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Vero Bistro Moderne

Travelers' Choice award winner
Italian, Canadian, European, Contemporary, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
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209 10 St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1V5, Canada (Kensington Road)
+1 403-283-8988
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Calgary, Canada
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73 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 349 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My son and daughter joined me for a get together dinner last Friday night. This restaurant is in the busy Kensington area where parking is difficult to find. (Perhaps thinking of taking a taxi?). We had reservations as 7:30 and were seated promptly. This is a small restaurant and was fully committed except for the reservation tables. (HINT: Make a... More 

Calgary, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First time at Vero, drove by and saw the Tripadvisor recommendation. We always like to get 5 or 6 appetizers to test a restaurant and we were very pleased with the results. Lobster bisque and an inspired Caprese (special imported mozza, dates, heirloom cherry tomatoes) were the specialties of the day. We then had the baby calamari and artichoke fritti,... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my wife went here for dinner and we both had high hopes because of the rating and were not let down one bit. We skipped the appetizer because we weren't too hungry but to our surprise the server brought us a large dish of meatballs compliments of the chef. Hands down the best meat balls we've ever had,... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had read the reviews and was looking forward to a great meal out with a friend. Tues is the night they throw out the menu and give customers 3 options for mains. We were aware of this and that's no problem. We both had the gnocchi with short ribs. My 'meat' portion was all gristle, my dining partner had... More 

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verobistro, Manager at Vero Bistro Moderne, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. I'm sorry you did not enjoy main course gnocchi. The gnocchi we offered that night as one of the options on the main, it is our signature 'sweet potato gnocchi' which is hand rolled sweet potato pasta tossed in the pan with wild boar bacon, toasted walnuts, gorgonzola with sage brown butter &... More 

Ramsey, NJ
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined at Vero last night, and to our surprise, Tuesday evening is known as "No Menu Tuesday". The chef decides and we eat! What a meal! Excellent salad, seafood stew and chocolate cake to savor. As an accommodation to my wife's palette, the chef prepared a perfect strip steak with frites. We can see why Vero is highly rated;... More 

Thank Michael G
verobistro, Manager at Vero Bistro Moderne, responded to this review

I'm very happy you enjoyed your experience on our 'No Menu Tuesday' and thank you for your very kind comments! Sincerely, Michael More 

Hong Kong, China
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered seafood stew and a cocktail peach juice. The food was delicious and I was treated an appetiser. Though it was a bit expensive, it was worth trying and no regret.

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Cochrane, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went to Vero Bistro for our anniversary dinner. We arrived with high expectations and this restaurant exceeded them. Our servers were friendly, knowledgeable and attentive. The food was superb, both in presentation and taste.

2 Thank eylartey
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent dinner!! Had the special steak and frites dinner they offer on Wednesday nights. It included an appetizer and dessert . Two of us even upgraded to a larger steak. Server was wonderful , would recommend.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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54 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nicely decorated with black curtains separating from the street and nice background music. Service was very friendly and efficient. Food is served in a very esthetic way. It was 39$ fixed price 3 course meal. Mushroom soup was interesting. My NY steak in marinade was superb. My wife had seafood stew which was awesome. The place added free meat... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our second visit the server recognized us and recalled my wive's wine and like true european restaurants he provided a "snack" breaded cheese "cigar" - in a cigar box! He reviewed the menu with references to Chef Jenny's food experiences in other countries that inspired her creations. The flavours were exceptional. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$16 - $22
Italian, Canadian, European, Contemporary, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 10 St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1V5, Canada
    (Kensington Road)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Sunnyside
  • Neighborhood: Sunnyside
  • Phone Number: +1 403-283-8988
With an atmosphere that breathes relaxed elegance, Vero Bistro presents a menu that defines inspired Italian Fusion Cuisine. Vero's Chef Jenny believes strongly in the importance of fresh, healthy food while supporting the local community and strives to create flavourful inspired cuisine using quality ingredients sourced from a variety of trusted local producers, Remarkable starters and plates designed for sharing are offered along side hearty entrees, such as the house made pasta, grass fed beef, seafood, lamb, chicken and duck, with many gluten-free options available. Featured small plates include Truffled Edamame, Baby Calamari Frito with romesco and the Signature Sweet Potato Gnocchi with wild boar bacon and gorgonzola, as well as more substantial offerings, such as the Surf & Turf Platter, Spring Creek Grass Fed Rib Eye Steak, Steamed Seabass with lemon risotto and "The Seafood Platter". No Menu Tuesdays $39/guest Steak & Frites on Wednesdays 3 courses $39/guest Brunch Sat & Sun 10 AM-2 PM

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