When the community of Discovery Ridge first began construction in 1990, it was planned to be a gated community, but the area we know today is fully accessible by the public. Located at the southwest edge of the city, the neighbourhood is home to approximately 4,350 people.
FOOD & DINING
Javino Coffee & Wine Bar:
Enjoy bistro-style comfort food, paired with an assortment of wines and coffees at this casually elegant spot. The menu features everything from lamb to lobster cakes, but be sure to check out their beverage selection as well.
Cuisine Type: coffee, tapas
Address: 902 – 10 Discovery Ridge Hill SW
Maharajah Indian Restaurant:
This traditional Indian restaurant believes in real fresh ingredients and can cater to any spice level from mild to extra spicy. This is their second location in the city, operating their popular restaurants since 2002 in Calgary.
Cuisine Type: Indian
Address: 912, 10 Discovery Ridge Hill SW
Jennie Elliott School:
This school serves students from kindergarten to grade six. It is situated on 6.36 acres and has an enrollment of 465.
Address: 3031 Lindsay Drive SW
This school serves students from grades seven to nine, and offers classes in French Immersion and Spanish bilingual. It has an enrollment of 504 students.
Address: 3304 – 63 Avenue SW
Central Memorial High School:
This school serves students from grades 10 to 12, with an enrollment of 1,597. It is a National Sport Academy School and offers advanced placement.
Address: 5111 – 21 Street SW
John W. Costello:
This school serves students from kindergarten to grade six, in school code three.
Address: 300 Strathcona Drive SW
This school serves students from grade six to nine, in school code 48. It also offers choice programming for Hockey Canada Skills Academy for students grade six to nine.
Address: 5340 – 26 Avenue SW
This school serves students in grades 10 to 12. It offers advanced placement, self-directed learning, and sports performance programs.
Address: 4624 Richard Road SW
FITNESS & RECREATION
Griffith Woods Park:
Discovery Ridge borders this beautiful park with over 93 hectares of pathways, woodlands and trails, perfect for hikers, cyclists and outdoor enthusiasts.
Address: Discovery Ridge Cove SW