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Embarcadero Wine & Oyster Bar

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Menu

CAD 16.0
Bacon Wrapped Scallops
seared, balsamic port reduction
CAD 14.0
Lobster Cakes
lobster, rock crab, black tiger prawns, panko, tarragon aioli, cocktail sauce
CAD 12.0
Calamari
deep fried, breaded, green onion, lemon pepper, tzatziki
CAD 12.0
Spicy Calamari
deep fried, breaded, spicy marinara, green onion
About
Named after the waterfront district in San Fransisco, the Embarcadero features at least six varieties of fresh oysters on the half shell, including a featured oyster at $1.25 daily. We offer a full menu featuring fresh seafood as well as non-seafood items including lamb and Alberta beef.
PRICE RANGE
US$ 12-US$ 44
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Seafood, Canadian, International, Contemporary
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews oysters thanksgiving dinner spicy calamari steak duck mashed potatoes big taste oyster menu dining room upstairs cooked perfectly regular menu service was great server appetizers serving dressing specials
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Thanks Giving three course meal, great service, really welcoming, friendly. Food was superb. Slightly off the beaten track but really worth finding. Would definitely recommend and return when back in Calgary.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank philh67
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Great find for an evening meal. Delicious oysters followed by 2 fabulous courses. The service was friendly fast and informative. Worth a visit.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rhbee
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We started with the daily special oysters for $1.25 each, then added a few others from the oyster menu and they were all divine. Then we ordered the chopped duck to start as well and oh my the jalapeno and blueberry jam paired with it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank beautiful_adventurer
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We stumbled upon this place by google search when we were looking for something other than the chain type restaurants. What a fabulous find. We ended up staying for hours and everything we ate was just amazing. (And we ate a lot) Anichini and the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Kendra H
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

It was our first visit to the restaurant! We had a great server and the food was amazing. We had the spicy calamari and day specials, everything was really good and the price is just right.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Adrii T
Reviewed 25 April 2018

My husband and I went before a concert last Friday (April 20). We were told that the orders might take awhile as they were down a server. Timing and service was excellent, so a huge thank you to our server! I had the seafood gnocchi....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Calberta
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We had a truly enjoyable dining experience during Calgary's "The Big Taste" event. The quaint, cozy venue featured a set menu with 3 different choices for appetizer, 2 different mains and 1 dessert. Between the four of us, we tried everything on the menu: Beef...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Keith-B-Robinson
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here on holiday & wanted to try something other then steak. Friendly welcome with attentive waitress. Reasonable price with good selection of seafood. Would visit here again.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Genuine_Beefeater
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Visited during The Big Taste event in the city. They packed the restaurant full and we were crammed into a little corner. Service was awkward to start but she did her best with a busy restaurant that felt understaffed. Food was good but not memorable....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Chr15t1n3
Reviewed 25 February 2018

The Embarcadero is quaint and adorable. It is not a large restaurant but it was well set up to seat many people. When we were there, the upstairs had a large booking of 30, so we were in the lounge/bar area but still received phenomenal...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Lauren C
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Rita K
22 February 2018|
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Response from EmbarcaderoOyster | Property representative |
Children are allowed, and boosters or high chairs are available, but there is no kids menu.
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John D
28 February 2015|
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It changes frequently, but the current list is (prices per piece): Malpeque $2.29 Malpeque Bay, PEI Salty with a slightly bitter lettuce-like flavour Fanny Bay $2.06 Baynes Sound, British Columbia Plump meat with... More
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