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The Living Room

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) #185 of 3,058 Restaurants in Calgary $$$$ , Gluten Free Options
514 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0B1, Canada
+1 403-228-9830
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fondue” (17 reviews)
“beef tartare” (4 reviews)
“oysters” (7 reviews)
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Canadian, Gluten Free Options
514 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0B1, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's been a while since I've been to The Living Room. I wanted a patio that I could make a reservation for a Saturday at with 24 hrs notice and they were able to accommodate! It's a great patio because you are on 17th but...More

Thank tfed2017
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My son wanted to have fondue for his birthday and we went there with the family. It was a good experience. Both the cheese and chocolate fondues were good and our waiter was very nice. It is more a couple or happy hour restaurant but...More

Thank guil
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We come here every time we visit Calgary. Friendly staff who remember us by name and always quick on serving up some drinks! The food is tasty and good to either share or have your own plate. Highly recommend the Shaft drinks, a wonderfully refreshing...More

Thank Dann C
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We tried this restaurant during Big taste week and it did not disappoint. We'd enjoyed oysters, Beef Tartare (hand chopped into small pieces so presentation was a little different than expected), Beet salad, Pear salad, Trout and Beef Ragu. Food and wine - excellent. Service:...More

Thank AlbertaCanadafamily
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

My first visit to the Living Room did not disappoint! I was there to enjoy either a 3 course or 5 course meal as part of dining week in Calgary. I chose the 5 course meal of course, wanting to try the delicious foods and...More

Thank mistygrayeyes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This is a great restaurant on good shopping street. There is an inside and outside area. The food is superb and beautifully presented. The staff could not have been nicer. Don't miss this at least for lunch.

Thank rivermom1
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We happened upon this restaurant walking around our first night out in Calgary. We ate on the patio, so didn't see the inside at all. From the beginning our waiter was friendly, funny and so accommodating. He made great suggestions (we tried the fondue!) and...More

Thank Chillie73
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

4 of us went here for a birthday dinner and it was not bad, not out of this world but not bad. The roasted chicken was really good but the beef flank was not great. For the price it should have been better food. Bottle...More

Thank Daysdream
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We had the occasion to host some new residents in Calgary at one of our favourite old haunts...The Living Room. It's been there for almost 16 years and has consistently been a great place to eat. However, their head chef recently left and they have...More

Thank CaptDrLarry
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The patio is really nice with 2 fire places. The service was great and the food was average. For the price I was expecting a little better food.

Thank Michael S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
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11:00 - 14:00
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11:00 - 14:00
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11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 514 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-228-9830
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