33 Calgary Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

The OpenTable Team
Restaurants:Ten Foot Henry, Bridgette Bar, Vero Bistro Moderne
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Contemporary Canadian, American, Italian
Neighborhoods:Calgary, Downtown
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Ten Foot Henry

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Calgary
3,197 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Absolutely everything was amazing.
Best Overall in Calgary / Southern Alberta
76 people mentioned the Butterscotch Pudding
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Bridgette Bar

$$$$·American·
Downtown
2,224 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Literally everything is awesome about this place. The food, the service, the cocktail menu, the affordability of the wine list, all made this an awesome experience.
Best Food in Calgary / Southern Alberta
23 people mentioned the Eggplant Fries

Vero Bistro Moderne

$$$$·Italian·
Calgary
1,649 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
Excellent food! Service was wonderful!
Best Overall in Calgary / Southern Alberta
33 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Deane House

$$$$·Canadian·
Inglewood
1,072 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Local Ingredients
Best location for town brunch, right at the confluence of the bow and the elbow.
13 people mentioned the Sourdough Bread
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First & Vine

$$$$·Tapas / Small Plates·
Airdrie
252 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Absolutely outstanding. Airdrie’s hidden treasure.
3 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue
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Bow Valley Ranche Restaurant

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
2,637 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Romance
What a wonderful place to have a special dinner. We sat by a window overlooking the back garden. Our server was very attentive and pleasant as were the other staff ensuring our wRead more
Canadian in Calgary / Southern Alberta
11 people mentioned the Osso Bucco
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Rouge

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
572 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
The tasting menu was great and the wine pairings were perfect. Especially the reisling with the foie gras custard!
6 people mentioned the Bison Tartar
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Gyu-Kaku - Calgary, AB

$$$$·Japanese·
Calgary
890 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
Excellent overall
Child-Friendly in Calgary / Southern Alberta
21 people mentioned the Gyu Kaku

Donna Mac

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Downtown
532 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Great place for vegetarian and carnivores to spend time together. The sharing was easy with right sized portions for four. Recommended.
12 people mentioned the Mac Cheese
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The Lake House

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
2,686 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
Loved it! The lake view and setting is beautiful
Scenic View in Calgary / Southern Alberta
44 people mentioned the Wild Boar
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Sky Bistro, Mountain Top Dining @ Banff Gondola

$$$$·Canadian·
Banff
813 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
Best meal ever. Waitress was very nice and very helpful with suggestions for menu items to eat I would go back there again if I could
Best Ambience in Banff / Canmore
7 people mentioned the Beef Short Rib
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Teatro Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary Italian·
Calgary
2,256 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
Food and Service was great as always!
Notable Wine List in Calgary / Southern Alberta
43 people mentioned the Calamari

Two Penny Chinese

$$$$·Chinese·
Downtown
251 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Great food, great service, and delicious cocktails. The salt & pepper squid is the best in the biz.
23 people mentioned the Ginger Beef
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River Café

$$$$·Canadian·
Downtown
3,956 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Fit for Foodies
Our recent experience for a birthday dinner at the River Cafe was top notch! From starters to entrees, the food did not disappoint. Fresh food with quality ingredients. Our waiter Read more
39 people mentioned the Wild Boar
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Alloy

$$$$·Global, International·
Calgary
3,746 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Great food, service was amazing. Loved the atmosphere. Really good value for your money. We’re definitely going back!
76 people mentioned the Short Rib
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charbar

$$$$·Canadian·
Downtown
1,644 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Great service, nice people and atmosphere, menu is rather sophisticated, so definitely a place for dates and special occasions to celebrate. Food quality is fantastic!
Canadian in Calgary
26 people mentioned the Sourdough Bread

Bolero

$$$$·Brazilian·
Calgary
3,529 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Group Bookings
  • Romance
1st experience was great. Checked in with no hassles and had a great server named Taylour who was a joy to have. The food was very tasty and delicious. Absolutely recommend peopRead more
104 people mentioned the Grilled Pineapple

PROVISION

$$$$·Canadian·
Downtown
121 reviews
  • Cozy
  • Scenic View
  • Good for a Date
Anniversary meal after date. Great food, superb drinks, nice ambience, quiet and comfy.
3 people mentioned the Chicken Sandwich
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Selkirk Grille - Heritage Park Historical Village

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
1,401 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasion
Great spot after a visit to the Park. We had the roast beef special at $30.00, excellent roast beef, excellent mashed potatoes, vegetables cooked just right!
19 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Fairmont Banff Springs – Riverview Special Events

$$$$·Canadian·
Banff
305 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Brunch
Amazing Mothers Day Brunch, delicious food and great options. Room could’ve been brighter, decor be spiffed up a bit for the room ambiance
13 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Cibo Centre St

$$$$·Italian·
Calgary
1,018 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Casual
A nice spot...The service was good, the meals were quick, hot and was excellent. Would recommend for dinner at any time.
Neighbourhood Gem in Calgary / Southern Alberta
24 people mentioned the Calamari

Bonterra Trattoria

$$$$·Italian·
Calgary
3,088 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
The best patio with heaters for this time of year!
Outdoor Eating in Calgary / Southern Alberta
89 people mentioned the Calamari
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Starbelly OPEN KITCHEN + LOUNGE - Calgary

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
1,341 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Brunch
Exceptional environment, service, snd food!!!
Brunch in Calgary / Southern Alberta
9 people mentioned the Gnocchi

Yellow Door Bistro

$$$$·Contemporary European·
Calgary
870 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Excellent restaurant ! Aspargus risotto, falafel and burrata are just amazing!
10 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue
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Grandview Dining Room - Priddis Greens Golf & Country Club

$$$$·Continental·
Priddis
184 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Brunch
  • Special Occasion
Great buffet, like the new selections, always attentive service. Great view on a cold winter day.
5 people mentioned the Seafood Buffet
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Smuggler's Inn

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Calgary
3,332 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Group Bookings
  • Romance
Best Primrib dinner & great salad bar!
560 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Seasons of Bowness Park

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
807 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Scenic View
  • Lunch
We were only told when we arrived that we would need to be out of the restaurant by 1pm. My girlfriends and I dine out only occasionally and would have liked to know ahead of time Read more
Scenic View in Calgary
7 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie
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Crave Mountain Grill

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Banff
171 reviews
  • Casual
  • Child-Friendly
  • Quiet Conversation
Just order an item in the menu that you will not usually order.
3 people mentioned the Elk Burger
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Hayloft Restaurant - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Canadian·
Airdrie
197 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Over priced for portion sizes. Good wine selections
2 people mentioned the Crab Gnocchi
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Elbow Room - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
795 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Special Occasion
Great spot for lunch- love the idea of picking 3 dishes for 1 price. Very imaginative menu. Had the beet carpaccio, shrimp and fig/pear flatbread, all of which were delicious. StarRead more
6 people mentioned the Beignets
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CLEAVER

$$$$·European·
Calgary / Southern Alberta
1,394 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Bar Seating
  • Fit for Foodies
We had made a reservation but had to wait a little bit before we were seated (10-15). The server brought us Prosecco to apologize for the wait which was really nice. We ordered theRead more
11 people mentioned the Old Fashioned
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Ox Bar de Tapas - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Spanish·
Calgary
1,858 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Amazing as always. Love this place.
91 people mentioned the Paella
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Elwood & the Rabbit - Permanently Closed

$$$$·American·
Downtown
71 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
One of the best meals I’ve ever had. The food was amazing and well balanced. The price was reasonable and the cocktails were to die for. I’d go back any time.
4 people mentioned the Gnudi
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