Drink and Dine

Expect the unexpected with imaginative plates prepared using seasonal, locally sourced ingredients. 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. 

Like an Oxbow in the river, we bend to suit your tempo. Share a meal in our intimate dining room, relax in our fireside lounge, or soak up the sun on our patio overlooking the Bow River and Downtown Calgary.

Our creative culinary team loves to play with the menu blending familiar flavours with a lavish twist. So stay for a little, 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.

Hours of Operation:

Oxbow Restaurant Hours:

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



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

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