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About Q Haute Cuisine (formerly La Caille)

Q Haute Cuisine offers a seasonally inspired singular dining experience based on the freshest local produce. Our goal is to create a place with flavours in movement, where senses are stimulated, and products are as sustainable as possible. Choose between our Natura and Voyage menus, ranging from $99 - $129, not including Sommelier selected wine pairings. With advanced notice, we are able to cater to any dietary aversions. Please allow up to 180 minutes for your dining experience. Daily gourmet express lunch, private rooms and catering services also available.

100 La Caille Place,
7th Street & 1st Avenue SW
Calgary, AB T2P 5E2
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
Contemporary French, European, French

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 1:30pm; Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm; Sunday: Private events

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
CAN$51 and over

Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(403) 262-5554

Website:
http://www.qhautecuisine.com/

Catering:
Q TO GO OFFSITE CATERING from 10 people to 500 people

Parking Details:
Parking is available in front of the building or in the underground parkade across the street

Executive Chef:
Michele Aurigemma

Additional:
Banquet, Chef's Table, Fireplace, Gluten-free Menu, Private Room, View

Special Events & Promotions:
Calgary Stampede Party Booking July 8-17 Breakfast ` Lunch ` Dinner Inside Saloon and outside Tent. Contact Marcello Belvedere for more information

Q Haute Cuisine (formerly La Caille) Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

service

4.7

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4.6

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4.3

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87% would recommend it to a friend

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 (Calgary)·Dined 4 days ago

Went on Valentine’s Day. They were busy but not too busy. The service staff messed up and we waited a good 20 minutes between not just one, but two of our courses. A set multi course meal should have rhythm. Ours did not. There were a number of other couples who came in after us and they finished their meals before us. A muse bouche and four courses took two and a half hours. The food tasted great but they need to organize their service better. I was watching the staff and the people from outside our area bringing in the food and serving to the table didn’t know which table to bring it to. We actually had food put in front of us, only to be taken away because it was the wrong course.

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·Dined 4 days ago

Outstanding great service with people that enjoy there career

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Healthy, Notable Wine List
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·Dined 5 days ago

Friendly, professional, expected 4 courses, but a total of 8 items came out. Loved the kitchen walk through and sample desert from the anti grill.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Tasting Menu, Good for Birthdays, Good Vegetarian Options
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·Dined on February 9, 2018

Q-Haute is always delicious! They are very accommodating and flexible. I've hosted several events from lunches, afternoon cocktail parties, retirement parties and Holiday parties, all a huge success. The food is fantastic (the portions are quality vs. quantity) and the wine and tea list is extensive. Yes, the tea list! The staff go above and beyond, the venue is beautiful and accommodating to different set ups. 10/10!

Tags: Notable Wine List, Afternoon Tea, Good Vegetarian Options, Scenic View, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Tasting Menu, Sunday Lunch, Business Meals
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 (Calgary)·Dined on February 2, 2018

We had a fantastic meal and even better service! We'll be back for sure.

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 (Calgary)·Dined on January 27, 2018

Me and my husband came here for a date night because we received a gift certificate as a gift. Our server had too many tables and therefore the service felt a little rushed and impersonal. We received our 1st course even before we got our drinks (I would have liked to order a cocktail and then wine with the meal but there was no time). The portions were quite small but the quality of food was good. We came during their January special (3 course for $39) which was VERY well priced but if I ever came back I think I would do the 5 course because we left feeling a little hungry still. The decor was beautiful and comfortable seating but I would probably try somewhere else before going back.

Tags: Special Occasion, Afternoon Tea, Fit for Foodies
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 (Calgary)·Dined on January 18, 2018

If you want fresh, delicious, unique food with gorgeous presentation, this is your spot!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Tasting Menu
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 (Calgary)·Dined on January 17, 2018

This is a must try place

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 (Calgary)·Dined on January 10, 2018

We went for lunch for our anniversary. We had the place to ourselves. We had amazing service and the food was outstanding in flavour and quantity.

Tags: Good for a Date, Scenic View, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Seasonal, Fit for Foodies
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 (Calgary)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Expensive but an amazing experience

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 (Calgary)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Our family had a lovely New Years Eve dinner at Q Haute. The food was exciting, interesting, tasty, well prepared....obviously a very talented chef in the kitchen. The staff was friendly, attentive and helpful. A lovely place to experience fun gastronomy! We look forward to dining there again!

Tags: Hot Spot, Pre/post Theatre, Tasting Menu, Local Ingredients, Business Meals, Fit for Foodies, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Waterfront
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 (Calgary)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Lovely place for NYE. Great food, live band and amazing service.

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 (Calgary)·Dined on December 23, 2017

We went there as a family. We had never been at Q for dinner so the tasting menu was a bit of a surprise (although it was mentioned when they confirmed the reservation). We thought there may also be a la carte options, but there weren’t. That being said, the food was very good and original. The 7 course menu was too much food, but included a lot of variety (fish, poultry, lamb, etc.)
We liked the little tour of the restaurant and kitchen in the middle of the meal. It was nice to stretch our legs and see a restaurant kitchen. Service was very attentive and the food was delicious. Definitely a special occasion place. We’ll likely go back on a night they have the 5 course tasting menu (weeknights).

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on November 18, 2017

When I made last night's reservation to celebrate our 27th anniversary, I did not read about the set menu, so it was a scary surprise to find out about the 7 courses! I knew the courses would be small, but I usually do not eat a lot, so thank you for thinking about accommodating my needs, in the first place. No worries, both my husband and I had the 7 courses and, eating just half of everything, I managed to try all the good stuff. My favorite was, of course, the "Big Mitch and His Expensive Surprise", accompanied by a very nice Jurançon.
Having a tour of the kitchen (the appliances are amazing!) and explanations about the building's life and renovations was a plus, which made the night even more special. Congratulations and a bit thank you to all the wonderful staff and specially to Josh, who even gave me a bit of Sumatran coffee beans to try at home!

Tags: Romantic, Worth the Drive, Scenic View, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Great lunch

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 (Calgary)·Dined on November 11, 2017

I regret that we celebrated our 6th anniversary here.

-Lamb that was tough and under-seasoned
-Molecular gastronomy that has made the jump from unexpected to inedible (The panna cotta was congealed and chewy)
-Wine pairings designed to save money

There were a few bites throughout the night that were good. The ahi tuna phyllo Cup; divine! The chicken and squash ravioli; mesmerizing!

I will say that the front of house and overall customer service levels were good. The sommelier could tell we were not enjoying our meal and went above and beyond to make us feel comfortable and valued.

This really comes down to food. If you sit down for a 7 course tasting menu, and pay the corresponding price, you expect a certain level of quality. You will not find that here.

Frustrated, describes both how I feel, and the execution of the menu.

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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 28, 2017

I would not recommend your restaurant for anything, to anyone. Here is my review that I left on Trip Advisor website:

Three hours of wasted time and money. A seven-course dinner consisted of a tiny appetizer, a pasta dish (one piece of chicken ravioli - yes, JUST ONE PIECE), a small piece of tasteless, overcooked beef, and a few more equally revolting items. Total bill: $480 (including tips) for the three of us. And we did not order any booze.

The portions were not tiny - microscopic. It looked more like a silly joke.

For those who go there, seeking a new experience: have a dinner before dining at Haute Cuisine. Oh yes, they will give a tour of their kitchen. Instead of food.

Folks, this is a blatant scam. I've never been more insulted by what they passed to me as "dinner". All three of us felt like idiots.

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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 20, 2017

It was an excellent choice. Very good food and the service is really nice. I would really recommend it.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine
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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 18, 2017

Amazing experience. We were well educated on our wine pairings with food and it was incredible!

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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 18, 2017

We had a wonderful evening. The food was amazing. The staff are very friendly and welcoming.
We especially want to mention our server Josh, he was great and shared his vast knowledge of wine and food which made the night even more special. We will definitely go again and would recommend to our friends and family.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Gluten Free Options
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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 18, 2017

I was very impressed by all the food choices. We each choose a 3 course lunch and loved every bite. The restaurant is very accommodating to food allergies etc. and the service was amazing: knowledgeable staff.
The ONLY downsizes are: parking is a challenge and they charge $4 per person for still, tap water... Still scratching my head on this one!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Waterfront, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Notable Wine List, Gluten Free Options, Business Meals
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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 13, 2017

This place is a little fancier than I would usually choose but my husband received a gift certificate so my sister and I went for lunch... it was awesome and really quite affordable for a NICE lunch date. It is nice dining but not so nice we felt out of place. Service was great, nice and professional. The food though--SO GOOD. We enjoyed a lovely 3 course lunch and everything was delicious! Would defiantly return!

Tags: Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Local Ingredients, Tasting Menu, Scenic View, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Great for Lunch, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 11, 2017

The classic French culinary style, with superb ambience. They treat you like royalty. Yes you deserve this.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Tapas, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Pre/post Theatre, Romantic, Scenic View
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Excellent service and delicious beautifully-presented food.

Tags: Romantic, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Quiet Conversation, Tasting Menu
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 (Calgary)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Chefs night was a magnificent culinary journey.
The secret yet not set in stone menu can be tailored to your likes and dislikes.
The meal was amazing - the flavors, textures, colors were stunning and the overall presentation was breathtaking.
If you are looking for an upscale meal to please all senses then you can't go wrong here.

Tags: Healthy, Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive, Scenic View, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Waterfront, Seasonal, Good for Groups
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 (Calgary)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Excellent food and service. Had a kitchen tour which was unique and informative. Great staff!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation
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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on September 15, 2017

It was our first time at Q Haute and we were pleasantly surprised with the creative and tasty dishes we sampled on a 10-dish tasting menu complete with a kitchen tour to boot!

We also had a chance to do tea pairing from our sommelier who schooled us with various samples that truly complimented our food and interesting anecdotes about tea - we had a very memorable 11th year anniversary celebration with a very engaging 3-hr dinner!

Thank you for making it super special and for handling the gluten-free sensitivity with so much care. Keep up your good work!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies, Tasting Menu, Gluten Free Options
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 (Calgary)·Dined on September 8, 2017

Very very good. It's expensive though. It was my hubby's birthday so I wanted to treat him to an experience instead of just a dinner. For the two of us with the tasting menu and the wine pairings with tip it was just over $500. Ouch. It started off exceptional with a story/pairings and it was really amazing. Then they sort of forgot about us. By the last two courses it was taking 20 minutes and we were told "we got a really big group of 16 so we got busy" that was annoying. We were there 3 hours.

Tags: Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on September 1, 2017

Right on Q! We've been coming here for years and keep coming back thank to great service, delicious food and a pleasant ambiance. The Costco coupon provides excellent value, however be sure to get the 'included' beverages before deciding if additional is desired.

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vip
 (Las Vegas)·Dined on August 22, 2017

Our tasting menu dinner paired with tea was unforgettable. Josh's extensive knowledge of wine and tea made the experience second to none. We are sure to come back to Q on our next visit to Calgary. Thank you for the hospitality of the Chef, Josh, and the whole staff.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Seasonal, Special Occasion, Afternoon Tea, Fit for Foodies, Tasting Menu, Notable Wine List, Waterfront
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 (Calgary)·Dined on August 22, 2017

I would say this was a cool experience for my wife and two adult kids ( 25 wedding anniversary) was to expensive though and my son and I were still hungry after even though we had 6-7 courses. Again this was a neat experience but the value was not good. It was $425 for 4 of us with no wine, I had 3 beer, everyone else had water. Great service! I don't know may come back for 50th!!

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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on August 19, 2017

Amazing. One waiter was a little off-putting, but the food was unbelievable. We were lucky to enjoy their farm2fork 5 course gourmet menu - so delicious. A truly lovely evening.

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 (Calgary)·Dined on August 17, 2017

Our evening at Q Haute was just lovely. Very nice location with nice tree views out the windows. Presentation was exquisite with a description of each course. Tour of the kitchen was a great touch too. Service was top notch.

Tags: Special Occasion, Romantic
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 (Calgary)·Dined on August 16, 2017

The food was amazing, however it's the service that truly stands out. I've been to almost every fine dining restaurant in Calgary and I have never experienced the level of service offered at Q Haute, I would leave six out of five if I could.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Quiet Conversation, Good for Groups
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 (Calgary)·Dined on August 10, 2017

Q Haute is among very few places where all the staff are so passionate about their job and they are all very knowledgeable. Wine pairing is a MUST, as their sommelier's selection is second to none.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies, Cozy, Quiet Conversation, Notable Wine List, Romantic
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 (Calgary)·Dined on August 10, 2017

Amazing service and atmosphere, lovely lunch 😊

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vip
 (Calgary)·Dined on August 9, 2017

Unexpected value - you are treated like Royalty and get excellent value for your dollar. I think this restaurant is overlooked thinking it will be too expensive...2 course meal for $20 and pampered service - i've paid more for a hamburger and french fries with no service and not as great a food. Highly recomment this for business, family, social, dates, you name it! It's good to be spoiled - give it a try!

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 (Calgary)·Dined on August 4, 2017

Went here for a special occassion. It was outstanding. This place is so much more than just somewhere for dinner. It truly is a full-on culinary experience. The food was excellent and service was above and beyond, even for fine dining. Do the wine pairing, you will not regret it. The sommelier is a wealth of really interesting information. Overall, we were absolutely thrilled with the experience.

Tags: Good for a Date, Tasting Menu, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Scenic View, Local Ingredients, Worth the Drive
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 (Calgary)·Dined on August 3, 2017

We were very impressed with the staff; they were very courtious. Because there were few people, the parking was good; we found a spot without having to drive around. It would be ideal if an elevator was available for handicapped people, particularily for someone in a wheelchair. As this was a private birthday luncheon, we are unable to make more recommendations.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation
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 (Calgary)·Dined on August 1, 2017

We can't express enough how much we enjoyed our experience. The service provide by Josh was second to none. The food was incredible. The tea pairing to our dishes was spectacular. We have never had a dining experience such as this and would strongly recommend booking a reservation for an evening you will not forget!

Tags: Good for a Date, Romantic, Authentic
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