If I could eat Italian every day, I'd eat here every day. Sumptuous hearty home cooked style Italian. Nothing too fancy, but very good. Also takes reservations which is sort of rare in Crowfoot. Great for affordable special occasions.
This is a very plain Italian pasta restaurant. I have eaten here a lot of times, but have never left thinking "that was really great, I would definitely come back". Yet somehow I keep getting invited to things at Chianti and can't avoid it! It's too cramped too, and always pretty busy at dinner so you're waiting in a tiny doorway with 15 other people.
Food here is great! You have to try their spinach salad! We came with an Italian friend who just loved the food. He said it was very close to authentic! Service is always top notch! :)
Chiantis is an Italian restaurant that's been in Calgary for-ev-er... and nothing about it ever changes or stands out except the terrible service. This is how ordering take-out at the Crowfoot location works:
* You call Chiantis to place an order. No one picks up the phone.
* 10-minutes later you call again and someone picks up the phone. When you say, "I would like to place an order for... more
Now just to say I have not been to any other of the Chianti Cafes. Also I must add I am a picky sort of person when it comes to eating out.
This one did not fail me on any scale. Took grandkids to a lunchtime session. Waiter, one of the best. Food, good Itilian style. Enjoyment value, fantastic. Go again? Bet you!
The children's meals were generous and well balanced. The lunch specials, well... more