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Bistro Provence

French, European, Canadian
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52 North Railway St, Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1J3, Canada
+1 403-938-2224
11:00 - 19:30
Closed now
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Tue - Wed 11:00 - 16:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 19:30
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was the first time I had ever eaten there. The service and the food were great! It was nice getting out of Calgary and places where you feel rushed to eat your food. It was a quaint place that I would definitely return to. The beef, Bordeaux and escargot was delish! Would recommend this to anyone.

Thank courtz1977
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Hadn't been here in years and was hesitant t go because I'd remembered it being quite expensive. We went at lunch time this past weekend, and the lunch menu is quite average pricing, but there was nothing average about the food. My fiance and I each had a panini and soup. Both sandwiches were amazing - fabulous flavours! I also... More 

Thank Sharon R
Calgary, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

We went there for the 1st time since moving to Okotoks a few months ago. Ed (owner) was busy but was a perfect host! We ordered an appetizer, dinner & dessert, all were fabulously prepared & presented. We will most certainly be back in the near future.

1 Thank 140Scott
calgary alberta canada
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

180 degrees from mass market dining. Casual and exceptionally friendly atmosphere with 5 star dining rarely found outside of Provence France. Worth every penny and then some.

2 Thank ooicu2
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Five friends and I were treated as if we were the only diners though each table seemed to be enjoying the same service. The food was great as it always is. The chef came to our table to ask if we were enjoying our meals and had a short chat with us. I am from Okotoks and have dined there... More 

3 Thank Suzanne M
Okotoks, Canada
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

A very special experience made by great food and Ed's welcoming service. Wonderful preparation and presentation. Small and cozy setting. Try the escargot and the creme brule.

2 Thank kail573
Okotoks, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Tasty food, great service, friendly owners. All in the oldest building in Okotoks, the old post office was build in 1892 and is still a beacon of downtown.

2 Thank ab0ss
Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Unfortunately this was not worth the wait.... Was expecting a very nice interior and it was very old and dated....I respect the owners idea to have it small so people are waited on but me and my boyfriend were there for 3.5hrs.....that is unacceptable for an appie, main-course and dessert and all were not worth the higher then usual price.... More 

Thank Misbrit
Calgary, Canada
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67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Small restaurant run by husband and wife team. Great quiet atmosphere, the place only has 6-7 tables! Food is excellent and with beautiful presentation. I will definitely be back

2 Thank CanadianTravelGurl
Okotoks, Canada
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77 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Good food cooked well. No TVs on the wall so you aren't competing with sports games when talking. Husband and wife manage and run this place - attention to detail is amazing- and they do actually care!! You won't be disappointed.

5 Thank Whybs27

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$23
French, European, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 North Railway St, Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1J3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Okotoks
  • Phone Number: +1 403-938-2224
Bistro 1882 is a casual Okotoks restaurant, 10 minutes south of Calgary

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?