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1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
+1 403-531-2767
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (28 reviews)
“lamb” (17 reviews)
“foie gras” (12 reviews)
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French, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 April 2015

My boyfriend and I went here on a double date with another couple and it was everything we heard it would be. The house is gorgeous, but could do with a little colour on the inside. The hostess and our server were very warm and...More

2  Thank Coley M
Reviewed 28 March 2015

Was my choice for a night out with friends. Beet cured salmon to start. Dinner was excellent. Others equally enjoyed there meals of cod and beef tenderloin. The sevice was some of the best. Meal choices were all explained clearly, from ingrediants to preparation. Portion...More

Thank Grant L
Reviewed 25 March 2015

I have ate here 5 times with my fiance. We look forward to visiting Calgary so we can come back to Rouge. I highly recommend the Chefs Tasting Menu. All courses are perfectly paried with wine and you can just sit back and enjoy the...More

1  Thank Chanticoco
Reviewed 8 March 2015

Last November, I went to Rouge with my boyfriend & another couple. The service was bar none the BEST service I ever had - and I used to be a server for 5 years (aka. Im picky). We all had the tasting menu & wine...More

1  Thank Brie T
Reviewed 1 March 2015

By far the best fine dining I have ever been 'to.... I had Tenderloin for my main course and it was perfectly cooked. Their food serving is perfect, I was surprised.... leaving the place with a full tummy... ^__^ Their Flourless Chocolate Torte is a...More

1  Thank Thea_1984
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Had dinner at Rouge on my way back to Milano where I am based and where restaurant standards are high. Rouge was surprisingly good, right up there. Don't expect a fancy flashy place, expect a warm European like atmosphere and really great great food (I...More

3  Thank Marcof2
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Limited menu items for each course makes choice easy and all are gournet. Also an option for a chef's 6 course choice for the everning. Service was top notch - a young staff but well trained to provide an ultimate dining expereince. Great presentation and...More

3  Thank Calgary_Can_Travel
Reviewed 20 January 2015 via mobile

My husband and I visited Rouge for our anniversary. The house is quaint, and made for a nice setting. The waiter was fantastic, and recommended a terrific bottle of wine. I had the foie gras appetizer to start, and then the best duck I have...More

4  Thank newlywedltravels
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Some times I go to highly rated restaurants and am disappointed. Not so with rouge. The greeting and friendliness of the staff made us feel very comfortable. People who feel nervous about eating fine food because it can be pretentious and the staff snobby should...More

2  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 9 January 2015

My husband and I went for dinner at Rouge just after New Years as a date night. Rouge is located in a refitted old house in a beautiful spot close to the river. Parking wasn't an issue for us at all, since there were many...More

2  Thank annabouchard
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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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