From world-renowned bars to immersive cafes and top-secret lounges, the 403 has a ripe food scene that shows no signs of slowing down. In fact, just over the last few months, we’ve seen several new restaurants pop up all over Calgary. With new menus, inventive concepts, and familiar sister spots, here are just 10 that you should check out this weekend!


Serving Japanese-inspired dishes and drinks, Lonely Mouth is a 17th Avenue must-try Located in the space formally occupied by Ox Bar, this unique eatery offers fantastic service, late-night ramen, and strong drinks.

Where: 528 17th Ave. SW
Instagram: @lonelymouthbar


From the folks behind Bro’Kin Yolk and World Bier Haus, comes a trendy breakfast spot, Morning Brunch Co. From bennies and waffles, mimosas, and omelettes, every dish here is large, in charge, and delicious.

Where: 315 – 722 85th Street SW



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It’s back, Calgary! With a brand new location (formally Mister Chen’s) and a devoted fan base, one of Calgary’s most beloved bars has returned with a familiar assortment of eats, tasty new drinks, and a unique story to tell. Check it out!

Where: 2004 4th St SW
Instagram: @milktigeryyc


Described as a Euro-Canadian-inspired eatery, Calgary’s brand new Pat and Betty Dinette and Bar offers a unique experience and indulgent food. Brought to life by head chef and Food Network star Mike Pigot and managing partner, James Martin this tasty spot is one that you simply should not pass by.

Where: 1217 1 Street SW, Calgary
Instagram: @patandbettys


Described as a “timeless haven,” Maven is Calgary’s newest plant store/coffee shop hybrid. Here, hungry Calgarians can pop in early or show up late for a nightcap, a succulent, and a croissant. Talk about a one-stop shop!

Where:  1006 17 Ave SW, Calgary
Instagram: @Maven_yyc


Serving locally sourced coffee and authentic desserts, Au Croque Monsieur is all about living and dining well – a craft that they actually mastered through operating their first location in Drumheller. Want to enjoy a little slice of Franch without paying an arm and a leg for a plane ticket? Check them out!

Where: 1139 9 Ave SE, Calgary


17th Avenue is popping off, Calgary! Serving coffee, tea, and interior trends, this coffee-furniture shop is another spot that will have you shopping and sipping simultaneously. Interested in killing two birds with one stone? Check out the link above and enjoy!

Where: 831 17th Avenue SW
Instagram: @socalityhouse


Serving burger, fries, and boba, Bros to Go is another spot brought to life by the folks at Bro’Kin Yolk. With sky-high sammies and tasty toppings, this place is not for the faint of stomach. Trust us, if you’re eating here, you’re eating well.

Where: 303 – 4820 Northland Dr NW
Instagram: @brostogo



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Inspired by Nashville’s greatest Calgary’s newest country bar has finally opened in Calgary. Here guests can not only eat and drink to their heart’s content, they can also dance, sing and enjoy live entertainment!

Where: 1012 17 Ave SW Calgary AB
Instagram: @whiskeyroseyyc


Secrets? We love secrets! Hidden in the alley-way behind the Wednesday Room, hungry pizza connoisseurs are encouraged to embark on a delicious journey ending in the pillowy dough, crispy edges, and a flavour profile for every palate. Check out the link above for more information!

Where: 110, 118 8 Avenue SW, Calgary –  Wednesday Room back alley
Instagram: @Sundaypieyyc

There you have it, folks. 10 Restaurants in Calgary to try this weekend. Choose wisely and good luck! It’s going to be a tasty one.