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1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
+1 403-531-2767
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (24 reviews)
“lamb” (17 reviews)
“caviar” (3 reviews)
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French, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1240 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0M7, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the tasting menu in one of the private rooms for a fairly large group recently. It had been about 10 years since I last visited Rouge and I really didn't know what to expect, since Rouge has been around for a while and...More

Thank mustreadtolive
Reviewed 3 January 2018

had a 6 course meal on new years eve with wine pairings. The servers were extremely knowledgeable about the food and wine being served. The kitchen kept sending out small extra bits of food and wine as well through-out the evening. The food itself was...More

Thank GlitterDiver
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We were really excited to visit Rouge. Very excited to finally try this infamous Calgary dining house. We reserved a set dinner for NYE and were ready to dine! Full Disclosure: We are avid travellers. We frequent Michelin-starred restaurants around the world on a regular...More

1  Thank fillytown
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We went for our wedding and it was fantastic. We took in the tasting menu and shared the wine pairing. It was enough win for both of us without getting sloshed. I would heartily recommend the wine pairing. It made a huge difference to the...More

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 15 December 2017

My husband and I, along with another couple, went for dinner on December 14, 2017 and enjoyed one of the best dining experience ever. We had the chefs tasting with the wine pairings. Every course and every wine selected was perfect. The service was beyond...More

Thank Calberta
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

From the unassuming exteriors to the simple set-up inside, this restaurant will almost leave you under-expecting. But boy will they overdeliver. Menu is pricey but you are going to have your most exquisite meal in cowtown. We had cocktails with canapés made from bison meat...More

Thank PQ529
Reviewed 18 November 2017

My husband and I had an amazing dinner on November 15th. We had 3 tasteful samplings from the chef - prior to our entrées. The wine (Touzet Merlot), food (Pork Belly and Braised Benchmark Beef Cheek), customer-focused service, and overall experience was fantastic! Our server...More

Thank zansus
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We went on a date night and overall was good but overpriced for what we got. Service was good, server asked if it was a special night before we were seated and explained all the dishes. We ordered the consommé soup which tasted like it...More

Thank J1198
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We had a birthday dinner here after a 20 year absence. My appetizer was good but so tiny as to be more of an amuse bouche. My main course of salmon was excellent but similarly diminutive. Wine selection was extensive and service was polite, but...More

Thank selmer
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Presentation, service, and food was really good, but very very small portions for the price. Left hungry after a 6 course meal!

Thank Brenda M
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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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