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Workshop Kitchen + Culture

608 1 St SW | Located in the Grand Theatre Building - Downtown, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1M6, Canada
+1 403-266-7062
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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608 1 St SW | Located in the Grand Theatre Building - Downtown, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1M6, Canada
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1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The service Bobby gave us was fantastic, cater to my kids asks. We chose a few appetizers, kids took the chicken and Gnocchi with amazing mushroom and truffle oil (on the side), I ordered the rack of lamb (the only dish which was not perfect)....More

Thank guywellesley
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Had not heard about this restaurant until my niece booked it for a family celebration last weekend. We were a party of 12 and opted for the 5 course improv meal - meaning we sit down and they just bring on the food. It was...More

Thank JOANNE5527
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Our last night in Canada. Great atmosphere and seriously good & interesting food beautifully presented by a chef who is clearly talented and loves his work. All perfectly presented by charming Niesha who was knowledgable, smart, witty and utterly charming. We Brits have SO much...More

Thank julia s
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere has hit the perfect blend of nestalgia with updated sleek design. The food is always great and their Lougheed lunch specials with a coffee or pop and a desert for $25 is hard to beat. A must try!

Thank Ryan F
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Chef Kenny and crew have something new, fresh and innovative for your dining pleasure! Check it out if you can get a reservation! Extra good luck during Stampede!!

Thank John C
Reviewed June 24, 2018

I was introduced to this restaurant by friends and enjoyed it so much, I took my husband there a couple of weeks later. My friends advised to leave the choice for cocktails and food up to the staff. All you need to do is let...More

1  Thank Karen W
Reviewed June 20, 2018

I have to agree with most people on this site, that you need to try this place. The atmosphere is very trendy, and a great spot to have a business meal, or just a causal meal with family or friends. The menu is great with...More

Thank Mkilburn9
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Wow! We lucked out with a random walk in here. We chose the 3 course Improv with paired wines. Every piece on the plate was thoughtfully flavored to perfection. Perfect serving size. Go try it!

Thank July2008Alberta
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Lougheed Lunch offers great choices. Dave attentive but not hovering. Tap water in a bottle, funky touch. Easy to follow menu. First time here and happy original spot was closed for the day. Dropped in for lunch and lucky to get a table, will definitely...More

Thank georgec92
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

You must try this restaurant. I tried the three course meal and it was AMAZING. We ate slow, smelled the food, talked about the food, it was fantastic.

Thank Jennifer M
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Sameer R
March 31, 2018|
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Response from Ilume | Reviewed this property |
Dress is casual.
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tonia s
February 28, 2018|
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Response from Robert C | Reviewed this property |
Early in the evening, quiet and well-behaved would be fine. But, really, it is an adult restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 608 1 St SW | Located in the Grand Theatre Building - Downtown, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1M6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-266-7062
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