We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Atlas Specialty

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1000 9 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-230-0990
11:30 - 19:30
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 11:30 - 19:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 19:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 20:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 33: English reviews
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
85 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We heard so much about this place, so we tried it. It is a place to eat as well as a shop. The place is like a cafeteria style and nothing fancy here. The place doesn't have much decor or warmth to it. But if you want a quick bite to eat and run, it might be it. The food... More 

Thank Jehad A
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
111 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I ordered the sultani kebab (one ground beef and one striploin kebab) plate for take out. It was tasty if not a tad under salted. I was worried that I would get rude customer service based on reviews but luckily that did not happen. Price was $22.50 which I felt is a bit expensive for a simple plate (see picture)... More 

Thank Lifes_1_Journey
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I tried various Persian restaurant in Calgary and this one is amazing. The food is really fresh, very good quality and the taste is great. I really enjoyed various plates and starters. I like Jojeh, Kashk Bademjan (A must try), Fesenjoon and Mast o Bademjoon. The service is awesome and the prices are reasonable.

Thank Sara S
Calgary, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Tonight I ordered for a take out, went there and saw nuts, sweets for sale on counters in market style. And there was notice for not to sample. They looked good and I wanted to taste before buying them. So I asked one of the waitress to get me s some samples. She said "no samples" but the waitress next... More 

Thank rony317
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Just finished an outstanding dinner that totally exceeded my expectations! !! You have to try this place because you've probably driven past it before without realizing it.

1 Thank Keith S
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

I don't even know where to start : cheap, large large laaaarge portions, best chicken ever, best taboule ever, everything is so good. Its really worth the stop!

1 Thank audrey22
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
75 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We have been going to Atlas since they were on 16th Avenue. The move to 9th Avenue can be seen as an "upgrade" with respect to the building but the service and food quality has been slowly going down with time and I guess with success! We got together with friends, including one who has never been to a Persian... More 

Thank FS57
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We had lunch here today, 5 adults and a child. The kebabs were mostly dry. They didn't have any egg plant dishes - second time in a row they have not had eggplant dishes. Service was average. When we asked for split bill, they said they would not split the bill during lunch hours!! So we decided I would pay... More 

Thank Love2TryNewFood
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

This place was great at first, but the food has become worst over time along with the management's quality of service over this time. As a Persian I would not recommend this place as your first experience of Persian cuisine

Thank hoohooyyc
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

We have been going to atlas for many years when first they opened they where very nice last few years food quality and their personality is been changed last night we were there for dinner we ask for some bread they charged us $2.50 which no restaurant do that that's okay we will never go there again

1 Thank AZ-1335

Travellers who viewed Atlas Specialty also viewed

Calgary, Alberta

Been to Atlas Specialty? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Middle Eastern, Persian, Mediterranean, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 9 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 403-230-0990

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Atlas Specialty staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?