Participating Restaurants

 

Restaurants in Banff National Park boast great views to go with your meal, whether you prefer an intimate booth, groovy lounge or romantic table for two. Wherever you choose to dine, sit back and relax while you enjoy an exclusive menu, specially prepared by award-winning chefs.

Address: 120 Banff Ave
Tel: (403) 762-3454
Website Reservations

Balkan Restaurant

A contemporary Greek Restaurant with old world flair, 100% locally owned for three generations. Set inside a warm decor featuring a crumbling rock wall interior, oak and walnut hardwoods and river rock granite bar tops, it is a Greek experience unlike any other in Alberta.

Greek   

Menu - $27 Sun-Thu, $37 Fri-Sat

Brew Pub
Address: 110 Banff Ave
2nd Floor, Clocktower Village Mall
Tel: (403) 762-1003
Website Reservations

Banff Ave Brewing Co

Banff Ave Brewing Co offers the only microbrewery pub in Banff with an emphasis on good times in our 2nd floor restaurant offering great mountain views. Inspired pub fare in our cozy, relaxed lounge/dining room leaves many wishing Banff was home. Fresh, local is our motto and our inspiration.

Pub/Casual Dining/Microbrewery/Brewpub    

Menu - $47 Sun-Fri only

Address: 211 Bear Street
Tel: (403) 762-2021
Website & Reservations

The Bear Street Tavern

Banff's best pizza served up in our comfortable Tavern. Our signature pizza's, sandwiches & cast iron specialties will satisfy any hungry Banff adventurer. Make your self at home in a cozy booth for 2, or bring your friends & family and take over a table for 20! Enjoy a beer, or a Bear sized cocktail and finish with a ridiculously good pizza. 

Casual Dining/Pub/Family 

Menu - $27

Address: 211 Bear Street
Tel: (403) 762-5550
Website & Reservations

The Bison Restaurant & Terrace

The Bison Restaurant & Terrace proudly offers Regional, Seasonal & Canadian cuisine. Our intimate dinning room is the perfect place to enjoy Banff's mountain views.

Fine Dining/Farm to Table/Canadian

Menu - $37 Sun-Thu, $47 Fri-Sat

 

Block
Address: Corner of Banff Ave & Caribou Street
Tel: (403) 985-2887
Website & Reservations

The Block Kitchen & Bar

Block Kitchen + Bar is a trendy new tapas bar that offers a fresh urban setting with birdcages and bare bulb lighting hanging from the ceiling, as well as wine bottles anchored to the wall and copper trimmings lined throughout.

We're all about serving up world cuisine; plating dishes that we love to eat, super-charged with unique flavours & spices that are both Mediterranean and Asian inspired.

Casual Dining/Tapas

Menu - $27 Sun-Thu, $37 Fri-Sat

bvg
Address: The Fairmont Banff Springs, 405 Spray Avenue
Tel: (403) 762-6860
Website & Reservations

Bow Valley Grill

The Bow Valley Grill offers a relaxing atmosphere that celebrates the spirit of the outdoors, with handcrafted mountain animal sculptures and tables constructed by local Alberta artisans, featuring the region's flora and fauna. You’ll savour the finest and freshest seasonal cuisine while overlooking the Fairholme Mountain Range.

Fine Dining/Canadian

Menu - $47

Bumper's Beef House

Address:  537 Banff Ave (Rundlestone Lodge)
Tel: (403) 762-2622
Website & Reservations

Bumpers Beef House

If you haven’t been to Bumpers, you haven’t been to Banff. Further to our winter relocation into our newly renovated home at the Rundlestone Lodge Hotel, Bumper’s Beef House will continue to serve customers in the same great fashion that it has for the past 37 years.

Casual Dining

Menu - $37 

Address: The Fairmont Banff Springs, 405 Spray Avenue
Tel: (403) 762-6860
Website & Reservations

Castello Ristorante

Submerge yourself into the divine flavors of Italy at Castello Ristorante. Combine exquisite cuisine with an authentic atmosphere and you will see why so many guests favor this Italian Courtyard.

Fine Dining/Italian

Menu - $47 

Address: 222 Lynx Street
Tel: (403) 760-3255
Website & Reservations

Chinook Restaurant

The Chinook Family Restaurant offers stunning views of the surrounding Rockies, while you enjoy a casual and relaxed dining experience. Our family friendly menu includes an extensive a la carte breakfast, as well as a daily International breakfast buffet, a delicious lunch menu and our exciting new comfort food offerings for the evenings. Come enjoy Banff’s Best Sunday Brunch and our specialty theme winter buffet nights like our locals’ favourite Seafood or Western Feast (January to April only).

Casual Dining

Menu - $37

Coyotes
Address: 206 Caribou Street
Tel: (403) 762-3963
Website & Reservations

Coyotes Southwestern Grill

Opened in 1993, Coyotes uniqueness comes from our dedication to whole food and its role in a healthy lifestyle. Living in the mountains brings an appreciation for life and living it to its fullest. Utilizing foods closest to their natural states, before processing and refining them, ensures that we get the most nourishment we can from them. Our goal at Coyotes is to create great tasting food that is good for you.

Southwestern/Mediterranean

Menu - $27 Sun-Thu, $37 Fri-Sat

Eden
Address: Rimrock Resort Hotel, 300 Mountain Ave
Tel: (403) 762-1848
Website & Reservations

Eden

Chad Greaves, Maitre d'Hotel and Sommelier, welcomes you to enjoy Banff's finest dining experience. Eden is renowned for its delicately crafted French cuisine, influenced by fresh local ingredients. Eden has been honored for the tenth straight year with AAA / CAA 5-Diamond and "Best of Award of Excellence" Wine Spectator awards.

Fine Dining/5 Diamond

Menu - $57 - Available on Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun ONLY. Not available Saturday night.

El Toro

Address: 429 Banff Ave
Tel: (403) 762-2520
Website & Reservations

El Toro Restaurant

El Toro restaurant is offering a menu out of the ordinary featuring our wide selection of tapas. Perfect for sharing, these homemade little dishes will surely satisfy your taste buds. With our great service and cozy atmosphere that will bring you back for more!

Casual Dining/Canadian/Mexican/Spanish

Menu - $27 Sun-Thu, $37 Fri-Sat

Address: 119 Banff Ave, (2nd Floor, above the Ski Hub)
Tel: (403) 762-4616
Website & Reservations

The Elk

Established in 2005, The Elk is Banff's premier sports pub & restaurant.

The timber & river rock décor & beautiful stone fireplace make The Elk a favourite for locals & tourists from around the world. The Elk offers the best in food, live entertainment, twelve draft selections and true hospitality.

Pub/Canadian/Family/Casual Dining

Menu - $37

Grapes Wine Bar
Address: The Fairmont Banff Springs, 405 Spray Avenue
Tel: (403) 762-6860
Website *walk in only

Grapes Wine Bar & Bistro

Treat yourself to a unique experience at Grapes, our rustic Canadian wine bar and bistro. This quaint, cozy room was originally established in 1926 as a writing room and a place for people to come and gather their thoughts, share experiences and communicate with family and friends. In an intimate setting, explore exquisite flavours from our locally sourced menu and enjoy award winning wines from internationally respected Canadian producers.

Canadian

Menu - $57

Juniper

Address: 1 Juniper Way, Mt. Norquay Rd.
Tel: (403) 762-2281
Website & Reservations

Juniper Bistro

The wall-to-wall glass at the Juniper Bistro looks out over one of the most renowned vistas in North America. Join us for locally-inspired food that’s the ideal complement to a day of hiking, cycling, skiing, or downtown shopping.

Our meals are homemade and decadent, crafted to include our most treasured Canadian classics along with new discoveries inspired by worldwide travels. From our in-house bakery to the spirit of our menu, our chefs are proud to create delicious meals with a handcrafted and sustainable spirit.

Casual Dining/Canadian
Menu - $47

Le Beaujolais

Address: Corner of Banff Avenue & Buffalo Street
Tel: (403) 762-2712
Website & Reservations

Le Beaujolais

Romantic! Enchanting! Impeccable! Delectable! French Cuisine!

As Gourmet Magazine discovered, its "reputation extends far beyond this mountain valley”. Le Beaujolais, an elegant oasis of fresh flowers,
outstanding wines, great food and fine service, has been parked above the corner of Banff Avenue and Buffalo Street since 1980.

Fine Dining/French
Menu - $57 - Available on Thu, Fri, Sat ONLY

Maclab Bistro

Address: The Banff Centre (Kinnear Centre), 107 Tunnel Mountain Drive 
Tel: (403) 762-6300
Website & Reservations

Maclab Bistro

The Banff Centre's Maclab Bistro features a modern décor with views overlooking the Shaw Amphitheatre and Bow Valley. A perfect spot for a relaxing meal, socializing with friends, or just unwinding, the fully licensed bistro offers a fresh and inventive menu and a complete selection of domestic and imported beers, wines, and liquors. Dinner served from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm daily.

Canadian/Casual Dining/International/Bistro

Menu - $27

Magpie & Stump

Address: 203 Caribou Street
Tel: (403) 762-4067
Website & Reservations

Magpie & Stump

Hola Amigos!  The Magpie & Stump is Banff’s only spot for locals & visitors craving a rustic, fun-loving Mexican food, a true taco eatery & tequila drinkery. Saunter into Our rustic cantina laden with barnboard walls, vintage Mexican kitsch & classic neon signs. Bring the family for a taco party, Sip a margarita on our cozy patio, or partake in our legendary late night rowdyness. At the Magger, we make our tacos fresh and take our tequila extremely seriously. 

Mexican/Casual Dining

Menu - $27

Address: 137 Banff Avenue
Tel: (403) 760-7680
Website & Reservations

The Maple Leaf

The Maple Leaf is a uniquely Canadian restaurant that provides the finest food from across Canada complemented by an award winning wine list. Our Chefs specialize in Alberta beef and Canadian seafood and fish.

Canadian/Fine Dining

Menu - $37 Sun-Thu, $47 Fri-Sat 

Address: 337 Banff Avenue
Tel: (403) 762-2207
Website & Reservations

The Meatball

The Meatball Pizza & Pasta offers great Italian inspired food coupled with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Our open kitchen prepares flavorful pasta dishes, stone-hearth oven thin crust pizzas, tantalizing meat and vegetarian entrees and a variety of house made appetizers and delicious desserts!

Italian

Menu - $27

Address: 211 Bear Street
Tel: (403) 760-3933
Website & Reservations

Nourish Bistro 

Nourish Bistro is dedicated to providing innovative cuisine.  Dishes are made with love, using local, organic + fresh whole food ingredients. Our dishes are intended as a unique taste experience. A beautiful variety of savory and sweet dishes designed with the concept of sharing in mind. The eclectic decor and enchanting atmosphere provide a quaint, relaxing experience.    

A visit here nourishes the mind and soul as much as it feeds the body. 100% locally owned.

Vegetarian/Gluten Free/Vegan/Casual Dining 

Menu $27 Sun-Thu, $37 Fri-Sat

primrose
Address: Rimrock Resort Hotel, 300 Mountain Ave 
Tel: (403) 762-3356
Website & Reservations

Primrose

Breakfast and dinner is served in our Primrose restaurant. Our guests enjoy the morning sun through floor to ceiling windows, and beautiful floral paintings of renowned French artist of the millennium, Michel Henry. Featuring local and international cuisine prepared and served by our ALTO Award winning staff.

Italian/Casual Dining

Menu - $27 Sun-Thu, $37 Fri-Sat

Rose & Crown

Address: 202 Banff Ave (Upstairs)
Tel: (403) 762 2121
Website & Reservations

Rose & Crown of Banff

Founded in 1985, The Rose and Crown has been welcoming visitors and locals alike to a cozy pub style environment. The gastro-pub style menu has something for everyone, and after dinning sit back and kick your shoes off, as live music is featured 7 nights a week, 364 days a year.

Pub/Canadian/International/Family/Casual Dining

Menu - $27 

Address: 221 Bear Street
Tel: (403) 762 2467
Website & Reservations

Saltlik Steakhouse

The Saltlik is a renascent steakhouse that speaks to the casual dining market of our times.

Fine Dining/Casual Dining

Menu - $37 Sun-Thu, $47 Fri-Sat

Address: Buffalo Mountain Lodge, 700 Tunnel Mountain Road
Tel: (403) 760-4484
Website & Reservations

Sleeping Buffalo

Sleeping Buffalo Restaurant and Lounge, at Buffalo Mountain Lodge, is the perfect place to sample our signature 'Rocky Mountain Cuisine' which highlights bison and elk from our own game ranch, tasty root vegetables and hearty mixed grains. Featuring a large field-stone fireplace and comfortable bar area, the restaurant and lounge is a cozy spot to relax and unwind after a day exploring the Rockies.

Fine Dining

Menu - $37

Address: 207 Wolf Street
Tel: (403) 762-9355
Website & Reservations

St. James's Gate

Located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, St. James Gate, established in 1996, was built and manufactured in Dublin, Ireland.

The authenticity of the imported Irish woodwork and fantastic artifacts make St. James Gate one of the premier Irish Pubs in the world. The Gate has a warm friendly atmosphere that makes you feel instantly at home. Rub shoulders with local residents and tourists from around the world.

Casual Dining/Pub/Irish

Menu - $37

Terrace
Address: Banff Park Lodge, 222 Lynx Street
Tel: (403) 760-3271
Website & Reservations

Terrace Dining & Lounge

The Terrace’s panoramic windows and glass ceiling provide some of the most spectacular views in Banff, from Sulfur Mountain to Mount Norquay. Sure to delight, the table-side entrees are a gorgeous assault on the senses while the views and atmosphere make memorable the biggest or smallest occasion.

Fine Dining

Menu - $47

Three-Ravens

Address: The Banff Centre, 107 Tunnel Mountain Drive
Tel:(403)762-6300
Website & Reservations

Three Ravens Restaurant & Wine Bar

For inspirational views with a menu to match, visit Three Ravens Restaurant & Wine Bar at The Banff Centre.  The flavours are fresh, seasonal, and creative, and highlight many regional specialties. Enjoy mountain-side dining overlooking Banff and the Bow Valley, and sample from an award-winning wine list.  Restaurant seatings from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. 

Canadian/Fine Dining

Menu - $47 

Tooloulou's

Address: 204 Caribou Street
Tel:(403)762-2633
Website & Reservations

Tooloulou's

Tooloulou’s is a locally owned and operated restaurant celebrating our first year anniversary in our new downtown Banff location.  We offer sizable Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner menu choices with a Cajun Creole touch and some Canadian Flair.  A Little Louisiana ~ A Little Acadiana ~ A Little Canadiana.  Laissez les bon temps rouler!  (Let the good times roll !)

International/Cajun Creole Inspired with some Canadian Flair

Menu - $37

Toque

Address: 124 Banff Avenue
Tel:(403)760-8543
Website & Reservations

Toque Canadian Pub

Canada is renowned for its majestic mountains, pristine wilderness and friendly residents. Visitors to the iconic mountain town of Banff will have a new way to experience what Canadian culture is all about. Toque, a new pub that celebrates all things Canadian.

In the essence of its namesake, the new pub is an authentic Canadian dining experience with a twist. The modern venue in downtown Banff features classic Canadian television shows, tabletop Canadian games and a sports simulator with hockey and Canadian golf courses. 

Canadian

Menu - $27

Waldhaus

Address: The Fairmont Banff Springs, 405 Spray Avenue
Tel:(403)762-6860
Website & Reservations

Waldhaus

Nestled in the woods above the Bow and Spray rivers, you will find our Bavarian cottage-style Waldhaus Restaurant. Feast on a hearty menu featuring authentic Alpine cuisine, including Schnitzel and Fondue, in an atmosphere reminiscent of an old hunting cottage. 

Dark wood paneling, a large fireplace, and a beautiful wine cabinet housing an excellent wine selection, set the tone for a memorable dining experience at our "House in the Forest".

International/Fine Dining

Menu - $47