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Thomsons Restaurant

#171 of 2,978 Restaurants in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Downtown
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700 Centre Street SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G5P6, Canada (Stephen Avenue)
+1 403-537-4449
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06:30 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 14:00
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Calgary, Canada
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Enjoyed a recent lunch on the patio! The service was fantastic. The waiter made sure that both myself and my guest were seated in a location that allowed us to enjoy the patio, without overheating in the noon sun. No complaints regarding the menus choices. The food was fresh, very nicely seasoned and, as always delicious.

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Thank NedChiwalski
Calgary, Canada
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78 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always stay in the Hyatt when we are downtown. Thompsons bar is where we end up for an afternoon cocktail or a snack and after dinner drink. The staff recognize us from each visit and stop to chat which I love. They are very attentive and friendly. If they are busy, they have given us complimentary drinks for keeping... More 

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Thank Ruth C
Beaumont, Canada
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Great choices, if you can't find something you'd like, then you don't like food. My only comment is that the table they sat our table of 20 at was very cramped near the bar and people kept bumping our chairs trying to get by. They should have sat us together at one end of the restaurant and not right in... More 

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Rocky Mountain House, Canada
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55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Great glass of wine and amazing nachos. So many toppings. Also ate brunch here - very expensive, but well-stocked.

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Thank cdntch
Edmonton, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I had lunch here last week and the servers were very kind and welcoming. Delicious steak sandwich with roasted apple and parsnip soup. Yum oh! The only downside is that it's a bit pricey for what you're getting

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Thank fuuumi2016
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Highly recommend trying this restaurant for brunch!! Absolutely yummy & filling!!! Four of us had made a reservation for 12.30. The food was soooo nice!!! They had food ranged from all types of breakfast you could dream of on one side of the restaurant and the other side had lovely fresh hearty food and desserts all in a buffet style.... More 

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Thank Heidi A
Calgary, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The service was OK, we neglected to ask for separate bills at the very beginning. What a mistake that was ! Our server couldn't separate the bills properly and ended up putting our drinks on a separate tab. I think this is simply because he couldn't remember who ordered what and what meal it was suppose to go with. There... More 

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Thank Percie63
Alberta, Canada
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162 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We always enjoy the breakfast and book bed and breakfast when we stay at the hotel. Love good coffee and it's always incredible!

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Thank Murray2805
Calgary, Canada
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Having not dined at Thomsons in just over a year, I had high hopes for our dinner this evening. Previous experiences were decent and with the current state of the Calgary economy, I had expected restaurants of this calibre to have stepped up their game to provide the best possible service. Sadly, not only was I disappointed, but I was... More 

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Hamilton, Bermuda
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377 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

While staying at the Hyatt we came down to have the buffet for breakfast and it was fantastic! So many food options and GOOD food options! Service was very good. When in the area again we would for sure go back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 50
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 14:00
Monday
06:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:00
Thursday
06:30 - 14:00
Friday
06:30 - 14:00
Saturday
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Centre Street SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G5P6, Canada
    (Stephen Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Calgary Transit LRT stop directly beside our property.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 403-537-4449
Description
The newly renovated Thomsons has returned to the Calgary's diverse culinary scene as one of the top spots to experience fresh, locally sourced, contemporary Canadian Cuisine,situated in a space that showcases Calgary's historic architechture and imagery of traditional western ranching lifestyle. We're located in the heart of downtown Calgary - steps from theatres, the philharmonic, galleries and shopping. As we're in the midst of the business centre, we're within easy reach for business lunches or casual meetings. In addition to the renovations, Thomsons is returning with a new feature ' #FreeRangeCulinary'. Thomsons unveils an inspirationally driven menu that uses local and sustainable product with new, original dinner menu showcased each week. Thomsons menus are designed to encourage the natural creativity of our culinary team, and inspire 'free-range' in our kitchens.

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