The concept of sustainability and its conscious application has continued to thrive in many parts and cities of the world. New and old businesses alike, in various sectors, are constantly fashioning their establishments to be more and more sustainable every day. This situation is no different for the catering sector in the exciting city of Calgary. As the largest city in the province of Alberta in Canada, it is no doubt quite a place to visit and explore. This article focuses on the top 7 sustainable restaurants you should give a try in Calgary. Read on

1. River Café, Calgary, Canada -

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River Café is a sustainable living and eco-conscious restaurant. This restaurant carefully selects where it sources for ingredients used in preparing all dishes. As a sustainable outfit, all actions, from eliminating bottled water, reducing energy consumption and water use, reusing materials, recycling and composting, are aimed at lessening negative impact on the environment.

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Address:25 Prince's Island SW, Calgary, AB T2P 0R1, Canada
Phone: +1 403-261-7670
Website: https://river-cafe.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rivercafeyyc
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rivercafeyyc
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rivercafeYYC

2. The Coup, Calgary, Canada -

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Existing since 2004, the Coup was born from the desire to provide modern vegetarian cuisines. It is dedicated to delivering creative vegetarian/vegan meals and drinks to its guests in a vibrant atmosphere. All products and ingredients are selected based on deep ecological ethics, consequently, these ingredients are local, whole and organic. Asides from placing the responsibility of contributing to the world and being a healthy place for people, the Coup ensures her guests have a swell time while dining in a lovely atmosphere. 

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Address:924 17 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2T 0A2, Canada
Phone: +1 403-541-1041
Website: https://thecoup.ca
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thecoupvegetarian
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thecoupcalgary

3. The Dandelion Cafe, Calgary, Canada -

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This is one of the most beautiful restaurants in Calgary. They serve 100% vegan and plant-based; the Dandelion Cafe uses fresh and local ingredients to arrive at mouthwatering dishes, all of which are made from scratch for a healthy experience. For vegan guests who adopt a soy-free, gluten-free, or nut-free diet, they have many suitable options available.

Aimed at being a zero-waste restaurant, the restaurant makes use of compostable plates, bowls and utensils. They have on-site composting and recycling bins to ensure all waste is taken care of correctly.

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Address:1048 8 St SE, Calgary, AB T2G 2Z4, Canada
Phone: +1 403-475-2772
Website: https://www.thedandelionyyc.ca
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thedandelionbynourish
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thedandelionbynourish

4. Diner Deluxe, Calgary, Canada -

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Diner Deluxe, which is focused on humble and simple service, uses local and sustainable ingredients in every dish, always serving comfort food for breakfast, brunch or lunch. They support and patronize trustworthy local producers who sell ethical and seasonal ingredients whenever possible. Diner Deluxe can accommodate a variety of allergies or dietary restrictions, so concerned guests have no worries.

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Address:804 Edmonton Trail, Calgary, AB T2E 3J6, Canada
Phone: +1 403-276-5499
Website: http://www.dinerdeluxe.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dinerdeluxeyyc
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dinerdeluxe

5. The Wednesday Room, Calgary, Canada -

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A space reminiscent of a sophisticated 60'S lounge, this restaurant assures you of a unique experience. Whether for space or the food, with The Wednesday Room, it is always fun and memorable. From food, beer and wine, to cocktails and specials, this spectacular restaurant brings magic to the table every time, totally healthy and made sustainably.

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Address:118 8 Ave SW #100, Calgary, AB T2P 1B3, Canada
Phone: +1 403-452-5080
Website: http://wednesdayroom.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wednesdayroom
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thewednesdayroom
Twitter: https://twitter.com/wednesday_room

6. Flores & Pine, Calgary, Canada -

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A casual but standard restaurant, Flores & Pine will sure be your new favourite location for a perfectly grilled steak and a cocktail after you try them. All the offerings on their menu are derived ethically, and the restaurant generally is operated sustainably. Their dynamic menu features fresh and whole, locally sourced ingredients blended in seasonal dishes and grilled modern classics. Not just a restaurant but a multi-purpose event space, guests at Flores & Pine can expect to enjoy phenomenal service. The dietary restrictions, tastes and preferences are also duly noted.

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Address:254028 Bearspaw Rd, Calgary, AB T3L 2P7, Canada
Phone: +1 403-241-7611
Website: https://www.floresandpine.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FloresandPine
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/floresandpine

7. Dairy Lane Cafe, Calgary, Canada -

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First opened as a Milk Bar in the 1950s, Dairy Lane Cafe served homestyle meals and milkshakes.  With time, they evolved and became larger while focusing on the same values that have earned them an outstanding reputation. The restaurant is committed to serving delicious meals made from wholesome ingredients. They source ingredients from local farmers & suppliers with whom they've built cordial relationships. Still in the lane of sustainability, Dairy Lane Cafe also recycles ardently.

Address:319 19 St NW, Calgary, AB T2N 2J2, Canada
Phone: +1 403-283-2497
Website: https://www.dairylanecafe.ca
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DairyLaneCafe
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dairylane_yyc

 


Whether you find yourself in Calgary for business or leisure, these restaurants will definitely enable you to have a good and memorable time. Asides from their eco-conscious approach, these restaurants serve amazingly delicious meals in very comfortable environments, rendering the best service.