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Kensington

1131 Kensington Rd NW Th 10, Calgary, Alberta T2N 3P4, Canada
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Great City Neighborhood

My husband and I really enjoyed spending a few hours in this trendy, but totally comfortable... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alverda3
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Spokane, Washington
Charming. Coffee. Restaurants. Nice walk. Across the river from dt.

A wonderful place to visit just across the river from downtown. Can spend an afternoon walking... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
OWD1
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Active nightlife, dining and holistic shopping area.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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1131 Kensington Rd NW Th 10, Calgary, Alberta T2N 3P4, Canada
Northwest Calgary
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I really enjoyed spending a few hours in this trendy, but totally comfortable neighborhood. Parking was a little challenging and we had to drive around quite a bit before we found an open spot, so maybe better to walk here if you're...More

Thank Alverda3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful place to visit just across the river from downtown. Can spend an afternoon walking around.

Thank OWD1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a short walk - or C-train Red Line ride - from the main shopping areas, Kensington offers a wide range of places to browse, eat and shop in a human-scale setting. Get there via the Bow River path network, criss-crossing the river en route...More

Thank William P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Kensington offers a perfect blend of gastro-pubs, cafes and coffee stops, funky unique boutiques, movie theaters and family friendly restaurants. Spend and hour, or spend the day...there is always something happening along one of the premier districts in Calgary. Walking distance to Riley park, the...More

Thank magoosmom
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This is a very trendy and vibrant area of Calgary, not to be missed, and, was my first introduction to the city. The shops are varied - candy stores, natural honey product store (The Beehive), exclusive clothing stores, leather stores, wonderful restaurants of various genres...More

Thank highlandancer
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Kensington is one of Calgary's premier districts to check out when you visit the city. From Calatrava's red pedestrian Peace Bridge crossing the Bow River at 9th St. W to the old Plaza Theatre and Pages Bookstore on Kensington, the area is a great place...More

Thank C. S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This older, trendy neighborhood is a real gem...a variety of great shops and restaurants, coffee shops and specialty shops - a great destination for strolling. We love the breakfasts at The Daily and Vendome, checking out what's new at In Gear, sampling wine at Vine...More

Thank Skyegirle
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Hi, back in1984 was married in this church. I would recommend it for its quaintness and accessibility. The Kensington area has somewhat limited parking, but can be worked out. The church was lovely and seated all my guests. I would totally recommend it.

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The stores are very different there very Interesting and fun, Lots of different foods to try and pubs

Thank Betty J
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Cute trendy area with lots of restaurants, cafes and boutique type shops. Worth spending an afternoon walking around and eating.

Thank CanKor5
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Cotto Italian Comfort Food
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Nearby Attractions
Peace Bridge
315 reviews
.44 km away
Riley Park
50 reviews
.71 km away
McDougall Centre
7 reviews
.80 km away
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