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Plan a romantic lunch or dinner at one of these awesome eateries in Edmonton. Whether you are in the mood for smoked duck prosciutto, sausages or handmade tacos, there is plenty to choose from. Visit the Duchess Bake Shop where you will find a choice of tasty sandwiches and amazing desserts which you can enjoy there or take with you. There is also a Brazilian steakhouse, a popular neighborhood diner, wine bar, and other ideas.

»Solstice Seasonal Cuisine

Solstice Seasonal Cuisine

Solstice Seasonal Cuisine is an eco-friendly, sustainable restaurant that offers a farm-to-table menu with dishes made from fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Managed by 2011 Gold Medal Plate Award Winning Head Chef Jan Trittenbach, the restaurant has a menu featuring seasonal dishes that are wholesome, hearty, and local.

Examples include smoked duck prosciutto, sockeye salmon, and venison tenderloin, as well as garden-crisp salads. Each dish is complemented by fresh herbs grown on site in Solstice’s herb garden. Diners can also enjoy a hand-picked selection of hand-crafted cocktails and wine by the glass or bottle from some of the world’s finest boutique estates.

10723 124 Street, Edmonton, Canada, Phone: 780-488-4567 (website)

»Rge Rd (Range Road)

Rge Rd (Range Road)

Rge Rd (Range Road) is a casual neighborhood restaurant where the farm dictates the menu. Run by Chef Blair Lebsack and partner Caitlin Fulton, the unique and creative farm-to-table menu features items such as dandelion vinaigrette and bone marrow and apple fennel sausage, both of which are made in-house, as well as home-smoked charcuterie.

The menu also boasts a “Questionable Bits” section, which has a range of offal dishes for the bravest of diners to try. The eclectic menu is complimented by warm and whimsical décor and a friendly, welcoming ambiance. The restaurant also has an inviting list of handcrafted cocktails, craft beers, and wine.

10643 – 123 Street, Edmonton, Canada, Phone: 780-447-4577 (website)

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»Tres Carnales Taqueria

Tres Carnales Taqueria

Tres Carnales Taquería is an authentic Mexican taquería that serves homemade tacos, quesadillas, and tortas. The first of its kind in Edmonton, Tres Carnales Taquería is the project of three friends who were inspired by the delicious flavors of Mexico. They have been sharing these mouthwatering concoctions ever since.

The menu boasts handmade tacos, quesadillas, and tortas packed with slow braised local meats and vegetables, as well as a range of sides, such as salsa and corn chips. Guests can also enjoy a variety of bebidas (drinks), including cervezas, sangria, and margaritas.

10119 100A ST., Edmonton, Canada, Phone: 780-429-0911 (website)

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»Duchess Bake Shop

Duchess Bake Shop

The Duchess Bake Shop is an elegant bakery and patisserie that serves a range of high-quality pastries and baked goods, and features a small lunch menu. All products are made in-house from scratch on a daily basis, using the freshest ingredients, organic flours, butter, and extracts.

Sweet treats are made with ingredients from the sister shop called Provisions by Duchess, located next door, and paired with freshly brewed coffee from Matchstick Coffee. The lunch menu consists of hearty sandwiches on home baked bread, soups, and quiches, which are accompanied by crisp salads and homemade condiments.

10718 124 St NW, Edmonton, Canada, Phone: 780-488-4999 (website)

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»Highlevel Diner

Highlevel Diner

Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner seven days a week, Highlevel Diner is an authentic neighborhood diner that has been serving healthy, hearty, delicious food in a comfortable, inviting atmosphere for over 31 years. Menu items are made in-house with fresh ingredients and accompanied by a range of craft beer on tap, delectable wines offered by the glass, fresh fruit juices, and soft drinks.

The Diner offers daily specials such as Turkey Tuesdays and Short Rib Saturdays and features a revolving art show of local artist’s works. Antique furnishings and walls covered in photographs make this cozy diner a popular venue with locals and visitors alike.

10912 – 88 Avenue, Edmonton, Canada, Phone: 780-433-0993 or 780-433-1317 (website)

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»Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse

Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse

Enjoy an authentic Brazilian barbecue, or churrasco, at Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse. Located in the heart of Edmonton, Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse offers a unique and interactive Rodizio dining experience, which involves a continuous tableside service of 10 types of freshly cut meats that are grilled to perfection, including beef, pork, poultry, and lamb.

Featuring the traditional flavors of Southern Brazil, main meals are accompanied by a range of sides from the one-of-a-kind salad bar, which features in-house baked bread, imported cheeses, and a nice selection of greens and vegetables. Choose from over 1,700 different bottles of wine from around the world to savor with your meal.

9929 109 St NW, Edmonton, Canada, Phone: 780-756-7030 (website)

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»The Bothy Wine and Whiskey Bar

The Bothy Wine and Whiskey Bar

Named after the Gaelic word Bothan, meaning “small hut” or “traveler’s resting place,” The Bothy Wine and Whiskey Bar is a cozy bar and bistro located on Calgary Trail that features over 175 varieties of whiskies, 20 wines served by the glass, a range of unique beers, and spirits. The Bar has appealing lunch and dinner menus that include freshly made soups, salads, appetizers, and entrées such as chicken pie, haggis, and pork dumplings.

The atmosphere is just as comforting as the food, with dark wood and leather interiors, a long stylish bar, and a small stage for live music and other events.

5482 Calgary Trail, Edmonton, Canada, Phone: 780-761-1761 (website)

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»Vivo Ristorante

Vivo Ristorante

Located in Hawkstone Plaza, Vivo Ristorante is a traditional Italian restaurant that serves generous portions of authentic Italian fare in an inviting, family-friendly atmosphere. Remaining faithful to the Italian style of eating, the restaurant serves several Piatti (courses), which are meant to be savored slowly amongst friends, beginning with antipasti (hot and cold appetizers), followed by one or two primi, secondi (entrées) served on a platter, and finally un digestive (dessert, espresso, or liqueur), and coffee.

Complementing the extensive menu is a superb wine list consisting of some of Italy’s best vintages and other wines from across the globe, as well as Grappa, Cognac, and Port.

Hawkstone Plaza, 18352 – Lessard Road, Edmonton, Canada, Phone: 780-756-7710 (website)

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