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Maria Market

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42-2770 32 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T1Y 5S5, Canada
+1 403-291-6828
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Calgary
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253 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

My wife and I were out and about -- we decided to stop in for some Romanian food. The Bistro is attached to a deli ,so you must walk through the deli to get to the bistro. It is a small quaint little place with a beautiful stained glass window. Being our first time, we were unsure if you sat... More 

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Thank Peter R
Fort McMurray, Canada
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Pro: The plate presentation is acceptable with some nice wooden trays. The interior is kind of nice with Eastern Europe character. Con: I ordered the house's bean soup with smoked pork. The soup was from the can and the smoke pork was some very little bacon chopped and boiled together. My friend ordered "Goulash" that was completely tasteless. At the... More 

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Thank M O
Calgary, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

The worst and most expensive lunch that I have ever had. I used to eat here a lot. But never again. The cabbage rolls tasted old, like they had been in the warmer for days. The only good thing that I had was the mashed potatoes. The worst food ever. Wouldn't recommend this restaurant to anyone.

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1 Thank judym3482016
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Delicious food, fresh and cook exactly like in Romania. Very good service! I will go eat there more often if they had a place in the South!

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1 Thank IoanaBomboana
Calgary, Canada
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

found this place quite by accident...happy accident as it turned out. It is a nice oasis in a shopping area/light industrial area. It has an excellent menu for lunch, we were there at nearly 3 pm! The coffee was strong but fresh brewed & the food was delicious eastern European. I had Hungarian Goulash soup - lovely, & a perfect... More 

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Thank 603CarolB
Calgary, Canada
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

I ordered the schnitzel which came with two sides and it was very good and only $15!!! The only reason it did not get a five star is because I believe the food is reheated as the food served in the restaurant comes from the deli side. Don't get me wrong stilled loved the food, I could tell the potatoes,... More 

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Thank Ssaxondog
Canmore, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

Excellent food , good customer service . The restaurant is clean, and the food is sooooo delicious !

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Thank Gabriela T
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

The quality of ingredients and the love for food make all and everything we ordered just perfect. You don't want to cook at home after eating here (and I am cooking since I was 4) The place can look over-decorated but in fact reflects the Romanian tradition of exhibiting every object bearing some memories, around walls and shelves. The service... More 

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Thank Cristian B
canada
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

The dishes have appeal to people with Ukrainian, Polish and Hungarian decent. Generous portions, but pricy for the location. Nice decorations and layout and very pleasant servers.

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Thank abracadabra15
Calgary, Canada
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101 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

A nice little deli full of delightful surprises. You can even have a nice hot meal and have a seat. Great little place packed with all kinds of goodies. Romanian or otherwise, I'm sure you wilk find something interesting to try and taste.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Romanian
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42-2770 32 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T1Y 5S5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-291-6828

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?