The Best Places to Take Kids for Brunch in Calgary

The Best Places to Take Kids for Brunch in Calgary

Brunch has become so popular with the single and social set that it can be tough to find a spot to bring the kids, where you won’t have to wait in a line for 45 minutes or deal with the glaring looks of annoyance from hungover hipsters as your kids do their best to use their inside voice for a whole hour.

We have put together a list of the best places to take kids for brunch in Calgary. The restaurants on our list have a fun atmosphere, kid-friendly fare, and are geared towards families.


Fave Fare: Crêpe filled with bananas and chocolatey-hazelnut spread, with more bananas and chocolatey-hazelnut spread; 10 star omelette made with bacon, ham, sausages, Frankfurters, bologna, spinach, green onions, tomatoes, onions, red peppers, green peppers, mushrooms and cheddar, served with roasted potatoes and toast

Kid Appeal: Fun menu and family-friendly atmosphere

Location: Four Calgary locations

Hours: Weekdays from 6 am; Weekends from 7 am

###Corbeaux Bakehouse

Fave Fare: Lobster frittata with asparagus, whipped ricotta and lemon thyme; multigrain breakfast polenta with poached egg, roasted mushrooms, ricotta and shaved parmesan

Kid Appeal: Fresh baked goods, large side selection for picky eaters

Location: 730 17 Avenue SW

Hours: Weekends, 8:30 am to 3 pm

###Heritage Park

Fave Fare: Traditional western breakfast; homemade baked goods

Kid Appeal: The park’s historical village with vintage cars and trains and costumed staff

Location: 1900 Heritage Dr SW, (403) 268-8500

Hours: Daily, 9 am to 4 pm


Fave Fare: Breakfast poutine with tater tots, bacon, peppers, green onion, mornay sauce, cheesecurd and sunny egg; pork belly skillet with carmelized onion, eggs, and hash

Kid Appeal: Ping-pong, foosball, bowling

Location: 180 Stewart Green SW, (403) 685-6801

Hours: Daily, 11 am to close

###Pfanntastic Pannenkoek Haus

Fave Fare: Potato, onion, bacon and cheese pancake (with a side of sour cream);

bacon, apple and onion pancake

Kid Appeal: Pizza-style pancakes in sweet and savory options

Location: 2439 - 54th Ave SW, (403) 243-7757

Hours: Saturdays, 8 am to 8 pm; Sundays 8 am to 3 pm

###The Belmont Diner

Fave Fare: Montreal smoked meat omelette; Eggs Benedict served on a grilled croissant with grilled ham, spinach, roasted red peppers, sautéed mushrooms, and onions topped with Hollandaise sauce

Kid Appeal: Vintage décor, artistic food designs

Location: 2008 33rd Ave. S.W. (Marda Loop)

Hours: Weekends, 7 am to 4 pm