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Aida's Bistro

2208 4 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 1W9, Canada
+1 403-541-1189
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good48%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (24 reviews)
“fattoush” (7 reviews)
“baklava” (6 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2208 4 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 1W9, Canada
Neighbourhood: Mission
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently had dinner with friends at Aida's. The four of us shared two vegetarian mezze platters, as well as some extra sides--and what a feast! I am somewhat picky about baba ghannouj, but Aida's was perfect--a little smoky, and just the right texture. The...More

Thank DDTinConnecticut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having eaten in Aida's when I lived in Calgary many years ago, I thought I would attempt a reunion with all I enjoyed previously. Thankfully I was not disappointed. Portions continue to be generous and delicious, there were many diners, staff was efficient and the...More

Thank 1941CC
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I love Lebanese food. This place was exceptional. The hummus and baba ganouj were fabulous. I had the vegetarian platter and each of the selections was exquisite, especially the grape leaves and tabouleh. My companions had a variety from the menu and agreed that everything...More

1  Thank Steven M
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I went for din this last Thursday, the first time I've been to Aida's and had a lovely meal. Two of us ordered the yogurt and cardamom lamb chops, and one dinner ordered the lemon chicken. We were all VERY impressed with the flavour and...More

Thank JustMeB
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Aida's is, and has been, my families favorite restaurant in Calgary for many years. Strangely, In all of the years my wife and I have eaten at Aida's, we have only ever ordered the shawarma. The combination of their home made hummus, and marinated beef,...More

Thank openadventure
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I went to Aidas with a group of friends and I was pleasantly surprised. Restaurant is pretty small but they were very accomyof our group and my stroller. I ordered the fish and although a bit expensive it tasted good and portion was huge. Waitress...More

Thank Mariana_9
Reviewed 30 January 2017

One of my favourite restaurants. However, I wonder if the food and service are slipping a bit. We had an assortment of dishes at our table - there were six of us. Two of us had the featured soup - it was tepid at best...More

Thank carrie808
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Charming little spot with great service and wonderful food! The portion sizes are fantastic and the platters allow you to try a little bit of everything for a reasonable price! Try the grape leaf wraps, you will not be disappointed!!! We have been repeat customers...More

Thank Sarah Rae S
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

The food was a bit bland for my taste and nothing really stood out. The service was lackluster as well. This was my first and probably last time eating here.

Thank Netti78
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I've been going to Aida's for years, and have tried almost everything on the menu. It's all excellent! The service staff are typically very attentive as well. This time I had the lamb kabob platter with baba ghannouj and tabbouli salad. This restaurant is as...More

Thank Paul H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2208 4 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 1W9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Mission
  • Neighbourhood: Mission
  • Phone Number: +1 403-541-1189
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