The best part of any meal is definitely the wine and now you never have to worry about your dinner spot having your favourite bottle of red, white or rosé because these amazing Calgary restaurants let you BYOB– or should we say, “BYOW”!
So grab your buddies and your bottle and hit up one of these free corkage* restaurants in YYC!
*Please note some restaurants provide corkage for a fee!
17 Calgary Restaurants With Free Corkage or Bring Your Own Wine
Alforno Bakery and Cafe – 222 7th Street SW
Having a late dinner? Alforno offers free corkage after 8pm Monday through Saturday!
Deane House – 806 9th Avenue SE
Sunday brunch is never right without a bottle of bubbly! Deane House offers free corkage every Sunday.
Modern Steak (Kensington) – 107 10A Street NW
BYOW any day of the week! Modern Steak offers bring your own wine any night of the week for a $25 corkage fee.
Toscana Italian Grill – 8330 Macleod Trail SE #1B
You can bring your own wine to Toscana Italian Grill any day of the week for a $20 corkage free! And as a bonus, if you order a bottle of wine from the restaurant, you can take home any leftover wine!
Teatro Restaurant – 200 8th Avenue SE
If you’re looking for somewhere to pop that special bottle, Teatro is the place! Teatro offers free corkage on Sundays for you to pair your favourite bottle with their delicious cuisine.
Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse (Downtown) – 521 10 Avenue SW
We all know the best pairing for steak is wine! Bring your own wine to Pampa Brazilian any day of the week for a corkage fee of $25.
The Block Kitchen + Lounge – 2411 4 Street NW
Sunday funday! The Block Kitchen and Lounge offers free corkage every Sunday. Bring your favourite bottle!
Seasons of Bowness Park – 8900 48 Avenue NW
Seasons of Bowness Park Restaurant offers half-price corkage on Tuesdays and Wednesdays! Regular corkage fee is $20 every other day of the week.
LeVilla Restaurant – #404 1851 Sirocco Drive SW
LeVilla Restaurant offers free corkage on Wednesdays! Wine Wednesdays just got better.
Gaucho Brazilian Barbecue – #100 5920 Macleod Trail SW
There is nothing better than a glass of red wine with a hearty, meat-filled dinner. Gaucho is all about the meat and offers free corkage on Monday nights to start off your week right!
Ric’s Lounge & Grill – 2875 Sunridge Way NE
Need a good wine down (pun intended) at the end of your week? Ric’s Lounge and Grill offers free corkage Thursday through Sunday with a reservation!
Starbelly Open Kitchen and Lounge – 220-19489 Seton Cres SE
Need a bottle and some good food to start off your week? Grab your bottle because Starbelly Open Kitchen and Lounge in Seton offers free corkage on Mondays!
Vero Bistro Moderne – 209 10 Street NW
Bring your own wine to Vero Bistro Moderene on Sundays with no corkage fee! Vero Bistro Moderne features Italian and French cuisine and offers a variety of dishes that’ll pair perfectly with your favourite bottles.
River Café – 25 Prince’s Island Park SW
Located right in Prince’s Island Park, River Cafe offers free corkage on Sundays. Wind down with your favourite bottle and a delicious dish from River Cafe.
Ox Bar de Tapas – 528 17 Avenue SW
Need a pre-Wine Wednesday pick me up? Ox Bar de Tapas offers free corkage on Tuesdays AND half price Spanish wines. Enjoy Spain right at home!
Charbar – 618 Confluence Way SE (Simmons Building)
Charbar’s extensive menu of delicious meals just needs to be paired with that special bottle you’ve been dying to open. Bring your own wine to Charbar any night of the week for a $25/bottle corkage fee.
Donna Mac – 1002–9 Street SW
Bring your special bottle to Donna Mac on Sunday for free corkage and 15% off their delicious pasta dishes!
Involtini Ristorante – 2515 90 Avenue SW
BYOW to Involtini Italian Restaurant! The restaurant offers free wine corkage on Mondays!
Did we miss a Calgary restaurant that lets you BYOW? Let us know!