Edmonton restaurants with Instagram-worthy meals

When you’re eating well, and you want everyone to know it, Instagram is the only way to go. Snap a series of colourful, mouth-watering photos at these restaurants, which all whip up meals that are as beautiful as they are delicious.

RGE RD

1
10643 123 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5N 1P3

) This farm-to-fork restaurant is rustic chic, with a charming interior and an intriguing menu that changes seasonally. Show everyone how daring you are by photographing your Questionable Bits dish, made utilizing whole animal cooking.

Cibo Bistro

2
11244 104 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5K 2X4

A cute little Italian spot in Oliver, Cibo Bistro has a simple but elegant menu, with plenty of interesting dishes. Snap a pic of the meatball sub, overflowing with sauce and ample meatballs, to hold everyone’s attention for the evening.

El Cortez Tequila Bar and Kitchen

3
8230 Gateway Blvd NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 4B2

This is another fun Latin restaurant that offers up a lot of opportunities for cool photos. And, it’s not just the amazing guacamole, tacos and Mexican dishes that provide good photo ops – the walls were painted by a graffiti artist from Los Angeles, the ladies bathroom is a sparkling fortress, and the drinks are delicious and pretty.

XIX Terwillegar

4
5940 Mullen Way NW, Edmonton, AB T6R 0S9

Chef Andrew Fung makes his cuisine into a masterpiece – it’s always a treat for all of your senses. Each dish is creative and gourmet, with a rainbow of colours. The ahi tuna twists have texture, taste and bright pops of colour, making for the perfect shot and the perfect appetizer. You won’t find any beige meals here.

The Marc Restaurant

5
9940 106th Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5K 2N2

This is French cuisine at its finest. Every meal that comes out of the kitchen here looks like it belongs on the pages of a gourmet food magazine, and it tastes even better than it looks. The grilled bavette, a flank steak atop baby potatoes and wilted spinach, looks lovely but the smoked salmon potato salad will garner the likes and envy of everyone in your social media feed.

Corso 32

6
10345 Jasper Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5J 1Y5

No one does rustic Italian cuisine better than Corso 32. Every plate is a masterpiece, and you can tell just by looking at it. It will be struggle to patiently snap a few pics of your braised beef short rib or game hen before lifting your fork for the first bite, but trust me, you will want proof that this exquisite meal happened.

Tres Carnales Taqueria Ltd

7
10119 100A St NW, Edmonton, AB T5J 0R5

Instagram a meal here and you tell the world, “Hey, I’m having more fun than you are right now.” The cute little tacos are topped with colourful toppings, making for a great shot. Be sure to have your glass of sangria casually placed in the background, along with a bowl of bright green guacamole and taco chips.

Bar Bricco

8
10347 Jasper Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5J 1Y5

Since everything here is bites and small plates, you’ll order plenty, allowing for many photos to be taken. But, you’ll also love everything you’re Instagramming, even if it’s something you never thought you’d try. And, when you do upload a pic of the lardo, a dish of pork fat and crostini, it will get all of your friends chatting about how adventurous you are.

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