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200-709 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 3J5, Canada
+1 403-984-7534
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
16 Oct 2016
“JJ Ramen bar by Carino”
27 Aug 2016
“Decent ramen and great duck confit”
Closed Now
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
200-709 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 3J5, Canada
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Carino has recently changed to the JJ Ramen bar and I attended on their soft opening. The great news is the the Ramen is just as good as it always has been. Bad news is that the Italian-Japanese fusion dishes are gone. Despite that, this...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The food is great, I knocked one point off because the ramen soup base really is too salty. If that's down a notch it's pretty much the best ramen in Calgary. The pork belly is the best I have had out of all the ramen...More

Thank Josephliyen
Reviewed 12 July 2016

My boyfriend and I went for dinner and I've been dreaming about it since! We started off with the pickled chicken wings which were super tasty. I had the miso-cured chicken cutlets risotto. The chicken reminded me of my favorite meal in Hawaii and everything...More

Thank Marina N
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised by this little restaurant. The mix of Japanese and Italian flavour was delicious. We tried the duck,duck, duck, and waygu. Both were delicious!

Thank mmelly
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Had ramen here for lunch with my kids, and loved it. The noodles were perfect, the broth divine. I ordered the duck ramen. So tasty! I decided to go back with the hubby and friends for dinner, and I really built up the ramen. However,...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

I visited the restaurant with my family for the first time and it was really great! Service was excellent and all the plates were sent back clean, the presentation and flavours were superb. Zero complaints, will visit again soon.

Thank Maggie S
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Not many Japanese restaurants are actually run by Japanese people, and even fewer when their passions are rooted in Italian cuisine. The folks from Carinos have impressive resumes, and their restaurant here is so clearly a passion product made possible by their talents. Their love...More

Thank Tomakiko
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Had ramen at lunch , It was yummy and had some good variety. enjoyed the spicy chicken one more then pork belly, cause it had a little zip , there was no condiments on the table so couldn't tweak it my self , It sat...More

Thank azureg
Reviewed 15 January 2016

This has possibly one of the most innovative menus I have ever seen. I'm often suspicious of "very odd" food combinations, because I don't believe just being weird makes something good. Well, after an incredible meal here, I must say that the chef knows what...More

Thank timetobeinspired
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Very unique cuisine extremely well prepared. Braised lamb ribs were fabulous. German Pinot noir offered is a new favourite. Great service

Thank artfuljay
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200-709 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 3J5, Canada
    (Edmonton Trail and 7th Ave North)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-984-7534
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