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Alloy

#73 of 2,946 Restaurants in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Alyth - Bonnybrook - Manchester
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220 42 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 1Y4, Canada (42 Ave. and Macleod Trail)
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Alloy takes the dinner experience to a new level. Delicious entree's, desserts, and drinks make for a wonderful evening! Try something new, celebrate a special occasion, or take a date to one of Calgary's best restaurants.

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Thank dkost593
Edmonton, Canada
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had dinner with friends at Alloy. Restaurant tucked out of the way, but worth finding. Tapenade starter was nice with drinks, would have appreciated more humus with four at the table. Appetizers we're very tasty. Beet salad was a hit. The gnocchi was delicious, but small. Crab appetizer very good. Entre size was better. Arctic Char was delicious, short... More 

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Thank McKahl
Calgary, Canada
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111 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

My wife and I went to this restaurant to celebrate a birthday. Its a difficult place to find, not a lot of signage other than 1 small sign on the blvd. This restaurant is located in a light industrial area. Once inside the place its done up quite nice. Tables, booths, and outdoor patio. Service was super. Not rushed in... More 

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Thank bergerman
Calgary, Canada
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164 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Had the best meal here ever last night. Every course was perfectly done and delicious, and that is quite rare - usually there is something you don't like out of 7 courses. Bravo!

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Thank Vladimir1968
Toronto
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280 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

It's rare that I get a chance to go back to a restaurant that I loved while travelling, as there are just too many choices. But go back to Alloy I did, as the last time I was there, I loved it. This time with a group of four, and it was just as good. I was going to rewrite... More 

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Thank StephenM465
Canada
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

A cool Reno on a commercial building in a out of the way spot. Great food, diverse menu and excellent service. Try the truffle gnocchi as an appetizer. Really tasty.

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Thank steven660
Calgary, Canada
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

This place is trying to be something better than what it is. The ambiance is faux trendy. The food was bland. The scallops were only seared on one side and tasteless. The risotto was tasteless. The short ribs were good. But maybe a 5 out of 10. The service overall was attentive but it took a long time to get... More 

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Thank FlintyDoughy
calgary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Ambiance is exactly the same--warm and delightful! Reception enthusiastic.. Took a long time for our pre-dinner cocktails. Cauliflower soup was nice and hot, small portion, and a bit tasteless. Albacore tuna was the special, and excellent. Chicken and the arctic char---very flavourful. Salads--very fresh! Wines were exquisite(one bottle corked), and We finished with ports. The outstanding weak-link was certainly our... More 

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Thank alan a
Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Maybe it's the 1/2 price wine talking, but their 9th Anniversary dinner was the best meal we had here. Every course was great, well presented and of appropriate size. The pork belly was my particular favourite, but it was all superb.

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Thank Vladimir1968
Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

As this was a pre-arranged menu, I cannot speak to the normal menu, but as a guest at a party of 50 or 60 people, I was very well-treated. The staff was all very efficient and worked their way around guests who were often in the pathways. The food was abundant and delicious from appetizers through soup, salad, entrée (for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Cuisine
Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 42 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 1Y4, Canada
    (42 Ave. and Macleod Trail)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Alyth - Bonnybrook - Manchester
  • Neighbourhood: Alyth - Bonnybrook - Manchester

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