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Bistro Provence

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French, European, Canadian
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52 North Railway St, Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1J3, Canada
+1 403-938-2224
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Wed 11:00 - 16:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 19:30
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Calgary, Canada
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188 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice reason for short trip to Okotoks (from Calgary). Small cozy restaurant with friendly owner service. Met some friends there on Good Friday for a very relaxing long lunch. They serve a variety of panini style sandwiches. All very good.

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Thank Dan M
Saskatoon, Canada
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you truly want to have a relaxing evening with remarkable food - this is the place! Everything we ordered was 10 out of 10. Not only is the food mouth-watering, the service is extremely friendly and engaging! When in Okotoks, DON"T eat anywhere else!!!!

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Thank MikeGoalie
Okotoks, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We had booked the restaurant for a family reunion/birthday dinner. It was amazing the atmosphere and the food! WOW! the food was incredible I had the Rosemary Lamb Chop with scalloped potatoes and vegetables and it was amazing! The best food I have ever had! I would recommend this place to everyone!

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Thank Bumminbythebeach22
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I took my Mom out for dinner here due to high recommendation from everyone. We arrived and the host was great. We sat down. Ordered Crab Dip. It wasn't great. The crab tasted like prepackaged crab and the tuna tasted like can tuna. Was disappointed. The Ceaser (drink) was very watery. Then my Mom order spinach salad with brie cheese... More 

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Thank Jaret K
Calgary
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

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.

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Thank courtz1977
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 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 

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Thank Sharon R
Calgary, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 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.

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1 Thank 140Scott
calgary alberta canada
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
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.

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2 Thank ooicu2
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 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 

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3 Thank Suzanne M
Okotoks, Canada
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$22
Cuisine
French, European, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 16:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:30
Friday
11:00 - 19:30
Saturday
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
Description
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?