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1.9 km from Calgary Tower
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With an atmosphere that breathes relaxed elegance, Vero Bistro presents a menu that defines inspired Italian Fusion Cuisine. Vero's Chef Jenny believes strongly in the importance of fresh, healthy food while supporting the local community and strives to create flavourful inspired cuisine using quality ingredients sourced from a variety of trusted local producers, Remarkable starters and plates designed for sharing are offered along side hearty entrees, such as the house made pasta, grass fed beef, seafood, lamb, chicken and duck, with many gluten-free options available. Featured small plates include, Meatball 'Bolognese', Signature Sweet Potato Gnocchi with wild boar bacon and gorgonzola, as
US$17 - US$24
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Italian, European, Canadian, Contemporary, Fusion
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, BYOB
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Reviewed February 21, 2021 via mobile

Absolutely divine! My girl and I enjoy dining out and experiencing new restaurants we’ve never been to. Vero was my birthday surprise and wow were we impressed! It’s chic, comfortable and has a great atmosphere. Our server Chad (fellow foodie) treated us so well, suggested...favourites from the menu and had perfect wine accompaniments! We enjoyed: olives, bruschetta, calamari, gnocchi, meatballs and the surf & turf. An exquisite dining experience and is truly Mediterranean! This is a special place- great for date nights, foodies or just treating yourself to one of Canada’s best dining experiences. Of all the thousands of places we have enjoyed this is in top all time! Chef Jenny is very talented, strives for excellence and her menu is always amazing! Chef de Service Michael offers warm welcome, impeccable service and a perfectly selected wine/drink list. Vero is a dream team of culinary success! ***rated as one of the Top 100 Best Restaurants in Canada*** I would comfortably state Top 10! Vero is more than a restaurant it is a destination...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed December 6, 2020

We have been coming to Vero for a number of years and it continues to be our favorite restaurant in Calgary. Vero is our go to place whenever we have a special celebration and during covid, we have continued to do the take out dinners....The menu changes daily and we love the variety. The flavor and dishes are incredible and I have recommended Vero to my friends and family and they have all been impressed. Thank you chef Jenny!!!More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed December 6, 2020

Ordered the dinner for 4 take out special last night and the food is amazing! Everything was top notch. Wish we could dine in but because of this pandemic we had no choice but to order take out. The price was super reasonable and the...portion size was more than we expected. Even with it being take out, it was still super good! Will be looking forward to seeing the great dinners for take out this place has to offer!!More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed November 19, 2020

Haven't been here in many months due to covid but decided to get the takeout diner for 2. Salad, lasagna, Osso bucco w polenta mmm. Brussel sprouts in a curry sauce may sound odd as a side but trust me, it was all delightful. Looking...forward to our next time. My wife & I think Jenny's food is outstanding for a very reasonable price.More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed November 18, 2020

I was celebrating my 2 year anniversy with my girlfriend and we decided to come here. The food was some of the best food I've had in my recent years. The service was delightful as well and the mood/theme of the restaurant really made the...dining experience a 10/10.More

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Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed November 18, 2020

The food was amazing. The freshness the different tastes. The seafood was exquisite. Vero Bistro is our go to place for special occasions. It is never disappointing. Highly recommend

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Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed October 26, 2020

Its has been some time since we eat at Vero due to the pandemic. The food and service was exceptional. We ordered the seafood platter and it was to die for. More sea food than two people could eat. It was prepared very well and...plated with care.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed October 23, 2020

Vero Bistro is my go to place for special occasions. I had my 30th birthday here as well as anniversaries. It’s the one place I know that I don’t have to worry about what food is being served. I know it will be good and...it always has. The staff there are so personable and for years now, I keep coming back here and leaving with a great feeling. They make you feel special here. Both the food and the people. I was here for my anniversary with my boyfriend and chef Jenny and chad who waited on our table, made the whole experience amazing. My boyfriend whose first time it was at vero bistro is now a convert. He noted that the playlist was really good.More

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Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed October 11, 2020 via mobile

We saw Vero's ad for their thanksgiving takeout dinner special and we decided to order because the menu looked fabulous and reasonably priced. Each item was packed very well, generous portions and tasted so good! Food is slightly as always!

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed September 20, 2020 via mobile

Went for dinner with my family. It's was only okay. It's not a bad restaurant, but it's also not great . Lamb was good , Pasta was average at best and seemed overpriced to me. Seafood stew was okay , maybe even a bit below.... I won't come back , Calgary has much better option then thisMore

Date of visit: September 2020
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Street parking in the Kensington Neighbourhood
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Street parking. May have to walk a few blocks.
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  • Vero Bistro Moderne is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5