trimmings.

Caesar’s has two levels, which includes a dining room and a lounge. Menu options such as Charcoal-broiled steak and sautéed scampi are the main attractions at this restaurant. Other items that you will find on the menu include seafood, chicken, Chateaubriand and ribs. Four course

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The Best Bars in Calgary

Calgary has a great night life, but what makes it so good? Its their wide selection of bars and restaurants that will spoil you for choice. Here are some to try out when in the Calgary area.

NOtaBLE

Whether you are looking for a venue for a corporate banquet, a formal event or a memorable date night, NOtaBLE in Northern Calgary is an excellent choice. You will discover plenty of artisanal and creative food, along with a great atmosphere.

The food is a bit pricey, but you will have food like nowhere else. Although their menu is quite diverse, serving lunch, dinner, and brunch, they are most known for their rotisserie menu and their burger of the month.

NOtaBLE can get busy, so reservations are recommended. There are large banquet tables

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The Best Coffee Shops All Throughout CalgaryMumbled chatter of visitors, the clattering tinker of cups on saucers, and the droning hum of the espresso machine… you can almost smell the roasted beans from here! Cafés are truly a place where we can relax, unwind, and be productive. They are not simply a place where we grab a hot beverage and hit the road; it is a meeting spot, a first date tradition, and a locale to breathe deeply over a steaming cup of Joe!

Of the many cafés in Calgary, each has its own distinct culture and home comforts. Some offer a wide selection of baked goods and others embrace you in a greenery-filled environment. Are you looking for a place to kick back, an area to hold a meeting, or perhaps a cozy nook to go for a date? Take a look at these top 10 local cafés in

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The Best Patios in CalgaryDo you love a good rooftop patio night to enjoy drinks or an afternoon treat? It’s fun to be out in the sun with great food and drinks and Calgary has some excellent options for you to enjoy. Here is a look at the best patios and what you can enjoy while sitting there.

Cilantro

This patio is one of the favourites of Calgarians and provides a great place to dine. They are celebrating their 25th year and you can enjoy the secluded courtyard patio here. The lights wrap around large tree trunks and provide a beautiful, warm ambiance.

Sho Sushi

Sho Sushi is features a small, intimate patio that can seat 14. It’s a quiet area elevated outside with a glass enclosure. Relax on the patio with your favourite sushi.

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