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1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
+1 403-531-2767
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (22 reviews)
“caviar” (3 reviews)
“halibut” (9 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
French, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Atmosphere, staff and food are all excellent! We love that they use food from their garden and shop local for items they can not grow themselves. The wine and food pairings are top notch. We like to try new dishes and have not once been...More

Thank TravellingAlbertans
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Rouge is one of the best restaurants in Calgary, from menu selection, to presentation, to food quality combined with outstanding professional service, it is a must visit while staying in Calgary, AB.

Thank Leo B
Reviewed 9 July 2017

One of my friends picked the Rouge for lunch for 5 of us. Staff was extremely well trained, polite and helpful. As I am not a hoity toity type of eater, I found it somewhat pretentious and over priced. Don't get me wrong, I thoroughly...More

Thank VivianLeslie10
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Dined with business associates from out of town. First time here for me - I was quite impressed with the historic building and lay out of the restaurant. For that alone, it's worth a trip to a unique setting. We all found the appetizers and...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Tasting menu was A-1. with 6 courses, and great variety, presentation and taste. Wine list quite expensive, and service good but not intrusive. Only complaint was the rib eye course was dry and tasteless. But the other courses were great, and in particular, the foie...More

Thank MojitosMom
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

My husband took me here for my birthday and have to say WOW! We had the tasting menu and every course was amazing and flawless. The service was also exceptional, our waiter was very knowledgeable about the restaurant and area. Would definitely recommend this restaurant...More

Thank Geraldine G
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Rouge continue to delight us every time we visit. The dishes are well-presented, intriguing and, of course, delicious. Who thought a carrot risotto could look and taste so amazing. My halibut was perfectly prepared with a potato , served on a bed of faro, with...More

Thank PatmanCalgary
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We had the tasting menu with wine pairing. Each course was done well. Most courses had regional touches. The service was excellent with humor and engagement. Strong knowledge of the food and wines. We had a wonderful evening with old friends. Would definitely go back.

Thank OWD1
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

An amazing dining experience! The 6 course meal we had was of super high quality and the wine pairings were exceptional! Excellent French cuisine from farm fresh local ingredients! We celebrated my wife's birthday and they exceeded my expectations with a beautiful birthday desert and...More

Thank gbcanuck
Reviewed 4 March 2017

There's only two restaurants that I would consider to be 5/5 and this is one of them. We had the chef's tasters menu. Everything about this place wowed us. I like the old building with the small rooms, makes it easy to have a conversation...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
    (12th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Ample free parking.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Inglewood
  • Neighbourhood: Inglewood
  • Phone Number: +1 403-531-2767
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