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Calypso's Taverna

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2101 Centre St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2E 2T2, Canada
403-250-5533
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Regina, Canada
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a selection of awesome appetizers for supper. Wonderful ribs, meatballs, Greek salad, everything... Fantastic.

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Thank 300Gina
Calgary, Canada
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120 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've driven past this place for years, and to be honest, something about the exterior never seemed that appealing. Finally went in for dinner recently and I was really surprised. Firstly, it's a real family run place. The waitress was knowledgeable about the food, and the food is really good. The lentil soup that day was amazing. My Lamb was... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Typical, tasty and generous portions. It is a restaurant without pretenses. Just good services and great real greek food. Very familiar environment.

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Thank Shihi
fairmont hotsprings
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71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

The people who own this restaurant really make you feel comfortable, and the food is worth coming back to again and again. Food can be a little slow coming out, so not a place to go if you are in a hurry. This is a place to sit down and enjoy a meal with family and friends. Sit down and... More 

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Houston, Texas
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

This was our first top at this Greek restaurant around the corner from where we were staying. The service was attentive and friendly. Our main recommendation was the food. My husband ordered lamb and I had a vegetable lasagna. We had a desert called ekmek that was wonderful. Definitely would return!

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Thank Terzah H
alberta
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I really like this restaurant. The service is wonderful and the people are so nice. I love their food and so does everyone who comes with us. In fact, my husband requested this place for a birthday meal. Always good.

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Thank googled
Calgary, Canada
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

We have been to this restaurant on several occasions in the past. The food has always been good, not great or OMG but consistently good. They have an annual "Greek Night" and we went last year. It was a lot of fun with a belly dancer, a Greek duo playing traditional instruments and singing as well as traditional Greek dancing.... More 

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West Kelowna, Canada
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198 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed a Saturday evening meal at this friendly and relaxing family-run restaurant. The food choices and nightly specials were excellent - making a choice was downright difficult! We opted for a starter of saganaki and a shared platter (pita, spanikopita, meatballs, shrimp in a wonderful sauce, calamari, hummus, etc). Huge! Easily filled 2 hungry diners. The food was tasty... More 

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Thank WKGuy1
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

We always feel welcome here and end up ordering too much. Food is so good and fresh that will be engraved forever in your taste memory. Location is good and they have some parking available always. Excellent experience or come back for celebrations or just plain lunch.

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Thank Cristian B
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

We often eat here when we want a home cooked meal. The staff is so friendly as we are becoming regulars. The salads are very fresh and the plates are plentiful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 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
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2101 Centre St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2E 2T2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: 403-250-5533

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?