Top things to do

Top Choice Nature Reserve in Saskatoon

Meewasin Valley

The Meewasin Valley, formed by the South Saskatchewan's wide swath through the center of town, is named for the Cree word for 'beautiful'. Mature trees populate the riverbanks, while sections of the 60km Meewasin Tr…
Top Choice Museum in Saskatoon

Western Development Museum

The flagship Saskatoon branch of the province's Western Development Museum is a faithful re-creation of Saskatoon the boom town, c 1910. Inside Canada's longest indoor street, you can roam through the town's many bu…
Top Choice Pub in Saskatoon

Congress Beer House

This huge pub has a bit of a ski-lodge vibe. Seating is at tables and in comfy leather booths. As you'd surmise, the beer list is the best in the province, with numerous choices of hard-to-get brews. The food option…
Top Choice Canadian in Saskatoon

Ayden Kitchen and Bar

Saskatoon's restaurant-of-the-moment works magic with local produce and other seasonal specialties. Chef Dale MacKay and his co-chef and butcher Natan Guggenheimer are stars on the Canadian food scene. You never kno…
Top Choice Canadian in Saskatoon

Truffles Bistro

Smooth jazz sets up the classic ambience of this modern bistro. Fine wines accompany beautifully presented, delightfully simple preparations of steak frites (steak and fries), pork tenderloin and local Lake Diefenba…
Fusion in Saskatoon

Grazing Goat

A funky and creative bare-brick restaurant and lounge on the revitalized 20th St strip in Riversdale. The eclectic menu personifies a farm-to-table ethos. There are numerous small-plate and sharing choices that go w…
Theater in Saskatoon

Persephone Theatre

This perennial theatrical standout has excellent new quarters in the Remai Arts Centre at River Landing. Comedy, drama and musicals are all regulars.
Park in Saskatoon

Wanuskewin Heritage Park

Devoted to the history of the province's first inhabitants, this riverside heritage park 17km northeast of Saskatoon interprets a 7000-year history. At Wanuskewin (wah-nus-kay-win; Cree for 'seeking peace of mind') …
Cafe in Saskatoon

Berry Barn

The highly commercial Berry Barn, 15km south of town, has the expected over-cluttered gift shop as well as a popular cafe. Enjoy the riverside setting, and in summer pick some juicy Saskatoon berries – plump dark bl…
Canadian in Saskatoon

Calories Bakery & Restaurant

Menus change every six weeks or so at this classy yet casual affair, proud of its commitment to using local, organic ingredients in its creative cuisine. With an extensive wine list, a Sunday brunch menu to look for…