10 fresh Calgary restaurants you need to try this month

Jan 25 2018, 7:51 pm

There are so many amazing restaurants, bars, and breweries in and around Calgary that have opened in recent months, there’s no shortage of new dining destinations to check out in the new year.

Here are 10 that we are seriously pumped about.

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Gringo Street 

Latin street food with a twist! This new taqueria is dishing out Peruvian street skewers, queso fundido, ceviche, and novel tortillas like the Cheeseburger Taco.

Address: 101 – 524 17th Avenue SW
Instagram: @gringostcalgary

The Wednesday Room

This ’60s-styled lounge boasts all the comforts of a retro basement rec room. Go for the long list of cocktails, whipped guacamole, and Wagyu beef burgers.

Address: 100 – 118 Avenue SW
Instagram: @thewednesdayroom

Hula Poke

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Aloha Calgary! Channel the warmer months ahead at this eatery dishing out good vibes along with coconut rockfish poke bowls and spicy tuna tostadas.

Address: Brookfield Place – +15 Level 225 6th Avenue SW
Instagram: @hulapoke

Monogram Coffee – Britannia

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The newest outpost from this local coffee roaster is the perfect place to refuel with a top-notch brew or matcha tonic.

Address: 800 49 Avenue SW
Instagram: @monogramco

Po-ke – Kensington

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Poke bowls, sushi burritos, Po-ke Dogs, and Musubi are all on the menu at this new quick-service spot specializing in fresh takes on Polynesian staples.

Address: 1111 Kensington Road NW
Instagram: @poke_yyc

SaVeg Cafe

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Plant-based meals are on the menu at this family-owned vegan cafe. On the menu, breakfast burritos, tofu rice bowls, bibimbap, hummus wraps, and more!

Address: 637 11 Avenue SW
Instagram: @savageyyc

Bar Annabelle

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Wine, fine whiskey, and tapas! This new bar is the place to go where you want to down brown liquor and bar snacks.

Address: 109A 8 Avenue SW


This new red sauce spot in downtown Calgary deals in woodfired pies, pastas, caesar salads, and Italian snack foods like arancini, meatballs, and antipasto.

Address: 1207 1 Street SW

Wayne’s Bagels

Fourteen-plus kinds of kettle-boiled, Montreal-style bagels layered with various smoked meats and schmears are the number one reason to visit this recently re-opened bagel bakery.

Address: 831 10 Avenue SW, Calgary
Instagram: @waynesbagels

Donna Mac

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Seasonal cuisine served family-style is what Donna Mac does best. Go for the Shrimp on Shrimp on Shrimp, Kielbasa with potato dumplings, and scallop tartare.

Address: 1002 9 Street SW
Instagram: @donnamacyyc

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