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Oct 7, 2006 02:33 PM

Deluxe Diner Calgary?

Breakfast TV had a segment from the Deluxe Diner. The Eggs Benedict looked good. I think they had basil in the hollandaise. My husband loves Eggs Benny. Does anyone have any experience with this place?

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  1. IS this the place on Edmonton Trail? If it is, it is great. The hollandaise is always consistent. The potatoes are a bit too "herb"-y for my tastes, but they substitute them for roasted tomatoes for me withtout a fuss. Prepare yourself for a wait though. I am always confusing the names of these breakfast places so I may be wrong.

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    1. re: alex8alot

      Yes, if it's Diner Deluxe that is being referred to, then it's on Edmonton Trail. Right next to the Urban Baker.

      The food is quite good, though sometimes the creativity goes a bit too far and the results are a bit less than spectacular. But alex is right, the lineups are crazy. Show up early or ready for the wait.

    2. Food is really quite good, and we always like the Egss Benny...

      If you go there, you might as well pick up something from the Urban Baker. On Fridays and Saturdays, they a Chocolate Cranberry Sourdough which is spectacular. For a real treat, make French Toast out of it, or get a nice blackberry jam to go with it. And the focaccia is first rate too...

      1. Thanks, we'll be trying this place soon and I'll report back.

        1. Its also a cool place for lunch/dinner. Alot of old-school stuff like meatloaf and tuna melts, all of which i find as good as the breakfast.

          1. My husband had lunch there (without me!) He ok's the eggs benny. We'll be back.