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What Are the Best Bars on Whyte Ave Within Walking Distance of Southpark?

What Are the Best Bars on Whyte Ave Within Walking Distance of Southpark?

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If you are looking for the best pubs and cocktail bars in the heart of Edmonton, you don’t have to venture too far! We’ve put together a great selection of bars within walking distance of Southpark on Whyte so you have everything you need for a fun night out.


Enjoy A Casual Night Out

Whether you are drinking alone or meeting friends, there are several pubs in the area where you can relax and unwind after a hard day (or week) at work.

O’Byrnes Irish Pub

O'Byrnes is right across the street from South Park and is a laid-back pub offering a variety of draft brews. With warmer weather on its way, you can take advantage of their outdoor patio, and if you are into rugby, O’Brynes is a great place to watch a game and cheer on the home team. 

The Pint on Whyte

The Pint on Whyte is a sports pub serving beer pitchers & classic bar bites. Watch the hockey game, meet up with friends and take advantage of their half-price wings on Wednesdays and their ‘$5 off everything’ offer on Thursdays. 

Hudsons Canada’s Pub

Hudsons Canada’s Pub has a great selection of craft beers, modern cocktails and beers on tap. This is another great spot to watch a hockey game, and with the upbeat party atmosphere, it makes for a great night out with friends. 

Are You Ready to Party on Whyte Avenue?

If music and dancing are more your style, try one of these local spots for a more active night out. 

Cook County Saloon

For the past 40 years, Cook County Saloon has been the go-to destination for live music, socializing, and country dancing in Edmonton. They play old and new country music, so there is always something for everyone to enjoy. They offer a great country-style food menu with smoked beans, corn dogs, and a delicious Nashville chicken crunch to satisfy your appetite. 

The Buckingham

If you are vegan, you’ll love The Buckingham because everything on the menu is vegan. Patrons rave about the food, and even non-vegans seem to be surprised at how good the food tastes! The Buckingham has a dance floor, patio, and live music with food and drink specials on most nights of the week.  

The Black Dog

Another bar within walking distance of South Park, The Black Dog, comprises three different floors. They offer an impressive array of craft beers with happy hour from 2-7 pm from Monday to Saturday. Choose to sit on the ‘wooftop’ patio, as they call it, or stay indoors on a rainy day and enjoy the different vibes on each of the lower floors. 

Enjoy the Best Whyte Ave Bars in Edmonton

If you enjoy an active lifestyle and love to socialize, you’ll love living on Whyte Avenue! Old Strathcona is home to many retail stores, trendy restaurants, entertainment venues, and some of the best bars in downtown Edmonton. Book a tour of South Park on Whyte Avenue to find out why you should make it your home.

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