caesar salads in calgary

All Hail Caesar! Caesar salad that is. There are not many that don’t love this iconic salad. With crisp pieces of romaine, crunchy croutons, a shower of Parmigiano-Reggiano and a lemony garlic dressing, it’s popular for a reason.

Here’s some of the best places in Calgary to find classic and unique Caesar salads!

Capri Steakhouse
While most people head to Capri Steakhouse for steak or pizza, their Caesar salad comes highly recommended. It’s definitely their homemade dressing that keeps people coming back for more.

YYC Pasta Bar
If a classic Caesar is what you want, a classic Caesar is what you will get at YYC Pasta Bar. Crisp romaine lettuce,  homemade creamy garlic Caesar dressing, croutons and parmesan cheese make up this sought after salad amongst the foodies of Calgary.

With a handful of locations in Calgary, Brewsters creates a legit Caesar salad served with grilled chicken or garlic tiger prawns, and all your classic ingredients. An assortment of beers on tap and specials throughout the week, make this one of our favourite places to indulge.

Spiros Pizza and Greek Taverna
This Greek gem on 17th Avenue serves Greek favourites, as well as pasta and pizza. They also serve up a massive Caesar salad that’s dressed generously and loaded with garlic.

If you love cheese, the Kale Caesar Salad at Porch is one to try. The greens are tossed with parmesan dressing and topped with chicharron, prosciutto and fried cheese croutons. You can even add your favourite protein to make it a main.

Hudsons Canada’s Pub
Crispy, salty, tangy capers elevate the Hudsons Caesar salad. The capers are deep-fried and garnish the salad which is also served with toasted French garlic bread. You can even add some protein like bacon, shrimp, chicken or steak.

Roy’s Korean Kitchen
Roy’s puts a Korean spin on the traditional salad. Their Caesar salad includes grand Padano, bacon, tomato and flavour-packed kimchi. This goes great with their popular gochujang wings.

Una Pizza
If you are from Calgary, then it’s likely you’ve heard about the Kale Caesar salad from Una Pizzeria. This popular salad is made with locally sourced kale, hard-boiled eggs, toasted garlic panko, crispy prosciutto, and pecorino romano cheese. Featured in the Calgary Cooks cookbook, it’s a must try.

Yakima Kitchen + Bar
Chef Eric Beaupré uses two kinds of leafy greens in Yakima’s Caesar salad. Kale and brussels sprouts are combined with double smoked bacon, focaccia croutons, shaved parmesan and tossed with dressing. Located in the Marriott Airport Hotel, Yakima offers free parking and a variety of creative dishes to compliment your salad.