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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Coffee Shop
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“ Great place to do work or chill by a fireplace with a tea/coffee!! Short walk to the Bow River and the Peace Bridge!!!!”
  • 29 locals recommend
Café
“The BEST coffee in Calgary. Enjoy this hip place located in the Simmon's building with Char Bar as well. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
“AMAZING Italian food from one of the most prestigious restaurant groups in town. Located by the river in Eau Claire its tucked away from typical tourist routes. The food is good, the coffee better but the SANDWICHES are to die for. Their Cuban sandwich could take the award for Best Sandwich in the City. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Café
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“The last of the original independent coffee houses in Calgary. This place has been the gathering spot for eclectic folks and interesting conversations since the 90s. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
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  • 5 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Very good coffee, sandwiches, deserts, and loaves of homemade bread. (East Village)”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
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“Not just a coffee shop! It's an amazing little gem tucked away in Bridgeland! ... consistent quality in every cup of Baya Rica Cafe's coffee. Cozy up and partake in one of the most exquisite cafe experiences Calgary has to offer.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Store
“Best takeout Italian! Amazing sandwiches, house made gelato in many flavors, great deli selection!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Store
“Olong Tea house offers more than 150 different kinds of loose leaf tea, including green, black, herbal and oolong teas all displayed in jars along the wall.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
“It has the largest selection of board games in Kensingon along with a modest selection of booze to choose from! ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bakery
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“The very best coffee, If you like it strong. Fresh pastries made every morning!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bicycle Store
“Bikes and Coffee. A Calgary Original and a great starting point to explore Bridgeland! Free coffee for anyone staying in a Rentch Rental”
  • 8 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Cool cafe right off of Stephen Ave, stop here for a quick lunch and specialty coffee.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“One of many successful local roasters, for good reason! Convenient downtown location. ”
  • 3 locals recommend