33 Calgary Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

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.

Restaurants:Ten Foot Henry, Bridgette Bar, Vero Bistro Moderne
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Contemporary Canadian, American, Italian
Neighborhoods:Calgary, Downtown

Ten Foot Henry

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Calgary
2,731 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Love the hanger steak and broccoli! Waiter was top notch! Thank you, guys!
97% recommended
Best Overall in Calgary / Southern Alberta
76 people mentioned the Butterscotch Pudding
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Bridgette Bar

$$$$·American·
Downtown
1,632 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
Had a great lunch here with my wife, top quality food
95% recommended
Best Food in Calgary / Southern Alberta
23 people mentioned the Eggplant Fries
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Vero Bistro Moderne

$$$$·Italian·
Calgary
1,555 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Small restaurant, feels very intimate. Service was great. Food was great. I was having trouble deciding between 2 dishes. I did eventually decide and placed my order. When myRead more
92% recommended
33 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Deane House

$$$$·Canadian·
Inglewood
1,007 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Food was exceptional; location and ambience was soothing and low key; perfect for catching up with family
91% recommended
Brunch in Calgary / Southern Alberta
13 people mentioned the Sourdough Bread

First & Vine

$$$$·Tapas / Small Plates·
Airdrie
252 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Absolutely outstanding. Airdrie’s hidden treasure.
96% recommended
3 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue
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Bow Valley Ranche Restaurant

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
1,949 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
It took too long for serve food. My friends were asking all the time if maybe they forgot us. But overall I love the Ranch is my favorite restaurant
96% recommended
Brunch in Calgary / Southern Alberta
11 people mentioned the Osso Bucco

Rouge

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
572 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
The tasting menu was great and the wine pairings were perfect. Especially the reisling with the foie gras custard!
94% recommended
6 people mentioned the Bison Tartar
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Gyu-Kaku - Calgary, AB

$$$$·Japanese·
Calgary
811 reviews
  • Casual
  • Fun
  • Group Bookings
One of our favorite restaurants in Calgary! Delicious meats!!!
94% recommended
Brunch in Calgary / Southern Alberta
21 people mentioned the Gyu Kaku

Donna Mac

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Downtown
532 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Great place for vegetarian and carnivores to spend time together. The sharing was easy with right sized portions for four. Recommended.
91% recommended
12 people mentioned the Mac Cheese
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Elbow Room

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
795 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
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
92% recommended
6 people mentioned the Beignets
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CLEAVER

$$$$·European·
Calgary / Southern Alberta
1,381 reviews
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
  • Happy Hour
  • Good for a Date
All around fantastic restaurant! I have always loved Herbs and Rye and now the same restauranteurs have opened a great spot closer to home for me. My Ribeye was cooked perfectly anRead more
88% recommended
11 people mentioned the Old Fashioned
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The Lake House

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
2,434 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
The service was fantastic and the safety protocol was well managed and comfortable. The food and service was very pleasant.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Calgary / Southern Alberta
44 people mentioned the Wild Boar

Sky Bistro, Mountain Top Dining @ Banff Gondola

$$$$·Canadian·
Banff
638 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
Incredible view that’s matched by the delicious food.
92% recommended
Best Overall in Banff / Canmore
7 people mentioned the Beef Short Rib
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Teatro Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary Italian·
Calgary
2,030 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
Amazing! Spent our anniversary evening out on the patio. Had the tasting menu with wine pairing. It was hands down the best meal of my entire life. Every plate looked so beautiful Read more
94% recommended
Notable Wine List in Calgary / Southern Alberta
43 people mentioned the Calamari

Two Penny Chinese

$$$$·Chinese·
Downtown
252 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.
87% recommended
23 people mentioned the Ginger Beef
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River Café

$$$$·Canadian·
Downtown
3,960 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Scenic View
  • Romance
Higher end dining experience that does not disappoint. Top notch service and cuisine. Outdoor seating is recommended with warmer weather and outdoor heat lamps are accessible.
94% recommended
Best Ambience in Calgary / Southern Alberta
39 people mentioned the Wild Boar

Alloy

$$$$·Global, International·
Calgary
3,513 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Excellent services and very good food I really recommend this restaurant
94% recommended
Best Overall in Calgary / Southern Alberta
76 people mentioned the Short Rib

charbar

$$$$·Canadian·
Downtown
1,461 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Situated in the beautiful Simmons building in East Village, Charbar naturally fits the vibe of the heritage brick building with it's bold wood-fired flavours influenced by ArgentinRead more
87% recommended
Handcrafted Cocktails in Calgary / Southern Alberta
26 people mentioned the Sourdough Bread

Bolero

$$$$·Brazilian·
Calgary
3,597 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Staff was so nice and friendly. The food was so delicious and there was so much of it. The desserts were also large enough that one would have been enough to share between 2 peopleRead more
90% recommended
104 people mentioned the Grilled Pineapple
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PROVISION

$$$$·Canadian·
Downtown
121 reviews
  • Cosy
  • Scenic View
  • Good for a Date
Anniversary meal after date. Great food, superb drinks, nice ambience, quiet and comfy.
88% recommended
3 people mentioned the Chicken Sandwich
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Selkirk Grille - Heritage Park Historical Village

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
1,159 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Quiet Conversation
Amazing food! Wine service could use some work but the selection was good. Overall great experience and loved the ghost tour after dinner!
89% recommended
19 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Fairmont Banff Springs – Riverview Special Events

$$$$·Canadian·
Banff
311 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • 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
87% recommended
13 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Cibo Centre St

$$$$·Italian·
Calgary
946 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
Lovey atmosphere. We were on the patio and the food & weather was perfect. Staff followed proper social distancing protocols and made us feel very safe to be dining. The food was rRead more
93% recommended
Neighbourhood Gem in Calgary / Southern Alberta
24 people mentioned the Calamari

Bonterra Trattoria

$$$$·Italian·
Calgary
2,841 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
  • Special Occasions
This is the first time we’ve been in a restaurant since the pandemic and we chose Bonterra for a few reasons. Firstly they have a great patio, even though we didn’t get a chance toRead more
91% recommended
89 people mentioned the Calamari
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Starbelly OPEN KITCHEN + LOUNGE - Calgary

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
1,080 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
They never disappoint me...I came with friends who had never been there and they were impressed.
92% recommended
9 people mentioned the Gnocchi

Yellow Door Bistro

$$$$·Contemporary European·
Calgary
786 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Good for a Date
  • Group Bookings
Server was awesome made great recommendations for food .
94% recommended
Brunch in Calgary / Southern Alberta
10 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue

Grandview Dining Room - Priddis Greens Golf & Country Club

$$$$·Continental·
Priddis
188 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Brunch
  • Special Occasions
Great buffet, like the new selections, always attentive service. Great view on a cold winter day.
93% recommended
5 people mentioned the Seafood Buffet
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Smuggler's Inn

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Calgary
3,460 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for Anniversaries
Best Primrib dinner & great salad bar!
91% recommended
560 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Seasons of Bowness Park

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
631 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Good for a Date
Great service, tasty food, good value wine list. Tried each of the appetizers and were impressed with the quality, execution and flavors. Al Fresco dining was comfortable and dRead more
95% recommended
Brunch in Calgary / Southern Alberta
7 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie

Crave Mountain Grill

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Banff
119 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Special Occasions
  • Sunday Lunch
The prime rib special was superb and service was excellent.
89% recommended
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
100% recommended
2 people mentioned the Crab Gnocchi
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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.
86% recommended
91 people mentioned the Paella
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Elwood & the Rabbit - Permanently Closed

$$$$·American·
Downtown
71 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • 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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