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
2,720 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Good Vegetarian Options
No better restaurant in the city! Constantly bragging about how amazing this place is - really I should be charging you guys for bringing y’all so much new business haha
96% recommended
Best Overall in Calgary / Southern Alberta
76 people mentioned the Butterscotch Pudding

Bridgette Bar

$$$$·American·
Downtown
1,622 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
love the matches in the bathroom also love how the chefs make veggies taste so damn good
95% recommended
Best Food in Calgary / Southern Alberta
23 people mentioned the Eggplant Fries
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Vero Bistro Moderne

$$$$·Italian·
Calgary
1,553 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
The platter was great, came with dessert. Changes based on the night.
91% recommended
33 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Deane House

$$$$·Canadian·
Inglewood
996 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Fine Canadian cuisine. Nice service. Great patio
93% recommended
Great for Brunch in Calgary / Southern Alberta
13 people mentioned the Sourdough Bread

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
1,931 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Super delicious food and attentive service!! I had mentioned it was our anniversary on the reservation and they brought out a complementary dessert with “Happy Anniversary” writtenRead more
96% recommended
Great for Brunch in Calgary / Southern Alberta
11 people mentioned the Osso Bucco
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Rouge

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
572 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
The tasting menu was great and the wine pairings were perfect. Especially the reisling with the foie gras custard!
95% recommended
6 people mentioned the Bison Tartar
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Gyu-Kaku - Calgary, AB

$$$$·Japanese·
Calgary
811 reviews
  • Casual
  • Fun
  • Good for Groups
One of our favorite restaurants in Calgary! Delicious meats!!!
94% recommended
Great for 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
  • Neighborhood 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
93% 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
89% recommended
11 people mentioned the Old Fashioned
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The Lake House

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
2,430 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
The service was fantastic and the safety protocol was well managed and comfortable. The food and service was very pleasant.
96% recommended
Best Overall in Calgary / Southern Alberta
44 people mentioned the Wild Boar

Sky Bistro, Mountain Top Dining @ Banff Gondola

$$$$·Canadian·
Banff
627 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
It is a great experience but food could be improved, prices are very high food should be amazing. The side bread is very bad. Service is great and the view amazing
92% recommended
Best Overall in Banff / Canmore
7 people mentioned the Beef Short Rib
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Teatro Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary Italian·
Calgary
2,025 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Beautiful decor, ambience and great service. Food is delicious and good value.
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
3,941 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Good for a Date
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 Ambiance in Calgary / Southern Alberta
39 people mentioned the Wild Boar

Alloy

$$$$·Global, International·
Calgary
3,510 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Outstanding food and service. Highly recommend. Loved the back patio. Will be back!
93% recommended
Best Overall in Calgary / Southern Alberta
76 people mentioned the Short Rib

charbar

$$$$·Canadian·
Downtown
1,454 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
This was the second time we attended Charbar in the same week. We ordered similar appetizers (octopus was consistently delicious). For the mains we ordered the tenderloin and burgeRead more
88% recommended
Handcrafted Cocktails in Calgary / Southern Alberta
26 people mentioned the Sourdough Bread

Bolero

$$$$·Brazilian·
Calgary
3,596 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • 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
  • 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
1,155 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
  • Quiet Conversation
Sitting on the patio on a sunny afternoon with soft jazz music playing was the perfect setting. The food was very tasty and our waiter, Mitchell, was both attentive and efficientRead more
90% recommended
19 people mentioned the Prime Rib

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
944 reviews
  • Neighborhood 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
Neighborhood Gem in Calgary / Southern Alberta
24 people mentioned the Calamari

Bonterra Trattoria

$$$$·Italian·
Calgary
2,835 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Celebrating my boyfriend's birthday as well as my own :) we are two days apart! We both enjoyed the experience as well as the service and food. I'd recommend this restaurant to anyRead more
90% recommended
89 people mentioned the Calamari

Starbelly OPEN KITCHEN + LOUNGE - Calgary

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
1,077 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
We celebrated our anniversary & thank you for a wonderful dinner.
92% recommended
9 people mentioned the Gnocchi

Yellow Door Bistro

$$$$·Contemporary European·
Calgary
784 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Outstanding service and focused attention to covid limitations. Was impressed how team managed a group who were very much not social distancing at a birthday bash (they were incredRead more
95% recommended
Great for 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
  • 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
3,460 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for Anniversaries
Best Primrib dinner & great salad bar!
92% recommended
560 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Seasons of Bowness Park

$$$$·Canadian·
Calgary
623 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Good for a Date
What a find. Ate on the terrace Very nice staff Beautiful menu not big but all was fresh and so tasty. Price was right for the quality Enjoy!!
95% recommended
Great for Brunch in Calgary / Southern Alberta
7 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie

Crave Mountain Grill

$$$$·Contemporary Canadian·
Banff
119 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Special Occasion
  • 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
  • Neighborhood 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 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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