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“A different country”
Review of Edelweiss Village

Edelweiss Village
Ranked #369 of 3,770 Restaurants in Calgary
Price range: $4 - $12
Cuisines: European
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout
Neighborhood: Northwest Calgary
Description: Rates: $10 In the heart of northwest Calgary , a European treasure awaits your discovery. Immerse yourself in the sights , sounds and smells of Europe the moment you step inside Edelweiss Village. You are invited to explore the European delicatessen and import store, pause to indulge in a scrumptious ethnic lunch. The delicious German baking is all created in the Edelweiss kitchen using the finest ingredients. A large variety of imported German , Dutch , Polish and Scandinavian favorites fill the food aisles. You won't want to miss the authentic gifts and household items direct from Europe in the ever-changing gift boutique. At Edelweiss Imports you will find a truly European shopping experience
Reviewed November 8, 2012

Edelweiss, as its name suggest, is a little piece of Germany. The food is excellent and the mouthwatering cakes and pastries are incredible . Their own cheese cake is fabulous and not too sweet. The hot food is simple but excellent,schniztels and bratwurst are fantastic. The staff are friendly and the place is spotless. After eating it has a marvellous store to browse. Wide ranging from kitchen utensils to cuckoo clocks. It is an experience not to be missed. I see that an earlier reviewer was complaining about waiting in line for ten minutes. How sad. As for the staff not attending, In all of my many visits I have never seen staff chatting whilst customers are waiting. To complain about this place says more about the complainant than the experience.

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5  Thank norbrian
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Reviewed September 16, 2012

Buy a bag of pretzels from the bulk bun section and a couple of jars of specialty mustards for dipping. Also check out the gift shop... one of the best import shops around.

2  Thank wishbonelegs
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Reviewed September 2, 2012

This a wonderful little place for those who miss European deli and foodstuff. Be it Dutch stroopwaffels, german mustards, or amazing coldcuts, they have it there. And a very cool kitchen and gift store too, if you are looking for interesting german/swiss/austrian gifts. But be prepared to wait to pay. Their customer service sucks- the day I visited, I waited 10 minutes in line, even though there were 4 people behind the counter and it was not busy. Somehow, they managed to not see me waiting to pay.This happened the previous time I was there too.

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2  Thank Diane T
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Reviewed May 24, 2012

Store and restaurant with excellent ready-to-go deli foods and home-cooked meals. Great selection of German/Swiss/Austrian and other European imports, as well as gifts and things. Excellent for eating in or taking out.

4  Thank CityCountryMouse
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Reviewed November 19, 2009

good home style food, mostly German, pork and potatoes, and tons of chocolate in the store

Thank Western_gourmand
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