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The Bothy Wine & Whisky Bar

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Wine Bar, Scottish, British, Pub
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5482 Calgary Trail NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6H 4J8, Canada
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11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Mon 15:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 00:00
Fri 11:30 - 01:00
Sat 15:00 - 01:00
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Edmonton, Canada
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a pleasant surprise this bistro style bar is. If you love whiskey this is the place for you... if not it is still a good place to be. We called for a quick drink and stayed for a bottle of rioja with a cheese platter. Both were excellent and the service was good, friendly staff.

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Thank mandysneddon
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend recommended Bothy. Ate at aprox. 8pm. We had tomato bacon soup, steak pie and short ribs. The food was excellent. Service was all around great. It's quite a small restaurant. Clean and located in a quieter part of the industrial area on Calgary Trail. Large selection of whiskey and wine. Would recommend it and return again in the... More 

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Thank A V
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Bothy is a magical place. Magnificent selection of Scotch and Wine, paired with uncomplicated menu. We celebrated Robbie Burns night there recently (me and 21 friends), and it is a most amazing event! The food, the scotch and Andrew Walls make it an full interactive production!! The kitchen produces authentic, and delicious meals. The host staff are friendly and... More 

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Thank Geoff s
Regina, Canada
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I would have rated this a 5 as I came to this restaurant because they listed they had Macallan 12 on their menu, but they did not. Their website is not updated. This was disappointing. However the staff accommodates us as the tables were all reserved, they got us a table before reservations showed up. They were very attentive to... More 

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Thank dang20152015
Beaumont, Canada
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

This is the second time we've been to The Bothy. Chelsea is such a great host and I've never met a young person moe knowledgable on scotch and wine, fantastic selections of both and you can get flights of each. The beet salad is oh so good and rich with sugared pecans. I also had the truffle Brie and it... More 

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Thank lakershome123
Edmonton, Canada
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Awesome selection of whisky's. Good food. Good selection of cheeses and pretty good service. A nice little local watering hole, but also worth the drive to check out for an Old Fashioned. Yes, they make them properly!

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Thank dirtymagic
Edmonton Alberta
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96 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Visited The Bothy with some friends for cocktails and appies. The facility is quite small and has a decent patio. The service was only adequate. We were seated promptly by the manager and well taken care of. When the wait staff started their shifts at 5:00 the service was spotty albeit the place was nearly empty. The wait staff were... More 

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Thank Radar911
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94 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Went to The Bothy for my sisters birthday, first time there but never heard a bad word about it, quite the opposite actually. It's a very intimate place with lovely decor and an absolutely amazing wine and whiskey selection complete with education for both to help you properly select something for what you have a palate for. The service was... More 

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Thank bravescot79
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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138 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

First time here to use a Groupon and wow did we love it! An extensive Scotch listing and impressive wine list. Service was excellent and our server was very knowledgeable about the wines and the Scotch. For an appetizer my wife and I shared Baked Brie and was it ever fantastic! Not low calorie obviously but so decedent. For mains... More 

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Thank Rod R
Edmonton, Canada
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74 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

This was my third visit to the Bothy . There probably wouldn't have been a third visit, but my wife enjoys the chicken pie and they keep putting offers on Groupon, so... We started again with the Brie appetizer. It was ok. The Brie was a bland tasting cheese, not at all what we experienced our last time out. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Wine Bar, Scottish, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 22:00
Monday
15:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
15:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5482 Calgary Trail NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6H 4J8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
Description
Utilizes local products, small, simple but delicious menu is designed to compliment various scotch offerings. Uses the Enomatic system for wines and champagnes, allowing the customer to have a glass of a wine when they may not want a whole bottle.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?