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Outstanding Chef 2014

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Canada's Top 50 Restaurants 2014


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An extraordinary dining experience is to embark on a journey. We have created a beautiful place in an extraordinary setting and have tended to the details that make you feel at home: staff who care, chefs who are passionate about quality and the regional seasonal ingredients that bring to your palate a taste of place.

Chefs for Oceans

On September 3rd, Proprietor Sal Howell and Chef Andrew Winfield welcome three of Canada's foremost culinary talents; Chefs Ned Bell, Paul Rogalski and Kyle Groves to the River Café kitchen for an amazing evening of culinary collaboration. More details HERE>


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Each day during the summer season, additional tables become available weather permitting, please call the restaurant directly 403 261-7670 as these tables are not available for online reservations.




Visit Our Sister Restaurant

A rotisserie in the park. We serve local, seasonal and sustainable food and want to connect more people more often to wholesome, delicious real food.

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Visit us in Central Memorial Park, in the Beltline district.