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1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
+1 403-531-2767
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (21 reviews)
“six courses” (3 reviews)
“caviar” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
French, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for my husband's birthday. Loved it. The service was top notch. We did the Tasting Menu and there wasn't one thing that wasn't outstanding!! Highly recommend trying it

Thank anitav512
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attention to detail! That best describes the experience of dining at Rouge. The food is fantastic, the flavors, textures and appearance beautifully combine for a first rate meal. The grounds are beautifully maintained, allowing diners an opportunity to casually wander and see the gardens where...More

Thank NedChiwalski
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a 5 pm reservation for two couples and were seated outside under a lighted tent. We walked around the garden and enjoyed a long, slow dinner with friends. The service was good and professional. I got the lobster ravioli appetizer- it was very...More

Thank nsfranky
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We went here to celebrate our birthdays, anniversary and have a fabulous night. Rouge did not disappoint. They called to confirm our reservation and were attentive from the moment we walked in the door. We had the chef's menu and it was worth every penny....More

Thank travellingshow2013
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Atmosphere, staff and food are all excellent! We love that they use food from their garden and shop local for items they can not grow themselves. The wine and food pairings are top notch. We like to try new dishes and have not once been...More

Thank TravellingAlbertans
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Rouge is one of the best restaurants in Calgary, from menu selection, to presentation, to food quality combined with outstanding professional service, it is a must visit while staying in Calgary, AB.

Thank Leo B
Reviewed 9 July 2017

One of my friends picked the Rouge for lunch for 5 of us. Staff was extremely well trained, polite and helpful. As I am not a hoity toity type of eater, I found it somewhat pretentious and over priced. Don't get me wrong, I thoroughly...More

Thank VivianLeslie10
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Dined with business associates from out of town. First time here for me - I was quite impressed with the historic building and lay out of the restaurant. For that alone, it's worth a trip to a unique setting. We all found the appetizers and...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Tasting menu was A-1. with 6 courses, and great variety, presentation and taste. Wine list quite expensive, and service good but not intrusive. Only complaint was the rib eye course was dry and tasteless. But the other courses were great, and in particular, the foie...More

Thank MojitosMom
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

My husband took me here for my birthday and have to say WOW! We had the tasting menu and every course was amazing and flawless. The service was also exceptional, our waiter was very knowledgeable about the restaurant and area. Would definitely recommend this restaurant...More

Thank Geraldine G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
    (12th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Ample free parking.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Inglewood
  • Neighbourhood: Inglewood
  • Phone Number: +1 403-531-2767
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