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203-4909 17 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2A 0V5, Canada
+1 403-235-3377
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“paella” (16 reviews)
“grouper” (2 reviews)
“crab legs” (2 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Portuguese, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
203-4909 17 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2A 0V5, Canada
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Reviewed September 10, 2017

We went there Friday of Mother's Day weekend. Had hard time getting reservation for eight before 6pm online or through phone, had to be closer to 8pm. Day of called when our #s changed to five and they could squeeze us in at 545pm. Rushed...More

Thank soda_johnny
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Because we had paella in Spain, wanted to try some in Calgary. While it was good, it certainly was not up to what we had in Spain. That being said, it was good, albeit with slightly different tastes. One salad, a special sausage appetizer, and...More

Thank Gordon E
Reviewed August 30, 2017

We were referred by friends to Mimo to try out their Paella. When we arrived, we had to stand by the entrance for 5 minutes before a waitress came out to take us in. The lighting inside the restaurant was very dim. We have to...More

1  Thank Amak353
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth the trip up to the NE. Service was great, great Portuguese wine selection. Staff very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the food they prepare and serve.

Thank Talberta
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went for dinner. It took over 20 mins to get a aperitif (red dubonet) and a beer. They didn't know what the dubonet was although it is just poured into a glass...we left before we could order food. I wanted to...More

Thank Jenna C
Reviewed August 5, 2017

I have had a hankering for paella for a while (actually ever since The Paella closed in downtown Calgary). Mimo came up several times in my TA search for Spanish food. Well, this place isn't Spanish, it is Portuguese, but they have a highly recommended...More

Thank John Z
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Had a great launch at Mimo with a friend. The food was very flavorful and at a reasonable price. Great value and you definitely wont go hungry.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

I wasn't expecting much from what looked like a tiny generic restaurant in a strip mall in Forest Lawn. However, once you get inside, everything changes. It is decorated like old buildings you would expect to see in Portugal. White tablecloths, red cloth napkins and...More

Thank C.c. H
Reviewed January 20, 2017

We had not had Portuguese food before and in browsing the reviews this looked like a good place. We came at a slow time of year so it was quiet and we got excellent attention and some great descriptions of Portuguese food and Portugal from...More

Thank Nadine R
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

We recently spent time in Portugal loving their food and pastries (among other things) and tracked down some delicious "natas" (egg custard pastries) in the store attached to this restaurant. So on November 11, our Remembrance Day, we went for dinner. It also turned out...More

2  Thank DavidTAC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203-4909 17 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2A 0V5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Forest Lawn - Forest Heights
  • Neighborhood: Forest Lawn - Forest Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 403-235-3377
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