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Bears Den Restaurant

#255 of 2,855 Restaurants in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Canadian, Steakhouse
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254028 Bearspaw Road NW, Calgary, Alberta T3L 2P7, Canada (Crowchild & Bearspaw Rd.)
(403) 241-7611
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5:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Calgary, Canada
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84 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had dinner her last night as part of a birthday celebration. We were a party of 8 people but the restaurant looked more empty than full. The service was great and the food excellent. They do have a big wine list with some nice discounts on the wine on the first page. Everybody at the table liked the food... More 

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Thank Travelerspain75
Carlingford, Ireland
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here as a large group and were not disappointed in any way. The service was excellent throughout, the surroundings beautiful and the food and wine faultless. I had the scallops to start, duck for main and the most incredible fire and ice dessert. Loved the theatre of it...and the taste!!! Couldn't recommend it highly enough.

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Thank Paula C
calgary
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We have been several times over past 10 years for special occasions. At first in 2016 it was very impressive for special occasions and worth the price plus location is great if you live in Rocky Ridge. Last time we went was 2013 and noticed it was not up to par. Menu hasn't changed for years. We decided to give... More 

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Thank calgarycoleen
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

We had a chance to drop to the kid of at My Gym on a Friday for a date night. Deciding to avoid the Crowfoot area and our other usual haunts I made a reservation at Bears Den on the casual dinning side. What a great idea that was. My wife and I were greeted by two very pleasant young... More 

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Thank Dave M
Calgary, Canada
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

The ambiance and decor are splendid, the service is excellent, the wine list extensive, and the food very good, but the chairs are extremely uncomfortable. When you sit down, you find that the seat bottom is sagging, and it is quite hard. After spending two or more hours sitting, it is really uncomfortable. Those chairs definitely need updating.

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Thank ChrisPiggy
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59 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Just outside of Calgary's city limits is a hidden gem of a restaurant. First impressions is very grand. We sat in the dining room and really liked the fact that the tables are large and spaced out enough that you can have a private dining experience. The server (which we had on our last visit about 3 years ago, shows... More 

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Blantyre, Malawi
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is located on the edge of the northwest of Calgary which is no longer "rural" as the city has grown and spread out. The decor is dark and denlike but certainly not gloomy. The staff has great energy and large screen TV's are an interesting mix with the formality of the decor. I had the oysters, a PEI... More 

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Thank LoisJoan
Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

My daughter had a dance competition down the road and we needed a place for supper. We were pleasantly surprised. The wine and beer menu was massive. The food was cooked and presented perfectly. And did I mention the service? Thank you for a memorable meal.

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Thank Richard M
Calgary, Canada
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

With such high reviews of this place and for the cost of brunch I was expecting a lot more than what we got. This brunch is not much better than something you would get at a lower end hotel. The set up was poorly done. The baked goods were disappointing and the selection was very poor. The waitresses walking around... More 

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Thank Sheryl R
Calgary, Canada
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44 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Wish there was a patio at the back of this restaurant overlooking the hills and mountain views! It may then have been worth the $15 I paid for a 6 oz. glass of wine! Too expensive for my liking - hard for me to justify paying so much to eat out. Maybe good for a VERY special occasion?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $99
Cuisine
Canadian, Steakhouse
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 254028 Bearspaw Road NW, Calgary, Alberta T3L 2P7, Canada
    (Crowchild & Bearspaw Rd.)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: (403) 241-7611
Description
Warm cherry wood walls, crackling fire, crystal, crisp linens, great steaks, fresh fish and wild game...Bears Den is a one of a kind restaurant in North West Calgary.

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