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We Have Won 3 Gold Awards in Alberta’s Finest Drinks List Awards!

We have been awarded three Gold Awards from Culinaire Magazine in the Alberta’s Finest Drinks List Awards – Best Overall Drinks List, Most Comprehensive Wine List, and Best By The Glass List! “With well over 100 lists submitted, and 11 different categories to be evaluated, we had some very busy days this summer” says Linda Garson, the Co-Chair & Editor In Chief of Culinaire Magazine.

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We Are Participating In Negroni Week For The 4th Year In A Row!

We are very excited to be one of the thousands of venues around the world participating in Negroni Week 2017, taking place from June 5-11! Presented by Imbibe Magazine and Campari, Negroni Week utilizes one of the world’s favourite cocktails to raise money for charities around the globe, collectively raising around $900,000.00 to date with the participating venues.

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Celebrate Mother’s Day at Cilantro on Sunday, May 14th!

We will be open on Mother’s Day for dinner!

Our team couldn’t think of a better reason to open our doors – we are typically closed on Sundays – than to celebrate all the amazing mothers of Calgary on Mother’s Day, Sunday May 14. Spend some quality time with Mom and treat her to a night out on trendy 17th Avenue filled with unique southwest-inspired cuisine! Cilantro will be opening at 5:00 pm.

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YYC Taco Fiesta 2017: April 28th – May 5th

Celebrate the one of the world’s favorite foods while giving back to charity with our Braised CRMR Bison Taco!

We are very excited to be participating in the 2017 YYC Taco Fiesta for the second year in a row! This year we’ll be serving a plate of three southwest-inspired Braised CRMR Bison Tacos, each on a Corn Tortilla with Curtido, Chipotle Aioli, Tomatillo Salsa, Corn Salsa. The best part is, 15% of our taco sales are donated to the charities involved! The tacos will be available for both lunch and dinner, reserve your table online or by calling 403.229.1177.

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Cilantro Named One of 150 Best Neighbourhood Gems in Canada for 2017

We have been named one of OpenTable’s 150 Best Neighbourhood Gems in Canada for 2017!

As one of the oldest restaurants along 17th Avenue, Cilantro is very excited to have been selected as one of Canada’s top neighbourhood gems. In our 29 years of business, we have always felt connected to the Calgary community and we are so thankful to all our customers and neighbours for making us a part of their lives.

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Cocktails Made For The Patio

Patio season is now upon us! Enjoy our newly revamped cocktail menu with some libations that are the perfect pairing to basking in the sun! Our new list is truly a collaboration of the bar team, management and Canadian Rocky Mountain Resorts’ Wine Director, Brad Royale. Coming together to create cocktails that delight the palate using classic techniques and creative ingredients is signature of our team. Syrups are made in-house so they can be perfectly tweaked to the vision of the cocktail creator.

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Cilantro Named One of the 100 Best Outdoor Dining Restaurants in Canada for 2016 by OpenTable Diners

Announced today, Cilantro has been named one of the 100 Best Outdoor Dining Restaurants in Canada for 2016 by OpenTable diners. The list of winners is derived from more than 275,000 reviews for approximately 1,700 restaurants submitted by OpenTable diners across the country.

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Big Taste 2016 |Lunch & Dinner

Cilantro is looking forward to joining 85 of their fellow Calgary restaurants to celebrate Calgary’s love of dining with the Big Taste Foodie Festival March 4th – 13th. Throughout this ten day festival, Cilantro looks forward to welcoming guests at both lunch and dinner.

The lunch menu is three courses for $25 and the dinner menu is five courses for $65. Reservations are now being accepted online or by calling 403.229.1177.

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