Where to Drink around The Westin Calgary
Collected by Westin AFAR
After the worst flooding in Alberta history in 2012, Calgary is on the mend. Calgarians are taking the opportunity to improve and reinvigorate their town, from the budding fine dining scene, to the food truck culture, craft beer renaissance, and new downtown bike lanes.
940 2 Ave NW, Calgary, AB T2N 0E6, Canada
Tucked away in Sunnyside, just across the river from downtown, Vendome has a little bit of a European feel and a menu offering a whole lot of flavour. You’ll see a few writers working away on their laptops, plenty of neighbours catching up, and...
2505 17 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T3C 1J7, Canada
Inspired by the culinary traditions of Brittany, France, Chef Dominique Moussu, Cassis Bistro's Executive Chef, has brought a distinct French style and gastro experience to the Calgary scene. Working alongside Head Chef Jean-Philippe, Cassis...
25 Prince's Island, Calgary, AB T2P 0R1, Canada
River Café is a well-loved Calgary restaurant in the middle of Prince’s Island Park downtown. In the summer, enjoy the beautiful patio, or watch the leaves turn or snow fall from near the roaring fire inside. Regardless of the season, you will...
550 17 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2S 0B1, Canada
As well-loved in Canada as hockey, the Caesar—vodka and spicy tomato juice—was invented back in 1969 by a bartender at the Westin Hotel. A few blocks and several decades away, the bartenders at National have elevated the drink to a whole new...
1410 4 St SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0Y1, Canada
You might be tempted to call this tiny space with a huge vibe a hole in the wall, but that doesn’t do it justice. Milk Tiger is quite simply the coolest lounge in town, with the bartender blasting the music and discussing philosophy while creating...
140 10 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0A3, Canada
The plaque of past “Beer passport” winners posted on the wall at this neighborhood watering hole makes you want to be a regular. Those fine folk all successfully completed the challenge of drinking eighty of the pub’s international beers over the...
345 10 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0A5, Canada
With more than 100 beers on tap, you could get overwhelmed when choosing from Craft’s beer list. Try sipping one of Calgary’s favorite local ales, the Village Blonde. Village Brewery started making unpasteurized, preservative- and additive-free...
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