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The Oak Room

$$ - $$$, , Gluten Free Options
Fairmont Palliser Hotel | 133 9th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-262-1234
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
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$$ - $$$
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Fairmont Palliser Hotel | 133 9th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived late afternoon at the Fairmont, Decided on dinner at the hotel and Oak Room was open. Very cozy area and relaxing place with oak bar, nice tables, lighting was very nice. The bar tender did a great job, excellent Manhattan and cosmo. Now...More

Thank Alabamatripcreator
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and I will be sure to pass on your kind words to Anna! On behalf of everyone at Fairmont Palliser and in the Oak Room Lounge, we hope to see you again. Best...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Highlights---Still friendly and accommodating service. Still maintains a stoic ambiance. Still has an attractive and comfortable bar seating area. Cocktails are always premium, the Manhattans were perfect. Lowlights---Smoked salmon flatbread was tired and lacked taste, dough was hard and tasteless. And in all honesty---the overall...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Anna and Renata are amazing servers that create a welcoming environment with a great smile and laugh. Very knowledgeable and professional.

Thank Christopher A
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words, Christopher. I have already passed on your comments to Anna and Renata and they are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time in the Oak Room. Warm regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser

Reviewed 22 March 2018

The Oak Room sports an oaken bar, ornate heavy tables with large comfortable armchairs reminiscent of a gentlemen's club of the early 1900s. The food is very good ... particularly the breakfast which I can highly recommend. The service is excellent with warm and friendly...More

Thank Douglas B
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review, Douglas. I will be sure to pass on your kind comments about the food and service to our food and beverage team. On behalf of everyone at Fairmont Palliser, we look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

This place is calm and so elegant. We had cocktails there before going to thé pool and have dinner after. I loved it. Great atmosphere!More

Thank L0uise14
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write to us about your experience in the Oak Room Lounge, Louise. I am happy to hear you enjoyed the calm and elegant atmosphere and on behalf of everyone at Fairmont Palliser, we look forward to...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

nice place for a cocktail. interesting and creative drink list. friendly staff good food menu selection

Thank hunglow
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am so glad you were able to enjoy a cocktail in our iconic Oak Room Lounge. Looking forward to your next visit. Best regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser

Reviewed 4 January 2018

I found the Oak room a great lounge bar to have a drink and eat from their comprehensive menu. The room is very spacious and has a great vibe and feel to it and can be used for business or social use.More

Thank Barry F
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review, Barry. We're glad you were able to enjoy a cocktail and a bite to eat in the Oak Room Lounge. On behalf of everyone at Fairmont Palliser, we hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

The Palliser hotel is iconic, inside and out, and the Oak Room is a classic hotel lounge, with rich woods and fabrics, well spaced tables, and professional service. On a dreary day it is a cozy refuge. The cocktail list is interesting but the traditional...More

Thank Annette M
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review, Annette. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the ambiance, food and service in our classic Oak Room Lounge. On behalf of everyone at Fairmont Palliser, we look forward to your...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

The Oak Room in a classic, beautiful cocktail bar located in the Palliser Hotel. You can find a large variety of cocktails, and wines on the menu. Also, if you are feeling a little peckish, they offer a great menu. Good drinks, food, and a...More

Thank Dominique L
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write to us about your experience in the Oak Room Lounge. It is true that the room has a lot of history and we are proud to serve quality cocktails, food and extensive wine offerings. See...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017

The Fairmont Palliser is a Calgary landmark hotel - there's nothing else like it in town. The Oak Room is set on the main floor, just off the lobby, and has very high ceilings. We felt the room was a bit dark, with no wow...More

Thank BenLar137
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Thank you for spending time in our Oak Room Lounge. We appreciate your insights and will pass on your comments on to our entire team. Best regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser

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733vagabond
15 June 2017|
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Response from LindsayGallagherPAL | Property representative |
That is no problem at all, Ross. We have a brand new menu with lots of delicious items to try! We look forward to welcoming you to Fairmont Palliser very soon. Best regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fairmont Palliser Hotel | 133 9th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-262-1234
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Fairmont Palliser
Description
Where the martini crowd mixes with the Microbrew crew, Cosmopolitans enjoy a relaxed chat with the smoothest single malts in town and enticing tapas are both appetizer and accompaniment. The Oak Room Lounge - Calgary's place to sip, mingle and be seen. For lunch, after work get-togethers and evening rendezvous. Make it your scene. The Oak Room Bar and Lobby Lounge shake things up and serve both vintage cocktails and our twist on classic cocktails. Now featuring the Classics. Perfected. cocktail menu as well as brand new offerings for summer 2017.
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