Our Blog

Behind the Bar: Roosevelt

Image-1-5

Appropriately named after the exuberant American presidents, Roosevelt (933 17th Ave SW) is a true jack-of-all-trades on the avenue. The sexy red and black décor makes this huge space feel intimate and the Edison bulbs that light the room give it an old-fashioned class. There’s a pulse in the room that appeals to all crowds – a high-energy vibe that is certainly contagious for a night out with friends or an afternoon of making new ones watching the game.

Image-1-1

Roosevelt focuses on refined American food, highballs and cocktails, making it the ideal pick for a night out. Gentlemen, the Roosevelt Caesar may interest you, kicking the night (or weekend brunch) into high gear.

Image-1-split

A delight for the spice addict, this signature drink is made with UV Sriracha vodka, horseradish, beef jerky and hot peppers. And ladies, perhaps the Pin Up is more your style – Alizé Red Passion, Absolut vodka, fresh pineapple and orange juice finished with prosecco. Featuring daily specials and a killer happy hour on Sundays, Roosevelt has all the makings of the American dream.

Need an excuse to visit? Just think of a trip to Roosevelt as a (thirst-quenching) pursuit of happiness. Image-1-6

Stay up to date on events and Roosevelt news by following them online below:

Facebook: facebook.com/roosevelt933

Twitter: @roosevelt933

Instagram: @roosevelt933

Share

Share

Blogs you might also like

Celebrate Mother’s Day On 17th Ave

If you’re still searching for the perfect Mother’s Day gift, the below 17th Ave businesses have you covered. From delicious five-course menu items to exclusive …

Read More →

Check Out The Spring-themed Window Murals On 17th Ave

Spring has sprung on 17th Ave, and from now until the end of May, Calgarians will be able to join in on tons of seasonal …

Read More →

Seven Easter Treats to Get This Week on 17th Ave

This April, some of your favourite 17th Ave businesses are dishing up decadent Easter-themed treats, traditional Paska loaves, delicious turkey dinners and more to help …

Read More →

Six Places to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day On 17th Ave

We may not be in Ireland, but us Calgarians love to party, and these 17th Ave businesses have some tricks up their sleeve to ring …

Read More →

Female-Owned Businesses On 17th Ave

17th Ave’s extensive lineup of businesses includes award-winning restaurants and eateries, beloved local retailers, luxury spa and wellness services, longstanding favourites and so much more, but one …

Read More →

Black-Owned Businesses On 17th Ave  

17th Ave is home to hundreds of unique businesses ranging from globally inspired restaurants to craft and jewellery stores, vintage boutiques, furniture shops and more, …

Read More →