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La Brezza Ristorante

#33 of 2,963 Restaurants in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence
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990 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 8J3, Canada (1st Ave & 9th St NE)
+1 403-262-6230
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Today
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Calgary
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74 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We decided to go to this restaurant based on other reviews and we were very happy with our decision. The staff were very pleasant and the food was outstanding. We highly recommend this restaurant. We will return!

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Thank CalgaryHappycamper
Calgary
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our first visit to la Brezza and will be our last. The service was not great. I had to ask for lemon for my ice water 3 times and twice for balsamic vinegar and olive oil for my bread. We ordered the lunch build your own pasta.... The cream sauce was so runny it was almost soup and... More 

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Thank Chris E
Calgary
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Cute place, intimate and cozy. Great date night spot. The food is top notch, definitely in the top of my list of Italian places

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Thank NicoleCochrane
Calgary
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422 reviews
289 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had business guests in from the US. One of them is Italian and considers himself to be an aficionado when it comes to Italian food. We were surprised that the restaurant was not more fully booked, but our waiter explained that it had been very busy lately, just not so much on this dreary April evening. Our server Michael... More 

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Thank GPaCalgary
Calgary, Canada
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was good. The waiter was friendly and helpful. We were a small group, there for a catch up visit. We weren't rushed at all. The real star of the evening was the food. We had the cannelloni and the carbonara, both highly recommended by our waiter. We were all very well satisfied with our dining experience. The portions were... More 

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Thank Bill D
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Together with our fiancé we celebrated our 5th Anniversary there. This is a wonderful place! The service and Owner are wonderful, nice and friendly. Food was delicious. I would highly recommend!

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Thank Magdalena860806
Calgary, Canada
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bridgeland is a hip and trendy place but anchoring this old neighborhood is a gem that has been there for years. We went for lunch. The waiter (Mark) was charming. He recommended the Calamari and the Salmon special. Wow, it was great. This place never lost its charm - it just keeps getting better as everything around it gets hipper!

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Thank Murray L
Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Our dinner group goes out every month and tries out new or top restaurants in Calgary. One of our group members recommended La Brazza for a night out so we decided to try it out. When we arrived we were treated by a fun and friendly staff. We were told that the night will be a 6 course meal which... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

a true family run Italian experience with fresh homemade food and quiet elegance this place surpasses most Italian restaurants in Calgary, The ambiance is upscale yet homely and the service is friendly, The food is delicious.

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Thank revsooz
1 review
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The food is always excellent, we went for lunch and the pasta dishes were delicious. The setting is always so comfortable and management is very friendly usually visiting with you at the table. Definitely recommend it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 30
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 990 1 Ave NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 8J3, Canada
    (1st Ave & 9th St NE)
  • Public Transportation: Bus #9 stops next to our restaurant. C-Train, Bridgeland/Memorial
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-262-6230
Description
La Brezza, meaning ocean breeze, is considered to be one of Calgary's finest Italian restaurants. Opened in 1987 and still in its original location - once the owners house, La Brezza continues to offer an elegantly simple Italian cuisine, emphasizing traditional home-cooked goodness.

You can enjoy a satisfying lunch and dinner menu with daily specials and you can even indulge on Sundays as we are one of the few local restaurants open 7 days a week. We pride ourselves in offering great food, great service, and a warm, relaxed atmosphere. See you soon!

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