Ernest’s is Open

In keeping with public health regulations, we are currently practicing physical distancing and highly recommend reservations due to limited seating. If you do not have a reservation, please contact us, and we will try to accommodate you as best as possible. Additionally, we are no longer accepting parties larger than six people. Thank you for your cooperation.

Event Calendar

Tiffin at Ernest’s

For a great price, you can choose from an impressive array of delectable dishes prepared by NAIT’s Culinary Arts students.

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Private Events

From corporate gatherings to holiday lunches, Ernest's is a stunning venue for celebration and special events.

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Interactive Culinary Dinner

Ernest's newest dining experience, our Interactive Culinary Dinner, is the perfect way to learn new culinary techniques and taste some incredible dishes.

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Upcoming Events

Ernest’s Virtual Culinary Series

Enjoy a virtual cooking experience with NAIT’s professional culinary chefs.

Nov. 27 Event

Luigi Bosca Wine Dinner

Join us along with Pacific Wine & Spirits for an evening of wine and food.

Dec. 11 Event

Henry of Pelham Wine Dinner

Join us along with Pacific Wine & Spirits as we celebrate fine wine in the company of good food.

Dec. 17 Event

Paul Jaboulet Wine Dinner

We are excited along with Pacific Wine & Spirits to host Paul Jaboulet Aîné vineyards, which have become the benchmark in the Northern Rhône as being some of the greatest wines ever produced.


"Wow! Ernest's exceeded our expectation and we will be back for sure many time in the future. Our waiter was discreet & professional and we have not had better service in a while in Edmonton!"

 - Pipi, Open Table Diner

"We having been coming once a year from outside Calgary for The Alberta Golf Association buying show. The past four occasions have been a lovely treat for us. Each time has been a unique and wonderful experience.

It’s wonderful for us to be able to enjoy a fabulous meal, team build for ourselves and participate in watching young minds and people grow. Thumbs up to each of the students, teachers, faculty over the last four seasons."

- Turner Valley Golf and Country Club Team