HOME > Chowhound > Prairie Provinces >
Are you making a specialty food? Share your adventure
TELL US

Up The Road restaurant, Calgary

2
23skidoo Nov 23, 2009 04:24 PM

Has anyone been to "Up The Road" on 17th Ave S.E.? It's a vegetarian Italian/Caribbean restaurant that opened in May, but I haven't heard anything about it. Sounds interesting as I like both Caribbean and veggie.

Apparently it's been closed for a month, but it will reopen tomorrow.

  1. maplesugar Nov 24, 2009 07:25 AM

    Vegetarian Italian/Carribean - intriguing. I was wondering why they were closed for a month and found the cbc story. Apparently the owner is a single mom and only had one part timer, and when the owner came down with the flu they had to close, took her the month to recover.

    http://www.cbc.ca/canada/calgary/stor...

    1. l
      leafsgirl14 Mar 3, 2010 01:08 PM

      I have eaten at Up the Road in Calgary a few times. The food is really good. They have recently added meat dishes (which I can't speak to), but maitain a strong vegetarian menu.

      1. Jetgirly Sep 12, 2010 04:21 PM

        Can anyone confirm that Up the Road is still open?

        1 Reply
        1. re: Jetgirly
          m
          marcopolo Sep 14, 2010 12:03 PM

          I found a number online a while ago so I called, and there was no answer. I didn't bother to try and do a drive by. I'd also like to know if it's still around.

        Show Hidden Posts