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Located in Edmonton's city center, the Craft Beer Market is a craft beer brew pub, that every beer lover will simply adore. With over a 100 different beers available on tap, the selection here is enough to make even the most ardent ale connoisseur's head spin. Set in a large spacious area that has exposed brick-walls facing a floor to ceiling wood paneled section, this bar is always cozy and welcoming. This is a great place to stop in for a casual evening with friends sampling a tasting paddle of their local ales. However beer is not the only reason to visit here, as the selection of food goes beyond regular pub-grub. Dig into dishes like the Baja Fish Tacos, the Brewmaster's Chicken Sandwich, the Butternut Squash Ravioli and the scrumptious Dark Beer Braised Beef Brisket.
The Confederation Lounge is a classy, upscale bar located at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, which is known for its zippy cocktails, smooth wines and premium selection of liquors. The library-like lounge area is elegant with its old-world decor and spectacular views of the nearby river. Along with a range of martinis, scotch and wine, the place also offers a variety of New Canadian dishes including Pulled Bison Stuffed Mini Yorkies, Macdonald Poutine and Alberta Beef Burger. For a refined and relaxing evening with a friend, business associate or a date, this is the perfect meeting place.
The Black Dog is a bar that transcends most clichés. People of all ages and backgrounds come together here for music and drinks. The Wooftop Lounge & Patio enclosed garden patio is the place to be in the summertime, and with free WiFi and regular drink specials it can be a nice way to pass the day. Guest DJs spin tunes from many genres most nights, and Saturday afternoons feature a no cover acoustic jam. A lower level room called the Underdog is available for private functions. Check the website for the latest schedule of events.
MKT couples a casual bar environment with stylish food and drinks to provide a fun time for party lovers. A popular feature on the night scene of the city, the restaurant has a staggering beer list written on the wall that boasts 120 beers. Spirits, wines and cocktails add to the heady combination. The food consists of dishes like Lazy cabbage Rolls and Steak & Potatoes. Live music performances are popular among locals while the patio offers an excellent setting for an outdoor meal. The trendy venue definitely merits a visit when touring the city.