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Make it a Mother’s Day to Remember

Make Mother’s Day unforgettable for the very important lady in your life this May 12th. Start the day with a celebratory Brunch overlooking the stunning Lake Bonavista in our rustic dining room. New dishes on our Sunday Brunch Menu include a Sour Cherry & Pecan Granola, Atlantic Lobster Cake & Waffle and Huevos Rancheros just to name a few. If you’re wanting to indulge in a full meal later, we’ll be serving our Dinner Menu all evening long. Adorned with fresh spring flavours including a Pan Seared Arctic Char and Wild Mushroom & Zucchini Escalivada, there are options to please

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Treat Your Valentine This February 14th

Enjoy the crackle of a warming fire, soft candle lights twinkling on the tables and the aromatic flavours of Rocky Mountain cuisine lingering in the air. Perched high above the glistening frozen Lake Bonavista, we’re inviting you to dine with your loved one on the most romantic night of the year. This Valentine’s Day’s we’re offering a four-course dinner, embellished with succulent flavours and enticing ingredients to delight both you and your date. Treat your loved one to an intimate date night at The Lake House this February 14th. Our Head Chef Gareth Colville has crafted a dinner to enlighten

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Winter Wedding Real Couple – Lauren & Brett

There’s no secret that February in Calgary can be one of the coldest months of the year. There’s a chance that a chinook or snowfall could adorn your special day, but the thought of either didn’t concern winter-loving couple Lauren and Brett. This stunning couple celebrated their special day on February 15th, 2018 surrounded by a fresh dusting of snow and sub-zero temperatures – a perfect backdrop for their ‘Rustic Romance’ theme, enjoyed by just over 90 guests.   How did you first learn about The Lake House Wedding Venue? Brett and I knew we wanted a venue that had

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Winter Wedding Real Couple – Meghan & Varun

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The beginning of March 2018 saw Calgary immersed in one of the heaviest snowfalls of the season. Bringing a halt to much of the city, it wouldn’t stop the friends and family of Meghan and Varun from congregating at The Lake House to celebrate their love for one another. 110 guests were invited, and 80 braved the cold to attend their special day on March 2nd, 2018. Snow fall isn’t normally a condition to factor in a typical month of March, but both Meghan and Varun agreed it added a sprinkle of magic to their cozy wedding day.

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Winter Wedding Real Couple – Kate & Luke

The beauty of Calgarian winters, are the gorgeous sun-kissed days offering warm rays and bright light to crisp cold temperatures. On February 15th, 2018 we welcomed the wonderful Kate and Luke into our space, a day which saw the sun shine strong and bring warmth to a -10 day on Lake Bonavista. Their intimate wedding consisting of 60 guests, was a beautiful event complimented by the snow-covered outdoors.

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Our Top Reasons to Start Planning Your Winter Wedding

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Winter wedding planning – if there’s something about those words that send a shiver down your spine please, FRET NO MORE! Winter weddings are more magical than any frozen fairy-tale you’ve heard before. In Calgary, winter blankets the city for approximately 6 months of the year. Although the snow doesn’t settle for quite that amount of time, the lower temperatures and shorter days lend perfectly to cozy comforts that are perfect for complementing your dreamy wedding celebration. Escape to a winter wonderland within the city. We’ve put together our top reasons why an inner-city winter wedding at The Lake House

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Make this year’s Father’s Day one he won’t forget

Fathers…They’ve dried our eyes, taught us how to drive, walked us down the aisle and watched as we grew-up before their eyes! Whether you call him Dad, Pops, Pa or even the ‘old man’, he is the main guy in our lives who influences all others. With Father’s Day just around the corner, what better way to show Dad your love and appreciation than sitting down for a delicious family meal in a beautiful setting. Make this year’s Father’s Day one he won’t forget and treat him to brunch or dinner at The Lake House on Lake Bonavista. Is Dad

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Our Spring Menu is in Full Bloom at The Lake House

After what seems like an eternal winter, spring is finally beginning to blossom in Calgary. Overlooking Lake Bonavista, we are seeing signs of the big melt, and are already looking forward to the longer summer days, and having our guests enjoy bites and sips on our outdoor patio. With the warmer weather, we have also welcomed some new dishes to the menu. Both lunch and dinner offerings have been refreshed and are bursting with new flavors and ingredients while maintaining the classic, Rocky Mountain cuisine that The Lake House is so fondly known for in Calgary. Photo : Mushroom Lasagna

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Register for our Pre-Sale Event List!

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Due to overwhelming response to our dinner events, we have created a pre-sale list for those who want to be  the first to know when tickets go on sale! This newsletter highlights events at Cilantro, The Lake House –  including our popular Four Chef Dinner – , The Loft, and all other special events at a CRMR property. You may withdraw your consent at any time.   Subscribe to our pre-sale event list and Be the first to know! * indicates required Email Address * First Name Last Name  

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Treat Your Valentine this February 14th

Treat your Valentine on February 14th, to an intimate evening at The Lake House complete with a four-course chef-crafted dinner. Enjoy a divine set menu, in a romantic candle lit setting complete with a warming fire overlooking the beautiful Lake Bonavista. Our talented kitchen team lead by Chef Gareth Colville have created an indulgent menu to brighten your senses, complemented by an optional wine pairing selection by CRMR’s Wine Director, Brad Royale. Start the night with a Village Bay Oyster Rockefeller hors d’oeuvre, followed by Duck Confit Ravioli and Dungess Crab Cakes for the first and second courses. For the

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