Mercato West

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Cuisine type

  • Italian,

Dishes

  • Pasta,

Atmosphere

  • Casual,

Products and Services

  • Online Reservations,

Languages Spoken

  • English,
Location
5000-873 85 St SW, Calgary, AB T3H 0J5
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Opening Hours *Holiday hours

Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Rates:

  • > $60,

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Meenakshi G
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I had the worst experience today. Ordered a dish and did not like it at all, had one bite only. Paid full amount. Poor hospitality. No one followed up with me as I sat with the family and had no dinner. The dish was not well prepared by chef. I did not expect this from a restaurant like this. Seriously when you are with family and experience something like this it's not good. Greatly disappointed !

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September 16, 2019

We have Grad dinner for our daughter. We all enjoy the experience at the restaurant (food and in special the ambient). Server was always making sure that we have all we need without be noticing much. Very much appreciated,

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

September 15, 2019

As always, great food, great service, a little noisy but hey, it was Saturday night .

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

September 15, 2019

Food, as always was fantastic. The only thing that didn't make the dinner perfect (which they usually are) was our server at the bar, who seemed a bit too junior.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 3/5

September 12, 2019

Everything was great except they didn't have the ingredients for a gin martini

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

September 12, 2019

Kelsey was an engaging and lovely server . Beautiful experience ... stunning food choices ! Thank you for a lovely night 💗

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

September 12, 2019

Absolutely amazing service and the food was divine!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

September 2, 2019

All around excellent restaurant. The food is made with all fresh and top quality ingredients...hence very favourable Wine prices rather high but good selection

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

September 1, 2019

We love going to Mercato, food and service always phenomenal. Love the menu changes as it’s nice to have variety but the staples are always there. There aren’t many items we haven’t had, everything is always delicious.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 26, 2019

We found the atmosphere to be noisy and cold. It was hard to hear the person across the table from you. The service was good, however for the amount of money one is spending at this establishment it would have been nice to have been offered fresh pepper for the pasta dish. I heard the guy at the next table requesting salt and pepper as well. The food was excellent. The chicken was way too salty for my family, but it was cooked to perfection.

Ambiance: 2/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 4/5

August 25, 2019

Great as always!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 24, 2019

Mercato West is our favourite restaurant, and we love celebrating here. The staff is truly welcoming and professional; the food is outstanding, and the atmosphere is lively and vibrant. It can be a little loud sometimes, but if you want a quieter experience, as to be seated at the bar overlooking the chefs near the private room. Make sure to ask for some lemon ricotta cookies for the next day. ;o)

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 23, 2019

It was the first time we went to this location and we will visit again. It is a very nice place with great atmosphere. The foods were delicious and the staffs were very friendly and helpful.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 19, 2019

We had a lovely dinner and our service was exceptional. Would definitely recommend and return ourselves.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 15, 2019

The best dining experience in Calgary. Exceptional quality of food, service and atmosphere. Phenomenal wine list. A unique and highly memorable dinner!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 12, 2019

Amazing as always.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 11, 2019

Mercato is our absolute favourite restaurant! No one does it better. We leave with full tummies and happy hearts!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 12, 2019

I held a Celebration of Life luncheon for 48 family and friends on August 10th. All my guests were blown away by the amazing food and service. From the pizza appetizers to the mushroom risotto and tagliatelle. Let’s not forget the incredible Florentine steak and grilled chicken. And finally the decadent dessert trays. Franca and her team made the day so special for me I’ll never forget it.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 10, 2019

Our waiter Francois was excellent. So personable and friendly. Made a great recommendation with the Parmigiano. Can't wait to go back.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 8, 2019

Mercato is so much like most dining places nowadays, no sound-absorbing materials in ceiling, floor, or walls, so it can be a little noisy. server was not very attentive. we got our meal/drinks but felt we had to "pry" it out of her. food usually tastes really good but penne had too much salt, this time. the restaurant is a bit pricey..

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 3/5

August 7, 2019

Will be back soon.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

August 7, 2019

Too noisy

Ambiance: 2/5

Cuisine: 2/5

Service: 5/5

August 1, 2019

We had family in from out of town who always request to go to Mercato West when they’re here. As always, the supper was amazing. We shared mussels, 3 pastas (gnocchi, penne, & risotto), the lamb, veal, and cauliflower side. Every single dish was delicious. We love supporting local business and can’t wait to go back!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

July 27, 2019

Fantastic as always

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

July 27, 2019

Great food, awesome server, delicious vino 👌🏼🍷🥩

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

July 20, 2019

Outstanding, knowledgeable service. Wonderful meal.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

July 17, 2019

A perfect evening. Extraordinary food and service of the highest quality.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

July 15, 2019

On my reservation you asked for any special request and I noted it was for my wife’s birthday. There was no acknowledgement of this so that was a fail. Why give the opportunity to ask for this kind of thing if you don’t use the information? Missed opportunity for making a good experience great.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 4/5

July 14, 2019

Always 5 star. We loving sitting at the bar waiting the chef's work. So much fun, the food is always amazing.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

July 14, 2019

First visit. Very interesting presentation of family style portions. After this first visit we now know how we would order in the future. Our server was excellent at guiding us through the process and meal.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

July 13, 2019

Great restaurant serving high quality food! Service was amazing as well. We live in the west end of the City and there are no restaurants that can compete with Mercato. We love the place AAAAA+++++

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

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