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Sawmill Prime Rib & Steakhouse Capilano

$$ - $$$American, ,
5505 - 101 Ave, Edmonton, Alberta T6A 0G7, Canada
+1 780-469-4090
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Canadian, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5505 - 101 Ave, Edmonton, Alberta T6A 0G7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered the Prime Rib pot roast and tell you what, probably the best meal I have had in Edmonton in 3 Days. Soft and Tender Ribs, cold beer, no better combination!

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I didn't like the burger order last time so this time I tried the baby back ribs. They were very, very good and I would order them again for sure. They came with some stir-fried vegetables which I doubled up on as I had declined...More

1  Thank Guitaro
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Our experience at this restaurant was fabulous. The prime rib was at a good price and was very tender and juicy. The baked potato itself was very creamy with lots of topping. We went there twice. Once on Saturday and another on Monday. When we...More

1  Thank Raymond S
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We were endeavoring to find a restaurant for a family dinner that has a private room, centrally located and offered an upscale menu. We found the Capilano Sawmill which offered us the criteria that would look after 7 adults and 4 children, one with a...More

1  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Bubbly waiters but Second rate steak Had the 8 oz New York. Very mediocre. Sliced thin. Why? Cutting corners obviously.

Thank Will A
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I've been here a few times now and given the price of food here ($20 for a hamburger), and the mistakes made by the servers on both the restaurant and bar side, I can't really give this a recommendation. I'd look elsewhere.

1  Thank Guitaro
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

My honey took me here for a romantic bite and it's my first time at this Sawmill location. I have to say the service was great 👍🏿 Connie had a great sense of humour and brought just the right amount of attention to our experience....More

3  Thank HellenGail
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The waiter brought the wrong beer; the French onion soup had a spice that was overpowering the natural flavor. When we questioned the waiter, thinking it was too much oregano, he came back and told us the kitchen used thyme. We were asked if we...More

Thank ladyluckEdmonton
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This was so good. I loved it. Would eat again sooooooooo good. Was lit too🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥. If u like food u like sawmill.10/10 hype

2  Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The main meal with the salad, steak and seafood was good and have enjoyed it several times. But the dessert is not good. Chocolate bread pudding! Dry and horrible! I wish sawmill would invest in a better dessert with this meal or even change it...More

Thank Ralph H
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Anne Y
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Response from taylorCanada | Reviewed this property |
If you asking about the buffet. You for sure can find items that are glutton and lactose free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$37
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5505 - 101 Ave, Edmonton, Alberta T6A 0G7, Canada
    (50 Street)
  • Public Transportation: Right near the Capilano transit centre.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
  • Phone Number: +1 780-469-4090
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This location is what you would call the Sawmill of the new millennium. We have a lot of Sawmill tradition here, but we’ve added a real modern flair to it as well. We feature slate flooring, two dual sided fireplaces and a lounge with nine large screen TVs. This is the first of the new Sawmill prototype so the challenge in creating a dining atmosphere for the new location was to capture the history of previous Sawmill locations all the while making Capilano Sawmill unique in it’s own right. Thanks to touches like modern tiffany lamps Capilano Sawmill has created an inviting atmosphere that stays true to original Sawmill style. It’s the same cozy and professional dining experience guests have come to expect from Sawmill over the years in a more modern Setting. Your taste buds will be treated to sumptuous Sunday Brunch with smoked salmon, an amazing selection of fresh salads, featuring peel and eat shrimp, oysters on the half shell, cheeses and more and of course the most famous, most succulent, most mouth watering prime cuts of beef around. Sawmill’s legendary Sunday brunch with hand carved meats, ready to make omelettes, sausages, bacon, eggs and more are also available at this location. The fine dining experience offered by Capilano Sawmill will be an exciting opportunity for the growth of the Sawmill legacy as well as an exciting opportunity for Edmontonians to tantalize their taste buds. Capilano Sawmill also features a massive 2500 sq-ft. two-tier patio where you can enjoy your meal and beverages.
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