Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse Calgary Downtown
Our authentic team of Gauchos will prepare the Southern Brazilian traditional "Churrasco" recipes on a daily basis for you. Our traditional cooking methods, the freshest of ingredients and stylish yet authentic presentation promise a unique gourmet experience.
Pampa is the perfect place for your business meetings, family gatherings and special celebrations. Indulge in our extensive wine list, feature drinks and exquisite desserts. We host Weddings and Private functions as well!
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 1:30pm
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Dinner: Friday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm
Dinner: Saturday: 4:00pm - 9:30pm
Dinner: Sunday: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Pampa offers views of the meats roasting over open charcoal grill where guests can watch the meats being prepared, while the private dining room delivers the perfect atmosphere for any group event. We do not charge room hire and the whole restaurant which can seat over 200 is available for buyouts.View Private Dining Details
Our favorite spot to celebrate Birthdays!
Food was very good...meat selection was excellent...some new ones since I was there last.
First visit to celebrate our upcoming wedding. We ate mostly from the salad bar, as the meats weren't very tasty. Our 6 year old had no meat (didn't like it), and we still paid $40.00 for her meal. Will continue to attend boleros instead, for steak house dining.
Great service and food was perfect!! Salads were so tasty. There is also warm sides as well. The meat was perfectly cooked and they had a wide range of options! Highly recommend for date nights.
This is the second time i write a bad review, and for the same reason. I was hoping to give Pampa another chance, but this is it. I’m not coming here anymore. Out of the 14 cuts of meat, there were probably 3 that were cooked right. They are always overcooked, or the cut isn’t good. Like my last review, we came to a common consensus everyone at the table, and this was the verdict. This is my last time here
Have eaten a few times in edmonton always great food , first time in calgary location, food was good as always, only issue was they where short staffed, so long waits for meat, staff was very friendly
All I can say is me and my husband went for a good service it was a good time from the waiter Matt and the meat waiters too best service ever and food to the chefs enjoyed it I would go back
The service was great.
We have dined at Gaucho’s a number of times and we found that Gaucho’s meat choices and flavours were superior. At Pampa’s the meat was dry, inconsistent in the cuts and not well seasoned.
If I was asked, I would recommend Gaucho’s over Pampa’s for sure.
The staff was wonderful, they even specifically grilled more meat just for us! Just grilled to perfection for out taste. Great food and great service
Love it everytime
The service was excellent. It was attentive but not bothering. The salad bar had everything we liked and the meat just kept coming! The tastes were great and the value was justified. We will be returning again and again and....
We were asked if we were able to get enough of everything and we mentioned we wanted a bit more of the bacon wrapped chicken and the shrimp. Minutes later both arrived. One at our dinner table requested the garlic beef to be well done, within 15 minutes well done garlic beef arrived.
We felt well taken care of I recommend Pampa’s to dining guests who like great service, great food and a great dining overall experience.
The service was really bad . No smile and late . They made a mistake in my bill 3 times
The food is great. Excellent options. Friendly service. Great price.
Great restaurant. We were the last diners for the day and though they cleaned up around us, they made certain that we were well fed and didn’t miss out of the offerings of the night. We really enjoyed the chicken wrapped in bacon. Simply divine!!!!!
a very new experience great staff pork very greasy
We have been here multiple times, while the table service was good with drinks always being filled etc the meat was VERY slow! I mean like a good 10 minutes between each variation even after commenting to a couple of the meat servers and our table server that we weren't being looked after. It was busy and we were in a corner in the far end so when they did start working their way towards us they would run out of meat or would have to go back tp sear more of the outside to cook it.
The food is fantastic and there was nothing we did not like. It wasn't overly busy (Tues early evening) so the service was very good. Drinks and wine prices are on the pricey side. Great place for that special occasion and make sure you're hungry!
Excellent value. Meat was wearing well done. Service was excellent. It was our first time there and we will certainly be back.
Great downtown location, nice clean contemporary atmosphere. It really is all about the BBQ though, thats why people come, for the great grilled meats and pineapple, oh and the cheese buns. Good refreshing selections at the salad bar. Drinks are quite expensive but service is always great.
The folks at Pampa took really good care of our business dinner, which included important out of town guests. The servers were professional and completely on-point, and flawlessly executed some special requests that I had made beforehand. Very much appreciated, we will most defined return!
Went for Sunday brunch. Great salad bar selection as well at meat selections. The pork belly was our favourite. Unfortunately it seemed like our server was too busy and we had to flag him down for most requests including additional water and removal of plates. We were super full after the meal and definitely worth the costs.
My husband and I tried the Sunday brunch and enjoyed the experience overall. Friendly service and atmosphere and tasty eats. For me it was perhaps too much meat for 11am and if i did it again would schedule a later brunch. Worth trying for sure.
Great spot to take family and/or friends visiting Calgary. Check Groupon for group discounts.
Great food and excellent service
We will be going there pretty soon again
Their lump signature steak is the best
Great service from the moment we walked through the door and the food was delicious! This was my last night in Calgary and the whole group enjoyed the experience.
Live music would have been a nice added bonus :)
Pampa is an excellent restaurant. The food is so flavorful and different than the usual restaurant fare. The service is top notch, very quick and friendly. I've been to Pampa many times and every time has been great!
Food was great as always. Tried the Edmonton location many times before. Calgary location was our first time. Service was excellent regardless of our Groupon we used. We tipped on top of that to show our appreciation. They work really hard there.
Food was great, our first round of meat you could tell it wasn't quite as fresh but the rest was served right off the grill and was very flavourful. It was clear that there was only one waitress on, we waited quite a bit of time for our first round of drinks and service. I am to assume this is because Stampede was on and it was a Sunday. Overall we were pretty impressed and will be back. Oh, and the salad bar and cheese buns are amazing.
Everything was amazing and the unique experience was memorable. However the air conditioning was set so high it detracted from the high quality of the food
Muy buen lugar para ocaciones especiales, la comida es deliciosa y el servicio es muy bueno, nos atendieron de maravilla.
Excellent food, excellent service, would definitely recommend
It was fantastic and the food was delicious the service was excellent
Very interesting and exciting meal presentation. Definitely recommend trying.
Staff was friendly and accomodating, specially for newer guests. Food was amazing and exciting
We enjoyed the salad bar and the seasonal specials, especially the roasted cinnamon pineapples and the beef ribs. The bacon wrapped chicken was also very good, the rump steak was tasty, and the lamb and shrimps were acceptable. However, the cheese rolls were cold, the parmesan pork was dry, the tri-tip was overcooked and tough, and the cream of potato soup was way too salty. Moreover, they no longer make exceptions for big groups to use more than one Groupon per table.
Overall quite good though even when the token was turned red on the table the servers kept offering more which was quite disrupting.
It was our anniversary and the staff made sure to make us feel special and valued. My second visit, my husbands first. We will return.
I have local restaurants that I frequent once a week on average, that are of much better value. $8.00 at Pampa for a bottle of domestic beer is a bit greedy. My tab was $120 for two, with 1 beer and 1 glass of wine. My local restaurant's tab averages half that. I'd return to Pampa if the value was there. The reason we tried Pampa was $100 worth of gift cards my wife was given.
The food was decent, enjoyed the salad bar and the roasted pineapple. Our waiter and the staff who brought the skewers of meat were all extremely attentive band was always bringing over the cuts of meat that we liked. The reason for a 3 star rating of their service is because the person who was at the front was downright abrupt and rude. Upon arrival, I indicated my name and time of reservation (we were on time). His tone was nothing but disdain, as he curtly informed me that since I made my reservation online very last minute (about 30 minutes before my arrival), that I would not be allowed to use any groupons- I did not even have any groupons nor did I mention it so I am confused as to why he was so confrontational about it. No “hi, welcome to Pampas”. Far from a friendly greeting one would expect. Not sure what the problem is with booking online last minute. The restaurant was not even half full and if the restaurant could not accommodate us last minute, they should have taken their booking system offline that day. The initial encounter had left me with a bad taste in my mouth for the rest of the meal that was only remedied by their roasted pineapple.
The staff were friendly and food was delicious. This is the restaurant my wife and I go to for date night because the quality is unmatched.