Permanently Closed - Moxie's Grill & Bar - Calgary Trail

4.8
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40 Reviews
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CAN$30 and under
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Contemporary American

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This restaurant is permanently closed. Our restaurants and menus are inspired by the communities we are part of; from the team we hire to the food we make, it’s an expression of the neighbourhoods we inhabit across this country. From coast to coast we focus on quality food made with fresh ingredients served in a stylish, comfortable and casual environment

Come by for family dinner or recharge after studying. Moxie’s Calgary Trail restaurant is just down the street from LRT Southgate Station and minutes away from Edmonton attractions including the University of Alberta and NAIT South Campus. Come experience a new set of tastes with our delicious new menu options created by Executive Chef Brandon Thordarson.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, Global, International, Canadian
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Hours of operation
Mon–Thu 11:00 am–11:00 pm
Fri, Sat 11:00 am–12:00 am
Sun 12:00 pm–10:00 pm
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Phone number
(780) 430-4701
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Brandon Thordarson
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Neighborhood
Additional
Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Wine
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4.7
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CV
Ottawa
18 reviews
Dined on August 24, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Moxies is my go to place to meet with friends or just for date night. Good food, good service that you can count on

M
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

We were on business matters. Everything was very good. The only thing it could be improved is our table wobbled a little bit.

Moxie's Grill & Bar - Calgary Trail - Permanently Closed
Responded on July 20, 2019

Hi Majo, Thank you for taking the time to review Moxie''s Calgary Trail. I am happy to hear you had a great time dining with us. I will definitely take a look at the freestanding tables to fix the levelness of the tables. I hope to see you again soon! Have a great weekend! Ian Steinwand - GM gmct@moxies-edm.ca

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MP
Edmonton
3 reviews
Dined on July 4, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was good

Moxie's Grill & Bar - Calgary Trail - Permanently Closed
Responded on July 6, 2019

Hey Mike, Just wanted to give a quick thanks for the review & am happy to hear you had a good time! My team and I hope to see you again soon! Thanks again, Ian Steinwand - GM gmct@moxies-edm.ca

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NM
1 review
Dined on June 27, 2019
Overall4food3service5ambience5

Most of the meal was great but ribs weren't. They were tough and dry.

LW
1 review
Dined on June 13, 2019
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Good food. The service was a little slow, considering we were some of the only people in there.

R
Edmonton
2 reviews
Dined on June 1, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It is a nice place to get together with family and friends. You can chat and actually hear each other. I was verery happy with this location.

Moxie's Grill & Bar - Calgary Trail - Permanently Closed
Responded on June 18, 2019

Thank you for the 5 star review! I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and I hope to see you again soon! Ian Steinwand - GM

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CC
Edmonton
2 reviews
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Not too busy for Mother's day. Little twists on the menu, not just the usual. Friendly service without bothering you. Overall relaxing and enjoyable.

Moxie's Grill & Bar - Calgary Trail - Permanently Closed
Responded on May 16, 2019

Hey Christine, Just wanted to give a quick thanks for the review and glad you had an enjoyable experience at Moxie's Calgary Trail! Have a great week! Ian Steinwand - GM

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GS
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had Mother’s Day brunch for 8 people....Food was great. Outstanding service by Kelsey our server. Treated us like family!

JH
Edmonton
12 reviews
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Mothers Day, 2019:
We were shown right to our table, and our waitress showed up right after.

Coffee order taken, delivered a few minutes later, food order taken and delivered well under 10 minutes.

The food was very flavourful, and the amount was satisfying.

We were told that the mother’s in our group could take a potted plant with them. With the plant was a 1/2 off wine coupon valid for the next 30 days.

All and all a very pleasent experience!

Moxie's Grill & Bar - Calgary Trail - Permanently Closed
Responded on May 16, 2019

Hey Jim, Just wanted to a quick thanks for taking the time to review your Mothers Day experience! I'm glad you had a great visit and will definitely pass it along to the rest of the team! Have a great week! Ian Steinwand - GM

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F
1 review
Dined on May 11, 2019
Overall2food4service4ambience2

We booked a table on open table for 7, then got a phone call to confirm but they had no room so we agreed to go into the lounge. When we got there they brought us in to the lounge and we had to put our own table together, no assistance from staff. The music was extremely loud so it was difficult to talk to each other. The food was pretty good, server was polite.

SB
1 review
Dined on April 12, 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience3

Newly diagnosed celiac and the staff was very aware and knowledgeable.

VL
Edmonton
5 reviews
Dined on April 11, 2019
Overall2food2service2ambience1

Table wasn’t ready and food was below average

CJ
Edmonton
32 reviews
Dined on March 17, 2019
Overall1food3service1ambience3

Usually I like Moxies and go there a lot. So I hope this case is an exception. We made reservations specifically to be there during their Brunch hours. When seated we asked for their Brunch Menu. "Oh, we cut off Brunch early". We got up and left, trying to get to another restaurant which was still serving Brunch. I it will be a while before I go back again.

OT
Edmonton
7 reviews
Dined on March 16, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was great! Service was great!

CW
Edmonton
5 reviews
Dined on February 25, 2019
Overall5food5service4ambience4

The salad was superb along with all the other meals. We would visit this Moxie's on Calgary Trail again.

JH
Edmonton
13 reviews
Dined on February 24, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Sunday Brunch
Not too crowded, excellent value and good service.

J
Edmonton
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall3food2service3ambience4

We went here on Valentine’s day for dinner. Out server and the other staff were not sure about their special which is odd. My wife ordered the NY steak medium, it was served medium well almost well done. I ordered baby back ribs (they’re more like chewy ribs) not tender at all. Not a bad place though, not the best either.

OT
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Great night. Great meal and service.

OT
1 review
Dined on December 8, 2018
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Overall service was good, food was great and she accommodated a food allergy with confidence and asked questions when appropriate.

CR
Edmonton
12 reviews
Dined on November 27, 2018
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Had a business lunch with a friend, and we got a lot accomplished.
Food was good, service was a little slow, but not bad.
Good regular spot on the southside.

OT
1 review
Dined on October 27, 2018
Overall2food1service5ambience5

$27 steak not much there. Not cooked right and 1/3 of it couldn't eat. Was first and last visit sorry.

PD
Edmonton
4 reviews
Dined on September 18, 2018
Overall4food4service5ambience4

The best part of the meal was the care taken by the sever and manager to ensure that our food allergies were addressed and still had an enjoyable dinner.

SR
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on August 31, 2018
Overall1food1service1ambience1

We came to your restaurant to have a nice family outing with our kids and their friends. Food quality wasn’t the best, the salmon was very dry, the salads had very little if any dressing on them, and the ginger teriyaki bowl had mushrooms when we specified we do not like them. The service wasn’t good at all, we had to ask the sever several times to clear some of the glasses and dishes from the table due to the fact we didn’t have any space on the table. The server neglected to take any dishes away and when we asked she took “a glass” leaving the other four glasses on the table that were empty. Overall your location wasn’t the best choice for us apparently. We always dine at the south common location and thought we would try your location as a change. Very disappointed to be honest. We get such great service at south common and the food is always so fresh and tasty, we assumed we would get the same at another location. Very disappointed!

DC
Edmonton
1 review
Dined on August 8, 2018
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Excellent server. Special 1/2 off wines on Wednesdays. Overall a great dinning experience.

C
Calgary
25 reviews
Dined on July 27, 2018
Overall3food3service2ambience3

Just had appetizers of nachos and sushi cones.

Pricy for what you get and the taste was good not spectacular.

Overall not a busy place and may come back.

RD
Toronto
4 reviews
Dined on May 19, 2018
Overall4food3service5ambience4

We were a large group so keep that in mind - almost 30 of us. Some issues from some in our group with portion size and value and a couple with comments on saltiness so ask first about salt content if that’s an issue for you. The staff were great and friendly and the service delivery was excellent for a large group. I’d recommended it - the ribs were top notch

HM
Edmonton
1 review
Dined on May 13, 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Went for Mother's Day supper. Were very pleased with our meals, and the service was very good.......always checking in to see if we needed anything, but not bothersome. Would definitely go to this location again!

JB
1 review
Dined on May 13, 2018
Overall4food3service4ambience4

Everything was good.

h
Edmonton
4 reviews
Dined on May 5, 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We came here for family date-night. Our server was brilliant - there when we needed him, good with our 7 year old as well as the adults. The food was top-notch and the recommendations by our server were spot on. My daughter was talking about her cheese pizza two nights later!Highly recommend and we will be back for sure.

OT
Edmonton
6 reviews
Dined on April 20, 2018
Overall2food4service2ambience3

Service was very slow

e
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined on April 7, 2018
Overall1food1service2ambience4

Had to reorder as they ran out of Ribs. Ordered a New York steak Medium rare. Sent me a sirloin not new York and cook medium well. Other person in the party had a Steak salad. little to no dressing at all on the salad as well only 1 tomato and that's it. just lettuce. Service was very slow as well.

TK
1 review
Dined on April 1, 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was our first time at Moxies. We were having a family supper, there were 9 of us. We booked through OpenTable and the evening was fabulous! Our server was very friendly and the food was excellent for the price point. We will definitely be going to Moxies again soon!

HM
Las Vegas
3 reviews
Dined on March 17, 2018
Overall2food4service4ambience2

Although we made a reservation for 7:00, we were seated until 7:20. The manager was kind enough to offer dessert due to our wait; however, we had to wait another 15 to 20 minutes for the dessert to arrive which made for an extremely late evening.

OT
1 review
Dined on March 16, 2018
Overall3food4service3ambience3

Waitress said it was “too difficult” to split the birthday girl’s meal amongst the rest of the party.

IY
Edmonton
13 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We tried Valentina Day set for 2. Food quality is value for money. Dessert Heart shape brownie is surprising . Very good Ending.

OT
Edmonton
1 review
Dined on December 29, 2017
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was great to make a reservation for 14 at a convenient location for mostly out of towners. The food and service was great!!

BK
Edmonton
3 reviews
Dined on December 26, 2017
Overall2food5service1ambience5

The food was great but our server was not very nice and didn’t come by the table much other waiters were having to bring our food which was disappointing because usually I always have great service here.

OT
Edmonton
1 review
Dined on December 13, 2017
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The reservation I made on line wasn’t recognized by the greeter when we arrived. She asked how long before I made the booking and I told her over a week ago. I received confirmation of the booking by email and again the day before.., therefore appears the online system and the one at the restaurant aren’t in sink... fortunately for us there wasn’t a problem getting in....

FK
Miami
6 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2017
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Went on Canada’s Thanksgiving . Few people but everything very good except for one steak a little over medium as ordered

J
Edmonton
1 review
Dined on July 14, 2017
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Restaurant is good but when I arrived they did not have my reservation made through Open Table. They managed to fit us in but very dissapointed that the reservation system is so unreliable!!

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