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  • Atmosphere: 4.7/5
  • Food: 4.7/5
  • Service: 4.7/5
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Great Atmosphere, but Expensive

Great restaurant with great service and food, but very pricey.

Atmosphere: 5/5
Food: 4/5
Service: 5/5
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cmoore81
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Italian Restaurant/Market all in one..

Visited Mercato with family for a birthday lunch. The restaurant was very busy for a sunday afternoon! Overall, the food was delicious, although I thought it was a bit pricy. Wonderful service. After dinner, we shopped the grocery section and found lots of nice things. Overall, an 8 out of 10 for me. Definately will return.

Atmosphere: 4/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 4/5
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June 22, 2017

Too much salt used on octopus. Asparagus overcooked and over priced! Risotto and steak fantastic!

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 3/5

Service: 4/5

June 22, 2017

honestly 5 stars is not a high enough rating for the restaurant!!!! the best pasta and steak I have ever had !

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 19, 2017

First time coming, we received a gift certificate for our wedding last year and decided to use it for a dinner for our first wedding anniversary. I was a little unsure what to expect. Everyone was lovely, we sat at the chef's counter which was super cool, our waiter explained everything and made great recommendations. Food was great, service was relaxed and enjoyable. Thank you!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 18, 2017

For the first time being there it was fun and great atmosphere Service was top end and food was fantastic and very informative to the point the waiter was saying I can tell you if you are ordering to little or too much to eat For never eating there we enjoy that type of information so we can enjoy the full meal and enjoy the experience of that open kitchen!!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

June 19, 2017

It was the best capuchino I have ever had. And the server was Perfect! The place is unique and all the food looks so fresh and splendid! Wish I lived closer than Sacramento, CA.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

June 16, 2017

What an amazing place to go! Great food!!! Chef Spencer is ESPETACULAR!!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 4/5

June 15, 2017

World class spot! We love Mercato!!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 11, 2017

Had a group of 10 for dinner. It was great.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 12, 2017

Vibrant bustling noisy with family style servings. We sat at the kitchen bar to have the whole theatre experience of watching the chefs at work.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

June 4, 2017

Excellent well paced service. Way too much food recommended but she was great about stopping some food. Mercato was great about accommodating adding a person with a couple hours notice. Communicated well. Food was fab as usual. Great wine but would love to see cocktails vamped up on menu. Again and again Mercato's quality control is excellent. Nothing comes out subpar!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 30, 2017

First rate in every respect

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 26, 2017

Great food, great atmosphere as usual!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 21, 2017

We had a wonderful time.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 20, 2017

First time at Mercato, excellent italian food, like being in italy, service was very good, excellent and fresh pasta dishes. Market portion of restaraunt has a wide variety of italian deli and other items, will definitely be back

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 14, 2017

Pasta was good, mains and sides were terrible. Sent them back to the kitchen. Service was very slow. Will not be going back.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 1/5

Service: 3/5

May 14, 2017

Amazing food and amazing service!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 14, 2017

Excellent as usual!!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 10, 2017

Great restaurant and dining experience. Seeing your food prepared fresh in front of your eyes is something else..., hot stove and flames aloft. Service spot on, taking every minute to explain the menu was satisfying and reassuring to know what your order inside out.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 7, 2017

Best steak (Bisteca) in Calgary. Enjoyed a three course lunch served family style.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 4/5

May 8, 2017

Absolutely fantastic restaurant!! The food was unbelievable and the service was great! We will definitely make the trip from Edmonton to dine at Mercato again!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

May 1, 2017

Great food and service.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

April 30, 2017

Overall a positive experience but the kitchen was very slow preparing the dishes we had ordered resulting in a longer than expected wait. We have previously dined here and know they can do better.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 3/5

Service: 4/5

April 29, 2017

It's not special enough for the price and room is far too noisy and crowded so there's no ambiance Kind of a cattle call

Ambiance: 3/5

Cuisine: 3/5

Service: 4/5

April 29, 2017

Amazing dinner

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

April 25, 2017

Outstanding as always!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

April 25, 2017

Love this place. Food is excellent. Chef is extremely professional and a pleasure to watch. Best restaurant in Calgary!!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

April 23, 2017

This place is so over priced. It's also pretensious. If you like paying $19 for brussel sprouts and $23 for tomatoes salad - this is your place. The food wasn't better than anything you could get at the grocery store deli.

Ambiance: 1/5

Cuisine: 1/5

Service: 5/5

April 19, 2017

Not a lot of ventilation especially with an open kitchen. Server said kitchen just opened but we saw other tables eating. He didn't take our drink order and we had to ask for bread.

Ambiance: 3/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 1/5

April 18, 2017

Wonderful, as usual. We've been many times and are never disappointed. It got extremely loud and hot as our meal went on but we know that's just part of the atmosphere.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

April 15, 2017

The food at Mercato was absolutely phenomenal. Our server was very kind and let us know how the menu worked as it was our first time there. We were a little disappointed that we were reserved a table up at the bar, but we did understand it was busy. Overall, mercato was amazing and we will definitely be back!

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

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