When those carb cravings hit, these 17th Ave restaurants have got you covered. Whether you want to dig into a hearty bowl of creamy pasta, or you want to hunker down with a slice of your favourite pizza for a movie night in, there are plenty of 17th Ave restaurants who serve their delicious take on these Italian favourites. Check out all the different pizza and pasta dishes you can get for takeout and delivery this month on the Red Mile below!
Una Pizza + Wine
Una Pizza + Wine is an undisputed staple amongst Calgarians, known for its artisanal thin crust pizza and dishes inspired by the likes of California, the South of Spain, Italy and France. You may not be able to enjoy a slice at Una’s central 17th Ave patio until next week, but their menu is available for takeout and delivery, and they also have a selection of frozen “take and bake” pizzas, and take-home cocktail kits. View their menu and pickup options here, and load up on your favourite pizzas for dinner tonight.
618 17 Ave SW, unapizzeria.com
This storied 17th Ave restaurant has been serving up authentic Italian dishes for decades, and although dine in is still currently unavailable at Calgary restaurants, you can still enjoy their extensive menu for takeaway and delivery. Their traditional Italian dishes include antipasti such as arancini or bruschetta, followed by insalata options like caprese al’ basilico. And of course the main course options cannot be missed – from pasta to risotto, Specialita Di Vitello, which includes main courses like veal served with the pasta of the day or vegetables, the options are endless. Check out their menu, takeaway and delivery options, here.
823 17 Ave SW, buongiornos.ca
YYC Pasta Bar
Calgary’s first designated Pasta Bar opened on 17th Ave in late 2020, and has since been plating up delicious bowls of freshly-made pasta. You can start your meal off with a traditional Italian appetizer like calamari or caprese before moving onto their hearty bowls of pasta. Their chef’s specialties include pomodoro, cream and rose sauce options such as penne arrabiata, gnocchi gorgonzola or lobster ravioli alla vodka. You also have the option to get a little creative and create your own pasta. Find YYC Pasta Bar on SkipTheDishes, UberEats and DoorDash, or order from their website below.
Ceili’s Serious Pizza
You may know Ceili’s for their bustling 17th Ave patio and Irish pub vibes, but at the end of 2020, they also started serving up their Serious Pizza. Made with hand-tossed dough and topped with local ingredients, Ceili’s Serious pizza is available in unique flavours such as Dill Pickle, which is a combination of garlic cream sauce, crunchy dill pickles, mozza, olive oil and fresh dill, or their spicy chicken club, which is topped with spicy white sauce, cajun chicken, bacon, jalapeno, mozza and fresh tomato. Order via SkipTheDishes, or for takeout at their website below. And don’t forget to check out their patio next week when outdoor dining opens up!
933-A 17 Ave SW, ceilisdt.ca
King Of Donair
This Nova Scotian donair spot opened up on 17th Ave earlier this year, and although they may be famous for their donair recipe first introduced in the early 1970’s by their founder, we promise their pizza is also worth checking out. These distinctive pies come in flavours such as the Garlic Fingers, which is topped with garlic butter and cheese; or the Donair Pizza, complete with donair meat, tomatoes, onions and their legendary donair sauce. You can also get classic toppings like pepperoni, chicken or pineapple. Order online here, or stop by their location on 17th Ave to pick up your order today.
503 17 Ave SW, kingofdonair.ca
Fill all of your pizza and pasta cravings at Via Cibo, a fast-casual and authentic Italian restaurant situated just off 17th Ave in Calgary’s Beltline neighborhood. Their menu consists of Italian favourites like Chicken Parmesan, Caprese Salad and a number of different options when it comes to their pasta and pizza. Go for a pomodoro pasta and pair it with a pepperoni pizza, or try one of their unique topping options. This family-friendly restaurant also boasts a kid’s menu, mouth-watering dessert options and tons of daily specials. Order for pickup or delivery at the link below!
520 14 St SW, viacibo.com
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