137 new restaurants in Calgary that opened in 2021

Vegan street taco bar. Photograph by Jared Sych.

It’s no secret that these two years have been difficult for the restaurant and food industry. Despite this, dozens of Calgary restaurants, cafes, bakeries, bubble tea shops and more have opened this year. Some are brand new restaurants, while others are existing favorites that have opened up additional new locations.

Whether you’re feeling more comfortable dining in person or grabbing takeout right now, here are over 100 newly opened eateries and eateries you can review and support at the end of the year.

Friend tea

1357 9 avenue SE, 403-219-8866, amiteacanada.com

Astronaut Ice

Telus Spark, 2220 Saint George’s Dr. NE, 403-817-6800, sparkscience.ca

Le Grenier Bar & Stage

1413 9 Ave. SE, 403-475-4741, theatticyyc.ca

To the Croque Monsieur

1139 9 Avenue SE, 403-226-0540, facebook.com

Banzai Poke & Ramen

17, 2008 33 Ave. SW, 403-475-9973, banzaiyyc.ca

bbq chicken

bb.q Chicken, 1436 8 St. SW, 403-300-0954; 842 Crowfood Cres. NO, 825-540-5183; bb.q Chicken Lemon, 201, 1104 6th Ave. SW, 403-300-0950; bbqchickenca.com

Belmont Dinner

116, 332 Aspen Glen Landing SW, 587-353-2776, belmontdiner.com

Blanco Cantina

8545 Broadcast Ave. SW, 403-455-3796, blancocantina.ca

Bono roasters

4704 Manhattan Rd. SE, bonocoffee.ca

Bro’s To Go

303, 4820 Northland Dr. NW, 403-300-2246, brostogo.ca

Calavera Cantina

180, 4307 130 Ave. SE, 403-719-8226, calaveracantina.com

Calgary Momo House

2150, 4310 104 Ave. NE, 403-660-7043, calgarymomohouse.com

Canela

1319 9 Ave. SE, 403-226-4199, canelayyc.ca

Chakalaka

1410 17 avenue SO, 587-881-4407, chakalaka.ca

Chewgurt Delicious

1224 Center Street N., 587-316-8895, chewgurtyummyyyc.ca

Chocoland

113, 237 8 Ave. SE, 825-210-9596, instagram.com

Chunk’d

101, 330 10 St. NW, chunkd.ca

Indian cuisine with cinnamon and sea bass

3022 23 St. NE, 403-454-3640, cannellecalgary.ca

Citrus lounge

1131 17 avenue SW, 587-391-7250, instagram.com

Fresh tea and coconut juice

Pacific Mall, 999 36 St. NE, 587-353-8663, cocofreshtea.ca

Connie & John’s

Inside Blush Lane, 2044 33 Ave. SW, 403-819-1434, connieandjohns.com

Bakery desires

Granary Road, 226 066 112 St. W., Foothills County, 403-879-2079, granaryroad.com

The curry

105, 550 11 Ave. SW, 403-493-3374, thecurryer.ca

D Spot Dessert Cafe

120, 75 Sage Hill Plaza NW, 403-452-0029 and 123, 920 36 St. NE, 587-496-8877, dspotdessert.com

DC Pizza Bistro

4122, 4310 104 Ave. NE, 403-275-1213, dcpizzabistro.ca

Dedicate healthy cooking

110, 2107 34 Ave., dedicatekitchen.com

Dhaba of Deepak

1032, rue Center NE, 825-413-2222, deepaksdhaba.ca

Cafe Deville

1103 17 Ave. SW, 403-764-9110, devillecoffee.ca

Don’t yell at me

63 Crowfood Terrace NW, dyam-ab.ca

DOP

1005A 1 St. SW, 587-349-2656, dopyyc.com

dragon boat

108, 340 Sage Valley Common NW, 587-356-2628, dragonboatyyc.com

Eau Claire Pizza

Marché Eau Claire, 200 Barclay Parade SW, 587-327-4992, eauclairepizza.com

Erina bakery

2835 37 St. SW, 403-686-2900, erina-bakery-ltd.business.site

First Street Market

1327 1, rue SW, fsmyyc.com

Naughty Bird

Four locations, flirtybirdchicken.com

Fonda Fora

630 4 avenue SW, 403-764-6260, fondafora.com

Fresh cuisine

770, 2402 34 Ave. SW, 825-210-9209, freshkitchen.ca

Gala Frutta

10, 110 2 Ave. SE, fruttagala.ca

Korean food gogi

120, 639 5 avenue SO, 403-453-7691 and 112 4 avenue SO, 403-453-7691, gogikoreankitchen.ca

Golden Sands Restaurant

5010 Center A St. NE, 403-455-2777, instagram.com

Good news

1608 17 Ave. SE, instagram.com

Great love

1, 2116 4 St. SW, 587-351-6372, grandeamore.ca

The Greek corner

7521 Macleod Street SW, 587-356-3033, thegreekcornercalgary.ca

Halal guys

923 17 avenue SW, 403-475-4897, thehalalguys.com

Halo

3519 14 St. SW, halochurros.com

Higher ground

715 17 Ave. SW, 403-243-7070, uppergroundcafe.ca

Honey

1324 17 Ave. SW, 587-560-2008, honeycalgary.ca

Inglewood Pizza

3415 26 Ave. SW, 403-237-8220, inglewoodpizza.ca

Iyycburg

220, 129 Sage Valley, Sage Hill Common NW, 825-407-8620, iyycburg.com

Jia jia

1033 17 Ave. SW, 403-475-8558, jiajiabar.ca

Jollibee

CrossIron Mills, 261055 Crossiron Blvd., 587-815-5874, jollibeefoods.com

Juice

126, 38 9 St. NE, 403-764-9191, jusfruit.ca

JusFruit x A-Coffee

1324 10 avenue SW, 403-984-4341, jusfruit.ca; acafe.ca

Skewer garden

1075 Falconridge Dr. NE, 403-764-0910, instagram.com

Katsu17

5, 718 17 avenue SW, 825-431-7846, katsu17.com

Kobe Teppanyaki Lounge

4160, 901 64 avenue NE, 403-730-8826, instagram.com

Korean barbecue Kogiya

205K, 401 9 avenue SW, 587-968-3243, instagram.com

Kor street food

2805 32 Ave. NE, 403-717-1228 and CF Market Mall, 3625 Shaganappi Tr. NW, 587-832-2360, korstreetfood.com

Lennox Irish Pub

5909 Signal Hill Center SW, 587-391-7470, lennoxirishpub.com

Lil E Cafe

The Ampersand, 140 4 Ave. SW, lilecoffee.ca

Local public restaurant

201 Barclay Parade SW, 587-943-3410, localpubliceatery.com

Lonely mouthed bar

528 17 avenue SW, lonelymouthbar.com

Macau Imperial Tea

9737 rue Macleod S., instagram.com

puree

101, Mahogany Center SE, 403-457-6274 and 610 20 Longview Common SE, 403-233-0228, masheats.ca

Major Tom Bar

40th Floor, Stephen Avenue Place, 700 2 St. SW, 403-990-3954, majortombar.ca

Milk

2614 4 St. NW, milkicecreamshop.com

Mixing

Inside Eighty-Eight Brewing Company, 1070, 2600 Portland St. SE, mixtapeyyc.ca

Monday Plant Coffee

208 4 St. NE, 825-222-9080, mondaysplantcafe.com

Monogram

4153 University Ave. NW, 403-457-8509, monogramcoffee.com

Monzoon Izakaya

6920 Macleod Street, 403-474-3288, monsoonizakaya.com

Morning Brunch Co.

315, 722 85 St. SW, 403-984-2910, morningbrunch.com

Snacks

6307 chemin Bowness NW, 403-286-9699, munchiesyyc.ca

Noble Pie

720 11 Ave. SW, 403-536-4075 (text only), noblepiepizza.com

Norley’s Colombian Food

1314 9 avenue SE, 403-764-4000, instagram.com

NuSalmon TUGO

8500 chemin Macleod SE, 403-457-8846, nusalmontugo.com

CEO

4132 University Ave. NW, 825-205-9942, eatoeb.com

Om Cuisine of India

119, 13 Southland Cres. SW, 403-984-2896, omcuisineofindia.com

that of Osmoow

4129 University Avenue NW, 587-232-9969, mrosmow.com

P For Pizza

4909 17 avenue SE, 587-353-7710, facebook.com

Pablo Cheese Pie

602B 16 Avenue NW, 587-834-1538, facebook.com

Pachamama Soul Cafe

2110, 380 Canyon Meadows Dr. SE, instagram.com

Salon ice cream

537 Riverfront Ave. SE, instagram.com

Pasta La Mano

101, 342 15 avenue SW, pastalamano.com

Phil and Sébastien

69 7A St. NE, 403-261-1885, philsebastian.com

The town of Pho

207 1, rue SE, 587-391-7188, phocity.ca

Holic pocket

304 10 St. NW, 403-888-5593, pocketholic.ca

Polly’s kitchen

1446 17 Ave. SW, 403-764-2008, pollyskitchen.ca

Porch

730 17 avenue SW, 587-391-8500, porchyyc.com

Purring tea

816A 16 Ave. SW, 587-755-9900, purrtea.ca

Boom from the house Ramen Boom

1817, rue Center Nord, 403-460-5091, instagram.com

Ramen Taka Notsume

843 17 avenue SW, 403-453-6755, ramentakayyc.wordpress.com

Korean Cuisine Rice Table

3010, 2060 Symons Valley Pkwy NW, instagram.com

The roof

414 3 St. SW, 403-262-0080, therooftop.ca

Roy’s Korean cuisine

2024 4 St. SW, royskoreankitchen.com

Samosa Junction

2110, 3730 108 Ave. NE, Jacksonport Plaza, 403-648-2727, samosa-junction.ca

Sautéed Burger

1001 17 Ave. SW, 403-454-3697, saucyburger.ca

Sensei bar

1520 14 St. SW, 403-230-4388, senseibar.ca

Sesame

4122 University Avenue NW, 587-3534122, 1menu.ca

Shawarma factory

202, 5333 61 Ave. SE, instagram.com

Sugar Marmalade

1130 Center A St. NE, 587-354-1120, sugarmarmalade.com

Society house

831 17 avenue SW, 403-875-6654, socalityhouse.com

South Block

2437 4 St. SW, 403-764-4227, southblockbbq.com

South Street Burger

1103 17 avenue SW, 403-244-1301, southstreetburger.com

Sugar Pastry & Coffee

810, rue Center NE and 225 6 avenue SO (+15), sucrecafe.com

Taiwan Boba & Waffle

New Horizon Shopping Center, 206300 Writing Creek Cres., Balzac, instagram.com

TBB Deserts

3, 2312 4 St. SW and 12127 44 St. SE, 587-353-7170, tbbdesserts.com

Sugar Tiger

210 Riverfront Ave. SW, 403-226-4507, facebook.com

Tokyo station

1505 15 avenue SW, 403-719-2288, tokyostreetmarket.com

Pizza Toto

610 1 avenue NE, 403-265-1990, toto-pizza.com

Truedan

Center-South, 100 Anderson Road. SE, truedan.com

Trullo Trattoria

107, 2515 90 Ave. SW, 403-281-1414, trullotrattoria.com

You Taco

102, 1414 Kensington Rd. NO, 403-283-0137, tutaco.ca

Thai Tuk Tuk

19, 275 boul. Shawville SE, 403-454-8568, tuktukthai.com

Una Pizza + Wine

110, 69, rue 7A NE, 403-453-1183, unapizzeria.com

Vegan Street Taco Bar

1111 7 St. SW, 403-454-3287, veganstreet.ca

Viet Lounge

5108, 901 64 avenue NE, 403-457-8438, vietlounge.ca

Village Ice Cream

69, rue 7A NE, 403-764-5211, villageicecream.com

Waffles

CF Chinook Center, 6455 Macleod Tr., Waffloos.ca

Whiskey Rose Saloon

1012 17 Ave. SW, 403-474-7673, whiskeyrosesaloon.com

Wow Café, Wow Chicken, Wow Katsu and Wow Bakery

7135, 8650 112 Avenue NW, wowcafe.ca; wowchicken.ca; wowbakery.co

YiFang Fruit Tea Taiwan

160, 3 Mahogany Row SE, 403-455-0185, yifangab.com

Yim siam

4327 rue Macleod SW, 403-474-5666, yimsiamthaistreetfood.ca

Yvonne’s delicious cakes

170, 11130 11 St. NE, 403-700-5751, yvonnesdelightfulcakes.com

Zab Der

936 Northmount Drive NW587-351-3322, zabderthaisushi.ca

Wing stop at 4 corners

L’esperluette, 174, 112 4 avenue SW, 4cornerswingstop.com

8 cakes

529 Riverfront Ave. SE, 8cakes.com