About Involtini Ristorante

Involtini is the home of Northern Italian Inspired Cuisine - "Built from the Sauce Up". Only the freshest herbs and market vegetables reach our kitchen along with locally sourced quality seafood, meats and cheeses. Your dining experience will be enhanced with unique wines provided by JWebb Wine Merchant. All dinners are prepared from scratch so may take a little longer to make to guarantee a mouth watering experience. For those patrons who require gluten free items, we are pleased to inform that 95% of our menu can be made without gluten. Join us for dinner tonight. A warm European ambiance awaits you.

107-2515 90 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB T2V 0L8
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Italian

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Monday - Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Cross Street:
24 Street SW

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
CAN$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(403) 281-2482

Website:
http://www.involtini.ca/

Catering:
We can cater to any event at your house, place of business or other venue. A menu can be styled to meet your tastes and budget.

Parking Details:
Lots of parking in mall.

Public Transit:
On 90th Ave west of 24 St SW

Executive Chef:
Jason Verhagen

Additional:
Banquet, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Moonshine Monday - Every Monday you are welcome to bring in your own bottle of wine (with no corkage fee charged) to enjoy with your dinner. A $20 per bottle corkage fee is levied per bottle of wine you bring during the remainder of the week.
Tipsy Tuesday - All wine bottles priced 1/2 off!
Winesday Wednesday - Every Wednesday, receive a 9 oz. glass of your favourite red or white wine served by the glass from our wine list and pay the price of a 6 oz. glass.

Catering and Events - Let us cater your next event, big or small at your home, your office or any venue of your choice. With a separate, private dining space inside our restaurant, we can host parties of 45 – 50 people or 75 – 80 people when you reserve the entire restaurant. Let us take care of you with UNLIMITED MENU CHOICES.

Involtini Ristorante Ratings and Reviews

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4.5

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4.4

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4.3

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94% would recommend it to a friend

Neighborhood Gem (24)
Special Occasion (21)
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Good for a Date (17)
Good for Birthdays (16)
Authentic (15)
Good for Anniversaries (14)
Cozy (13)
Romantic (12)
Creative Cuisine (10)
Worth the Drive (10)
Local Ingredients (8)
Good for Groups (7)
Casual (6)
Comfort Food (5)
Gluten Free Options (5)
Notable Wine List (5)
Business Meals (4)
Fit for Foodies (4)
Healthy (4)
Handcrafted Cocktails (3)
Good Vegetarian Options (3)
Fun (2)
Organic (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Tapas (1)
Great for Lunch (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
People Watching (1)
Pre/post Theatre (1)
Sunday Lunch (1)
Disabled Access (1)
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 (Calgary)·Dined 3 days ago

The on shift manager was a Middle Aged blonde lady. Was the rudest individual I've ever met. Our food took an hour and a half. And she said that they won't give us anything and we were last for a reason. She insulated and belittled us. It was pathetic. Although our server was incredible along with the other staff

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 (Calgary)·Dined on November 12, 2017

We shared and enjoyed the asparagus baked "fries", the beef involtini and the pear/prosciutto pizza. All were very delicious. The staff were very friendly, professional and attentive. I would recommend this place for take out pizza or a nice eat in meal.

Tags: Authentic, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Fun, Romantic, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Calgary)·Dined on November 10, 2017

We always choose from the "seniors" menu (soup or salad with a main course) and it's always just right.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays
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 (Calgary)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Amazing food and great staff. Very nice ambience! The Italian food was handcrafted to perfection. It was an artwork and very tasty!

Tags: Romantic, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, Authentic, Comfort Food, Cozy, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

The food, service, and atmosphere were all impeccable. Very friendly and very warm. We will be there in the future!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Romantic
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·Dined on November 3, 2017

The food is made when ordered so takes a bit of time but well worth the wait.
Mushroom appetizer is amazing! Our food was done exactly as requested and was very tasty. The desert menu is small but very good.
Highly recommended!

Tags: Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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 (Calgary)·Dined on November 2, 2017

We were there to celebrate a birthday. Could not have picked a better place to go.
Great food, great service, just an overall great experience!!
We will certainly return.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Local Ingredients, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Comfort Food, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays, Notable Wine List, Authentic
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 (Calgary)·Dined on November 1, 2017

we go every year for our anniversary and they treat especially well!

Tags: Healthy, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Worth the Drive
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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on October 30, 2017

Celebrating Mom’s Birthday. Superb everything, as usual!!

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Disabled Access, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Cozy, Organic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good Vegetarian Options, Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Casual, Gluten Free Options, Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Local Ingredients
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·Dined on October 30, 2017

Excellent lighter fare menu. Superb item choices priced at $25 per meal.

Tags: Authentic, Cozy, Notable Wine List, Neighborhood Gem, Quiet Conversation
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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 25, 2017

Great birthday dinner

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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 20, 2017

The food was very good. Service was friendly, but a bit forgetful and a little too informal for our taste.

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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 20, 2017

First time but felt at home. Great meal awesome service. Must be the best Italian in Calgary.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Worth the Drive
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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Wonderful, as usual! Great food, great service, great atmosphere!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion, People Watching, Casual
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on October 19, 2017

Excellent service, gluten free options were great. Good iItalian comfort food & lovely owners

Tags: Local Ingredients, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Gluten Free Options, Cozy
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·Dined on October 16, 2017

We have been a few times, and have always really enjoyed the experience. This time was no different. Service was really good, food was tasty and the experience was really good. Great neighbourhood restaurant. We will definitely go back.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion
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·Dined on October 14, 2017

Great spot to relax and enjoy good food, you never feel rushed between courses.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on October 12, 2017

Very good food, always consistent. Lovely relaxing atmosphere.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Tapas, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Good for a Date, Authentic, Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation, Local Ingredients, Casual, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch
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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 5, 2017

My Mom took me for my birthday treat! Superb - as usual. We do not go anywhere else because the food is ALWAYS great here.
Salmon Involtini, Port and Tiramisu.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Good Vegetarian Options, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Gluten Free Options, Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Great restaurant, has become one of our favorites, always great food and very friendly staff.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Casual
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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on September 19, 2017

When the door from the waiting area to the restaurant opens, you walk into a comfortable space for dining and wine. Windows are heavily drapedand there is nothing of the oirside coming in. Is just yours and about 10 other tables. The specialty here is the scalopini, either veal, beef or pork. You have to try it. Mushroom risotto and Lamb shank are also very good.

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·Dined on September 17, 2017

Absolutely wonderful evening with friends from out of town at our local restaurant. Great martinis, excellent wine, and the food - amazing. Definitely recommend to anyone looking for great atmosphere and excellent service, food and wine second to none!

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Authentic, Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Calgary)·Dined on September 12, 2017

We go to this restaurant often and always enjoy the food. More often than not, we eat from the light (seniors) menu, which includes a soup or salad plus main course. Favourite is the salmon with roasted potatoes and fresh vegetables! We often take business people from in town and out of town and they are always complimentary.

Tags: Authentic
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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on September 9, 2017

This was our second trip to Involtini's in the past year. The previous meal had been a really good food at a decent price with good service and also close to home so we thought we would give it another try with a family member from out of town.

This time however the service was substandard right from the start of the night. The server was erratic in his attention to our table of three. The restaurant was more than half empty but there was a table of 10 that took all of his attention.

Our appetizers took about 20 minutes to arrive which seemed fine with the pleasant conversation around the table but then it took another 50 minutes for our entrees to arrive and when they did, one of the entrees was completely wrong. The waiter seemed to think that since it took so long to come out that we should just accept the error and eat the wrong meal. When we refused and sent the meal back, it took another 20 minutes to get the right meal. The server never really apologized and offered a complimentary glass of house wine while our host ate his meal. Our meals having been eaten and cleared already.

In the end, the food was good but the service so bad that we don't think we would risk a meal there again. Unfortunate that a local restaurant would lose a chance to win regular business with service like this.

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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on September 5, 2017

This is a great restaurant, we really enjoy Monday evenings with Neil.

Tags: Casual, Quiet Conversation, Healthy
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on September 4, 2017

I ordered the special which was snapper with crab and a cream source. It was flavorless served with very cold vegetables that should have been hot.

They gave my father the wrong item and after saying so.ething 2 times offered to take it back.

This restaurant was definitely not worth the price and the service was average.

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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on August 19, 2017

We have been here previously and had wonderful food and fantastic service...unfortuntely this time we did not. Food and service equally unsatisfactory

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 (Calgary)·Dined on August 17, 2017

Celebrated here with family from Ontario who had never been. Glad to show off our local gem. Superb all round.

Tags: Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Local Ingredients, Authentic, Good Vegetarian Options, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion, Casual, Healthy, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Organic, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem, Gluten Free Options
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 (Calgary)·Dined on August 15, 2017

The food was alright, but aiming towards richness instead of taste. I was not impressed with the service, but the wine was fantastic.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 12, 2017

Excellent dining experience! Involtini Ristorante was recommended to us by friends and family members as a great place to celebrate our wedding anniversary.
We thoroughly enjoyed our evening and would recommend it to others!

Tags: Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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·Dined on August 3, 2017

Food was excellent. Staff was there, but not there. They weren't in your face, so you could enjoy your company.
Pricing of food and wine was reasonable.
Definitely go back.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on August 1, 2017

My husband I went here for dinner for our wedding anniversary. The food was good and the service was impeccable! The waiter was outstanding and knew the menu very well. The atmosphere was very relaxing and quaint. I highly recommend the sticky toffee bread pudding!!! Delicious! We will definitely be going back!

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 (Toronto)·Dined on July 27, 2017

Great food & personable service. Questions answered with a smile. It's clear the owners care about their customers & the food they make.

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·Dined on July 26, 2017

Excellent service, fantastic food, relaxing atmosphere, quite, not overly pricey , for fine dining

Tags: Authentic, Tasting Menu, Cozy, Paleo Friendly, Special Occasion
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 (Calgary)·Dined on July 4, 2017

We have been going to Involtini since it first open and have always had a good meal and a good evening out. Special neighborhood place worth during to if you do no live in SW calgary

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion
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 (Calgary)·Dined on July 1, 2017

Dinner and service was good Caesar salad was horrible.

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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 (Calgary)·Dined on June 30, 2017

Very good value and food choices in a pleasant ambiance with ample time to enjoy a meal and a good conversation

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies
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 (Calgary)·Dined on June 29, 2017

Mom and I enjoyed the lighter fare menu this evening. We never think of venturing further than this restaurant, our neighbourhood gem. We always saying "congratulation to the chef", no matter what our choice.

Tags: Casual, Notable Wine List, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Authentic, Organic, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Local Ingredients, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Handcrafted Cocktails, Gluten Free Options, Good Vegetarian Options, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Healthy
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 (Calgary)·Dined on June 28, 2017

My husband and I enjoyed our first dinner out after having a baby to celebrate our anniversary. We both had the 9oz for the price of 6 oz wine special and shared the asparagus fries as an appy. He loved the pork Involtini and I liked my chicken risotto. Great food and close to home!

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Local Ingredients
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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on June 17, 2017

This was my third visit for dinner and each time it's been very good. The Salmon Involtini is my favourite and the cannelloni is also delicious. The service is good in that you never feel rushed. All in all, it's a nice and cozy place for a delicious meal.

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