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The Place

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Northwest Calgary
Italian, Pizza, Canadian, American
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6308 Bowness Rd NW, Calgary, Alberta T3B 0E5, Canada
+1 403-288-7608
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16:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Calgary
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133 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We were going there on a fairly regular basis and it used to be quite good overall. The pizza is still very good there. However, we had the steak and could hardly eat it. It was dry and awful. The cocktails are overpriced as well for a pizza place. The gravy on the veal cutlets tasted like gravy from a... More 

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Thank swcgy
Cochrane, Canada
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We were told about the food at this restaurant so decided to give it a try last night. We walked in and the decor was pleasing. The place was empty. A table had just left. The waitress gave us our menus and asked if we would like anything to drink. We gave her our drink order and after 20 minutes... More 

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Thank Claire M
Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We came from a long day with three kids at Callaway Park. There was something for everybody on the menu including a wide array of vegetarian options. I can't say enough about our server... she was fantastic. Very knowledgeable and accommodating not too mention very cheerful and great with kids. Everyone was so happy with the entire experience. Will definitely... More 

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Thank DiningFamily4
Calgary, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We have been there with family twice. The place is down to earth, really good food and reasonable price. Family style interior and the host makes everyone feel comfortable and welcomed.

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Thank WineandRelax
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154 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We stopped by for dinner and decided on the steak. Price was very good. Salads were only $1.50 more. Staff all very friendly. Restaurant a bit dated and bare. We will diner here again.

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Thank Don L
Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2016

ive been going there since it opened food was always excellent until approx 4 yrs ago . at which time the quality has dropped . i prefer pepper steak and have eaten it all over calgary. it ALWAYS was a tossup between the place and the capri. the last few times ,at the place, the gravy was watery and almost... More 

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Thank horseman25
Calgary
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133 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2016

The service and food here have always been very good quality and I certainly recommend the pizzas. I tried the steak and found it to be excellent. The ceasar's salad is one of my favorites here. They do charge extra for small add-ons, such as mushrooms or gravy, which I thought should be included in the menu price.

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Thank swcgy
Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015

I have been going to The Place for over 20 years. The always serve great food, very consistent. The French Onion Soup is excellent, steak sandwich is great as well as the pizza. The owner is the cook and is always there. Great place to eat!!

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Thank Jim S
Calgary, Canada
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2015

I've been going to the place for years and always know the pizza will always be spot on. The Staff is Great too.

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Thank Luke W
Calgary, Canada
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65 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2015

We were invited out with friend for a Friday night dinner and we went to The Place. I had never been to this establishment before but after this visit it is now on our list of places to return to. The staff were excellent and the food was great. A family operation and they make you feel at home. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Canadian, American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6308 Bowness Rd NW, Calgary, Alberta T3B 0E5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Northwest Calgary
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-288-7608

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?