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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Design Studio
“The giant mall that has everything and then more! Indoor WaterPark, Rides/theme-park (Galaxyland), mini-golf, movie theatre, comedy, musical-theatre, Rec-Room, and of course tons of shopping and food!”
  • 113 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“Such an amazing building which bring a well rounded trip to downtown Edmonton! Must also go to Zinc, restaurant in this venue.”
  • 77 locals recommend
Museum
“Open all year round. Botanical gardens. Tranquil but also surprisingly delightful! Young and old love this place all year round especially as our winters can be harsh it’s like a breath of fresh air. They do special “dinners” which book up quite quickly too.”
  • 72 locals recommend
Park
“Open for summer season and Special events. A great place to visit each time you come to Edmonton. Always something going on. Take a ride on the steam train and get off at the Fort then work your way round through visiting “the ways of life as it used to be” ending up at the old fashioned Fair ground on the old fashioned Carousel!”
  • 46 locals recommend
Bakery
“Edmonton's most popular, and award winning bakery serving fresh french pastries. Always a long line here, but worth it.”
  • 80 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Rogers Place is a multi-use indoor arena in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Construction started in March 2014, and the building officially opened on September 8, 2016. The arena has a seating capacity of 18,500 as a hockey venue and 20,734 as a concert venue”
  • 49 locals recommend
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Shopping Centre
“One of the largest shopping Malls you could shop in! also includes a hotel with theme rooms, a swimming pool with waves and slides, mini golf , Fair ground. A casino. Jubilations dinner theatre, a place you could easily spend a full day or more at!”
  • 54 locals recommend
Road
“Lots of boutique shops are located between 108 and 103 Street along Whyte Avenue. It's Edmonton's spot for eclectic and cool pieces.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“indoor shopping available at Edmonton Centre - Winners - Sports stores - fun place to visit -”
  • 30 locals recommend
Park
“My personal favorite park in town. Great location and amazing festivals such as heritage days!”
  • 47 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“The Old Strathcona Farmers’ Market was Edmonton’s first indoor farmer’s market. With over 130 vendors every Saturday, we have an impressive assortment of hand-made goods: locally grown produce, specialty foods, jewelry, decor, arts and crafts, clothing, accessories, pottery and so much more!  Open every Saturday from 8am to 3pm. Located on 83rd Ave and 103 Street NW (just off Whyte Ave) FREE PARKING (during market hours) in our lot across Gateway Blvd. ”
  • 57 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Voted the top for best music in the city by the Star Metro Edmonton. We have been here for some amazing plays and productions! Such a great venue and so close to the suite!”
  • 37 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Citadel Theatre is Edmonton's premier theatre center, offering a variety of shows for different ages. Not far from the funicular. Interesting architecture too.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“closest mall to the suite , with a great selection of stores, apple store, Hudsons Bay, Crate and barrel and many more.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Museum
“Locals call it the RAM. The museum just opened in 2019 after it expanded and moved from its original location. It contains a lot of local history and artifacts and lots of fun things for the kids. You can spend a whole day here”
  • 40 locals recommend
Science Museum
“IMAX theater, hands-on science exhibits and star-gazing in the adjoining planetarium.”
  • 36 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Café
“Famous for their chicken and waffles! This local diner has delicious eats. However parking is sometimes a struggle to find. ”
  • 45 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“We went here twice and it seems the more we go the more we learn the way of the menu, don't be afraid to ask for recommendations from your server! Fun environment before concerts, may need reservations.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Bar
“Good all around lunch and dinner spot Great patio and a fun night scene for lounging”
  • 27 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
“ MEAT is a locally owned and operated smokehouse located in the heart of Old Strathcona. An authentic BBQ experience with homemade sauces, savoury sides, and a casual welcoming room to indulge. Brisket, beer, and bourbon - keeping it simple, and doing it well.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Really cool menu that changes monthly! Very unique sorts of Italian based foods So goooood!”
  • 38 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Cocktails are fabulous and it’s in the same building as our unit so nice and quick. Make reservation because it’s always busy. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“ Padmanadi Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurant opened in Edmonton in 2002. The original Padmanadi was founded in the late 70's back in Jakarta, where it was the most popular vegetarian restaurant. The same appears to be happening in Edmonton as well. I'm not a vegan or a vegetarian but I still go here for the great food. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Vegan food could be tasty and yummy!!! My favourite is unicorn burger, chicken wings, smoothy.”
  • 26 locals recommend

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