Oxbow Restaurant

The Art of Good Food in Kensington, Calgary

Enjoy comfort food favorites with a lavish twist. Nestled in Hotel Arts Kensington, just minutes from Downtown Calgary, Oxbow offers you cozy gathering place to enjoy imaginative food & drink with good company. 

We love to play with our menu, infusing traditional comfort food favourites with a twist. Crafted with local and seasonal ingredients, Oxbow welcomes you to appreciate dining as it was meant to be: honestly uncomplicated.

So stay for a little or stay for a while. Oxbow Restaurant in Calgary’s Kensington neighbourhood inspires delightfully unexpected experiences for you to share with both new friends and familiar company.

Comfort Food with a Creative Twist

Oxbow showcases the cuisine of Chef de Cuisine, Junell Mission.. 

Dining Hours:

Dinner: Wednesday - Sunday | 5:00 pm to close

Happy Hour: Wednesday - Sunday | 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Afternoon Tea: Saturday & Sunday | 11:00 am to 2:00 pm



Public parkade is available directly across 10A Street. Street parking surrounding the hotel is also available and is free after 6:00 p.m. 

Group Dining & Catering at Oxbow

Whether you’re looking to host a private party at the restaurant or you want us to bring the food to you, we have a delicious solution for your next special event.  

Dog Friendly Patio

Oxbow's Patio is now dog friendly!

We are excited to welcome your well-behaved to Oxbow's riverview patio.

Please respect the following rules:

  • Please keep dogs off furniture
  • Please only use dogware provided
  • Dog must remain leashed & under control at all times
  • Dog must be licensed with the City of Calgary & up-to-date on immunizations
  • Clean up kits are available