Bonterra Trattoria

4.5
2974 reviews
CAN$30 and under
Italian
Italy is a country of breathtaking beauty - both the land and the people. It is this beauty that is the inspiration for Bonterra, a lively and spirited Italian Trattoria.

Chef Glen Manzer prepares contemporary Italian fare with the emphasis on simple, fresh ingredients with an exciting twist. Experience the passions of Italy in our casual dining room; on our stunning Tuscan terrace; or in the Wine Room for a more private event.

Our vibrant cuisine perfectly reflects the passions, style, and gusto that is the hallmark the Italian way of life.

PLEASE NOTE: all reservations guarantee a table on the INSIDE only. We will attempt to accommodate every patio request, but please be aware that the patio will be sat on a first come, first serve basis. Due to Alberta Health restrictions, we are limiting all seating to 2 hours maximum. Your entire party MUST be present to be sat. In order to ensure social distancing, please do not arrive any earlier than 5 minutes.

Support Bonterra Trattoria during COVID-19

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
Physical distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 2974 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
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4.5based on recent ratings
4.5
Food
4.5
Service
4.6
Ambience
4.3
Value
Noise · Moderate
92% of people would recommend it to a friend
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LisaR
Calgary
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always amazing! We always have a great meal. The food is excellent and the service is always good. If you go in the summer the patio is one of the best in the city.

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JordanB
Calgary
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Awesome gluten free options, which is great for an Italian restaurant. Menu is frequently updated and changed, but always maintains consistent theme and level of quality. Have been here multiple times and never left dissatisfied.

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JohnZ
Calgary
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food. Especially the Gluten Free Pasta. Great ambiance.

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LaelC
Calgary
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Our go-to! After living away for a couple of years, this had to be our first dining out evening. We've held a few of our milestone parties here - fantastic as always!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food and service were top notch !!

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DianeA
Calgary
1 review
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We love going out to Bonterra Trattoria for dinner. It is one of our favorite places to go out. It never dissapoints. The whipped riccotta was delicious, and we both enjoyed our main courses of Short rib and Tagliatelle were both spectacular. Our server Amaris was wonderful and attentive. An evening out at Bonterra never disappoints.

Thank You!

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
3 reviews
Dined on February 12, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent dinner and service. Had such a great night. Highly recommended!!

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laural
Calgary
1 review
Dined on February 12, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Brand new menu, lots of delicious new takes on traditional Italian food

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BonnieM
Calgary
1 review
Dined on February 11, 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing food and great service. The beet salad was awesome. Portion sizes were large. We’ll be back soon!!!

JB
JaraB
Calgary
1 review
Dined on December 12, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Absolutely loved this spot. The interior is very nice, the food was amazing!!!! 10/10 can’t wait for lock down to be over so we can book back in there ASAP

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vipSteph
Calgary
1 review
Dined on December 12, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Delicious meal and great spot for a special occasion or date night.

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RobO
Calgary
1 review
Dined on December 12, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Wonderful restaurant. One of the best in the city!

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Benjamin
Calgary
1 review
Dined on December 12, 2020
Overall5Food5Service3Ambience5

Nice dinner with my family. Food was great service was a bit slow but we didn't mind as we were in no hurry.

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lens
1 review
Dined on December 11, 2020
Overall5Food4Service4Ambience5

My favourite restaurant, for over 15 years. First rate in every respect.

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
5 reviews
Dined on December 11, 2020
Overall2Food2Service5Ambience5

Food was disappointing this time. Had the ricotta crostini and it lacked flavour. Pumpkin ravioli way too sweet. Service was great.

Unfortunately they did not follow COVID guidelines

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Momsnightout
Calgary
6 reviews
Dined on December 10, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great evening. The service was spot on and the food was delicious. Will be back when they re-open. Thanks for a wonderful evening!

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined on December 9, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food was amazing. Portion size is generous. Service is excellent. Highly recommend this restaurant.

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JohanneR
1 review
Dined on December 6, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was my first time in your restaurant. It was recommended by her friend and I was very pleased with the whole experience. I will definitely tell friends and go back for sure. The highlight of the experience was definitely the service we got, I unfortunately don't know the name of the lady but she made the evening so pleasant. Tks

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
3 reviews
Dined on December 5, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Get out and support your local restaurants. Bonterra is gem. Had great service and food on Friday night. Place not full and it should be. Precautions they take make u feel safe. Get out and support

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined on November 28, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Went for GFs birthday dinner. Prompt seating, restaurant looks amazing, all employees wearing masks, nice big clear dividers between tables , service was amazing, food was top notch. We were to full to try any dessert so I guess we will be returning lol

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vipAmandaH
Calgary
14 reviews
Dined on November 27, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Perfect spot for an intimate dinner with great ambience. Food + service was fantastic.

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JennyV
Calgary
4 reviews
Dined on November 21, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

A beautiful evening with wonderful food, absolutely recommend!

HB
HarleenB
1 review
Dined on November 20, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

the food was *chefs kiss* and the service was great!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Calgary
1 review
Dined on November 20, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food was absolutely delicious and the service was impeccable.

Thank you to everyone at Bonterra

HK
HeatherK
Calgary
1 review
Dined on November 20, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent food. Good portions. Welcoming cheerful service. Covid 19 health measures well in place and adhered to. Always a great dining experience at Bonterra.

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RachelS
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Delicious food and great service! Would definitely go back

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GregF
Calgary
4 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent service and menu with food cooked for taste and appearance. Truffle specials were fantastic.

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jamiep
1 review
Dined on November 12, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

One of our favorite downtown places to go for a meal or special occasion. Always spectacular!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on November 12, 2020
Overall3Food3Service5Ambience5

Overall experience was good. Their service was excellent. However I may not go back because of the food. I found overall the food was quite salty. I have to say I am used to stronger taste food. But I still find every dish quite salty. Not bad, but consider there are many choice out there. I am not come back.

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EvanL
1 review
Dined on November 10, 2020
Overall2Food2Service2Ambience3

The food was not great for the price you pay, service was slow but the waitress was good. Overall I did not like this place.

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vipmrid
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined on November 10, 2020
Overall3Food5Service1Ambience4

We've enjoyed Bonterra a number of times over the years and has been one of our favourites. On our recent visit, our meals were great and were definitely up to our expectations. The service, however, was definitely lacking.

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DafneM
Calgary
1 review
Dined on November 7, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Awesome staff, the place is beautiful and the food is excellent, I will definitely be there again

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vipOpenTable Diner
Calgary
5 reviews
Dined on November 7, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food and service, as always. We really enjoyed the truffle feature items. Thank you.

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KerryD
1 review
Dined on November 7, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Love bonterra. Server was so lovely and helpful. Truly passionate.

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
1 review
Dined on November 7, 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Ambiance and setting were excellent. Spacing excellent. Noise level excellent. Arctic char dish was smaller than hoped for. Fish serving was fine but the dish needed more vegetables. Pasta dish flavour was a bit flat.

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vipSherriJ
Calgary
4 reviews
Dined on November 7, 2020
Overall4Food5Service3Ambience5

The items we had on pop up brunch menu were delicious! Generously portioned and good value. Most of the staff were very friendly and welcoming to us as if we were guests at a special event.

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
1 review
Dined on November 6, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Our server was amazing took the time to throughly for through the menu.

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STH019
1 review
Dined on November 5, 2020
Overall4Food4Service1Ambience5

Service was slow and inattentive. One of our meals was just ok, but the other meal was fantastic.

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Frenchfoodie01
Toronto
6 reviews
Dined on November 5, 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

food was fantastic.
the truffle special menu was culinary wonders.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Calgary
5 reviews
Dined on November 5, 2020
Overall2Food2Service1Ambience3

Worse service have experienced. Waitress was rude. Chef was very not accommodating to dietary restrictions. Food was mediocre.

FAQs

You can order delivery directly from Bonterra Trattoria using the Order Online button. Bonterra Trattoria also offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (403) 262-8480.

Bonterra Trattoria is rated 4.5 stars by 2974 OpenTable diners.

Bonterra Trattoria does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://anycard.ca/store/creative.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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