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220 42 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 1Y4, Canada
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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220 42 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 1Y4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The minute you enter Alloy, you know you're in for a treat. Although the building sits in one of Calgary's industrial areas, the contemporary interior is, well, gorgeous. We has out of country guests, so beef was the choice all around. The grilling chef did...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mary T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m kind of in the middle on this one. Took Zac here for his birthday in November. Went all out, wine, 5 course dinner... food was fun, thoughtful and very tasty. Decor was lame.... early 2000’s staged theme.... wasn’t for me. Could use an update...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank soshamonay1
Reviewed 1 week ago

For New Years Eve, Alloy hosted a 5 course tasting menu with an amuse bouche and palate cleanser. I had high expectations entering into this restaurant but came out feeling disappointed. On entering the restaurant it felt warm and welcoming, but the location of it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank laurenc16061990
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us went here to celebrate the Xmas season. The restaurant was very busy. Perhaps that could explain why it took more than 45 minutes for us to have our entrees served after they were ordered. Our server was extremely professional, but she had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first visit was great so I have now gone back a year later. Uri has made it even better. The ambiance and the service are a welcome change to the pack of new places that seem all the same. Service over and above is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Karl5968
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

The cauliflower ginger soup and the seafood risotto were superb. I tried a bit of the lamb loaf as well, and the taste was excellent. Top notch service and excellent atmosphere.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Vladimir1968
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We decided to travel to Banff for our wedding anniversary with a stop over in Calgary for the night and decided to try out one of the top rated restaurants according to Avenue magazine. We were not disappointed. My wife and I both had the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ken D
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We have visited this restaurant twice and have been impressed both times with the service and the food. I love how they are flexible to changing many of their dishes for my allergies - gluten, dairy & nightshade vegetables. I would recommend this restaurant to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ValMacCalgary
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for an early supper to avoid the traffic on the Deerfoot. Restaurant opens at 5 for supper so we were the first guests. The atmosphere was excellent for a business meeting and staff were very helpful and deserve a 5 out of 5...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank E8396PWrobertd
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The food was very delicious but it should be as its very pricey, the servers were very attentive and friendly.it has a nice ambiance as well.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 40andgreat
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Johan A
21 August 2016|
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Response from DougFromCalgary | Reviewed this property |
Not formal but it's generally not appropriate to wear jeans in the classier restaurants although a lot of people do.
21 February 2016|
Response from timetobeinspired | Reviewed this property |
Glad to hear it!
7 January 2015|
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Response from Don G | Reviewed this property |
There must be some confusion. Alloy Restaurant is a single story building and I do not understand the reference to the "pineapple building" or water parks. There is no water park in the vicinity of Alloy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 42 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 1Y4, Canada
    (42 Ave. and Macleod Trail)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Alyth - Bonnybrook - Manchester
  • Neighbourhood: Alyth - Bonnybrook - Manchester
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