From innovative dishes to the ideal nightcap, the restaurants at these hotels will serve your every need.
With a stunning view of the river valley from the outdoor patio, you’ll want to stay a while in the Confederation Lounge to sip and savour an expertly crafted cocktail or single-malt scotch. The interior décor is also worth marveling at, with a striking painting of The Fathers of Confederation in its upscale and historic setting. And the Butternut Squash & Sage Gnocchi, with caramelized apple pearls, goat cheese, and candied walnuts, will give you something to marvel at too.
Fairmont Hotel Macdonald | 10065-100 St. | 780-424-5181
With a modern renaissance flair, Madison’s Grill is housed in an elegant and welcoming dining room. From regally treated meats — including Wild Caught Arctic Char and Alberta Beef Short Rib — to scrumptious starters, such as Pork Cheek Pierogi with a rutabaga filling and Saskatoon berry crème fraiche, the fine-dining delights pair well with this establishment’s wine list.
Union Bank Inn | 10053 Jasper Ave. | 780-401-2222
The fantastic revolving restaurant of La Ronde offers an unmatched view of the city, as it changes over its 90-minute revolution. Its treatment of food is also revolutionary, with a beautifully prepared Baked Chicken Breast, stuffed with chorizo sausage, Asiago cheese, with a red currant jus and rice pilaf. Start your evening off with a divine cocktail below in the peaceful atmosphere of Bellamy’s Lounge.
Chateau Lacombe Hotel | 10111 Bellamy Hill | 780-428-6611 chateaulacombe.com