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Small Town Road Trip Suggestions?

Shots Stantinople Feb 20, 2014 09:31 AM

Hey folks, going on a bit of a road trip with my band this weekend and we're hoping to find some gem places to stop in for lunch/dinner or a drink. Was hoping y'all had some recommendations for any of the following:

Edson, Wildwood, Evansburg, Breton, Rimbey, Bentley, Sylvan Lake, Innisfail, Bowden, Olds, Didsbury, Carstairs, Crossfield or Airdrie.

Dive suggestions very much welcome!

  1. g
    gardengorilla Feb 28, 2014 08:37 AM

    google 'marathon mouth' He travels a lot and blogs about hole in the wall food at hole in the wall places.

    1. l
      Lucki Feb 24, 2014 11:48 AM

      Edson - Mountain Pizza and Steakhouse. Standard steakhouse fare. It's been a few years so I hope they're still good! The mushroom caps were always fantastic.

      1. j
        josey124 Feb 21, 2014 06:44 PM

        Definitely stop at Amato Gelato in Airdrie for some ice cream!!

        1. maplesugar Feb 21, 2014 03:26 PM

          Sylvan Lake was home before we moved back to YYC. Bamboo Hut for fantastic Tom Yum - they don't deliver so eat in/take out only. Expect them to be busy. There is a bar strip around the corner from BH along Lakeshore - Chef Francisco's is popular with the tourists and locals.

          1. TSAW Feb 20, 2014 11:01 PM

            Didsbury - k&w drive in is ok for burger, fries, shake. There is a bit of debate between them and Burger baron in Carstairs. You be the judge. I'm not saying they are 'gems' but worth consideration. Affordable.

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