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Abruzzo Ristorante - CLOSED

402 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1Z9, Canada
+1 403-237-5660
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
15 Jan 2017
“You Gotta Love This Restaurant”
27 Oct 2016
“The Best Veal in Calgary Bar None!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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402 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1Z9, Canada
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

My brother and his wife came to Calgary and wanted to take us out for good Italian fare. I selected Abruzzo. My brother claims to be an expert on fine Italian dining. He was extremely impressed by the quality and tenderness of the veal in...More

Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Ihad guests visiting from the USA on business. I ordered Veal Marsala (which is for some reason no longer on the menu but they are happy to prepare and serve it). One guest enjoyed a Chicken Abruzzo specialty dish with pepper sauce and mushrooms. The...More

Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

My Fiancé & I were visiting Calgary & were looking for some good hearty italian food at reasonable prices. We found Abruzzo & decided to give it a try. What a great decision! The food was wonderful & there was enough on our plates for...More

Thank Danw4n
Reviewed 22 August 2016

If you don't give Lorenzo and Joe a chance you have done yourself a disservice. We had lunch that included a caprese salad and the lobster ravioli with shrimp. Both were superb. Will be going back for supper soon and you should too. Try the...More

Thank MyTyGy
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Atmosphere: Slightly dated, and located in a small house, no natural light due to no windows. Food: Appetizer 1: Scampi in garlic butter: Traditional dish that the chef knows intimately and is served with fresh hot home made rolls; 5 out of 5 Main Course:...More

Thank simiianh
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent atmosphere. Service was very good. Food came hot and in good time. Very tasty! Was recommended by friend and suggestion was right on. Would definately go again.

Thank Bearcat4
Reviewed 15 July 2016

And that won't happen again! Passing by , this time We said STOP! Ambience small, cozy! Reception was friendly. Server was immediate, and accommodating. Wine list was adequate, altho did not see a Rose! Caesar salad was very fresh and tasty. Italian house salad also...More

Thank alan a
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

As long as you will be able to ignore the staff you really can have a great Italian food experience. We enjoyed our starters, really had a great main course, and even an impressive desert, but the waitress almost spoiled our evening.

Thank erikdehaas
Reviewed 9 June 2016

The food is usually quite good, but the staff is unwelcoming and rude. The hostess can barely smile and the servers are unwelcoming and not very pleasant - especially considering how often we eat there due to its proximity to the office.

Thank Brozzzi
Reviewed 29 May 2016

We just found this little spot while out for a walk. Stopped in for dinner and all we can say is....if your in Calgary be sure to make this one of your stops for dinner. Lorenzo was very welcoming, served an amazing meal, treated us...More

Thank ftmacholiday
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11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1Z9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 403-237-5660
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