When it comes to restaurants, Calgary is practically spoiled for choice – but who’s complaining? From cocktail bars and fine dining must-visits, there is almost always something new and exciting on the scene, so here are just 8 that we think you should try this weekend! Believe us, you won’t regret it!


A concept straight out of a science fiction movie, Space Robo Chicken will be unlike anything we’ve ever seen in Calgary. With robot chefs and waiters, this futuristic spot serves a variety of items like drumsticks, thighs, wings, fries, salads and rice. Yum!

Where: 118-6008 Macleod Trail Southwest, Calgary
Instagram: @spacerobochicken



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Inspired by the 1933 Cadillac Fleetwood that’s on display, this stunning parlour is described as ‘elevated, yet relaxed,’ features a small (but mighty) menu and serves drinks that’ll knock your socks off.

Where: 524 10th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta
Instagram: @fleetwoodlounge


Located right along Calgary’s riverfront, Fortuna’s Row in the East Village is a must-try. Serving Latin American food, stunning decor and incredible drinks, you’re going to want to cancel your dinner plans and check it out sooner rather than later.

Where: 421 Riverfront Ave SE, Calgary
Instagram: @fortunas.row



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Have a special occasion coming up? The Wilde is a sophisticated spot with stunning decor and a small menu with elevated items like duck, bison and panna cotta – plus they have an incredible rooftop patio.

Where: 525 5 Ave SW 27th Floor, Calgary
Instagram: @thewilderooftop


Serving plant-based bites, Fire and Flora is another impressive (and new) restaurant in the heart of Calgary. Whether you’re looking to indulge in a full-out meal or just a few drinks, veggie lovers and open-minded meat-eaters are going to love this place.

Where: 130 227 11 Ave SW



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Love Italian food? Sorella has put a fresh (delicious) spin on some of your favourite dishes from pasta to salads – not to mention it’s a beautiful restaurant. With incredible options for both food and drink, you have to check this place out!

Where: 1036 Centre St N, Calgary


Coffee and prosecco? While you may be thinking “say no more,” we have to boast about this incredible new spot in Calgary. Here, foodies can snap a picture in one of their super cute booths, sip something that’ll bring them back to life and grab a small (adorable) bite to eat – what’s better than that?

Where: 524 10th Avenue SW, Calgary



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Described as “a chic destination for great food, late night drinks & entertainment,” DS Bar is meant to resemble the many Mediterranean beach huts and South American supper clubs people travel thousands of miles to visit. Soak up the sun, grab a bite and enjoy something a little different this weekend!

Where: 1406 17 Ave SW, Calgary
Instagram: @dsbarcalgary

And there you have it, foodies. 8 new restaurants in Calgary that you should check out this weekend. Enjoy!