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One18 Empire

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
820 Centre St SE | Se, Calgary, Alberta T2G 5J2, Canada
+1 403-269-0299
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (14 reviews)
“crab dip” (4 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
820 Centre St SE | Se, Calgary, Alberta T2G 5J2, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Being from the states it’s hard to find a bar with this amount of amazing bourbons/whiskeys. On top of that the knowledge of the bartenders was something I rarely see. Definitely a must visit, especially if you stay at the Marriott.

Thank OKboy25
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here because we are staying in the Marriott. The place actually serves pretty good food. We ordered a few items from "shareables" and all are pretty good.

Thank xiliu82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great experience at the one18 Empire Whiskey Bar at the Calgary Marriott downtown. They feature a smoke instilled whiskey. We got a chance to see the bartender making one. The one I tried had dark horse whiskey distilled on the outskirts of...More

Thank Jeff&Martha B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This bar is everything I could ask for and more. Warm friendly staff that answered all my questions and even recommended drinks to my taste and my meal. Felt so welcome!!!

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our bartender made us an amazing cocktail called the Chartini. It was chocolate, beer, and coffee, dessert in a glass!!!

Thank Robin T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a cold Calgary Christmas Day, we headed downtown for dinner. My wife was getting a little tired of all of the hustle and bustle and cooking for the Christmas season, so we tried One18 based on the TA reviews (and also based on the...More

Thank John Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The manager is friendly. Would recommend eating a burger, they're great. Exceeded my expectations, got one to share and it was so good I had to get one for myself. Try the old fashioned, they bring out a barrel and flavor it with smoke. Also...More

Thank 461joelj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I are Bourbon nerds, and this place has the best selection we have found in YYC. The menu comes on an iPad mini and you can see all their selection. They have your run of the mill stuff and also rare and...More

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After enjoying amazing theater at the Alberta Theater Projects, we sauntered over to the Marriott Hotel and to One 18 Empire. In this amazing establishment is the best Old Fashioned cocktail in the world...hand crafted right at your table. First you choose the type of...More

Thank CaptDrLarry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old Fashion Central...just the place for an adventure in creating your own Old Fashion. Drink and entertainment par excellence. Sat in the bar and six out of six at three tables enjoyed the participation and presentation of their creation. The new bar bites menu, which...More

Thank PHSexpress
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 Centre St SE | Se, Calgary, Alberta T2G 5J2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-269-0299
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Located in vibrant Downtown Calgary, ONE18 EMPIRE is a whisk(e)y-inspired bar and restaurant with a strong focus on sharable, locally inspired cuisine, masterfully paired with our select onsite reserve.ONE18 EMPIRE fosters a communal atmosphere for its guests through an array of chef-created dishes designed for sampling and sharing in a unique and spirited local setting. With a focus on the art of storytelling, the staff seeks to engage patrons in ONE18 EMPIRE's rich history by showcasing how these stories have influenced the design of our cuisine and beverage offerings. Keeping pace with the city, ONE18 EMPIRE welcomes guests around the clock offering breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and late night dining options.
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