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1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
+1 403-531-2767
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (28 reviews)
“cheese dish” (3 reviews)
“lamb” (17 reviews)
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French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got the 6 course chef tasting meal and it was fantastic. They did a really good job of balancing out the strong flavours within each meal and also did a very good job of orchestrating the flavour profiles in each meal so that there...More

Thank Andrew_Lauer
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Our first visit. Love what they did with this heritage building. Friendly service. Good food though very limited lunch menu. Dessert was good too!

Thank Brigitte L
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Just had dinner for 2 on a quiet Monday night. The server was very attentive, drinks and food arrived quickly and efficiently. We have been here several times over the years, they always keep a very high standard.

Thank josephwS4247RL
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Great food, creative, excellent wine list. The service was excellent. they do a terrific job every time. order dishes with sauces.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Why does this restaurant get good reviews? I would have rated it "Terrible" except for the fact the food was tasty. But it was nothing special. Portions were very small for the very expensive price. Absolutely overrated. I would call the place austere. The staff...More

2  Thank Hunter9
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Excellent food, environment and service. Nice presentation. Love their sour dough, no sour favour. Food looks small but appertizer and entree can fill one's stomach up. Quiet neighbourhood. Believe it will be nice during summer time. It's also a famous haunted house in town, if...More

Thank Nora L
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have been going to rouge for approximately 6 years and are amazed with their attention to detail and taste every single time we go. We always get the wine pairings with our chefs tasting menu and have never been disappointed. The...More

Thank TaniaSteeves
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We celebrated our anniversary at Rouge and it was exquisite. Every bite made us feel privileged to be enjoying such wonderful food. The attention by our servers was second to none. The wine list is extensive and suits all sort of budgets. This is one...More

Thank Jacqui W
Reviewed 24 January 2018

We had the tasting menu in one of the private rooms for a fairly large group recently. It had been about 10 years since I last visited Rouge and I really didn't know what to expect, since Rouge has been around for a while and...More

1  Thank mustreadtolive
Reviewed 3 January 2018

had a 6 course meal on new years eve with wine pairings. The servers were extremely knowledgeable about the food and wine being served. The kitchen kept sending out small extra bits of food and wine as well through-out the evening. The food itself was...More

Thank GlitterDiver
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
    (12th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Ample free parking.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Inglewood
  • Neighbourhood: Inglewood
  • Phone Number: +1 403-531-2767
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