Sample Prairie Oysters

The Bucket List demands you eat the testicles of a bull, because this is something to do in Canada. Buzzards Restaurant has been serving its infamous Prairie Oysters on the menu for two decades.

Overview

Length of Trip : Lunch or Dinner

Cost : Depending on the recipe, the oysters don’t cost too much. You’ll probably want to chase it with a few beers though.

Best time to go : July, during the Calgary Stampede when things are most festive.

Wheelchair friendly : Yes

Family friendly : Yes

Where to eat : In the restaurant!

Official Site : Bottlescrew Bill's Pub and Buzzards Restaurant

Where to Stay : We recommend staying with our trusted partner Holiday Inn when visiting Calgary.

Getting There : Head to: Buzzards Restaurant & Bar 140 10th Avenue SW, Calgary Ph: 403-263-7900 Email: info@bottlescrewbill.com

Note from Robin : Pretend you’re eating something else. It’s always the idea of eating something weird, as opposed to the taste, that tends to get you.

Gallery

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Photo: Ian Mackenzie

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Photo: Ian Mackenzie

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