Southern Alberta restaurants

Top Choice Pub Food in Lethbridge

Telegraph Tap House

So this is where cool Lethbridgians go. Park yourself at the bar with a craft brew and pulled-pork sliders or chili-cheese fries. Feeling brave? Take on the Dead Albertan burger, a 6oz beef patty between two grilled…
Top Choice Diner in Southern Alberta

Chuck Wagon Cafe

Housed in a tiny red barn, the legendary Chuck Wagon Cafe feels much like the homestead kitchen it is – it draws hungry diners from miles around. The enormous, all-day breakfast of smoked hash, triple-A steak and eg…
Top Choice Pizza in Waterton Lakes National Park

49° North Pizza

Seriously satisfying pizza with all of the expected renditions, plus some creative gourmet options such as bison and Saskatoon berries. Service is top-notch and there's a good beer selection; if the handful of table…
Bistro in Drumheller

Ivy's Awesome Kitchen & Bistro

With good, home-style cooking that won't clot your arteries, Ivy's offers breakfasts, panini, burgers, fresh soups and beautiful salads. You'll find dishes that cater to vegans, vegetarians and gluten-free diets. Ch…
Cafe in Lethbridge

Mocha Cabana Bistro

Don't be fooled by this 1930s welding shop's austere exterior: the interior is relaxed and bright. Using lots of local suppliers, they serve up big salads and pastas. The creative burger menu has toppings like Hutte…
Cafe in Lethbridge

Bread Milk & Honey

With excellent coffee and everything from oatmeal loaded with banana, cinnamon and almond to a bacon burrito, this is the place to come for breakfast. The interior is all exposed brick and wood; if Lethbridge had hi…
Hot Dogs in Waterton Lakes National Park

Wieners of Waterton

Not all wieners are made equal and those served here approach the gourmet level, including locally smoked and breakfast-dog varieties. Get 'em with a side of sweet-potato fries. Rightfully popular, it commonly sees …
Cafe in Waterton Lakes National Park

Waterton Bagel & Coffee Co

A godsend if you've just staggered out of the wilderness, this tiny caffeine stop has a handful of window stools, life-saving peanut-butter-and-jam bagels and refreshing blended coffee drinks.
Canadian in Waterton Lakes National Park

Zum's Eatery

Good, home-style cooking of the burger, pizza and fried-chicken variety makes Zum a staple in Waterton. For breakfast there's corned beef and hash; tortillas with eggs, sausage and chili; or waffles. The lack of sop…
International in Waterton Lakes National Park

Lakeside Chophouse

With big chairs and bigger views, this semi-casual is definitely the place to be seen. The menu is eclectic but solid, with salads, burgers and mains like Cajun-blackened top sirloin or crab cakes. This place gets r…