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The Oak Room

) #71 of 3,049 Restaurants in Calgary $$ - $$$ , ,
Fairmont Palliser Hotel | 133 9th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (3 reviews)
“poutine” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Canadian, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Fairmont Palliser Hotel | 133 9th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by for a couple drinks before dinner. The place was packed. Great for people watching! Excellent service.

Thank Jason A
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your kind words, Jason. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time in the Oak Room Lounge and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Best regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bartenders know how to make most drinks. Bar Menu is adequate. The room has incredible atmosphere...choose your seat/s for the mood of the evening...or any time the Room is opened. Lots of History...imagine horses in the Lobby ....and galas in the Ballroom...and a great...More

Thank PHSexpress
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this review; this iconic room can certainly transport you to times long ago. On behalf of our new chef, Eraj Jayawickreme, we invite you to join us again soon as we have brand new food and drink menus for summer...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Staying at the Fairmont Palliser Hotel for a couple of days allowed us the time to have three meals at the The Oak Room. Easy menu with several "never tried before" items made it difficult to decide what to order. Through each of our meals...More

Thank deanne885
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review of your time in the iconic Oak Room, Deanne. On behalf of all of us here at Fairmont Palliser, we hope to welcome you back again very soon. Warm regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017

Always a treat to visit the Oak room. Service is top notch! Great location for the classic cocktails and wines. Very extensive food menu is available, as the dining room is only open on the weekends. A perfect "conversation" room--and periodically, live music during the...More

Thank alan a
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thanks very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us, Alan, and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Oak Room again very soon. Best regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser

Reviewed 17 March 2017

Stopped in on Canada Day for a beer and a poutine. Service was very attentive. My partner enjoyed her meal as well. She knew how to redeem my presidents club gift certificates which was a plus.

Thank mjama
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words about your Canada Day experience at the Oak Room! We hope you will visit us again. Best regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Went to the Oak Too. Before the Flames game. Had food, which was very good and relatively fast to the table. Had a nice selection. Enjoyed the drink menu as they have a large selection including a great beers. Had a nice Erdinger Munich Dunkel...More

Thank travelinman045
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you for your review of our iconic Oak Room. I will pass on your kind words to the team and we'll see you again soon. Warm regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser

Reviewed 13 March 2017

We ate here whilst staying at the hotel. The staff are good and the food delicious. Great place to sit and relax.

Thank Moir
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Thanks for the review, Moir! We look forward to your next visit. Best regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

When you sit down for a beverage.....you can just imagine in the old times ....when the "boys club" were sitting and having a brandy and cigar after their business meeting. When there I tried the steak sandwich and a glass of select red wine. Have...More

Thank Ross M
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Wow! Thanks so much for this glowing review of your time at the Oak Room. It does have some historic charm, doesn't it? I will pass on your kind words to the team and we hope to see you again very soon. Best regards, Lindsay...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017

Its a nice room, with really good variations on classic cocktails. The salads, sandwiches, steak tartare and the burger were all excellent, as were the huge cream cheese donut holes for dessert (one order was enought to share for us- think 4 of their donut...More

Thank Lori V
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this review, Lori. I appreciate your sharing all of these insights as this is the only way we can improve our customer experience going forward. See you again soon. Warm regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser

Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Variety and taste are achieved in an elegant well-appointed dining room. Quality ingredients and aesthetically pleasing French toast with caramelized banana in bourbon sauce. Flaw was the accompanying melon pieces though attractive, were not ripe. Poached eggs open sandwich with melted goat cheese and mushrooms...More

Thank Kulbi
LindsayGallagherPAL, Public Relations Manager at The Oak Room, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you for the review and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Warm regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser

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733vagabond
Since my wife and I eat small portions, we usually split a meal when at a restaurant. What is your policy?
15 June 2017|
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Response from LindsayGallagherPAL | Property representative |
That is no problem at all, Ross. We have a brand new menu with lots of delicious items to try! We look forward to welcoming you to Fairmont Palliser very soon. Best regards, Lindsay Gallagher Communications... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Canadian, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fairmont Palliser Hotel | 133 9th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
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  • This restaurant is at The Fairmont Palliser
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