Picture yourself sipping a glass of rose, under a warm summer sun beaming through lush greenery and blooming flowers, nestled next to the river, at this iconic Calgary spot. Sounds pretty dreamy, right? Well folks, now you can make that dream a reality at Deane House’s Secret Garden. 

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably know of the historic Deane House. A Calgary icon in the dining scene, Deane House is known for its unreal location, delicious menus, and curated wine list & cocktail selection. And this year, they’ve set out to create one of the most idyllic patios in the city.

Calgary, meet Deane’s Secret Garden. Tucked in behind Deane House is our best kept not-so-secret secret. Guests can escape the city and sit among the garden, taking in the views and the much-needed peace & quiet. And, it just so happens to be the perfect setting for any occasion.

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Brunch with your family? Drinks with the girls? Romantic dinner for two? Whatever it is, Deane House has your back. And one of the best dining experiences in the city that you just don’t want to skip out on.

And if you’re heading there for dinner- we’re big fans of the Butter Leaf Salad topped with edible flowers picked right from the garden. Yes, from their own garden.

We should also mention their happy hour, ‘cause anytime bubbles are involved, you know it’s a win for us. From 4 PM to 5 PM Tuesday through Sunday you can get $10 sparkling wine & spritz menu cocktails. We’ll cheers to that!

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Speaking of cheers, there’s one more Deane House initiative definitely worth celebrating. As a major player in the local dining scene, sustainability is a big part of who Deane House is.

From sourcing local whenever possible, growing their own herbs, berries & edible flowers in the garden, to preserving items for the winter, Deane House is always striving to be a leader in the sustainability game.

So there you have it, folks! Whether you’re planning a romantic evening date, or a fun brunch meet-up, Deane House is one Calgary icon always keeping in rotation. We’ll see you there, glass of bubbly in hand.

Deane House

Where: 806 9 Ave SE