Calgary’s newest culinary hotspot. Patio now open! 

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At Oxbow, we want you to indulge in the art of good food.

We choose to play with our menu, bending traditional comforts with creativity and skill - that’s just how art is made.

This imaginative take on simple, good food is prepared with local, seasonal, Canadian ingredients, letting you appreciate dining as it was meant to be… honestly uncomplicated.

Meander through the course of your day and anchor here. Whether it’s snacks to savour as you sip in the comfort of our vibrant lobby lounge, an intimate meal to share amongst family in our dining room… or something uniquely in between. We bend to suit your tempo.

So stay for a little, stay for a while. Our in-hotel setting situated in the heart of Kensington inspires delightfully unexpected experiences, shared in both new and unfamiliar company.

Executive Chef: Quinn Staple

Staying the night at Kensington Riverside Inn? Enjoy a $20 food and beverage credit for Oxbow when you book your stay direct via our website. 

Riverview Patio Now Open

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, happy hour and weekend brunch all served on our sunny, river view patio.

Open 7 days a week, weather permitting. 

Happy Hour at Oxbow

Monday to Friday, 4-6PM

Enjoy $5 wine, beer and feature cocktail specials. 

Half Price Wine Fridays

Half price bottles of wine every Friday after 4pm.

La Posta & Luca Wine Dinner 

Tuesday, June 12 | 6PM 

Journey to Argentina through a vibrant selection of bold, flavourful selections from Laura Cantena's La Posta Wines and Luca Wines. Enjoy a sparkling reception followed by a four couse menu prepared by Oxbow Chef Rupert Garcia to pair perfectly with the variety of the wines. Laura Carena's wineries are dedicated to paying tribute to the traditional, small, family growers and to a group of special vineyard sites in Mendoza, Argentina. Connect to the heart of the vineyards through winemaker Estela Perinetti.With both family and vine roots in the region since 1887, Estela will share the stories, past and present, that shape the wine before you.

Reception and Four Course Menu with Wine Pairings | $79 per person excluding tax and gratuity 

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Balik Kultura Filipino Dinner

Monday, June 25 | 6PM 

Join some of Calgary's top Filipino culinary talent for an evening of incredible food and a celebration of community at Oxbow Restaurant. Balik Kultura, the Chefs are going back to their roots, taking their skill in the kitchen and showcasing traditional Filipino dishes with their own perspective. Enjoy four courses, all inspired by their heritage but influenced by their time in some of Calgary's top regional kitchens. 

Experience creative dishes prepared by Chef Rupert Garcia of Oxbow, Chef Jose Battad of Yellow Door Bistro, Chef Zac Ardena of Blink Restaurantand the exceptional pastry skills of Chef Ely Salar of the Hotel Arts Group. 

The four course meal will be paired with mini cocktails from Raw Bar's Franz Swinton, a trailblazer in the Calgary cocktail community. 

A culinary tribute to Filipino culture, going back to the roots, it's an evening not to be missed. 

Tickets include canape and four course menu with mini cocktail pairings. 

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  • Enjoy breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. Enjoy our comfortable dining room, lounge or sunny patio with city skyline views, open in the warmer months. Oxbow is available for large group bookings and private functions.

    • Monday-Thursday
    • Breakfast7:00AM-10:00AM
    • Lunch11:00AM-1:30PM
    • Lounge1:30PM-9:00PM
    • Dinner5:30PM-9:00PM
    • Friday
    • Breakfast7:00AM-10:00AM
    • Lunch11:00AM-1:30PM
    • Lounge1:30PM-10:00PM
    • Dinner5:30PM-10:00PM
    • Saturday
    • Brunch8:00AM-1:30PM
    • Lounge1:30PM-10:00PM
    • Dinner5:30PM-10:00PM
    • Sunday
    • BRUNCH8:00AM-1:30PM
    • LOUNGE1:30PM-9:00PM
    • DINNER5:30PM-9:00PM

    Book online here or call Oxbow directly at 403.670.7387.

    For groups of eight or more, please call to book. 

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