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87 Bridge Street, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
+1 403-823-5755
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cabbage rolls” (13 reviews)
“borscht” (5 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
American, Canadian
$$ - $$$
87 Bridge Street, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
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Reviewed April 26, 2016

Wonderful couple who run this place, good food! It is a small place, not fancy but great to talk with the owners.

1  Thank NY2Cuba
Reviewed April 19, 2016

we will never go near there without eating there. In fact we will drive 3hours extra to eat there. Plan to return real soon. Are one of the best places we have eaten cabbage rolls since my mom .

2  Thank Basil A
Reviewed February 7, 2016

I admit that this restaurant might not look so "restauranty" from the outside, maybe from the inside too...but wait. Have never had a bad meal here. Traditional ethnic flavour and hospitality like Babas

1  Thank 96merlin
Reviewed November 18, 2015

Food was just like eating at grandmas, if you are feeling the need for some home cooking, this is the place.. Great food, great service, good value. Don't be scared away by the decor, embrace it :)

Thank Candace R
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Food was great but it's worth going just to see the place. There's stuff all over the walls and their history book is massive. Even with everything around the area didn't feel cluttered, I think there was actually more space between tables than you have...More

Thank James M
Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

The place is interesting to see, this is about it. Service was slow. Eye catchers everywhere. Was not happy with my burger. Would not go again. But at least we tried it.

Thank jkozlowski
Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

We went there on a Tuesday nite. Very good service food was good a well.Not so appealing when driving past but a real jewel to stop at. Wish it was closer to home

Thank weinner2007
Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

I love this place, homey atmosphere, great functions, mom and pop operation. It's like going to your grandparent's house for home cooking. They make a huge sub that's awesome to feed a family. Cabbage rolls and burgers that are delicious. They don't do fries but...More

1  Thank Donnie_rotten
Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

I went with my family, 6 adults and 5 children, 2 of them less than a year old. The atmosphere of the place is pretty neat, and a bit quirky with lots of little trinkets and Elvis memorabilia. The kids liked all the toys and...More

Thank Heather Z
Reviewed July 23, 2015

Slow service, dirty plates and cutlery, crazy decor, cold pre-fab perogies, absolutely surreal. The place is jam packed with all kinds of bizarre trinkets, the staff told me everything is "home made", and then I received a plate of cold (previously frozen store bought) perogies...More

1  Thank elbee2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Bridge Street, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Drumheller
  • Phone Number: +1 403-823-5755
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