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Today we’re rounding up a list of cheap eats in Calgary’s Ranchlands and Arbour Lake neighbourhoods for around $10.
If you’re after an afternoon pick-me-up head to Crave Cookies and Cupcakes. Baking simple, sweet indulgences from scratch Crave Cookies and Cupcakes offers a range of sugary treats, including (you guessed it) cookies, cupcakes, and mini pies, which all run between $1.25 to $5.
It may not be change-your-life Thai food but this modest Thai-inspired eatery dishes up some tasty and filling plates. Offering an array of Thai classics, California Thai is the perfect place for when you want a quick Thai fix. Entrée prices at the Crowfoot Village location hover around $12.
Address: 410-20 Crowfoot Village NW
This beach-themed counter-serve chain hailing from the US offers a mouthwatering array of burgers, in addition to handcut fries, salads, shakes, and more. Regardless of whether you order a single or a double burger these handheld delights come in under $10. Hungry for more? Make your meal a combo for only a few extra bucks.
Address: 730-20 Crowfoot Crescent NW
Cheap and delicious pho is what you can expect to discover at this modest Vietnamese restaurant. Available in two sizes, Pho Huong Viet’s fragrant noodle soup comes with an array of selectable toppings (medium rare steak, tendon, tripe, and well done flank, just to name a few) and run between $7 and $8.
Address: 1829 Ranchlands Boulevard NW
You can walk away from Sakana Grill having had a good meal for around $10, especially if you visit during lunchtime hours. Dig into steaming bowls of udon noodles, or tuck into tempura pieces, salads, sushi, and sashimi.
Address: 10 Crowfoot Circle NW