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Ranchman's Cookhouse and Dancehall

#641 of 3,065 Restaurants in Calgary}
$$ - $$$, , Steakhouse
9615 Macleod Tr. SW, Calgary, Alberta T2J 0P6, Canada
+1 403-253-1100
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
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Bar, Canadian, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Pub
$$ - $$$
9615 Macleod Tr. SW, Calgary, Alberta T2J 0P6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a few drinks in this fun cowboy club. Great dancing, love music and a fun way too spend a night in Calgary!

Thank AlexGuthrie
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Visited Calgary in mid July. Attend the Calgary Stampede and had to check out the Ranchman's Cookhouse. This place is always packed during the Stampede. We actually were staying just a few blocks away and wanted to check it out and get some dinner as...More

Thank SearsPoints
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The live bands, the music, the drinks, the people, the food and the BULL!! So much fun to come here with a group of people, and if you are brave, ride the bull!!! A must see for anyone visiting Calgary!

Thank louisedavis158
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Visiting Calgary for the opening ceremonies at the Calgary Stampede on our vacation from Toronto. My wife, our hostess from Calgary and myself wanted to go dancing at Ranchmans on Saturday the day after the Stampede started. We expected the place to be busy as...More

1  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Ranchman's is a classic country bar - live music, dancing, and good food. It can be especially busy during the Stampede, so show up early - and stay late. Also, if you're planning a future visit to the Stampede, come a day or two...More

Thank mattburlet
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Popped in here to watch the ice hockey over a beer and some food around 19.00hrs and there was plenty of life. Dance class down the back, live music up in front area and plenty of screens to catch the sport. Plenty of cowboy hats....More

Thank mansfial
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Come for two step and drinking. If you can be here during Stampede or Bull Bustin you will have an especially good time.

Thank T_Geisel
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I'm not a huge country music fan but the band was fantastic!! So muc fun! Such a diverse crowd we had a great time. I visited with coworkers who after being on the road for a month became friends, we had dinner then danced a...More

Thank S Y
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Firstly know that Ranchmans is not in the city centre, its a good 15min cab ride away. Its worth a visit but we went during Stampede on a Saturday night & the place was packed. Didn't eat, just danced & drank but it was a...More

Thank Experttravelleruk1
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Cowboys and cowgirls, but pretty sure it's more hat and less cattle in this place! This IS the place to line dance, or take line dance lessons, two-step, yeehaw and generally let loose! Live bands begin around 7pm, We were looking for dinner and kinda...More

Thank Jimboagogo
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5 July 2015|
Response from Wendy D |
Noon Monday to Saturday 4:00 pm Stampede Sundays
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 8 - USD 22
Bar, Canadian, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Pub
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9615 Macleod Tr. SW, Calgary, Alberta T2J 0P6, Canada
    (90 Ave SE)
  • Public Transportation: There is a bus stop in either direction within 1 block or less; however, you may only cross at the lights. The LRT Stations are within a 15 minute walk in either direction.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-253-1100
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Calgary's iconic country restaurant, nightclub, and Stampede hot spot presents some of the biggest names in Country Music and is the Official Hospitality location of the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association! Ranchman's specializes in authentic western barbecue including succulent steaks, fall-off-the-bone ribs, and the famous Stampede beef on a bun. Following dinner, stick around for a night of live music, cold drinks, dancing, and great times as Ranchman's plays host to the hottest country nightclub experience in Calgary! Ranchman's is a 14 time winner of the CCMA County Club of the Year award. The likes of Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith, Shania Twain, Paul Brandt, The Band Perry, Doc Walker, Jason Aldean, Dean Bordy, Emerson Drive, Kenny Rogers and many more have rocked the Ranchman's Stage! Strap on those hats, dust off those boots, and saddle up for a truly unique country western experience.
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