About River Cree Resort & Casino - Sage Restaurant
Sage fine dining offers an exquisite dining experience unlike anywhere else. With a sophisticated atmosphere, world class chef, and an exclusive wine list, Sage is sure to create a memorable experience for anyone. Please come in and enjoy fine dining, redefined.
No minors (under 18 years of age) permitted
Complimentary Valet Parking.
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm, Friday - Saturday 5:30 pm- 11:00pm, Sunday Dinner 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Whitemud Drive & Winterburn Road
CAN$51 and over
AMEX, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
Complimentary parking at the resort above-ground parking lot. Complimentary Valet Parking also available
Private Party Facilities:
We offer a Private Dining Room as well as a Semi-Private Room.
We have a selection of set menus to choose from, all of which are wonderful options.
Please contact the restuarant for any questions, details, or to book a table of 7 or more.
Private Party Contact:
Janine Michon: 7809302636x
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
River Cree Resort & Casino - Sage Restaurant Ratings and Reviews
The atmosphere at Sage was relaxing and ...
The atmosphere at Sage was relaxing and quiet in the back corner where we were seated. The waiter was excellent, not overbearing and yet he attended to everything we needed including a free dessert for my wife's birthday. He made great wine recommendations. The food was also very well prepared and well timed between appetizers and entrees. Overall, we will be back. Prices were a bit on the high side however.
The night that we went was a half price ...
The night that we went was a half price night. The appetizer was just ok, nothing special about it. The beef tenderloin that I ordered was not good and have to return it. The second piece that came out was excellent . It's not the first time it happened. The taste was not that great and I don't like the sides at all. If it wasn't half price, I won't go there as it's quite pricy and not sure whether I would get my money worth.
We had dinner before the Gypsy Kings. S ...
We had dinner before the Gypsy Kings. Service was good and quick. We were excited with the menu and the 50% off. To be honest it was disappointing. I didn't say anything but the couple we were with, the husband was very upset with the portion size of the appi and dessert and said there is no way that the rib steak dinner would be $44...now $22, he also had one bite of his mussels and sent them back. He was charged for them - so then needed to sort that out. This was not enjoyable. His wife's steak was 75% NOT eaten as it was mostly FAT. My steak was ok....carrots were COLD. I chose not to say anything. It seemed as though the price was 50% off but so was the integrity of the food. Needless to say our bill was as though the prices were not 50%off. $250. That we pay at other fine dining for 4 and we have EXCELLENT food.
Not the dining experience I /we expected:(
Good fast service but the food left a lo ...
Good fast service but the food left a lot to be desired. My friends pork chop was served rare but tasted pretty good. My lobster soup was grainy but was flavored well. The crab cake presentation was poor but tasted ok. Honestly the best thing I had was the seasonal cocktail.
Had an excellent dining experience with ...
Had an excellent dining experience with my sister prior to attending the performance by the Gypsy Kings. Much appreciated the discount promotion since we both are on pension and this type of night out is rather unusual for us seniors.
I was at Sage with 6 people last July 7t ...
I was at Sage with 6 people last July 7th to celebrate my boyfriend's bday. Everything was fantastic as we ordered 3 combos Reg. $120. We all find that the wine selection are very expensive. I came back with 3 other people last Aug 7th. Hoping to have lamb, but no supply. So, three of us ordered 3 small plates per person. One ordered, the steak and he was so disappointed as it is greasily with no flavour. We still find the wine selection too expensive. But we like the 50% off on food. The waiter could have come back more often and ask if we are okay.
The chef was amazing! I am vegetarian a ...
The chef was amazing! I am vegetarian and there wasn't anything on the menu for me. However the waiter told the chef and he came out and asked what I liked and made me an amazing dinner! I was very impressed with his cooking skills! The food was impeccable, loved it. The chef came out after I dined to find out how I enjoyed the meal . Was extremely satisfied and would come back again without a doubt!
Soup was suppose to be a chowder and cam ...
Soup was suppose to be a chowder and came as a bisque. Calamari was not far from the worst ever. Cornish game hen was very good as was as was bacon/broccoli. There are many other items on the menus we would like to try.
Having read the accolades on the website ...
Having read the accolades on the website of the River Cree Casino we decided to eat at Sage. We were staying at the hotel so we thought it would be a nice dinner prior to our event at the casino. We reviewed the menu and thought it sounded good. We ordered chicken and pork ribs. Both priced between $25 - 28. The wine list was extremely overpriced. J Lohr cabernet sauvignon was priced at $67 dollars a bottle. We opted to go by the glass. One was $14 a glass the other $16. Midrange wine at best.
Within 6 minutes of ordering our main course, dinner arrived at the table. I was really hoping for a made to order dinner at that price. The food was marginal at best. T
We were in and out of the restaurant in 40 minutes. This did not seem like a fine dining experience as advertised.
We arrived early and got seated right aw ...
We arrived early and got seated right away, we were served quickly, the food was good and some portions were large, the staff were friendly, the manager came by to make sure everything was going o.k. we did book an earlier reservation (6:30) as we had a show that night, thought we would be 1.5 - 2 hrs, we were done in just a little over an hour, as they got busy there was no pressure to leave unlike some places we have gone to on the weekends, overall it was an excellent place which made for a nice evening out.
Excellent before concert location. Super ...
Excellent before concert location. Superb dining experience. Our waitress was very friendly and accommodating to our every wish. Our food choices were very well presented and delicious. We were in and out in 1 1/2 hours and never felt rushed. Our wine choice was very smooth as well. Thanks for a lovely evening.
Service was very good but the food was a ...
Service was very good but the food was a huge disappointment ! We ordered the Salmon and Chicken meals. Salmon was served on what seemed like creamed corn out of a can and minced veggies and the Chicken was just serviced with the minced veggies. No flavour and presentation was terrible. Would never come back to this restaurant and would NEVER recommend to friends.
Our waiter was the best part of the even ...
Our waiter was the best part of the evening. Experienced , knowledgable . The food was good, well presented. Remember thought when they talk about the 1/2 price , that is the main on,y, sides, deserts are full price. Wine list apparently was extensive , our niece ordered. However, she had heard 1/2 price menu and wrongly thought all. Wine, when we received the bill, is highly overpriced. As long as you're aware, as we should have been. I would recommend the Sage for any special event
This was by far one of the most pleasant ...
This was by far one of the most pleasant experiences I have had dining out. The service was impeccable! I only rated the noise level moderate because there was an entertainment event on the evening we were there & that increased the noise level from the traffic in the restaurant. The restaurant is offering 50% off all menu items Sun-Thurs, we were told as a promotion for the 10 year anniversary. The food was definitely worth more than we paid!
I have wanted to come to Sage for a long ...
I have wanted to come to Sage for a long time as I have heard good things about the food and know it offers a great discount on food Sunday -Thursday. I thought the customer service was fantastic! The environment was vey nice, comfortable. I had the salmon special, in bannock. It was a tiny portion, I can't imagine a male being at all satisfied with the portion. It tasted ok, really just average. Even at 50%, I felt the entree was way over priced. It really could have been an appetizer. My entire party was underwhelmed with the meals, again it was the price point and serving size. I really looked forward to dining here and wanted to love this place.... I'm disappointed. I will probably try again as maybe I just ordered the wrong items.
Great waitress -Anya was attentive and e ...
Great waitress -Anya was attentive and efficient. Our table was in the rear portion of the restaurant where the noise level was much quieter. The wine list was way overpriced for the selection offered. In general the quality and presentation of food did not warrant the price. I ordered a medium well filet mignon, which arrived very well done. There was no lamb on the menu at 6.30 p.m. Which was disappointing.
Food was very good for sure, however for ...
Food was very good for sure, however for the price was fairly expensive. However they had 1/2 price food Sun-Thurs so it's definitely worth it for that price but I would be disappointed paying full price for the quality of food. Desserts were fantastic however! Only thing is that portions were relatively small compared to other restaurants.
We have been to Sage before on concert n ...
We have been to Sage before on concert nights and enjoyed a glass of wine and appetizers. As much as we appreciated the dinner menu being offered at half the normal price , I must say we were disappointed in the food. We did enjoy the lobster bisque, however our chicken meals were tough and tasteless. We did let our server know when she asked us and subsequently one meal was removed from the bill. The service was good, but due to the meal we likely would not rush back.
We have been to Sage before and the menu ...
We have been to Sage before and the menu was creative and diverse. This time (a Sunday evening) they offered a fixed menu with limited selection and poor quality. The server said that the menu was reduced because they were "busy" and there was a show at the casino. Being busy seems like a poor excuse for the significant reduction in quality.
This was a meal of highs and lows - the seafood appetizer was delicious, fresh and inventive - however the regular appetizers were unavailable. The deconstructed cream cheese desert was delicious as well. In between, not so good - the steak was warm and poorly presented. The chicken with mushrooms was downright poor. Mixing cold chicken with a mushroom ragout does not qualify as fine dining.
This was a real let down since the Chef's cuisine has been talented and inspirational in the past. From now on, we will check on what menu is available before attending again.
The only negative feedback to give is it ...
The only negative feedback to give is it took too long to receive our meal - one hour which we felt was extremely slow considering the number of clients at the time. I would recommend if you have all evening to sit in a restaurant.
There were a couple of things with the f ...
There were a couple of things with the food that I really shouldn't criticize as it could just be a personal preference (like the salmon being really dry and seemingly overcooked) and when it got very busy with a corporate event we did tend to get left out for extended periods but we were in no hurry so that worked out. The one thing that I do take exception to is the 50% off Sunday to Thursday. If you can provide the same food and service for half the price on 5 days of the week that seems like overpricing on the remaining 2 days. Thank you.
Not worth the money.
This place is ridiculously over priced and very small portions. Our meals were not very flavourful or appealing looking. Our waiter was friendly but not attentive. We had the same experience our first visit and thought we'd try again. Very dissapointed the second time around. Will not be going back. There are so many other fine dining options in Edmonton to revisit and explore. They have lost my business. If I need to eat at River Cree I'll just check out Tap 25 or the buffet.
This restaurant impressed me on every le ...
This restaurant impressed me on every level. We had made two reservation for a total of 10 people and they combined our tables so that we could all be together. Also this restaurant has a 50% food discount Sunday to Thursday. That made steak and lobster on $23!!! The food was amazing, the drinks amazing but very pricey. Overall this place is worth the trip out to Enoch! Definitely will go back again soon.
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