The Coup

4.4
138 Reviews
CAN$31 to CAN$50
Vegetarian
For organic and ethical vegetarian fare served in an upbeat and cozy atmsophere, visit The Coup in Calgary, Alberta. The menu offers a full range of breakfast, lunch and dinner fare that guests can enjoy for a filling meal. At The Coup, try such items as the messy jessy, vegan benedict, grilled treehouse sandwich, tempeh shawarma, beach front hot pot, satay bowl and more.

Each dish at The Coup is prepared with ingredients that are full of flavor and depth, and even though there are no meat options available, meat eaters are sure to enjoy the menu as much as vegetarians and vegans. Many items on the menu come with a side of soup, salad or organic potatoes to pair with each dish for a wholesome and hearty meal that supports the environment.

With respect for all of our guests, we allow a maximum of 2 hours for all reservations. If you require a more leisurely dining experience, please let us know.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
What 138 people are saying
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Cb16
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great service and food! Expensive but all in all good!

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NIkJ
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on September 10, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience3

I miss their larger menu - and some of the old classic dishes that no longer are there. The mess are large and heavy, which many may like but I miss their lighter entrees.

I found the prices quite a bit higher than expended. Pandemic pricing, I suppose, but it makes it unlikely I’ll be able to eat there again for quite a while.

The table separators, while an appreciated safety feature, made me feel really claustrophobic, squashed into a small corner with the plastic walls - I would have appreciated an option of where to sit (we had a rez and the restaurant was nearly empty when we arrived). It made me very uncomfortable and anxious. Or, they could spread the tables a bit further apart - for the prices, I think it would have been nice to have a bit more space.

As always though, the servers were lovely and customer service was good. The food was not bad, but didn’t appeal to me the way the old menu did.

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Jamie
Calgary
1 review
Dined on September 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and even better service. We highly recommend the Coup!

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vipBevB
San Francisco
27 reviews
Dined on September 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Whenever we have guests in town, we try and visit The Coup and it never disappoints!

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EugeniaI
Phoenix
1 review
Dined on September 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful food and attentive staff!
I had the kambucha, the burger and the cheese cake and all left me super happy.

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markcol
Vancouver
4 reviews
Dined on September 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

We sought out The Coup for our 2 nights in Calgary and were not disappointed. Just hard to choose what to try. Excellent vegan/veg choices, very knowledgeable server.

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OpenTable Diner
Denver
1 review
Dined on August 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Food was awesome - highly recommend the gyoza and the shawarma !

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jerrycans
1 review
Dined on August 30, 2021
Overall1food2service3ambience3

Overpriced and unhygienic. Found multiple hair in the appetizer. Yuck

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Sattman
Edmonton
1 review
Dined on August 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food! Great experience. Staff were very friendly.

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Courtney
Calgary
1 review
Dined on August 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love The Coup! Always great food and a great experience!

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vipSuzannemmh
Calgary
6 reviews
Dined on August 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was amazing (as usual at The Coup)! The staff/service is the best; super knowledgeable, very friendly and extra courteous. Get the Kale Caesar with tempeh, you won't regret it.

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BobG
1 review
Dined on August 21, 2021
Overall3food2service5ambience4

We love The Coup and have waited a long time to return. Two years.
Maybe it is our memory or maybe it has changed a bit.
I had the Upstream Burger and it was more a Sloppy Joe then a burger. The taste of it was good but the burger running over my fingers was not what I was expecting. My wife had the Beach Front Hot Pot, her absolute favourite, has it every time we come. Was different, like way too much coconut milk was added. She left feeling stuffed event though she ate only half of it.
The esthetics of The Coup have not changed much, and we love the option of a vegetarian meal. The wait staff was great. The food, well that seemed off.

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Krissyparks
1 review
Dined on August 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Not my first time & never the last! The food is always so delicious & the drinks are artistic & so good!! As a celiac I really appreciate how safe I feel eating at The Coup!

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KurtK
1 review
Dined on August 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had an excellent meal with excellent service.

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
10 reviews
Dined on August 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food - now ambience - fast service - will be back for sure!

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KellyS
1 review
Dined on August 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, friendly service and good ambiance for visiting. Especially enjoyed the shrub and haskap berry “cheesecake “

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
1 review
Dined on August 17, 2021
Overall1food3service3ambience1

It was freezing in there.

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HannahM
1 review
Dined on August 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Truly such an outstanding restaurant! Every season they change up their menu which is honestly so great environmentally and it keeps it very exciting!!

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Foodie
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined on August 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Brand new menu choice for us and we enjoyed everything - the service staff were very knowledgeable and helpful - we will definitely go back soon

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Mark
Calgary
4 reviews
Dined on August 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had the “Alberta on the Plate” special and it was amazing. Service was very attentive and they explained each dish to us. Would highly recommend anything here.

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TaylorR
Calgary
4 reviews
Dined on August 6, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Lovely server. Delicious cocktails and snacks. The gyoza was so delicious. Highly recommend.

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yelena
1 review
Dined on August 2, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Food was excellent !!
Thanks to the Chief ! We will come back many time, sure.

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Parm
1 review
Dined on July 23, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Good food and atmosphere. Music was a bit loud to have a conversation but overall great customer service.

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KRich
Edmonton
3 reviews
Dined on July 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was delicious as always! Everyone was very friendly and the cocktails were perfect!

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Brody
Edmonton
1 review
Dined on July 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic service! The food was so good, and such a huge variety! Can’t wait to try something new next time.

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
3 reviews
Dined on July 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The Coup was incredible as always! Great food, great service, and an overall lovely time.
Our server was kind and did a wonderful job! The kitchen cooked a delicious meal that was very filling. Highly recommend this restaurant.

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PeteandCarol
Calgary
6 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Birthday and family gathering

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JB57
1 review
Dined on June 30, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Meals made with whole foods that feel deeply nourishing . A nice alternative to the more processed "fake meat" style of vegetarian restaurant.
The kind of meal that not only tastes good, but feels good in the body.

OT
OpenTable Diner
Calgary
1 review
Dined on June 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. They really took care of my celiac girlfriend here

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NadineJ
Toronto
1 review
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was great! They were super accommodating when we called to say that we were going to a little late for our reservation. Staff was very friendly!

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OpenTable Diner
Calgary
1 review
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food is always so good at The Coup - Service was amazing!!!

OT
OpenTable Diner
Calgary
1 review
Dined on June 24, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Really enjoyed the patio! Super nice to sit outside and enjoy a great meal.

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JacquelineR
Calgary
4 reviews
Dined on June 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

The food was outstanding and service was friendly. Would definitely go back.

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KEVINL
Calgary
3 reviews
Dined on June 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Hosted a post pandemic biz lunch and was impressed with food portions and menu options. We are not 'veggies' but it didn't matter; food was deeelish! what made the experience was the server: super helpful and accommodating...and didn't interrupt our meeting every 15 seconds!

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TillyE
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Fabulous food and fabulous service. Would definitely come back.

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Franca
1 review
Dined on June 17, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Great combinations, lots to choose from with a variety of flavours :)

OT
OpenTable Diner
Calgary
4 reviews
Dined on April 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food! Great service!

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AnnC
Portland
1 review
Dined on April 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food great, service excellent, not noisy so easy to have a conversation

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Mountaingirl
Calgary
2 reviews
Dined on April 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

There is no other place I'd rather eat. As an herbist and plant food chef myself, I love to be inspired and served creations I can't make at home. This place never dissapoints. The blend of incredible expertise, alchemy of ingenious ingredients, and loving energy of this space makes it one of my favorite places on earth 💖

JM
JasonM
Calgary
1 review
Dined on April 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food !! Excellent service!! Would highly recommend this place!!

FAQs

The Coup does offer delivery in partnership with Skip The Dishes. The Coup also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (403) 541-1041.

The Coup is rated 4.4 stars by 138 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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