Group Friendly Restaurants

Banff National Park is home to numerous restaurants that cater to groups. Choices range from authentic Canadian cuisine to Greek and Italian dining experiences. No matter what type of venue you’re looking for, you’re sure to find an appetizing fit in Banff National Park.

Balkan, The Greek Restaurant

A traditional, family owned and operated Greek restaurant, The Balkan brings the authentic flavors and warm festive atmosphere of the Mediterranean to the Canadian Rockies. Using only the freshest ingredients and authentic Greek flavors, all dishes are made from scratch including delicious fall off the bone lamb, assorted grilled meats and souvlaki.

120 Banff Avenue

P: (403) 762-3454


Giorgio’s Trattoria

Experience the trattoria atmosphere of warm colour, rich mahogany tables, glowing candlelight and outstanding cuisine. Their excellent team of chefs provides the best that Canada and Italy has to offer: AAA Alberta beef and market fresh Canadian fish, Alberta lamb chops, specially imported Italian parma ham, olive oil and a selection of cheeses.

219 Banff Avenue

Contact: Jessica Pacheco, Group Sales & Marketing Manager

P: (403) 760-5088


Le Beaujolais

Award winning Le Beaujolais offers an enchanting and romantic dining experience; owner Albert Moser’s gourmet French cuisine has been a staple of the Banff dining scene for over 30 years. Dark wood, crisp linen and fine silver are complimented by a view of sparkling town site lights framed by mountains that is enjoyed from the many window side tables.

212 Buffalo Street

P: (403) 762-2712


Melissa’s Missteak

Melissa's delightful and unique building has been a landmark in Banff since 1928. Melissa's is locally owned and operated and proud to be a part of the heritage of Banff National Park. As a staple steakhouse and family restaurant in Banff, Melissa’s has been voted "Favourite" Banff Restaurant for seven consecutive years by the Calgary Herald Readers Choice Awards.

218 Lynx Street

Contact: Lynda Fernie, Manager

P: (403) 762-5511


Saltlik, A Rare Steakhouse

This Banff restaurant offers an impressive selection of AAA and Canadian Angus Beef complemented by a diverse collection of wines from their open-to-view cellar. The elegant and comfortable restaurant features a vaulted ceiling, fireplace and heated patio with mountain views.

221 Bear Street

Contact: Danielle Fugere

P: (403) 762-2467


The Bison Restaurant

Walk up our staircase into rustic elegance. With windows on three sides, Banff’s best mountain views speak for themselves. Enjoy a signature cocktail, local bottled beer or choose from our carefully selected wine list. Watch the show as a line of talented chefs in our open concept coppered kitchen lead by executive chef Liz Gagnon prepare your regionally inspired meal.

211 Bear Street

Contact: Jessica Pacheco, Group Sales & Marketing Manager

P: (403) 760-5088


The Grizzly House

Welcome to Banff’s famous Fondue restaurant! In operation since 1967, The Grizzly House is a landmark destination for thousands of visitors and locals in Banff National Park. Indulge in our unique atmosphere for what will prove to be a memorable dining experience!

207 Banff Avenue

Contact: Francis Hopkins, Owner

P: (403) 762-4055

The Maple Leaf Grill and Lounge

With an award winning menu that allows you to taste the best in Canadian cuisine, our menu features a variety of fresh seafood from both Canadian coasts and succulent cuts of bison, beef and elk. Our goal at the Maple Leaf is to provide you with a truly memorable Canadian dining experience.

137 Banff Avenue

Contact: Jessica Pacheco, Group Sales & Marketing Manager

P: (403) 760-5088


Ticino’s Swiss Italian

Ticino has been a Banff institution since 1974. Owned by Erwin and Lorraine Widmer for over 30 years, the restaurant is named after Switzerland’s southernmost Italian speaking canton (province). The colourful décor includes red and blue tablecloths, antique skis, a Swiss horn and mural of the Ticino countryside.
415 Banff Avenue

P: (403) 762-3848


Wild Bill’s Legendary Saloon

Downtown Banff’s Legendary Saloon and Restaurant is famous for its western décor (newly renovated), live entertainment and “stomping good time.” Authentic smokehouse cuisine features succulent meats hickory smoked up to 15 hours. The large stage with state-of-the-art sound system and dance floor hosts big name touring and local bands.

201 Banff Ave

Contact: Shelley Wallman, Promotions, Events & Sales

P: (403) 760-7581