Best Steak or Chophouse
The top 3 from Avenue Calgary's 2014 Best Restaurant Awards.
An old-school steak house that keeps traditions like Caesar salads and flaming cherries jubilee prepared tableside and a window view of steaks on the grill, Wellington’s is a small slice of the past. Beyond the entertainment value this classic restaurant provides, the steaks are the real star of the show: tender, flavourful beef, no matter the cut, even the filet mignon. But don’t miss out on the beef Wellington, which is expertly prepared and well worth a visit to this southwest spot.
10325 Bonaventure Dr. S.E., 403-278-5250, wellingtonsofcalgary.com
2. Open Range
Good steaks are paired with creative flavour combinations and sauces that bring out the best of the local beef Open Range prides itself on serving.
1114 Edmonton Tr. N.E., 403-277-3408, open-range.ca
Hand-cut steaks from well-aged Canada Prime beef are the cornerstone of this solid steak house. Tasty sides enhance the experience, but the beef is what keeps us coming back.
320 11 Ave. S.W., 403-262-7262, vintagechophouse.com