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Next Door Wine Bar

#415 of 3,025 Restaurants in Calgary}
$$ - $$$, Mediterranean
1A-8330 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2H 2V2, Canada
+1 403-255-1222
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“arancini” (3 reviews)
“tapas” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Wine Bar, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1A-8330 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2H 2V2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 2 November 2017

My friend and I met at the Next Door Wine Bar for happy hour and food. Our server, Russell was exceptional, and attended to our every need, without being annoying. We ordered several of the appetizers, including a fabulous arancini and their flaming cheese dish....More

Thank lorendastefan
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

My daughter took me to Next Door Wine Bar for my birthday. From the moment we walked in, the staff were very friendly and the service all evening was exceptional. The wine choices they have to choose from is incredible, and I was thrilled to...More

Thank Jen U
OwnerHektor, General Manager at Next Door Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you for the review! we are very happy we had the wine you were looking for. our wine director works very hard to ensure we have good unique wines and our kitchen works just as hard to ensure the food is great! we hope...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

A date and I went to Next Door Wine Bar for dinner with a groupon that I had purchased. The groupon included a bottle of wine and the Chef's board. On top of that we ordered the Arancini, Flaming Cheese, Bruschetta Flatbread, and Beet Salad....More

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

On a rainy and dull weekday evening, my son and I decided to give this wine bar a try. It was a little off putting to be asked to walk through the bar service area to get to the tables in this section. As stated...More

Thank John Z
OwnerHektor, General Manager at Next Door Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you so much for the review! we are glad you enjoyed your experience with us. we appreciate all the feed back about the food, we are constantly changing things on the menu to give more to our guests. we look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

First off the place is gorgeous, the outside does not do it justice, this is a beautiful wine room. We were greeted promptly by a very friendly and handsome waiter who, as it turns out, is also the wine director. We started with the chefs...More

Thank CalgaryPalate
OwnerHektor, General Manager at Next Door Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for the review! we are very pleased you enjoyed your visit, we look forward to seeing you in the future!

Reviewed 16 July 2017

My title is a question to the management of this strip mall restaurant in SE Calgary. Their web page does tell the truth of being a restaurant that you can enjoy after or before you shop. We had heard many good things about the tapas...More

Thank Simballa
OwnerHektor, Owner at Next Door Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you Simballa for this wonderfully honest review. I sincerely could not be more happy for your feedback and the criticism you made. Our team at Next Door and Toscana are taking steps to improve in those areas. Italian food is very simply in its...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

It was a very quiet evening when we dined on a Thursday evening so enjoyed the calm! Really lovely decor and comfortable seating. Our waiter, Russell, was attentive but not overbearing. It is mainly a tapas menu. The three of us shared a delicious cheese...More

Thank Dorothy H
ToscanaGrill, Public Relations Manager at Next Door Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thank you for the review Dorthy! We are so glad you enjoyed the Chef's Board with assorted cheeses and meats - it is a very popular choice here! We look forward to hosting you again for lunch or dinner when you return!

Reviewed 20 June 2017

I went to this restaurant a few months ago with my girlfriend. The décor was trendy and modern - great ambiance. Food was reasonably priced, with tapas to share. The wine the server recommended paired perfectly with our options. Our only regret was that we...More

Thank bradleykim23
ToscanaGrill, Public Relations Manager at Next Door Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review! You may be interested to know that we support local artists by displaying their work on our walls - something to check out next time if you are not rushing off!

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped in during happy hour and had a bottle of wine with appies. Lots of parking. Comfy chairs. We had pita & tzatziki and that was one of the best tzatziki's I have had. Great balance and flavour. We had bruschetta which was nice....More

Thank Belinda S
OwnerHektor, Owner at Next Door Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you Belinda for your review. I really appreciate the compliments on the food. I also appreciate the feedback on the gnocchi. Our team does take pride in making all our own sauces, breads, pizzas, etc. However we do understand it can not be to...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Next Door has a very good selection of some excellent wines and their appetizer menu is fantastic. We've yet to have a bad experience.

Thank OldPunker
OwnerHektor, Owner at Next Door Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thanks for your review! Positive reviews are what keep us going in this business and it is customers like you that make our job meaningful! Cheers, Hektor - Owner of Toscana Italian Grill & Next Door Wine Bar and Tapas

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Cuisine
Wine Bar, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1A-8330 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2H 2V2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-255-1222
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Description
Next Door is a casual wine bar, where Mediterranean cuisines meet Canadian modern dining style. With large windows surrounding the dining room, Next Door is bathed in natural light. We have blended modern decor, comforting cuisines and relaxing atmosphere to deliver you the best dining experience. Next Door also supports our local art, music and culture with live music every Saturday and Calgarian art displays. With no minors allowed, this wine bar provides a sophisticated but comfortable atmosphere that is exactly what you want after a long day or a busy week.
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