Immerse yourself in the vibrant fabric of Calgary’s Beltline neighbourhood, a dynamic haven where dreamers and doers thrive. Located just moments away from the iconic West Village Towers, this bustling community is a melting pot of entrepreneurs, young professionals, and artists, all driven by their passion. It’s no wonder that the bar scene in the Beltline is unparalleled. 

Each bar has a unique selling point (USP) that sets it apart. Join us as we explore the pulsating heart of the Beltline, unveiling our carefully curated top picks. Whether you’re seeking a cozy refuge, a lively atmosphere with games, expertly crafted craft beer, or the option of a patio, our blog has you covered. Prepare for an extraordinary journey through the bars of the Beltline, where unforgettable experiences await at every turn. 

And the best part? They’re just minutes from the West Village Towers, making it all the more accessible and convenient. Get ready to embark on this exciting adventure with us!


Bars with rooftop patios: CRAFT Beer Market 

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Discover the allure of rooftop patios at CRAFT Beer Market, a mere 5-minute stroll from the West Village Towers. This fabulous bar not only boasts an impressive craft beer selection but also offers an unforgettable patio experience. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere as you soak up the summer vibes, all against the breathtaking backdrop of Calgary’s towering skyline. The patio goes above and beyond by serving a delectable full menu, complete with daily specials featuring wine-on-tap, refreshing summer cocktails, and a wide selection of local beers to quench your thirst. What sets this patio apart is its unique addition—a vintage 1967 Volkswagen van transformed into a DJ booth, ensuring that the summer vibes keep pulsating long into the night. Make your patio season memorable with a visit to CRAFT, where every moment is infused with the essence of summer.


Bars with games: Greta Bar

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Relive the joy of carefree evenings surrounded by the flashing lights and lively sounds of arcade games, accompanied by the timeless melodies of rock n’ roll. At Greta Bar, a two-story haven of games, your inner child will be awakened as you immerse yourself in over 50 vintage and new games. Each game is thoughtfully equipped with built-in cup holders, allowing you to sip on your favourite beverage while unleashing your competitive spirit. This unique setting sets the stage for a memorable date night, enhanced by a classic photo booth that captures the moment’s magic. And when hunger strikes, Greta Bar has you covered with its delicious street food offerings. Located just 7 minutes from the West Village Towers, this hidden gem serves international favourites from its food truck, allowing you to embark on a culinary journey with each bite. From ginger beef boa buns to Korean noodle boxes, Montreal hot dogs to Nashville chicken sandwiches, Greta Bar takes you on a global gastronomic adventure that will leave your taste buds craving more.


Bars with live entertainment: Twisted Element

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For an exciting night out in Calgary, Twisted Element is the place to be. As the premier LGBTQ2+ venue in the city, it guarantees a lively atmosphere. Located just a quick 3-minute drive from the West Village towers, this bar offers a superb bar experience with live entertainment. Get ready for themed drag and burlesque shows that will dazzle you. Dance the night away at their regular DJ nights, and you might even catch a performance by a famous star from RuPaul’s Drag Race or Canada’s Drag Race. And make sure not to miss Twisted’s Got Talent every Wednesday, where local drag performers take the stage and showcase their incredible skills.


Bars with craft beer: Inner City Brewing

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Savour the craft beer experience at Inner City Brewing, where they produce their beer on the premises. With a focus on small-batch brews and an impressive lineup of twenty taps, you’ll find a beer to suit your taste. Inner City Brewing goes beyond the ordinary with its unique fusion system, allowing them to create extraordinary flavour combinations that you won’t encounter elsewhere. Before you leave, don’t forget to bring an empty growler so you can take your favourite brew home with you. Located just a short 4-minute drive from the West Village Towers, Inner City Brewing is the perfect spot to enjoy craft beer at its finest.



Choosing to live at The West Village Towers opens the door to great neighbourhoods like Beltline in Downtown Calgary. With excellent walkability, you’ll have a world of shops, restaurants, bars, and cafes at your fingertips. And that’s not all! Our luxury rental apartments are conveniently located near transit options, making it easy to explore the city. Nature lovers will also be thrilled with the abundant outdoor opportunities outside your door. But what truly sets us apart is our unwavering commitment to excellence. With exceptional service and mind-blowing amenities, we strive to exceed expectations and create an exceptional living experience. Come and immerse yourself in the vibrant energy and excitement that defines West Village Towers.