Best things to pick up in Calgary when you're sick

Nov 19 2020, 5:00 pm

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No matter what time of year it is, getting sick sucks. So when you feel a tickle in the back of your throat, you need to act fast.

Luckily there are tons of items in Calgary that will help you crush that cold and get right back to your kick-ass normal self.

We‚Äôre not talking over-the-counter meds ‚Äď we mean vitamin-packed, veg-heavy superfood concoctions made for battling those pesky sniffles.

Here are some of the best things to pick up in Calgary when you’re sick.

Shiki Menya’s Ramen


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There’s nothing better than comfort food when you’re sick. Shiki Menya is known for its stellar bowls of noodles. Made from scratch and always offering¬†daily specials, folks need to get here early to ensure they get some grub ‚ÄĒ once the bowl limit is hit, there‚Äôs no more served until the next day.

Address: 824 1 Avenue NE, Calgary
Phone: 403-454-2722

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Primal Soup Company’s¬†Soups


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Soup is great for when you’re sick! The Primal Soup Company has been serving Calgarians made-from-scratch, gluten-free soups for decades. Find their soups at their cafe, the Crossroads Market, and the Avenida Food Hall too.

Address: 5255 Richmond Road SW, Calgary
Phone: 403-454-5282

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JUSU’s Hawkeye Juice


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A blend of apple, carrot, lemon, orange, and turmeric; JUSU’s Hawkeye juice is high in vitamins and antioxidants, and great for a mid-afternoon energy boost. The turmeric and lemon make this delicious juice a great anti-inflammatory and will help keep away that cold.

Address: 808 49th Avenue SW, Calgary

Address: Unit 207 Brookfield Place East 225 – 6th Avenue SW, Calgary

Address: 236 4 Street NE, Calgary

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KB & Co’s Pink Ginger Lemonade Smoothie


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Made with beets, ginger, orange, lemon, maple syrup, and coconut water, this smoothie includes foods that are whole, minimally processed and made from scratch for optimal health that will leave you feeling better.

Address: 926 16 Avenue SW, Calgary
Phone: 403-561-9856

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Wise and Wright Superfood Salads


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Grab a superfood salad with lots of greens and packed with nutrients to help fight that cold away. At Wise and Wright, there are many healthy salads to choose from, but we recommend the superfood. There are also vegan options available.

Address: 163, 317 7th Avenue, SW, Calgary
Phone: 403-454-2987

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Oolong Tea House’s Hot Teas


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Grab a hot tea at Oolong Tea House, and your cold will be gone in no time. There is a wide range of unique teas for you to choose from, so you’ll definitely be able to find one that you like. You can also place your order online and they will have it ready for you to come to pick up.

Address: 110 10th Street NW, Calgary
Phone: 403-457-5450

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