About Edmonton Downtown


Edmonton’s downtown is the home to many of the city’s best restaurants. Explore global flavours from the convenience of your doorstep; Italian, French, Portuguese, East Indian, Asian, European, Canadian, Mexican and Fusion restaurants will compete for your attention. With over 200 restaurants to choose from, the only downside to dining in the downtown core is deciding where to eat!

Within walking distance, the downtown city farmer’s market is open every Saturday from late May to early October and features locally grown organic produce, bedding plants and flowers, gourmet baking, and original jewelry and artwork.


Centrally located close to the Edmonton Financial core as well as the Arts district, including the world class Art Gallery of Alberta and Sir Winston Churchill Square, and the spectacular views and walking trails of our River Valley are just a few blocks away. Edmonton’s downtown is enriched by a variety of unique and historic buildings, views, and landmarks to suit every taste.

Within walking distance to the city centre mall and pedway system. The downtown shopping district boasts nearly 500 shops and department stores. Take advantage of fair weather by strolling down Jasper Avenue and exploring one-of-a-kind boutiques. On cold or rainy days, browse in comfort through the 13 kilometres of indoor pedway systems linking major shopping centres, restaurants and the downtown movie theatre.