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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)
“lamb” (17 reviews)
“foie gras” (12 reviews)
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French, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank Hunter9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We were really excited to visit Rouge. Very excited to finally try this infamous Calgary dining house. We reserved a set dinner for NYE and were ready to dine! Full Disclosure: We are avid travellers. We frequent Michelin-starred restaurants around the world on a regular...More

2  Thank fillytown
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We went for our wedding and it was fantastic. We took in the tasting menu and shared the wine pairing. It was enough win for both of us without getting sloshed. I would heartily recommend the wine pairing. It made a huge difference to the...More

Thank Ben W
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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
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
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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