Discover the Parkland Dining Experience

Dining at Parkland is always a social occasion. Whether sharing a table with neighbours, friends or visiting family, residents enjoy a restaurant-style dining environment that consistently delivers on taste, service and atmosphere.  

And while our food is delicious, what sets us apart is our commitment to service excellence and helping every resident feel at home. For special occasions, residents are invited to reserve our private dining room for hosting guests at an event catered by our culinary team.  

At Parkland, you can sit where you like and dine with confidence knowing our team delivers choice, selection, flavour and service with pride.

Great food

Each week, our certified culinary team designs a seasonally themed menu inspired by residents and the surrounding community, using local products whenever possible to deliver a variety of quality and nutritious meals—including unique specials served daily.  

Our culinary team will get to know you by name and take the time to understand your likes and dislikes, as well as special dietary restrictions and preferences.

Exceptional service

At Parkland, every detail has been considered to help you live your best life in retirement. Our culinary team takes pride in what they do and get to know each resident personally. It’s the little things that make a difference. The team is inspired by those who live in our communities, and they work together to create an exceptional dining experience for you and your loved ones every single day.  

For Parkland’s Executive Chef Craig, coming to work every day generates a feeling of anticipation, excitement and confidence knowing each day he is going to make a difference. In his career, Craig discovered the secret ingredient for any star-rated kitchen: fun and flexibility.

Beautiful spaces

Enjoy elegant restaurant-style dining in a beautifully designed space. Every meal is an exceptional dining experience, from taste and variety to quality and atmosphere.  With an ever-changing menu and daily specials, you can always try something new. Not only will you look forward to sharing a table with friends and neighbours, you can also invite your family, who are always welcome. Your life, your choice, your home. 

An Exceptional Culinary Experience

Since joining the organization as a Chef in 1998, Chief Culinary Officer Dana Schiefer has seen and experienced the impact of working directly with those who bring life to our communities.

Schiefer oversees the culinary standards and menu design for all of our Parkland communities and believes the most important part of resident satisfaction is understanding their preferences and including a variety of quality and nutritious meals using local ingredients whenever possible.

Featured Parkland recipes

Lifestyle Lemonade

Parkland’s Signature Seafood Chowder

Pan seared Haddock with Summer Salsa

Decadent Chocolate Cake