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
3,015 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
No matter how many restaurants I try, I will always come back to ten foot Henry. Amazing food, amazing drinks, and an amazing staff! You cannot go wrong with a decision to eat hereRead more
98% recommended
Healthy in Calgary / Southern Alberta
76 people mentioned the Butterscotch Pudding

Bridgette Bar

$$$$·American·
Downtown
1,987 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
One of the best restaurants in Calgary. Always great food and timing for courses.
99% recommended
American in Calgary / Southern Alberta
23 people mentioned the Eggplant Fries
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Vero Bistro Moderne

$$$$·Italian·
Calgary
1,602 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Very nice dinner with the family. Service was exceptional. Had only been open for a couple of days since COVID restrictions lifted. Understandably, menu on the limited side but vRead more
93% recommended
Notable Wine List 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.
93% recommended
13 people mentioned the Sourdough Bread
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First & Vine

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

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
2,409 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Excellent place for a special event! Great food and service. Not that expensive for the value and quality. Our group enjoyed it very much. Would definitely book again.
97% recommended
Canadian in Calgary / Southern Alberta
11 people mentioned the Osso Bucco
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Rouge

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
572 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
The tasting menu was great and the wine pairings were perfect. Especially the reisling with the foie gras custard!
91% recommended
6 people mentioned the Bison Tartar
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Gyu-Kaku - Calgary, AB

$$$$·Japanese·
Calgary
859 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Casual
  • Kid-friendly
The food is fresh and consistent, the meat is well marinated and seasoned The service is great, they show the right level of attentiveness. It didn't take us long to become regulRead more
100% recommended
Late Night Find 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.
91% recommended
12 people mentioned the Mac Cheese
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The Lake House

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
2,634 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Great food and great service!!! The view of the lake is spectacular. If it wasn’t so windy we would have wanted to sit outside
97% recommended
Best Overall in Calgary / Southern Alberta
44 people mentioned the Wild Boar
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Sky Bistro, Mountain Top Dining @ Banff Gondola

$$$$·Canadian·
Banff
744 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Incredible cocktails, amazing food, best service and the view is unique and wonderful. Best restaurant experience I've ever had so far!
100% recommended
Canadian in Calgary / Southern Alberta
7 people mentioned the Beef Short Rib
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Teatro Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary Italian·
Calgary
2,203 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Notable Wine List
  • Special Occasion
Excellent food and service! Renee was awesome as was the rest of the staff.
98% recommended
Best Ambiance 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.
87% recommended
23 people mentioned the Ginger Beef
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River Café

$$$$·Canadian·
Downtown
4,072 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
93% recommended
39 people mentioned the Wild Boar
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Alloy

$$$$·Global, International·
Calgary
3,724 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Alloy is an all-time favourite restaurant, so I knew it would be delicious. This lived up to (and exceeded!) expectations, but so did the distancing protocols that had been put in Read more
95% recommended
Romantic in Calgary
76 people mentioned the Short Rib
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charbar

$$$$·Canadian·
Downtown
1,577 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Super great food, outstanding cocktails and lovely staff in a great venue
89% recommended
Hot Spot in Calgary / Southern Alberta
26 people mentioned the Sourdough Bread
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Bolero

$$$$·Brazilian·
Calgary
3,592 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
  • Fit for Foodies
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
94% recommended
104 people mentioned the Grilled Pineapple
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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.
88% recommended
3 people mentioned the Chicken Sandwich
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Selkirk Grille - Heritage Park Historical Village

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
1,328 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Awesome food - great selection, fresh ingredients and served hot. Friendly service - staff was very helpful.
95% recommended
Scenic View in Calgary
19 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Fairmont Banff Springs – Riverview Special Events

$$$$·Canadian·
Banff
311 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for 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
994 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
It was so nice to be able to get out and be served again at a restaurant. food was as great as I remember prior to all the shutdowns. I was surprised that it wasn't busier in lightRead more
90% recommended
24 people mentioned the Calamari

Bonterra Trattoria

$$$$·Italian·
Calgary
3,042 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Delicious food, full of flavour and at the same time light. The Caprese was fresh, calamari interestingly reimagined, trout perfectly cooked with crispy skin and the grilled carrotRead more
96% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Calgary / Southern Alberta
89 people mentioned the Calamari
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Starbelly OPEN KITCHEN + LOUNGE - Calgary

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
1,283 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
The food and ambiance are great! Plus it’s kid friendly so that was a bonus for our family.
92% recommended
9 people mentioned the Gnocchi

Yellow Door Bistro

$$$$·Contemporary European·
Calgary
851 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
Whether you want to enjoy the pool or not, the tables and couches around the pool are ideal for a get together - or just hang out on your own and people watch. Danny is a great serRead more
95% recommended
10 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue
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Grandview Dining Room - Priddis Greens Golf & Country Club

$$$$·Continental·
Priddis
188 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Brunch
  • Special Occasion
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
3,454 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
  • Romantic
Best Primrib dinner & great salad bar!
93% recommended
560 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Seasons of Bowness Park

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
732 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Lunch
Your greeter was very pleasant and efficient. We absolutely loved the energy and personality of our server “Dana”. She was fantastic and it was evident that she enjoys working witRead more
94% recommended
Great for Lunch in Calgary / Southern Alberta
7 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie
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Crave Mountain Grill

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Banff
165 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Afternoon Coffee
  • Great for Brunch
The service was excellent and the food was amazing
100% recommended
Afternoon Coffee in Calgary / Southern Alberta
3 people mentioned the Elk Burger
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Hayloft Restaurant - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Canadian·
Airdrie
197 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Over priced for portion sizes. Good wine selections
100% recommended
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
83% recommended
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.
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 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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