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Melrose Cafe & Bar - CLOSED

730 17 Ave SW | The Heart of the Red Mile, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0B7, Canada
+1 403-228-3566
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good37%
  • Average31%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
1 Nov 2017
“Close to BMO centre in cowboys casino”
19 May 2015
“Quite the change from the original one in 17 Ave!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Chinese, Bar, Canadian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
730 17 Ave SW | The Heart of the Red Mile, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0B7, Canada
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Reviewed 29 November 2011

My friend and I went here for dinner after an event. It was very good, both the food and service impressed us both. The place was busy but at no time did we feel forgotten or that it was too noisy. If it's summer I...More

1  Thank Kenzybear
Reviewed 15 November 2011

This is likely the largest bar/restaurant on Calgary's 17th Avenue, where there are numerous pubs, cafes and restaurants. It offers a patio, restaurant and bar scene that always seems to be busy. Due to its size, it lacks specialization in music, drinks and food, but...More

1  Thank b_red_l
Reviewed 3 September 2011

Went in there for a couple drinks, which slowly turned into a bunch of drinks. Service was decent not pushy. did not try the hood so I will not comment on it. Place was fairly vacant when we were there through out the entire night...More

1  Thank wick1979
Reviewed 19 June 2010

went there on Sunday to find out that they have food specials for the days of the week now.so we ordered sliders 2.00 each tasty little burgers i had 6 not dry like most places and in house made .they have half price pizzas on...More

1  Thank tobby1234
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Reviewed 16 November 2009

Never had food, just drinks. Overrated like everything else on 17th

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Reviewed 25 October 2008

Food not bad, great place to go, have some fun, play pool and relax..

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 24 October 2008

Fun fun fun place to meet people, have a drink and socialize. Fun place to watch the game too.

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Reviewed 21 August 2008

Good food Lots of people

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Reviewed 13 August 2008

Popular 17th Ave joint. Pretty good food, but average for the kind of place is it. Mass orders, so the food is so so.

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 11 July 2008

average, good for the money. club envoirment

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 8 - USD 15
Cuisine
Chinese, Bar, Canadian
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 17 Ave SW | The Heart of the Red Mile, Calgary, Alberta T2S 0B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Mont royal
  • Neighbourhood: Mont royal
  • Phone Number: +1 403-228-3566
Description
Melrose Cafe and Bar has 2 locations in Calgary - the original on 17th Ave which opened its doors to the community over 20 years ago and morphed into a Calgary staple as "The Heart of the Red Mile" and the new location inside of the revolutionary Cowboys Casino.
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