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The Dove's Nest

) #578 of 3,058 Restaurants in Calgary $$ - $$$ , American, British
106A-1600 90 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2V 5A8, Canada
+1 403-258-3300
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (14 reviews)
“quiche” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 16:00All hours
Canadian, American, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
106A-1600 90 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2V 5A8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is decent, the atmosphere is quaint, and the service was good. Large selection of teas. It was my first visit, and despite the good it will likely be my last. One in our party of 3 asked that her tuna sandwich be...More

Thank Favrielle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have a large variety of teas and you can choose a china tea cup from a selection to drink from. The staff were poorly trained and the overall experience did not emulate the upper end tea house experience that their menu and neighborhood portrayed....More

Thank SaucyEats
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We were here for a late lunch (2 pm) and were pleasantly surprised - the decor is neutral throughout, with quaint tables and wooden chairs. Many tea rooms have tables crammed together in a small space - this is not the case with The Dove's...More

Thank highlandancer
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Just love having lunch here - Gail is the best! I am addicted to the scones with Devonshire cream - it's my drug of choice. The quiche is absolutely the best too. At least once per week and have not had enough yet.

Thank Vladimir1968
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The scones and devonshire cream here are my constant craving. I try to keep myself to only once per week. The service and atmosphere are great, and it doesn't hurt that I am usually one of the youngest people there. ;)

Thank Vladimir1968
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The Dove's Nest is one of my all time favourite places. The food is delicious and they offer some of the best Gluten Free options on the continent! The owner and staff take pride and care in creating a warm environment and delicious treats for...More

Thank OnTheRoadAgain45888
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Tad pricey if on a buget, right by heritage park and nice selection of loose teas, the one worker looked a tad like Helen Miren hehe

Thank Tasha C
Reviewed 23 September 2016

My partner and I were in Calgary recently for a brief getaway. While in town, we made it a point to try at least one High Tea. We selected the Dove's Nest based, in part, on the good reviews it's received on this site; and,...More

Thank PookyCake
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The best quiche I have ever had, and I am not even fan of quiche. The scones with Devonshire cream are terrific. The service is great, the owner is very hospitable. We try to go once a week.

Thank Vladimir1968
Reviewed 20 August 2016

My sisters and I went to the Doves Nest in the Glenmore Landing, a strip mall in SW Calgary. It's a bit unexpected to find a tea room in a strip mall, but it's a wonderful surprise. We ordered herbal teas to go with our...More

Thank Khru_JoAnne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106A-1600 90 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2V 5A8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-258-3300
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