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Bonterra Trattoria

1016 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1K2, Canada
+1 403-262-8480
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“carbonara” (14 reviews)
“chef's menu” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1016 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1K2, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a great find - quiet atmosphere, great food, and attentive waitstaff. We made a reservation for the same evening and really enjoyed ourselves.

Thank CMosimann
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has always been our go to for Italian. I called in at 7pm on a Saturday night for a last minute reservation and I got lucked out! They were able to accommodate for an 8pm spot. Food was great and the service was...More

Thank sh0psh0p
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very busy, convivial spot, a favourite of business friends. There is a warmth and life to this place that feels very Italian, and the food and wine is excellent. The calamari starter is fantastic - I gather it's a specialty of the...More

Thank prairieboy46
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So this place is quite nice if you are after a romantic type setting I guess, the pasta is lovely, not the best I have had, but still quite nice. I sincerely appreciate them catering to the dietary restrictions of our group, however a few...More

Thank Lizvenables
Reviewed 10 October 2017

It was recommended by hotel staff so we tried it. It was quite full and we didn't have a reservations but they accommodated us anyway. We waited while they found a spot, cleared the table, etc. Service was quick but waitress wanted to be elsewhere,...More

Thank Saint_Johnny
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Took my elderly parents out for a meal here and they both enjoyed the food and the waiter who was expectionaly patient and kind. We did get a ticket in the parking lot but it was taken care of immediately!

Thank WallysworldCalgary
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The food, what there was of it, was delicious. But the portion was ridiculously small, particularly for the $32 price. I've been taking clients here for many years, but today was the last time. Lunch for 2 with dessert and coffee but no alcohol, appetizers...More

Thank Smith55Calgary
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We've had wonderful experiences here with great food and amazing service, especially when seated on their lovely patio on a beautiful day. Unfortunately, our last experience was notable good and we likely won't go back. Our server was slow and inattentive, the meal portions were...More

Thank CgyGirl
Creative R, Manager at Bonterra Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

We're sorry to hear that your recent experience at Bonterra wasn't up to our usual standards, thank you for reaching out. We'd love to speak to you directly if you could email the General Manager Curtis at curtis.g@boterra.ca

Reviewed 18 August 2017

BT does northern Italian very well, with a focused menu and a good wine list. I only wished that their portions were a bit larger, but this keep me wanting to come back for more. The atmosphere is great and the service attentive. Check it...More

Thank Aurora R
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We arrived at the front of the restaurant, however, were led to the back so the waiter could check the bookings. Since it was windy we selected a table inside the restaurant rather than the patio. We immediately read the menu and noted that the...More

Thank Matteo A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1016 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1K2, Canada
    (10 Ave. S)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Beltline
  • Neighbourhood: Beltline
  • Phone Number: +1 403-262-8480
  • E-mail
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