5 places for marvellous milkshakes in Calgary

May 22 2016, 9:45 pm

Cool, creamy, and indulgent, a well-made milkshake is good any time of year – or day. From breakfast joints that also whip up top-notch whipped cream-topped shakes to a Calgary classic, and few others in between, here are five places for marvellous milkshakes in Calgary.

Galaxie Diner

You might already love Calgary’s Galaxie Diner for their all-day breakfast, but they also whip up a mean milkshake. And, really, who says you can’t have one of ’em with your breakfast…any time of day?!

Address: 1413 11th Street SW
Phone: 403-228-0001
Twitter: @galaxiediner

Peters’ Drive-In

The sky is just about the limit at Peters’ Drive-In when it comes to shakes. This Calgary institution is known for their huge menu of flavours, and you can combine them to make your own flavour sensation. On the list are things like Toasted Marshmallow, Watermelon, Licorice, Oreo, Mango, Mint, Root Beer, Grape, Lemon, and so many more.

Address: 219 16th Avenue NE
Phone: 403-277-2747
Twitter: @PetersDriveIn

Clive Burger

Clive Burger is known for their delectable custard shakes, which come in four flavours: Chocolate, Cherry, Vanilla, and Coffee. Take it to the next level and order up one of their Boozy Shakes, available in Rum Raisin, Coffee & Baileys, and Bourbon Banana.

Address: 736 17th Avenue SW
Phone: 403-229-9224
Twitter: @cliveburger

My Favorite Ice Cream Shoppe

Is My Favorite Ice Cream Shoppe your favourite ice cream shop? If so, then you probably know that this long-standing YYC scoop shop takes their vast array of flavours and turns them into milkshakes. Haven’t tried one yet? It could be your new favourite!
Address: 2048 42 Avenue SW
Phone: 403-287-3838

Address: 8561 8A Avenue SW
Phone: 403-234-7100
Twitter: @MFICS

Red’s Diner

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Another one of the city’s top all-day breakfast joints also happens to have stellar shakes on their menu, including a section of “spirited shakes,” as in for grown ups only. Get a boozy milkshake made with an extra kick from spirits such as Kahlua, Chambord, Frangelico, and others.

Address: 1415 4th Street SW
Phone: 403-266-3448

Address: 1101 8th Street SE
Phone: 587-353-1188


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