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Calypso's Taverna

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner
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Menu

APPETIZERS‎
6.00
Tzatziki and Pita or Hummus and Pita
7.00
Tirokafteri and Pita
Whipped feta blended with hot peppers.
9.00
Calamari
Deep fried in light batter.
8.00
Poseidon Garithes
Prawns‎ sauteed with butter, wine and garlic herbs.
12.00
Saganaki
Fried kefalograviara cheese.
30.00
Appetizer Platter for Two
Calamari, poseidon garithes, spanakopita, soutzoukakia, tzatziki and pita.
SOUPS‎
5.00
Avgolemono
4.00
Soup of the Day
SALADS‎
Regular 9.00
Large 12.00
Greek Salad
Tomatoes, cucumbers, green pepper, onions and feta cheesed topped with out own dressing
Regular 7.00
Large 10.00
Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce topped with our homemade caesar dressing.
12.00
Calypso Salad
Grilled chicken served on a bed of romaine lettuce, topped with peppers, onions and tomatoes drizzled with a balsamic dressing.
LUNCH PLATES‎
12.00
Dolmades
Grapevine leaves stuffed with lean ground meat and rice. Topped with lemon sauce. Served with choice of salad or soup.
10.00
Spanakopita
Savory greek pastry filled with spinach and feta cheese and your choice of greek or ceasar salad.
12.00
Calamari Combo
Calamari served with your choice of soup, greek or caesar salad.
11.00
Soutzoukakia
Meatballs in a spicy tomato sauce, served with rice and vegetables.
12.00
Mousaka
Layers of grilled eggplant, zucchini, potatoes and ground beef topped with a creamy bechamel sauce with greek or caesar salad.
14.00
Kleftiko
Slow roasted seasoned lamb, served with rice and roast potatoes.
14.00
Grilled Salmon
Charbroiled to perfection, served with rice and your choice of salad.
SOULAKIA‎
11.00
Chicken
12.00
Lamb
12.00
Prawns
SANDWICHES‎
9.00
Fries
Soup
Fries with a caesar +2.00
Greek salad +0.00
Chicken Pita
Grilled marinated chicken breast wrapped with diced tomatoes onions and tzatziki.
9.00
Fries
Soup
Fries with a caesar +2.00
Greek salad +0.00
Chicken Wrap
Grilled chicken wrapped with tomatoes, lettuce, cheddar cheese and caesar dressing.
9.00
Fries
Soup
Fries with a caesar +2.00
Greek salad +0.00
Gryo Pita
Sliced grilled gyro, wrapped with diced tomatoes, onions and tzatziki.
11.00
Fries
Soup
Fries with a caesar +2.00
Greek salad +0.00
Greek Club House
Donair,‎ chicken, bacon, lettuce, tomatoes, tzatziki in a grilled pita.
8.00
Fries
Soup
Fries with a caesar +2.00
Greek salad +0.00
BLT
Bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayo, served on a ciabatta bun,
11.00
Fries
Soup
Fries with a caesar +2.00
Greek salad +0.00
Seafood Delight
Baby shrimp, fresh crab meat, smoked salmon and pickles tossed with mayo served on a ciabatta bun.
Sandwiches are served with fries or soup. Substitute fries with a caesar 2.00 or greek salad 3.00
PASTA‎
10.00
Vegetarian Pasta
Fresh vegetables tossed in fresh tomato sauce with wine and feta.
12.00
Chicken Alfredo
Fettuccini pasta served with alfredo sauce and sauteed chicken.
12.00
Aegean Lasagna
Prawns, crabmeat and scallops in a white cream sauce.
12.00
Lasagna
With a greek salad.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Reviews (126)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I really did enjoy my experience here. The food is home style, filling, and cheap for the portion size. There are some really good dishes here such as the dolmates appetizer, lamb kleftiko main, and the bugatsa dessert. Will definitely be back to try other...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank travelblaster42
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding lamb dishes, chicken and beef souvlaki are outstanding. Cesar salad is outstanding so is the soup. Only complaint is the lamb chops for the price is about 2 chops short. Don’t miss this place if your in town.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank wick1979
Reviewed December 13, 2018

This is definitely not the best Greek Food, must have been a family member posted the review. I ordered a simple chicken souvlaki to go, the rice was hard and undercooked, There was not much chicken and what was there was kind of dry, for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 813herma
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Friendly family restaurant, with staff and owners who take effort providing good service, being attentive to your needs and chatty if you so desire. Food is very moreish, homestyle Greek food. Portions are very large, easily can provide some to take home. And it is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank juanjoselandip
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Calypsos Taverna has just been rated the best Greek Restaurant in Calgary. It is a family owned restaurant that is open for business lunch and dinner. The serving staff is wonderful providing you with fresh made greek dishes such as mousakka, roast suckling pig and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lindaG6303AK
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Five of us went to Calypso's Taverna for lunch on a Saturday. The restaurant was very quite. We had the calamari, saganaki, greek salad, lentil soup, appetizer platter, kleftiko, and artemis chicken followed by baklava and filo pastry stuffed with custard, garnished with sugar and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Edwin F
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a new place for lunch. After visiting to see it and being welcomed by the Chef Peter, we decided this was definitely the place. Went back today and enjoyed both the food and atmosphere. Our choices were the expected Greek Salad,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank linda m
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

A friend recommended this restaurant and so we went...no reservations but they found us a table. Place was packed. Service was truly amazing. The moussaka was delicious and the salmon was done to perfection. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MACINK
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

walked into the place and it was so clean. food was so tasty fresh kids devoured there food my chicken and prawns where perfect .will be coming back here for ill be back for the lamb next time

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank shaunr304
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Neighbourhood gem in our Capitol Hill community. Very welcoming hospitality. Superb food; best calamari ever! Love that the salad is included in the price of the mains. Huge portions of every main dish. We never leave there without a "take home" box of left-overs to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 769cathib
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