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Boxwood Cafe

) #1,271 of 3,048 Restaurants in Calgary $$ - $$$ Cafe, ,
340 13 Ave SW | Central Memorial Park, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0W9, Canada
+1 403-265-4006
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible3%
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“hummus” (10 reviews)
“brownie” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Contemporary, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
340 13 Ave SW | Central Memorial Park, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0W9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed April 5, 2017

This restaurant was owned by the River Café group who sold it to the owners of Avec. The RG group reopened the Deane House. Sorry to see Boxwood leave but been very happy with Provision

Thank Nick D
Reviewed August 7, 2016

The service was nice. I always admire friendly wait staff who work so hard for relatively low wages. The food was just ok - nothing to go back for. The 2 people who appeared to be the owners or managers were off to the side...More

Thank Diana L
Reviewed July 12, 2016

While wandering the sites of Calgary we found this small cafe in a local park. It just happened to be happy hour so we had some hummus and a glass of wine. We were very impressed so we returned later in the week for lunch....More

Thank Rodney R
Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in on a whim (as a party or four) and right from the start had challenges with service. It was busy but not exceptionally so we never figured out the reason. Drinks (once our order was taken) took more than 35 minutes to...More

Thank 0520
Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a big part of the transformation of Central Memorial Park. The building and patio are lovely, and the service is good. I like their dedication to using local products. The problem is the food value - it's just not as tasty as...More

Thank snowy013
Reviewed May 17, 2016

This place draws you in from the outside, especially at night. It's simply gorgeous and gorgeously simple. We went there for a hot chocolate festival tasting back in Feb and split a brownie. The brownie was ok, smallish, nothing special and the hot chocolate was...More

Thank WhoaWah
Reviewed May 9, 2016

This charming cafe on the edge of Central Memorial Park is a gem. Peaceful and relaxing ambience and a nice variety of drinks and food, this cafe deserves a wider reputation.

2  Thank Brian M
Reviewed April 20, 2016

I want to love this restaurant: the setting is great, the decor is very nice, and the food is local and fresh, but honestly I don't love it. The food is good, but not great, and the prices are so high for what you get....More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed March 24, 2016

The food was Great and he service was good. We just had lunch so We ate sandwiches and salad. I think my favorite part was the salad, but I do love me some greens. I love what they stand for, I think that drew me...More

Thank KakeB13
Reviewed March 13, 2016

We have been to Boxwood in the past and have been satisfied with previous visits but a group of four of us went this week as part of the Big Taste festival... it will probably be my last visit. When we phoned to ask for...More

Thank United Fan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Contemporary, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 13 Ave SW | Central Memorial Park, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0W9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Beltline
  • Neighborhood: Beltline
  • Phone Number: +1 403-265-4006
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