New restaurants in Calgary? These are our three favorite words.
We’ve put together a list of all the new YYC restaurants you should try out.
There is always plenty to do in this city, and these new restaurants are expanding our dining lists more than ever.
Here are 14 new Calgary restaurants to try now or in the near future.
LOCAL public restaurant – Barclay
LOCAL Public Eatery has officially opened its brand new Calgary store in Eau Claire, at the end of Barclay Parade, near the Bow River.
Address: 201 Barclay Parade SO, Calgary
First Street Market
Located at 1327 1st Street SW, the new dining destination is located on the ground floor of the Undergrowth tour – it opened smoothly on August 24. The official opening to the public is August 30.
Address: 1327 1st Street SO, Calgary
Higher Ground – 17th Ave
One of Calgary’s favorite coffeehouse families, Higher Ground, has opened its new location. The cafe, which operates two locations in Kensington and Capitol Hill, has now opened a third outpost at 715 17 Avenue SW, the former address of a notable and busy Starbucks.
Address: 715 17 avenue SO, Calgary
A new authentic Mexican street food spot is opening in Calgary. Tu Taco launched at 1414 Kensington Road NW earlier this month. Kensington’s new restaurant offers homemade corn tortillas, street tacos, tostadas and burritos.
Address: 1414 Kensington Road NW, Calgary
Roy’s Korean cuisine
Roy’s Korean Kitchen opened recently and Calgarians love its modern Korean dishes. Located at 2024 4 Street SW in Mission, this cool restaurant serves snacks and drinks in an upscale atmosphere.
Address: 2024 4 Rue SO, Calgary
Milk ice cream shop
Milk ice cream has slowly started to pick up in Calgary, and we can’t wait to visit the small batch treat supplier. The artisanal ice cream brand now operates at 2614 4 Street NW.
Address: 2614 4 Street NW, Calgary
Halal Guys – Calgary
The Halal Guys opened its first location in Calgary, giving YYC diners a taste of the iconic brand’s delicious food. The food cart turned into a fast food chain originated in New York City in the 90s and has since racked up a cult following. His the menu is popular for sandwiches and platters garnished with chicken and / or gyroscope.
Address: 923 17th Avenue SW
Another promising place for bloated handhelds has officially opened at YYC: Munchies Calgary. Munchies now operates at 6307 Bowness Road NW in the heart of Bowness.
Address: 6307 Bowness Road NW, Calgary
Cafe Deville – 17th Ave
Deville Coffee continues to expand around Calgary! The local name announced that its new outpost is expected to open next week. Located at 1103 17th Ave SW, the cool spot for pastries and a cup of joe will officially open to the public on Monday, August 30.
Address: 1103 17th Ave SO, Calgary
Whiskey Rose Saloon
Whiskey Rose Saloon is set to open this fall at 1012 17th Avenue SW, the former home of Italian restaurant Cibo, and it looks like it will be a good time.
Address: 1012 17th Avenue SO, Calgary
A popular chain of loaded cinnamon buns will soon open their first YYC location: Cinnaholic Calgary arrives at 17th Avenue. The very first location in Calgary for the vegan, made from scratch, gourmet cinnamon bun franchise will be at 608 17th Avenue SW.
Address: 608 17th Avenue SO, Calgary
Modern Steak / Modern Ocean
The Modern Group officially opens a new location in South Calgary. The 10606 Southport Road SW outpost will be the third for the group, which also operates a site in Kensington and on Stephen Avenue.
Address: 10606 Southport Road SW, Calgary
The concept will open a brand new location at YYC, this time in Sage Hill Quarter NW. The no-frills place for burgers and milkshakes quickly gained popularity with locals. In addition to burgers, it offers customers fries, classic milkshakes, and even bubble tea.
Address: Neighborhood Sage Hill NW, Calgary
This 17th Avenue address has hosted iconic venues over the years (the iconic Melrose Cafe & Bar patio and upscale French restaurant Royale both lived there). Now something new is happening in space, through the “modern nostalgia” Porch restaurant.
Address: 730 17th Avenue SW