Having fun works up an appetite, and we wouldn’t be very good hosts if we didn’t serve our guests something delicious when they came to visit. Since we like to think of ourselves as friends, we created a list of unique places for you to sink your teeth into while visiting us in Newell Region. Whether you’re looking to sip on a steaming cup of coffee or chow down on a juicy steak, you’ll find the cure for your cravings.

There are lots of great places to eat in Newell; here are a few of our favorites.

The Steaming Cup (Brooks)

If you’re looking for the cutest little place for a piping cup of coffee, a light lunch or tasty treats, we’ve found the spot for you. In addition to filling up your cup (and your tummy), The Steaming Cup will quench your thirst for art. As a huge supporter of the local community, this coffee shop is filled with colorful paintings, handcrafted jewelry, and pottery items. Like something you see? All this beautiful work is up for sale, so feel free to shop while you sip.

Nikko Sushi (Brooks)

You don’t need to go to the big city to enjoy a roll of fresh and authentic sushi. Treat your taste buds to some of the finest sushi and seafood in Brooks, at Nikko Sushi. This little-hidden treasure has both locals and travelers raving about the delicious food, and fun and friendly service that comes with every dish. Check out all the amazing things people are saying about this gem on Alberta Street, then try it out for yourself and join in on the conversation on Facebook!

Patricia Hotel (Newell)

Welcome to the oasis of the west. Come on down and enjoy Western flavor with a true rustic charm. Home to the famous Patricia Hotel Steak Pit, enjoy the tender and juicy taste of either beef or buffalo steak with all the trimmings. Looking to have some fun after your meal? The Watering Hole Tavern includes a dance floor, pool table, satellite TV, and VLT’s. Staying the night? Ask about the available bed and breakfast accommodations.

Fruitas Smoothie and Juice Bar (Brooks)

Looking for a healthy and refreshing option on your trip? Fruitas has real fruit smoothies, freshly squeezed fruit and vegetable juices, and delicious snacks that are ready to make your taste buds sing. People are raving about the healthy and delicious choices, suburb staff, and friendly environment. Dive into the fresh, natural taste at Fruitas and see how they earned their stellar Facebook reviews.

The Mango Tree (Brooks)

Have you been searching high and low for the perfect place for fine Indian cuisine? Well, we are happy to report your search is now over! The Mango Tree serves authentic Indian dishes – like tandoori, curries and more – that are bursting with colour and flavour, all in a traditional restaurant ambiance. Explore this ever-evolving menu and discover what has the people of Brooks coming again and again.

Seasons Eatery (Brooks)

Calling all brunch lovers! Brag to your friends about the delicious breakfast and lunch favourites you indulged in during your trip to Seasons Eatery. Located inside the Heritage Inn Hotel and Convention Centre, this perfect little brunch spot has both locals and travelers talking. Choose from a variety of carved entrees, an omelette bar, fresh fruit, a salad bar and (most importantly) a dessert bar.

Wasana (Brooks)

Wasana offers the delicious taste of Thai, Vietnamese and Chinese cuisine. Choose the way you enjoy your dining experience, with both menu-style and buffet options available. Wasana is a local favourite here in Brooks, and we have a feeling that after a few bites it’ll be a favourite of yours, too. Each classic and traditional dish comes paired with amazing service and an enjoyable dining experience. See how Wasana earned its amazing reviews by checking out them out on Facebook.

Armando’s Bar and Grill (Bassano)

Looking for the perfect place to have great food and laughs with family and friends? Then come to the hidden gem of Southern Alberta, at Armando’s! Located in the Town of Bassano, this unique bar and grill offers authentic Italian cuisine. Looking for a bit of variety? With over 30 different pasta options, pizza, chicken, veal, steak and much more, there’s something here for everyone to enjoy. Trust us, you’ll want to make sure to mark this down as a must-stop-spot during your next Newell adventure. Visit their Facebook page to learn more.

Photo via Seasons Eatery.