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“farmers market”(28 reviews)
“unique shops”(15 reviews)
“fringe festival”(15 reviews)
Historic neighborhood containing buildings dating back to 1891.
82nd Ave NW | 104th St NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-437-4182
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Go to the market on Saturdays you won't be disappointed! Go for a walk and stroll Whyte Ave. Stop for coffee or venture into a number of unique stores.

Thank madcar2015
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Lots of local shops and restaurants. On Saturdays you have a great indoors farmers market. Parking can be a nightmare;)

Thank Philiph S
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Shops, restaurants, farmers market are all nice to visit. Parking was difficult but it was a Saturday so that may have been why.

Thank Pet37
Reviewed August 2, 2018

A trendy, upscale part of Edmonton in the process of regentrification. Featuring old historic buildings, interesting shops and restaurants and bars. If you have the time it is well worth a visit but then again most cities feature similar neighborhoods so in essence there is...More

1  Thank Dean S
Reviewed July 18, 2018

This area is in the process of regentrification. Some of the older businesses are being replaced by cool modern establishments and as such it is a very hip place to visit. But it is also a sketchy neighbourhood as there are quite a few impoverished...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

This is a great area of beautiful Edmonton. Old historic buildings and funky shops and eateries.lots to see and so always and I walked around here on Canada Day. The Fringe in August is a must and the Strathcona Farmers Market is amazing. Always something...More

Thank Peteski2016
Reviewed April 14, 2018

This is where some of Edmonton's most interesting people live. Those people like to eat well and here they can. So many restaurants not enough time. This is also the home of the University of Alberta, a modern and beautiful campus to Rival UBC.

Thank Mmmbbq
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Old Strathcona has diverse and interesting shops, ethnic and trendy dining, and lots of places to gather with friends for drinks. It's a hot spot in the late evening for young adults, and during the day it transforms into a place that is great to...More

Thank 740sharlenem
Reviewed November 14, 2017

This is one of the best historic neighbourhoods I know. There are lots of shops, bars, restaurants, galleries, book stores, cafes, and a great Farmer's Market on Saturdays. Nearby there's quite a large resident population that gets to enjoy it all the time, and being...More

1  Thank BenLar137
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

I like it and and I go getting fresh produce and fresh fruit and other things and look at around get thanks you

Thank Michelle A
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