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Melrose Cafe & Bar - CLOSED

730 17 Ave SW | The Heart of the Red Mile, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0B7, Canada
+1 403-228-3566
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good37%
  • Average31%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
3 weeks ago
“Close to BMO centre in cowboys casino”
19 May 2015
“Quite the change from the original one in 17 Ave!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Bar, Canadian, Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
730 17 Ave SW | The Heart of the Red Mile, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0B7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 70 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lettuce wraps very good; chicken was sautéed nicely with onions and spices and very tasty in the lettuce. They were out of their pulled beef cowboy sandwich. The sliders were good. They kale and lettuce salad with quinoa was average.The fish in the fish and...More

Thank foodie090
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Went for some quick drinks and food to celebrate a friend's birthday at the new Melrose place within Cowboy's casino; the place was half full, however the 2 waitreses could not keep up with all orders from casino machine customers, leaving us waiting quite some...More

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 16 March 2015

moved to cowboys casino at stampede grounds. Good sports bar and good service. Address is no longer red mile as the building as been demolished.

Thank Clint R
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Went there with two families (4 teens and 4 adults) got a huge booth and settled in for a great lunch. Menu has lots of selection and the staff were very knowledgeable. Friendly front of house staff - short wait - nice lounge on the...More

Thank Richardthetravellguy
Reviewed 1 December 2014 via mobile

The "new" Melrose located inside Cowboys Casino is awful. The food is grossly overpriced for anywhere in the city, nevermind it being in a casino where they are basically supposed to 'give it away'. After ordering I was expecting a grandiose type meal, but it...More

Thank Gimicio
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Visited Melrose before a Flames game. Had to wait a bit for a seat, but it was worth it. Nacho's we had for an appy were great. Rest of the food was good too, and the beer was cold. All in all a good experience.

Thank Habscouple
Reviewed 7 July 2014

I've never worked anywhere where they were so perticular about customer satisfaction. I've also never worked anywhere where they have put so much heart in the detail into the place. Every meal was scrumbticous. The Leong Family is wonderful and I'm so glad I've had...More

Thank MissAnnaC
Reviewed 13 January 2014 via mobile

Seems owners shut it down on Sunday No. Explanation, other than "it was time" Hmm 100 characters Qwertyuioppsdjppll Zxbn Query opp Add dhl

Thank Nakodo
Reviewed 5 December 2013

Every time I've eaten here, the food has always been good. The last visit was during the blizzard so there were only a handful of tables occupied. We were seated promptly into a booth. The menu has the standard selection of sandwiches/burgers, salads, and pizzas....More

Thank LovingSunandSand
Reviewed 13 October 2013 via mobile

This was a disappointing visit. The host/waiter was far from the brightest bulb. Thankfully he only took our drink order which he managed to get wrong. Our waitress was nice... Not attentive however. She perked up toward the ed when we paid.... lovely. My order...More

Thank Kenzybear
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Cuisine
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 17 Ave SW | The Heart of the Red Mile, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Mont royal
  • Neighbourhood: Mont royal
  • Phone Number: +1 403-228-3566
Description
Melrose Cafe and Bar has 2 locations in Calgary - the original on 17th Ave which opened its doors to the community over 20 years ago and morphed into a Calgary staple as "The Heart of the Red Mile" and the new location inside of the revolutionary Cowboys Casino.
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