Calgary may be landlocked but these killer seafood restaurants will make you believe you’re living next to the ocean.
Here are eight of the best seafood restaurants in Calgary.
From the owners of Open Range Steakhouse, this seafood joint brings together a fusion of cultures serving up flavourful dishes like red miso glazed Atlantic cod served with ginger rice and a Mexican-inspired seafood enchilada.
Address: 1112 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary
With locations scattered all over Canada, Calgary recently got its first Cajun-style seafood boil. You can pick from a variety of seafood (shrimp, mussels, lobster), sauces, heat levels, and sides, just put on your gloves and dig in!
Address: 1324 D Centre Street NE, Calgary
Whether you’re craving fish ‘n’ chips, shrimp and scallop pasta, or you just want to shuck it, Rodney’s has all the seafood you could possibly dream of.
Address: 355 10 Avenue SW, Calgary
Located by Prince’s Island Park, this restaurant serves up deliciously fresh and famous halibut and chips that will make the views of The Bow almost oceanic.
Address: 101 7 Street SW, Calgary
Even after about 20 years since they first opened their doors, Booker’s continues to serve up their all-you-can-eat crab and ribs Sunday special. Other delicious dishes include their blue cod beer battered fish and chips and their snow crab dinner.
Address: 316 3 Street SE, Calgary
This is the go-to place for crispy popcorn shrimp and a variety of fish ‘n’ chips including fresh West Coast cod or snapper.
Address: 4404 14 Street NW, Calgary
Warm up with a bowl of their seafood chowder, crispy fish ‘n’ chips, or come in with a big appetite for a plate of their popular (and massive) Alaskan halibut fillets.
Address: 1515 C 14 Street SW, Calgary
Serving up oysters from PEI and BC, you can enjoy oysters a la carte or try their oyster florentine dish. Other must-haves include their seafood gnocchi and lobster tail pasta.
Address: 208 17 Avenue SE, Calgary