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1114 Edmonton Tr NE, Calgary, Alberta T23 3K4, Canada (Northeast Calgary)
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Ranked #87 of 2,926 Restaurants in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $13 - $26
Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
Neighborhood: Northeast Calgary
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 11th Avenue
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English first
Banff National Park, Canada
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Our work group meet here for our year end celebration. As there was 16 of us, we needed two tables. We came for a 2pm lunch so there were not many other patrons around. Service was good and the waitress new the menu well. I had the tuna salad which was excellent. There were a lot of large pieces of... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I'd wanted to try this place for a while, and I was not disappointed. The atmosphere is warm and romantic, I love a restaurant that is not too brightly lit, and not too loud, so it was perfect for a romantic dinner. My companion and I ordered some wine, and started with the seafood platter appetizer, consisting of smoked sturgeon... More 

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Calgary, Alberta
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This restaurant knows how to do it. From service to ambience to quality of food, all aspects are covered. The seafood is cooked perfectly (and you would hope it is if the restaurant specializes in seafood!) and portions were adequate. The waitress made good recommendations on wine pairings with the meal as well. Service was timed well and we never... More 

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Columbus, Ohio, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Four diners: two adults, two pre-teens, one who doesn't care for seafood. The server offered meat (ribs) from the sister restaurant next door. Overall, a great experience with delicious food.

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Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Have visited here a few times and never been disappointed. Tonight, quality as usual. The food is always lovely, they do a number of regular fish dishes very well. We shared the salad du jour which was spinach with crab meat and portabella mushroom slices and lightly drizzled with an Oriental dressing. Really tasty. My partner opted for her usual... More 

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New York
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63 reviews 63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

BIG Fish has the best mussels we've ever had! Each piece is big, fat, fresh and very tasty, especially the broth. We love the broth so much that we asked for extra bread just to soak up all those tasty juice. The seafood chowder is full of 'stuff', better than average. The salmon is nicely cooked (although a little bit... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

First time but won't be the last time! Wow our feature omelette was amazing with yummy homemade toast and fresh jam:) Wow I love that special treatment! I plan to return back for Brunch soon as well as I need to try dinner here too! Just so good!!

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Calgary, Canada
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204 reviews 204 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I had been to Big Fish before but not for a long time - so after a trip to both the east and west coasts I thought it would be fun to compare fish dishes. I tried the Halibut. Interestingly the chef did not put a hearty sear on it as they did on the east coast and he left... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Search for this hidden gem but forget the 2 for 1 oysters on Monday, go any other day and get a superior oyster selection - the menu offers a good variety, quality is well above average, service is very pleasant and extremely attentive - they even allow BYOB for a reasonable corkage if you don't enjoy their wine menu. Through... More 

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Rawai, Thailand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

On a recent Fishing Trip to BC from Thailand popped into this little Gem with fellow Anglers and had a great feed of Oysters & Mussels superb and a great atmosphere washed down with a local brew perfect.

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Additional Information about BIG Fish

Address: 1114 Edmonton Tr NE, Calgary, Alberta T23 3K4, Canada
Phone Number: 403-277-3403
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Northeast Calgary
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 13 - 26
Cuisine: Seafood

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