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The Block Kitchen and Lounge

2411 4 St NW | #101, Calgary, Alberta T2M 2Z8, Canada
+1 403-282-1339
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“calamari” (6 reviews)
“schnitzel” (2 reviews)
“penne” (2 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
European, Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2411 4 St NW | #101, Calgary, Alberta T2M 2Z8, Canada
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 9. Everyone enjoyed their meals. Our waitress was very nice and efficient. Our meals ranged from halibut to pasta and all were great. There is lots of parking. The atmosphere is dull but the food and service make up for...More

Thank lorim239
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for somewhere new we hadn’t been to and looked up the place on this app and found the reviews quite helpful. I had the seafood stir fry which was excellent. Some places don’t always put much seafood in their...More

Thank Vanessa R
GMblockyyc, General Manager at The Block Kitchen and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you Vanessa for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate the feedback from our customers. Sorry to hear that you were disappointed that we did not have the Duck Poutine to offer you. It was ran as a feature for YYC...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018

Breakfast at The Block was enjoyed by 5 of our family members. We tried the Block Breakfast and were not dissapointed. The food was hot and good .

Thank Northernfly
GMblockyyc, General Manager at The Block Kitchen and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thank You Northernfly for taking time to leave us a review. We appreciate the feedback from our loyal guests. It's nice to know we are getting it right. We hope to see you back real soon. Thank You Roberta Funk-Saitta General Manager gm@blockyyc.com

Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Met friends from Edmonton here last night. Was not disappointed in any way. Great selection Wine list. Duck poutine was selfish! Main course good portion and so good. So good!! Had creams brûlée for dessert. Wow. Highly recommend this resturant I know u won’t be...More

Thank Cheryl S
GMblockyyc, General Manager at The Block Kitchen and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Hi Cheryl, We are so glad you and your friends had such a great night. Our Chef's strive to provide the very best quality meals. We hope to see you again soon. FYI We are running 1/2 price wine Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday thru June!...More

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Such good food! Fun place, not loud, great place to eat with friends. Service was friendly, they cater to gluten free. They even have gluten free holidays hollandaise sauce! The process were moderate, pen space, light.

Thank Jeri G
GMblockyyc, General Manager at The Block Kitchen and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Hi Jeri, We are so glad you had such a good time. Here at The Block we strive to make every customer experience enjoyable. Thank You Roberta Funk-Saitta General Manager gm@blockyyc.com

Reviewed March 12, 2018

We just popped in ( no rez) for a meal before going to the Motown show at the Jube . I had the penne in a tomato and wild boar sauce , and my Wife had the seafood linguine . Both dishes were excellent ,...More

Thank Paddy E
GMblockyyc, General Manager at The Block Kitchen and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your meal. The Wild Boar Bolognese is a house favorite. Your reservation is all set for March 18, we look forward to seeing you again. Roberta Funk-Saitta General Manager gm@blockyyc.com

Reviewed February 14, 2018

Went for Valentine's day with another couple and enjoyed the Valentine's special. We started with the seafood chowder - it was rich and creamy with lots of fish, smoked oysters and corn. It had a wonderful smoky flavour and was delicious. For my main I...More

1  Thank JuicyChickenBaby
GMblockyyc, General Manager at The Block Kitchen and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2018

HI Christy, We wanted to reach out to you and thank you for the wonderful review. Our Chef and his team took great care in preparing the Valentines Day Menu, so glad we did not disappoint. We hope to see you again soon. Roberta Funk-Saitta...More

Reviewed December 22, 2017

Went for a Sunday family dinner - Prime Rib was their Sunday night special. The food was fantastic - the parsnip puree was finger licking good. The prime rib was cooked to perfection as were the other dishes served with it. Will definitely go back...More

1  Thank May53Lethbridge
GMblockyyc, General Manager at The Block Kitchen and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thank You May553Lethbridge, We are so glad you enjoyed your dinner here at The Block. Our Chef's strive to make every meal great right down to the delicious parsnip puree. We know as a diner you have many options available to you for Family Dinner,...More

Reviewed December 21, 2017

The Block offers pretty standard food that one could easily make at home. The price of portions served is not very well balanced. Go a block or two further to 4 Spot or to Scopa on Centre Street for better value for your money and...More

Thank uitstapje223
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

My wife, 1 yr old and I were in the neighborhood and decided to stop here for a late lunch. Andrew, our server, was fantastic and his recommendations for the calamari, tomato salad and chicken sandwich were spot on. All delicious choices!

Thank Vincent L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$14 - $30
Meals
Brunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2411 4 St NW | #101, Calgary, Alberta T2M 2Z8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-282-1339
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Description
The Block offers all day breakfast,lunch,happy hour, dinner & late night lounge. Park with ease in our large complimentary lot. Our patio is south facing and open any day the sun shines. We offer a venue for large party bookings, Block birthday parties & office get togethers.
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