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Chef's Table at Kensington Riverside Inn

French, Contemporary
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1126 Memorial Dr NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 3E3, Canada (10 "A" Street)
+1 877-313-3733
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

on 13 August 2016, my partner and I had an excellent yet pricey dinner perfectly executed. Though the rosé wine was somewhat warm for the first twenty minutes. An affable waiter tried to use salt and ice to expedite the cooling process to no avail. For a restaurant of this magnitude this is an unacceptable faux-pas. Furthermore , our waitress... More 

Thank SPH94
League City, Texas
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited my brother and family in Canada, we decided to go to The Chef's Table. Food was delicious, I don't usually order tomato soup but this one is one of a kind... It was like hmmm! U can taste the sweetness , little sour with a kick! Customer service, waitress are excellent, friendly staff. The only thing i can say... More 

Thank Pinktiga
Tampa, Florida
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Small, elegant hotel restaurant. The food was clean and amazing. No extra salt or sugar added. Everyone liked their breakfasts.

Thank FloridaGal2000
Calgary, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

My husband and I were very much looking forward to having dinner with a couple of friends at the Chef's Table after hearing glowing reviews. The location is great and the small hotel/restaurant very nice looking. We had dinner on the patio, which was intimate and cosy. My compliments will stop there. At $80 (without wine), the 5-course degustation menu... More 

Thank Froggy_in_yyc
Halifax, Nova Scotia
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

From the moment you enter the lobby of the Riverside Inn you know that this is a piece of heaven. This Art Hotel has an very special restaurant with food that is out of this world. The restaurant is open and airy.

Thank EdieH
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

During a two night stay at this hotel we decided to have dinner here with our room dining credit. We opted for the three course chef's menu. It was excellent. Started with a steak tartar, a fish main course and a peanut butter ganach dessert. Each of these items had great accoutrements with them that added and brought out the... More 

Thank mdh4276
Calgary, Canada
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Monthly group meets for breakfast and tried Chef's Table - wonderful choice. Great location, serene environment, great menu and service. Food was really good - nice toast options and great jams.

Thank AJsTripKit
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

After living in Calgary for more than four years I just happened to discover this little gem. After a walk along the Bow River I stopped in for a Glass of wine and a "little something" - it was so relaxing to be on the patio. Absolutely loved their "Flytes & Bytes" - a special charcuterie board paired with wine.... More 

Thank Fran M
Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

We stayed at the Kensington Riverside Inn during the Easter break this year, and while we were there we had dinner at Chef's Table. This was by far the very best meal (and there were a lot of good ones) we had while in Calgary. We ordered a la carte from the menu instead of doing the tasting menu. Everything... More 

Thank MapleLeafCouple
Saskatoon, Canada
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132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

This is a very small place attached to a lovely little boutique hotel in Kensington. Its bistro style.. the kitchen is always visible. The staff and server were excellent and the chefs... well, amazing really... there was no noise or clanging in the kitchen.. it was a quiet, efficient well-oiled machine.. very professional and the results? wow! simply outstanding.. very... More 

Thank Roger P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$24 - $39
French, Contemporary
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1126 Memorial Dr NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 3E3, Canada
    (10 "A" Street)
  • Public Transportation: Close to Sunnyside C-train station
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 877-313-3733
  • This restaurant is at Kensington Riverside Inn
Chef's Table is a CAA four-diamond award-winning upscale 40-seat restaurant residing at the Kensington Riverside Inn, Calgary's only Relais & Chateaux property. Chef's Table is one of Calgary's top fine-dining establishments, serving modern French cuisine in a uniquely memorable dining experience. Chef de Cuisine Michel Nop showcases his passion for food in our open concept kitchen. Enjoy breakfast, dinner or weekend brunch in our intimate 40-seat restaurant. Dine indoors or sit outside on our patio overlooking the Bow River, open seasonally from mid-May through September. Be sure to ask about our ever-changing tasting menus with wine pairings. Passing through the neighbourhood? ... Chef's Table is available for special events, receptions and weddings.

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