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The Belvedere

107 8th Ave. S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B4, Canada (Northwest Calgary)
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Ranked #467 of 2,915 Restaurants in Calgary
Price range: $31 - $52
Cuisines: American, French
Neighborhood: Northwest Calgary
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Center Street
Description: First, unwind in the lounge with a martini and soak in the New York atmosphere. Relax in the custom made furniture as you enjoy the view through the Belvedere's two skylights. Then, ready yourself to be amazed at the magic you'll experience amongst the plush draperies, walnut woodwork and discreet lighting as you dine on a menu that can only be described as true "Haute Cuisine". With a menu that is ever changing you can rest assured the ingredients are always fresh and always of the highest quality. With your palate satiated by the perfect pairing of food and your selection from one of our 750 wines served in Riedel Crystal, you'll experience why Awards and reviews have placed The Belvedere as "The Best Restaurant Overall" in Calgary; routinely in the top ten in Canada and for the past fifteen years by the Wine Spectator Magazine as having one of the top wine lists worldwide and recipient of the "Best of Award of Excellence". "The Belvedere" renowned for its exceptional service and deft handling of its accomplished clientele as it is for the wonderfully wrought food. Allow us to show you what fine dining is all about.
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Creative, excellent rack of lamb and very imaginative sides. The room is outstandingly beautiful, with lots of ambiance. It was quiet enough to have a pleasant conversation with my spouse.

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Calgary, Canada
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We recently celebrated our anniversary at Belvedere and enjoyed a lovely evening. My entree, the lamb, was amazing. My husband had the Beef Wellington and enjoyed it but was not overwhelmed. Our margaritas unfortunately tasted strongly of lime cordial. We had some awesome wine however and the sticky toffee pudding for dessert was delicious.

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The Belvedere has a beautiful classic patio that sets it apart from other restaurants on the mall. The menu is very exquisite and the wine list is also unique. Our waiter was very attentive and knowledgeable about the menu. Portions are nicely served and reasonable. The menu is also reflective of Calgary, with lots of local ingredients. The inside area... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Up from Denver for Stampede and was looking for a fantastic meal. We were not disappointed. We started with an Amuse-Bruche of sun dried tomato and bacon from the chef. Next on to an amazing trio of tartare (beef, bison and venison), prepared perfectly. Just the right combination of garlic and herbs. For an entree I chose the Beef Wellington.... More

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Beijing, China
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The French style with creative local and seasonal influence has long made this my favorite restaurant in Calgary. I had another wonderful meal for my birthday, although there was one critical mistake that surprised me. For appetizers we enjoyed the greens, as well as the creative and stunning asparagus and scallops, a very refreshing summer appetizer. I also ordered the... More

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Calgary, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

My friends and I try out a new restaurant when we meet every month. We picked Belvedere in June 2014. The waiter, Terry, started off with good service, however, as the evening progressed, he got very grumpy and started throwing things at the table instead of serving us!!! While his service was still good durng main course, our attention was... More

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

I came in for the 3 course business lunch and the service was spot on, The portions were more generous than any fine dining establishment I have dined at. I was very impressed, I will be back😀

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Calgary, Canada
Top Contributor
149 reviews 149 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

My co-workers and I came here for lunch during Big Taste Calgary week. We all got the fixed menu with foie gras creme brulee and salad, beef tenderloin with bacon and a chocolate mouse. The food was excellent. The server Francois was nice and courteous. The restaurant was packed during the lunch rush but we did not have to wait... More

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Calgary, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We visited the Belvedere, after reading wonderful reviews, this last weekend. Really, nothing that I can criticize as being horrible. Everybody was friendly, the atmosphere was lovely on a cold night and we were received warmly. It is just... in a competitive city like Calgary with so many wonderful restaurants, nothing stood out. We enjoyed the five course meal, but... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We arrived late there was no problem staying open for us with a cheerful attitude!Food was great as usual!Highly recommend this restaurant,definitely above the rest!!

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Additional Information about The Belvedere

Address: 107 8th Ave. S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B4, Canada
Phone Number: 403-265-9595
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Northwest Calgary
Average Prices: USD 31 - 52
Cuisine: American, French

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