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Bonterra Trattoria

1016 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1K2, Canada
+1 403-262-8480
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1016 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1K2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've had wonderful experiences here with great food and amazing service, especially when seated on their lovely patio on a beautiful day. Unfortunately, our last experience was notable good and we likely won't go back. Our server was slow and inattentive, the meal portions were...More

Thank CgyGirl
Creative R, Manager at Bonterra Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're sorry to hear that your recent experience at Bonterra wasn't up to our usual standards, thank you for reaching out. We'd love to speak to you directly if you could email the General Manager Curtis at curtis.g@boterra.ca

Reviewed 19 August 2017

BT does northern Italian very well, with a focused menu and a good wine list. I only wished that their portions were a bit larger, but this keep me wanting to come back for more. The atmosphere is great and the service attentive. Check it...More

Thank Aurora R
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We arrived at the front of the restaurant, however, were led to the back so the waiter could check the bookings. Since it was windy we selected a table inside the restaurant rather than the patio. We immediately read the menu and noted that the...More

Thank Matteo A
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We arrived 20 minutes early, but there was no fuss. We were seated at a great inside window table. We were added to a waiting list to move to the patio. The service was gracious and courteous. Just as we ordered our wine, we were...More

Thank bandmdunkley
Reviewed 24 July 2017

It has been some years since we ate at Bonterra and we returned there in early June, with our family. This is not the restaurant it was three or four years ago. The place remains popular, but other places in Calgary do Italian way better....More

Thank AJSCalgary
Reviewed 19 July 2017

On a recent warm summer evening a friend and I had supper at this delightful restaurant. I always enjoy the ambience and never more so than when we can eat outside in this lovely walled garden in the heart of the city. We both enjoyed...More

Thank chanel16calgary
Reviewed 17 July 2017

It has been several years since we considered Bonterra our "go to" for finer dining. We returned this week, hoping to enjoy their beautiful patio. The wait for a table on the patio was longer than we were prepared for, so we stayed inside. Bonterra...More

Thank TravelBlondeh
Reviewed 11 July 2017

say that and click your heels three times while drinking Limoncello and you will be transported to Italy ! Seriously, it's that good. Go. Now.

Thank 331charleneb
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent Italian restaurant with outside and inside seating. Air conditioned. Nice menu and also offers a taster menu. Service was excellent and we were well looked after. Not cheap but quality food

Thank Stella P
Reviewed 4 July 2017

In my opinion, Bonterra Trattoria has one of the best garden patios in Calgary. A magical little oasis, especially when it's hot outside. The food ...... always amazing! Wine selection .... fantastic. I highly recommend this place to anyone looking for a great restaurant and...More

Thank Don R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1016 8 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1K2, Canada
    (10 Ave. S)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Beltline
  • Neighbourhood: Beltline
  • Phone Number: +1 403-262-8480
  • E-mail
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