SATURDAY YEGfood Deals

It’s Saturday and the world is your oyster. The whole weekend is open, so why not claim a spot at one of these local spots. Text a bunch of friends and see who’ll come out to join you.

Please Note: While this page is regularly updated, the specials listed here may change without notice. If you plan to visit an establishment for a specific deal, it is best to check with the restaurant ahead of time. Also, drink specials are aplenty, so please do so responsibly!

Last Updated: June 21, 2017


12 Acres

8 Mission Avenue (St. Albert)

Saturday: Signature Caesar $7 / Mimosa $6

 

Arcadia Bar

10988 124 Street

Happy Hour: Pints $1 off / Half Price Bottles of Wine / Pizza $2 off (Tuesday to Saturday, 4:30pm to 6:30pm)

Saturday: Brutus $6 / Highball $4

 

Atlantic Trap & Gill Pub

7704 Calgary Trail

Saturday: Lucky Pints $4 / Screech $5 (cover charge of $5 after 8:30pm)

 

Beer Revolution

11736 104 Avenue

Happy Hour: 4 Select Beers $5 each / 4 Select Snacks $5 each / Select Wine $5 (Monday to Saturday, 4pm to 6pm)

Saturday: Select Unfiltered Beers $1 off

 

Beercade

10544 82 Avenue

Saturday: All Flavours of Mike’s Hard $4 / Sour Jacks $4

 

Belgravia Hub

7609 115 Street

Saturday: Sangria $5

 

The Billiard Club

10505 Whyte Avenue

Happy Hour: Domestic & Premium Draught (18 oz.) $4.25 / Hi-balls (1 oz.) $4.25 / Wings 40¢ (Daily, 4pm to 7pm)

Saturday: Big Rock Draught (16 oz.) $5.75 / Jim Beam Apple (1 oz.) $5.50

 

Billy Budd’s Lounge

9839 63 Avenue

Saturday: Caesars (1 oz.) $4.75 / Breakfast Specials – Bacon, Ham or Sausage & Eggs with Toast & Hash Browns $7.95 OR Steak & Eggs $9.95 (10am to 2pm)

 

Bistecca Italian Steakhouse & Wine Bar

2345 111 Street

Happy Hour: Half off any 9 oz. Glass of Wine (Daily, 4pm to 6pm & after 9pm on Friday/Saturday, lounge only)

 

The Black Dog Freehouse

10425 Whyte Avenue

Saturday: Pints of Big Rock $3.75 & No Cover Live Music (4pm to 6pm) / Pints of Sleeman $4.50 / Bottles of Sapporo $4

 

Blue Plate Diner

10145 104 Street

Happy Hour: Pints of All Craft Beer on Tap $5 (Daily, 3pm to 7pm)

 

The Bothy Wine and Whiskey Bar

5482 Calgary Trail

Happy Hour: Scottish Beer $6 / Hi-Balls $5 / Mac ‘n’ Cheese $10 / Smoked Salmon on Rye $10 (Daily, 3pm to 6pm)

 

Brewsters

1140 91 Street (Summerside) or 11620 104 Street (Oliver Square) or 15820 87 Avenue (Meadowlark) or 2335 111 Street (Century Park) or 15327 Castledowns Road

Saturday: Hammerhead Red Ale (20 oz.) $6.80 / Caesars (1 oz.) $6.99 / Growler Fills $3 off

 

Browns Socialhouse

15331 37 Street (Manning)

Everyday: Wings & Dry Ribs $7 (Manning location only; Daily, 3pm to 6pm)

 

Buco Pizzeria

130 Bellerose Drive (St. Albert)

Happy Hour: Assaggini $3 each / Pizza to Stay $10 / Pizza to Go $12 / Birra Peroni (20 oz.) $6 / Prosecco (5 oz.) $6 (Daily, 3pm to 5pm & 9pm to close; Peroni & Prosecco only available from 3pm to 5pm)

 

The Buckingham (a.k.a. The Buck)

10439 82 Avenue

Happy Hour: Corndog & Fries $5 (Daily, 3pm to 8pm)

 

Cactus Club Cafe

11130 Jasper Avenue or 8882 170 Street

Happy Hour: Longboard Lager (14 oz.) $3 / Passion Fruit Bellini (1.3 oz. spirit + 0.5 oz. wine) $4 / Bellini (1.3 oz. spirit + 1 oz. wine) $4 / Monvin Wine (6 oz.) $4 / Fish Taco $3 each / Truffle Fries $3 / Mini Crispy Chicken Sandwich $3 each / Mini Burger $3 each (Daily, 2pm to 6pm & Sunday to Thursday, 9pm to close)

 

The Canadian Brewhouse

10338 109 Street (Downtown) or 12711 97 Street (North) or 9538 Ellerslie Road (South)

Saturday: Tankards of Shock Top $7.99 / Jug of Red or White Sangria (50 oz.) $34.99 / Glass of Red or White Sangria $5.99 / 10 oz. New York Strip Loin & Shrimp Dinner $20.99

Weekends: Caesars $5.99 (until 4pm)

*All daily specials start at 4pm.

 

Cask & Barrel

10041 104 Street

Saturday: Draft Beer $5

 

Central Social Hall

10909 Jasper Avenue (Edmonton) or 525 St. Albert Trail (St. Albert)

Happy Hour: Granville Island Lager & Well Spirts $2.75 (Saturday to Thursday, 3pm to 6pm & 9pm to close; Friday, 3pm to 6pm)

Saturday: Frose, Sangria & Bellini $5 (10am to 6pm) / Craft Pints & Premium Well Spirits* $4 / Flatbreads* $10 (9pm to close)

*Based on the info on their website, specials marked with an asterisk (*) are likely only available at the Edmonton location.

 

Cha Island Cafe & Lounge

10332 81 Avenue

Happy Hour: Bar Menu $1 off (Daily, 4:30pm to 8pm)

 

The Cheesecake Cafe

17011 100 Avenue

Happy Hour: Glasses of Wine $5 / Cocktails $5 / Pints of Craft Beer $5 / Half Price Tapas (Daily, 3pm to 6pm)

 

Chili’s Texas Grill

6143 Currents Drive or 10333 34 Avenue or 17020 100 Avenue or 9315 137 Avenue or 34 Street & 153 Avenue or EIA

Saturday: Traditional Caesar $5 / Texas Bellini $5 (All Day)

Everyday: Dinner for 2 (choose an appetizer and two entrees from a set menu; beverages not included) $30 or $35

 

Chop Steakhouse & Bar

10235 101 Street or 10111 Ellerslie Road or 17635 Stony Plain Road

Happy Hour: Montalto Pinot Grigio or Cabernet Sauvignon (6 oz.), Local Craft Beer (16 oz.) or Rangpur Gin & Tonic (1 oz.) $5 / Select Small Plates – 1 for $6, 3 for $17 or 5 for $28 (Lounge Only; Daily, 3pm to 6pm)

Late Night Happy Hour: Italian Lemonade (1 oz.), Steakhouse Pickleback (1 oz.) or Coors Banquet (355 ml) $5 / Pulled Chicken Tacos, Smokehouse Chicken Wings or Peppercorn Steak Poutine (Lounge Only; Daily, 9pm to close)

Saturday: Hendrick’s Gin and Tonic (2 oz.) $9.99

 

The Common

9910 109 Street

Saturday: Glasses of Prosecco (6 oz.) $6

Everyday: Pabst cans $4.50

 

Crown & Anchor Pub

15277 Castle Downs Road

Happy Hour: Domestic Pints (20 oz.) & Bottles $5.50 (Daily, 11am to 7pm)

Everyday: Wings 45¢ (5pm to 11pm)

 

Denizen Hall

10311 103 Avenue

Happy Hour: All Draught $5.25 / Half Price on All Appetizers (Daily, 3pm to 7pm)

Saturday: Doubles $10.50

 

Devaney’s Irish Pub

11113 87 Avenue

Saturday: Shock Top Pints $6 / Caesar $5

 

District Cafe

10011 109 Street

Saturday: Draught Pitcher (1L) $10.75 / Mini Bravas $8

*Specials available from 4pm to 7pm unless otherwise specified.

 

Duggan’s Boundary Irish Pub

9013 88 Avenue

Saturday: Green Onion Cakes $5

 

Earls

170 Street or Campus or Clareview or Crossroads or Tin Palace or South Common or West Edmonton Mall

Happy Hour: Rhino Sleeves (12 oz.) $2.75 / Rhino Pints (18 oz.) $5 / Signature Highballs (1 oz.) $2.75 / Rascal Red + White Wines (6 oz.) $5 / What Cha Ma Call It Red + White Wines (6 oz.) $9 / Moscow Mule (1 oz.) $7 / Mojito (1 oz.) $7 / Old Fashioned (2 oz.) $9 / Red Bull Cans $5 / 8″ Italia Pizza $7 / 8″ Margherita Pizza $5 / Chicken Taco $2.75 each / Baja Fish Taco $2.75 each / Garlic Fries $2.75 / Leroy’s Crispy Ribs $7 / Yam Fries $5 / Bigger Better Burger – No Sides $9 (Lounge + Patio Only; Daily, 3pm to 6pm & 9pm to close)

Saturday: Half Price on All Bottles of Sparkling Wine (Brunch Hours Only) / La Marca Prosecco (5 oz.) $2 off / Stella Pints (18 oz.) $1 off / Signature Cocktails $2 off

*Deals may vary slightly depending on location.

 

El Cortez Mexican Kitchen + Tequila Bar

8230 Gateway Boulevard

Happy Hour: Modelo Especial (355 ml) or Margarita (1 oz.) $5 / El Cortez Guacamole or Mexicali Poutine $8 (Daily, until 6pm)

 

Famoso

11750 Jasper Avenue (Downtown) or 1437 99 Street (South Common) or 14123 23 Avenue (Magrath) or 13655 St. Albert Trail (Christy’s Corner) or 8882 170 Street (WEM) or 10421 Whyte Avenue or 15745 97 Street (Namao Centre)

Saturday: Benchmark Sleeve $4.95 / Prosecco Cocktails $4.95 / Caesars (1 oz.) $4.95 / Double Caesars (2 oz.) $7.95

 

Fargos

5804 Terrace Road

Happy Hour: Domestic Bottled Beer $5 / Highballs $4.50 / Flatbread, Dry Ribs or Wings $6 (Monday to Saturday, 3pm to 6pm & All Day Sunday)

 

Fionn MacCool’s

4485 Gateway Boulevard (South) or 10200 102 Avenue (City Centre) or 10813 170 Street (Mayfield) or 13580 137 Avenue (North)

Everyday: Draught of the Day (14 oz.) $4.95

 

The Hat

10251 Jasper Avenue

Saturday: Select Wines by the Bottle $10 off / Mussels $14.50

Everyday: Parallel 49 Craft Lager & Yellowhead $6 (3pm to close)

*Wine and food specials available all night.

 

Have Mercy Southern Table & Bar

8232 Gateway Boulevard

Happy Hour: PBR Cans $4 / Barcuterie 25% off (Daily, 3pm to 6pm)

Saturday: Bud & Bud Light Cans $5.50

 

Hudsons Canada’s Pub

10307 82 Avenue (Whyte) or (Downtown – Reopening 2016) or 8882 170 street (WEM) or 2104 99 Street (South Common)

Saturday: Hi-Balls (1 oz.) $5 / Domestic Bottles $5 / Jack Daniels, Jack Honey & Jack Fire Shots (1 oz.) $5 (9pm to close)

Everyday: Cowpoke Steak Sandwich $14.50 (11am to 2pm)

*Unless otherwise specified, specials are available from 6pm to close.

 

The HXGN

10123 Whyte Avenue

Happy Hour: All Beer $1 off / Glasses of Wine (5 oz.) $5 (Daily, until 6pm; available through the summer)

 

Ikki Izakaya

11931 Jasper Avenue

Happy Hour: Sake (3 oz.) $5 (Daily, 5pm to 7pm)

 

Joey

10310 101 Street or 130 Mayfield Common or 9911 19 Avenue or 250 222 Baseline Road (Sherwood Park)

Happy Hour: Super Sonic Gin & Tonic (1 oz.) or Summer Sangria (3 oz.) $4 / Cuvee Jean Paul Blanc or Rouge (6 oz.) $5 / Joey Genuine Draft (14 oz.) or Alley Kat ‘Scona Gold Kolsch (14 oz.) $4 / Hawaiian Tuna Taco, Sushi Cone or Sliders Royale $3.50 each (Daily, 3pm to 6pm and Sunday to Thursday, 9pm to close)

 

Julio’s Barrio

10450 82 Avenue

Saturday: The Original Bulldog (a Coronita, 2 oz. tequila and lime slush) $11.95

 

Kelly’s Pub

10156 104 Street

Happy Hour: Premium Pints (20 oz.) $5.50 / Import Pints (20 oz.) $6.50 / House Wine (6 oz.) $6 / Domestic Pints (20 oz.) and Bottles $5 / Well Highballs (1 oz.) $5 (Monday to Friday, 11am to 3pm)

Saturday: Double Highballs (2 oz.) $9.50 / Burt Reynolds (1 oz.) $5.25 / Premium Pints (20 oz.) $6 / Half Price Wine (excluding house) / Steak Sandwich $12

*Daily food specials available after 4pm.

Local Public Eatery

1820 99 Street or 11228 Jasper Avenue or 222 Baseline Road (Sherwood Park)

Happy Hour: Parallel 49 Craft Lager $2.50 / Taco $2.50 (Daily, 2pm to 6pm)

 

Malt & Mortar

10416 82 Avenue

Happy Hour: Feature Draught $5 / Hiballs (1 oz.) $5 / House “Special Teas” (2 oz.) $10 (Daily, 3pm to 6pm)

 

MATCH Eatery & Public House

10224 104 Avenue

Late Night Happy Hour: Select Draught Beer (16 oz.) $4 / SGL Select Cocktails $4 / DBL Select Cocktails $8 / Feature Wine (6 oz.) $4 / Well Highballs (1 oz.) $4 / Taco Trio, The Big (French) O, Signature Fries, Yam Fries or Cast Iron Brie $5 / Wings, Dry Ribs, Shanghai Chicken Bites of Mini Yorkshires $8 (Daily, 7:30pm to 10:30pm)

Saturday: Brunch (10am-2pm) $10 / Martinis (Lemon Drop, Cosmo, Classic Gin or Apple-tini) $7

 

McLeod Tavern

10009 101A Avenue

Happy Hour: Pick Your Pony – Moscow Mule Vodka, Kentucky Mule Bourbon, Mexican Mule Tequila, French Mule Cognac, Scottish Mule Blended Scotch or London Mule Gin $6 / Meat or Cheese Board $7.50 / Half Price on All Apps at the Bar (Daily, 3pm to 6pm)

 

Mercer Tavern

10363 104 Street

Happy Hour: Yellowhead Lager Sleeve $4 / House Red or White Wine $5 / Hiballs (1 oz.) $4/ Meatball Slider, Can O’ Fries or Adobo Peanuts $3 (Daily, 3pm to 6pm)

Saturday: Pints $5.25 / Double Highballs $10.50 (All Night)

 

MKT Fresh Food & Beer Market

8101 Gateway Blvd.

Saturday: Goose Island IPA & Honkers Ale $6

 

Montana’s Cookhouse

10330 G A MacDonald Avenue or 1720 99 Street or 3816 17 Street or 6142 Currents Drive

Saturday: Big Momma’s $4.99 / 10 oz. Domestic Draught $3.99

 

Moxie’s Grill Bar

17109 100 Avenue or 4790 Calgary Trail or 10628 Kingsway Avenue or 1739 102 Street or 13551 St. Albert Trail or 8882 170 Street

Happy Hour: Food Truck Tacos $3 / Dry Ribs $5 / Tableside Fresh Smashed Guacamole $7 / House-Made Hard Lemonade (1.5 oz – late night only) $5 (Daily, 3pm to 6pm & 9pm to close)

Saturday: Craft Draft (16 oz.) $6.75

 

Mr. Mikes

8882 170 Street (WEM)

Saturday: Fireball Zinger $6.99 / Red or White Sangria $6.99

 

O2’s Tap House & Grill

11026 Jasper Avenue (Downtown) or 13006 50 Street (Northeast) or 6550 28 Avenue (Millwoods) or 11066 156 Street (West) or 8217 104 Street (Whyte)

Everyday: Premium Hi-Balls $6 (6pm to close) / Shots $6 (All Day)

Happy Hour: Domestic Mugs (12 oz.) $4 / Domestic Pints (16 oz.) $5.25 / Domestic Beer Bottles $5 / Hi-Balls (1 oz.) $5 (Daily, 11am to 6pm – Monday to Friday only at Whyte Location)

Saturday: Glasses of Wine (6 oz.) $6.50 / Nachos $10.75

*Daily food features are available from 4pm to close. Daily drink features are available from 6pm to close.

 

O’Byrne’s Irish Pub

10616 82 Avenue

Happy Hour: Local & Craft Pints $5 / Double Hi-Balls $9 / Half Price Bottles of House Wine (Daily, 2pm to 7pm)

Saturday: Grapefruitinis (2 oz.) $7.50 / Sour Kiss (1 oz.) $4

 

Old Spaghetti Factory

10220 103 Street (Downtown) or 8882 170 Street (WEM)

Saturday: Vodka Raz-berry Freeze $5.25

*All cocktails are 1 oz. Factory size any drink (+1.0 oz.) for $2.75. Sangrias contain 5 oz. of wine and 0.5 oz. of spirits.

 

On the Rocks

11740 Jasper Avenue

Happy Hour: Domestic Draft, House Wine (6 oz.) or Highballs (1 oz.) $2 off (Daily, 4pm to 7pm)

Saturday: Fireball (1 oz.) $5.25 / Jameson (1 oz.) $5.25 / Jagermeister (1 oz.) $5.25

 

Original Joe’s

2512 Guardian Road (The Grange) or 12520 102 Avenue or 8404 109 Street (Varsity Row) or 2323 Rabbit Hill Road (Terwillegar) or 9246 Ellerslie Road or 5247 167 Avenue (Hollick Kenyon) or 15240 127 Street (Oxford)

Everyday: All Draught (14 oz.) $4.50 (After 9pm)

Saturday: Absolut Vodka $6

 

The Pint

10125 109 Street (Downtown) or 8032 104 Street (Whyte Avenue)

Lunch: Sliders with Fries $6 / Soup and Salad $6 (Daily, Downtown Only)

Saturday: Doubles (2 oz.) $9 + Coconut Tequila (1 oz.) $4.50 (Whyte Only, After 10pm) / Hangover Brunch (11am to 2pm Downtown, 11am to 4pm Whyte)

 

Press’d

12550 137 Avenue or 10377 78 Avenue or City Centre Mall or 11214 Jasper Avenue or 3384 Gateway Boulevard or 10008 170 Street or 8411 112 Street or 3509 Tudor Glen (St. Albert) or 5105 50 Avenue (Leduc) or 5000 Emerald Drive (Sherwood Park)

Saturday: Smokey Mountain Sandwich – Regular $5 or Large $8

 

Provincial Pub

4211 106 Street

Happy Hour: Highballs (1 oz.) $4 / Provincial Lager (0.5L) $4.75 / Glass of Wine (5 oz.) $5 / Select Appetizers 25% off (Daily, 3pm to 7pm)

 

Red Star Pub

10534 Jasper Avenue

Saturday: Mill Street & Strongbow Pints $5.75

 

Rocky Mountain Icehouse

10516 Jasper Avenue

Happy Hour: Yellowhead (20 oz.), Well Highballs or House Red & White Wine (6 oz.) $4.75 / Three Rotating Beer Taps (20 oz.) $2 off (Daily, 3pm to 7pm)

Saturday: Rotating Cocktail Specials / Cocktails (2 oz.) $8.50

 

The Rose & Crown Pub

10235 101 Street

Saturday: Perogies & Sausage $15 (All Day)

 

Sawmill Restaurant

9504 170 Street (Terra Losa) or 5505 101 Avenue (Capilano) or 2016 Sherwood Drive (Sherwood Park)  or 4815 52 Street (Cold Lake) or 3201 43 Avenue (Stony Plain) or 21 Westpark Boulevard (Fort Saskatchewan) or 8225 Sparrow Crescent (Leduc)

Happy Hour: Select Food & Beverages 20% off (Daily, 3pm to 6pm, Lounge Only)

Saturday: Jagermeister & Don Julio $5.99^ / 7 oz. Albertan Steak Sandwich $16.95^

*Deals may vary by location. I’d recommend phoning your preferred location ahead of time or checking the website for the current menu. ^Only available in the lounge. Albertan Steak Sandwich from 11am to 3pm.

 

SEORAK Teppan & Bar

10828 Whyte Avenue

Happy Hour:  Cucumber Geisha, Hennessy Tea or Signature Caesar $7 / Kraken Cider, Melon Drop or Lychee Pop $5 (Tuesday to Sunday, 2pm to 6pm & 9pm to close)

 

The Sherlock Holmes Pub

8519 112 Street (Campus) or 10012 101 Avenue (Downtown) or 8882 170 Street (WEM)

Saturday: Deep Fried Pickle Spears $8

*All food specials available after 2pm at Downtown location, except Sunday. Times not specified for Campus or WEM locations.

 

Soda Jerks

7231 Winterburn Road (Granville) or 16616 95 Street (North)

Saturday: Bottles of Beer & Signature Cocktails $4

 

State and Main

10065 Jasper Avenue (Downtown) or 5015 111 Street (Southgate Mall) or 1237 Windermere Way

Saturday: All ‘Good’ Hard Stuff $5 / 473 ml & 500 ml Supertins $6

 

Sumo Sumo Sushi Bar & Grill

#300 220 Lakeland Drive (Sherwood Park)

Saturday: Sake Flight $10

 

Tavern on Whyte

10507 82 Avenue

Happy Hour: Domestic Bottles $4 / House Hi-Balls $4 / Shooters $4.50 / Chicken Wings $5 (Daily, 2pm to 6pm)

Saturday: PBR $4 / Buckets of PBR (4) $14 / Buckets of Twisted Tea (4) $16 / Caesars $5.50

 

Tiramisu Bistro

10750 124 Street

Everyday: Daily Risotto Special

 

Tom Goodchild’s Moose Factory

4810 Calgary Trail South

Happy Hour: Food Items 20% off with Purchase of a Beverage (Daily, 3:30pm to 6pm, Lounge Only)

 

Underground Tap & Grill

10004 Jasper Avenue

Saturday: Beer Cocktails $8 / Chef’s Special Dish $20 (5pm to 10pm)

*Specials typically start at 5pm unless otherwise specified.

 

Watari

10108 124 Street

Saturday: 1516 Lager (16 oz.) $5 / Alley Kat (16 oz.) $5 / Hi-Balls (1 oz.) $5 / Sake (5 oz.) $5

 

Wishbone

10542 Jasper Avenue

Happy Hour: Glasses of Bubbly, Sherry or Gin Tonics $9 / Oysters & Skewers $2 (Daily, 4pm to 6pm; closed Sundays)

 

XO Bistro + Bar

10236 103 Street

Happy Hour: Draft Beer (16 oz.) $4 / Malbec & Reisling (4 oz.) $5 / Good Morning Vietnam $5 / Oxtail Fries $5 / Salad Roll $2.50 each / Green Onion Cake $3 each (Daily, 3pm to 6pm)