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Whyte Avenue

82 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta AB T6E 1Z9, Canada
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Beehive of activity

I was born and raised in Edmonton so the Whyte Avenue I knew as a kid is no longer there. There... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Gary C
The "hipster" area of Edmonton

Decent assortment of bars, pubs, restaurants, clothing boutiques, and other random stores. Good to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lana N
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Whyte Avenue (also known as 82 Avenue) is an arterial road in south-central Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It became the main street of the City of Strathcona as it formed, and now runs through Old Strathcona. It was named in 1891 after Sir William Whyte, who was superintendent of the CPR's western division from 1886 to 1897 and was knighted by King George V in 1911. Old Strathcona is Edmonton's main arts and entertainment district, and is also a shopping hub for local residents and students at the nearby University of Alberta. Whyte Avenue, now a heritage area, is at the heart of this district, housing many shops, cafes, restaurants and bars.
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  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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82 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta AB T6E 1Z9, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was born and raised in Edmonton so the Whyte Avenue I knew as a kid is no longer there. There tons of interesting shops to go through and if your hungary the food eaterys are abundant. Saturday is a busy day with a lot...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Decent assortment of bars, pubs, restaurants, clothing boutiques, and other random stores. Good to walk around and kill some time.

Thank Lana N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

White ave has a wired range of businesses restaurants bars Etc it's a great place to go for a night out stroll down the street pick a place and it's especially easy to get to if you're from out of town because everyone knows where...More

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quant shops, eateries, and watering holes but nothing to scream about. Been down plenty of small town main streets that were better. Some history of older buildings may interest you.

Thank pward1121
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved Whyte Ave! Loved the shopping and great food selection. The Chapters was huge and we spent hours in that location! We will be back

Thank staceyalexansra
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has great little independent shops, pubs and wonderful farmer's market on Saturday. There are young and old people here, hipsters and hippies, a real great blend of people from all kinds of backgrounds and cultures.

Thank MichEdmonton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whyte Av is one of those places that everyone would love to live near by because there is always something going on. On any given night, the restaurants and bars are busy. The variety of food options is great for couples or friends that have...More

Thank Caitlyn F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love walking along Whyte Ave! Any time of year! Just be sure to dress for the weather. So much to see, do, eat, drink. So many options! The market on Saturdays all year long. The Fringe in August. The Ice Festival in winter. The Art...More

Thank VicletSmith
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Daughter needed to pick up a few pieces from Lululemon, they have a location that was open 1 hour later than West Edm Mall this particular day, lots of construction on side streets, parking is metered, lots of shops and restaurants, best to find a...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good to walk down and explore, artisan shops and cafes, some McDonald's mixed in but not bad. My teens adored the cat cafe

Thank CatherineV
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