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Bolero

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Southwest Calgary
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6920 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2H 0L3, Canada
14032593119
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17:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 14:00 - 22:00
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Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place used to be so awesome, used to go there for almost all of our celebrations. Since Christmas I been there twice and it seems like they are just going down hill.. Our family took my mom there for her birthday, older and harder to impress I requested/ made reservation days in advance for best table possible (went during... More 

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Thank Ania K
Calgary, Canada
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've eaten here twice. It is a dimly lit restaurant which makes it difficult to see exactly how cooked your meat is. On my first visit I had a piece of raw meat, not rare, raw. It really put me off. The service can be slow, looking around hoping someone is going to come by again. You definitely leave full... More 

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Thank W W
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were with our Adult kids at the Sunday brunch at Bolero. We had a very good time, we loved the brunch selection and the rodizio was very good, the meats were tasty and juicy. Though it didn't have the same variety as diner, to be a brunch has a good selection. Our server and the employees that brought the... More 

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Thank Lucia B
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed for my birthday dinner. The meat and buffet food was cold. The meat looked and tasted raw. The server was rude when he told me to use the tongs. Well guess what buddy, its my first time I have ever used tongs in a restaurant to grab my food so I can eat. After that we decided to... More 

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Thank Christina W
Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Went here for Sunday brunch with a group of friends, we were all blown away, it was SO good! There was an awesome variety of food in the buffet and to top all of that, you also get to enjoy as much Brazilian meat as you can eat!

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Thank peating
calgary
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I love this place for brunch. the usual eggs bennie sausage bacon, eggs but the gaucho experience is really cool. besides the usual buffet, the servers come to your table offering different meats that have been slow cooking. you have a red and green item at your table. as long as the green side is up, they will bring you... More 

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Thank jloriginal
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Been to Bolero around a dozen times. Love it. The food is so good, but even more the service has always been amazing! Bring family, bring friends, bring anyone!

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Thank Justin G
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I had wanted to try this place since first landing in Calgary almost a decade ago, and tonight my wife decided to take me for my birthday. BRING YOUR APPETITE. We opted for the full Rodizio(they'll explain the different dining options) This place was a carnivore's paradise, and I am not exaggerating when I say that everything brought to the... More 

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Thank Jerry D
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48 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

For special occasions, this is a favorite go-to. All-you-can-eat brazilian kebabs brought to your table, with meat, meat, and more meat. (Although the pineapple skewers are amazingly good too). Service has always been excellent, and the food quality is invariably good. Some dishes may be more to your taste than others. price is a bit high for a regular experience.

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Thank Beekeeper9922
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

If you are a carnivore, then this is the very best restaurant for you. Beef, chicken, pork, lamb, ribs are all slow roasted on kebabs on an open flame grill. The gaucho/waiters come around to your table with the kebabs and slice off a portion as long as your table indicator is turned green side up. You can go all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Brazilian, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6920 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2H 0L3, Canada
  • Public Transportation: We are a 10 minute walk from Chinook L.R.T.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Southwest Calgary
  • Neighbourhood: Southwest Calgary
  • Phone Number: 14032593119
Description
Located close to the corner of Glenmore and Macleod we are Calgary's first Brazilian BBQ style restaurant. At Bolero the customer is in charge of the timing on our wide selection of churrasco(skewers) to be brought to your table by our Gaucho Chefs. Green means go and Red means stop. A perfect setting for any festive occasion as we offer a wide range of different, cocktails, wine, and beer. Dining with friends and family was meant to be fun, the Brazilian way!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?