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Cilantro

$$ - $$$, Pizza,
338 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0A8, Canada
+1 403-229-1177
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (11 reviews)
“suckling pig” (3 reviews)
“empanadas” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Canadian, Pizza, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
338 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0A8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

We sat upstairs and the pizza kitchen is less then inspiring. Looks very bland and utilitarian considering it’s open to the restaurant. We had wine and mussels and bread. Very tasty and nice service. I think the upstairs could use a face lift.

Thank ACanadia
Reviewed February 20, 2018

We went for a dinner date and order appetizers and main entrées. First we orders wine. My wife order a red, she tasted it and it was corked, the waitress insisted it was good and it was our palate, we later saw the sommelier taste...More

Thank ajreid999
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Visited Cilantro for a business meeting and ordered the Elk Gnocchi. It was delicious and I can't wait to go again. Highly recommend this place. Great food, wild game on the menu and reasonably priced. Yum!

Thank Gazpacho16
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

Making this short and sweet. My lovely wife and I spent a wonderful evening on Dec 2 and will be repeat customers for sure.

Thank Andre L
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Cilantro has been a lot time favorite, so it was easy to celebrate a friend's birthday there. The atmosphere, the staff and the wonderful food made for a very memorable lunch. We all agreed we need to do this again. Two of us had the...More

Thank lawm
Reviewed September 20, 2017

My husband took my neighbours and I to Cilantro for dinner. What a pleasant surprise. The restaurant is quaint and cozy and you just feel welcome. Our waiter Rob was awesome and made some recommendations for appetizers. We shared the caesar salad (delicious) and the...More

Thank yyc222
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

Cilantro was recommended by the hotel staff where we were staying and they were right. Outstanding service and food. We were all delighted with our experience.

Thank Denny B
Reviewed September 7, 2017

We were surprised by how much we enjoyed this restaurant. The patio was a great spot to people watch while enjoying a fine meal. The downside of the patio is it can get a little noisy making conversation a bit difficult. The staff was very...More

Thank 2Bishop
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I are trying a restaurant a month. We shared two dishes for lunch today. The arugula and spinach salad is fantastic, 5/5 , note we love blue cheese! On the other hand, the pear and Gorgonzola flatbread was very disappointing and had...More

Thank TRIPOPOTOMIS
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Six family members for dinner, sat on patio. Our waiter was especially good on guiding us to the right wine. We did four wines, pleased with all but the "raw wine" which we returned. We tried both halibut and lamb. Everyone was pleased with the...More

Thank manyplaceswest
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CydLee
January 20, 2016|
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Response from Marvin G | Reviewed this property |
Business casual, nice jeans ok too, look good - feel good and enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 338 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0A8, Canada
    (4th St SW)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Mission
  • Neighborhood: Mission
  • Phone Number: +1 403-229-1177
  • E-mail
Description
Cilantro’s soul warming dishes served alongside the warm smiles from the servers evoke a sense of home and being welcome. Cilantro offers a sense of Calgary – friendly and vibrant – a nod to the past, as well as a tip of the hat to the current trends. A true classic, but with a twist. With its cozy atmosphere and Canadiana influenced menu specializing in flat bread style pizzas and homemade pastas, customers are invited to enjoy a variety of delicious meals in our welcoming environment. Cilantro proudly features Alberta’s first wood burning pizza oven imported from Italy in 1988 as well as a fully enclosed patio that is surrounded by white lights above in the trees and luscious Virginia Creepers.
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