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Bears Den Restaurant

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Steakhouse, Seafood, Tapas, Wine Bar, Bahamian
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254028 Bearspaw Road NW, Calgary, Alberta T3L 2P7, Canada (Crowchild & Bearspaw Rd.)
(403) 241-7611
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5:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Warm cherry wood walls, crackling fire, crystal, crisp linens, great...
Warm cherry wood walls, crackling fire, crystal, crisp linens, great steaks, fresh fish and wild game...Bears Den is a one of a kind restaurant in North West Calgary.
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    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Club-like atmosphere.

This excellent restaurant has a club-like feel. The menu and food are first-class and it is an ideal location for a business dinner. However, I can not give it 5-stars. The service is good, but I do not appreciate having a server suggest what I should order unless I ask for his input. This... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We went there to celebrate my husbands 65 birthday plus the birthdays of two of our daughters, so wanted somewhere special. Arrived ten minutes early to our reserved time, and were promptly seated. Good so far. Then we sat. After about half an hour our waitress asked us if we would like a drink. We said yes and ordered. Promptly... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This excellent restaurant has a club-like feel. The menu and food are first-class and it is an ideal location for a business dinner. However, I can not give it 5-stars. The service is good, but I do not appreciate having a server suggest what I should order unless I ask for his input. This unnecessary "advice" has been offered on... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Friends of ours that live in Bearspaw suggested we all try BD because they were there a year ago and enjoyed it. For the most part the service was alright because our server was attentive but somewhat cold and forgetful for most of the evening. We all ordered various appetizers and entrees and nobody raved about how good their meal... More 

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Cochrane, Canada
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Very nice restaurant in Bearspaw. It is has great food and beautiful atmosphere. There is a large fireplace inside and candles on tables. The light inside is dim. It's just perfect.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Good Food and Beautiful Atmosphere But it is expensive. Nice location off the 1A , Big Fire place inside

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Alberta, Canada
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Just wanted the staff and cooks to know we went on November 24th for dinner and took my parents. There was nothing but compliments from everyone, it was absolutely a first class dinner, and we eat at quite a few upscale restaurants. They tried very hard prepare everything to perfection and is was! Thanks Bearsden, we will all be back.

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Calgary
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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Having made reservations several weeks in advance we went on a Saturday night to see a client of our business as she was singing on the lounge side. We live out in North Springbank. yet we had never been to The Bear's Den though we have always planned to. The atmosphere and decor is very engaging . Sort of Banffie... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

While this is a cozy place....we had reservations for my friends 55 bday....we were seated by the door, which after complaining a few times we were moved to a better table. The service was ok, the food just ok. The gm did bring us a glass of sparkling wine... Anyways for a special occasion we were disappointed .

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Calgary
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78 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

It was like stepping back to the day when dinning, truly was dinning. The decor is very stately, with high back chairs, deep wood panelling, and formal place settings. Our party of four, were seated in a smaller room, off the main dinning area. Perfect, so conversation was easy, and our enjoyment heightened. Our server, Judy, was more than helpful,... More 

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White Rock, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Bears Den was recommended by one of my colleagues today. I went here with my boss after a long day of meetings. He appreciates a good steak and I thought this place would hit the spot. The service was spot on. Our server was a very nice lady who introduced herself and said "I will be your server tonight"... I... More 

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Additional Information about Bears Den Restaurant

Address: 254028 Bearspaw Road NW, Calgary, Alberta T3L 2P7, Canada
Phone Number: (403) 241-7611
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 am - 12:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $31 to $99
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, Tapas, Wine Bar, Bahamian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 254028 Bearspaw Road NW, Calgary, Alberta T3L 2P7, Canada
    (Crowchild & Bearspaw Rd.)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: (403) 241-7611

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $31 to $99
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, Tapas, Wine Bar, Bahamian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant

Description

Warm cherry wood walls, crackling fire, crystal, crisp linens, great steaks, fresh fish and wild game...Bears Den is a one of a kind restaurant in North West Calgary.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 am - 12:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?