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WHERE TO EAT IN BANFF AND MORE!

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Essentially, this is a website published here in Banff, Canada. In this website, I try to present as much information about Banff as I can, as seen through my camera and local knowledge. Where to eat, where to stay, what to do and much more! Please visit the all the links and feel free to Email your questions or comments to me at: mike at taximike.com
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Taxi Mike's Dining Guide

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Best Breakfast


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu
Now open at 7am! Best Eggs Bennie in town!


El Toro (403) 762-2520 • 429 Banff Ave. • Menu
One of the best Breakfasts in Banff, serving from 7am -11 am Daily. Homemade and affordable breakfast from this premium restaurant.


Tooloulou's (403) 762-2633 • 204 Caribou St. • Menu
Excellent breakfast at this quiet, cozy little restaurant. Breakfast Every Day until 2:00pm.


Evergreen (403) 760-6974 • 459 Banff Ave. • Menu
Breakfast at the Evergreen Restaurant is a delightful way to start your day amidst the stunning natural beauty of the Canadian Rockies. The restaurant offers a sumptuous morning spread that caters to a variety of tastes and preferences. From hearty traditional breakfasts featuring locally sourced eggs, crispy bacon, and fluffy pancakes to healthier options like fresh fruit and yogurt, there's something for everyone. The welcoming ambiance and attentive service make it an ideal spot for a leisurely breakfast, whether you're planning a day of outdoor adventures or simply seeking a relaxing morning with a view of Banff's picturesque surroundings. It's a truly delicious way to kickstart your day in this enchanting mountain town.


Crave (403) 760-3255 • 201 Lynx St. • Menu
A la carte as well as breakfast buffet offered on a daily basis! Open 7am – 11am.


Maple Leaf Grille & Lounge (403) 760-7680 • 137 Banff Ave. Menu
Serving a great Canadian breakfast/brunch from10-12!


Coyotes (403) 762-3963 • 206 Caribou St. Menu
Gourmet breakfast Tex-Mex style! Open at 8 am. Take out orders are accepted by phone at 403-762-3963.


Farm & Fire (403) 760-3298 • 333 Banff Ave • Menu
Brunch featuring only the freshest ingredients from 8am - 2pm!


Brazen (403) 760-8540 • 138 Banff Ave • Menu
New restaurant in the Mount Royal Hotel! Breakfast from from 7:30 to 10:30am.


Bluebird (403) 985-9163 • 218 Lynx St. • Menu
Join us for an amazing breakfast everyday from 9am-2pm!


Cougar Pete's (403) 762-4123 • 801 Hidden Ridge Way (HI Hostel) • Menu
Cougar Pete's is open for breakfast from 7AM - 11:30AM! Hostel prices...


Elk & Oarsman • (403) 762-4616 • 119 Banff Ave. Menu
Looking for that breakfast spot? Come and join us Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-noon for our brunch menu.

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Best Lunch - Casual


Rose & Crown (403) 762-2121 • 202 Banff Ave. • Menu
Lunch there is always great! Huge Fish & Chips! Nice pub atmosphere!


Elk & Oarsman • (403) 762-4616 • 119 Banff Ave. Menu
Great food including burgers, ribs and their famous steak sandwich! Sports bar atmosphere!


The Old Spaghetti Factory (403) 760-2779 • 2nd fl. Cascade Shops Menu
Fuel up the family with pasta and more, before your mountain adventures! Pick-Up available! Online ordering.


The Canadian Brewhouse (403) 778-9681 • 317 Banff Ave • Menu
The menu features iconic dishes such as poutine, mouthwatering burgers, chicken wings with various sauces, loaded nachos, fish and chips, and a range of appetizers.


Tommy’s (403) 762-8888 • 120 Banff Ave. Menu
Great comfort food & drinks at this small neighbourhood pub!


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu
Offering fresh “made from scratch” meals at the new downtown location!


Magpie & Stump & El Patio(403) 762-4067 • 203 Caribou St. • Menu
Taco eatery & Tequila drinkery.


Cougar Pete's (403) 762-4123 • 801 Hidden Ridge Way (HI Hostel) • Menu
Cougar Pete's lunch menu starts from 11:30AM to 2:00PM! HI Banff Alpine Centre’s restaurant offers up a range of affordable healthy eats and comfort food in a laid-back and rustic setting!

Best Lunch - Nice


The Eddie Burger + Bar (403) 762-2230 • 137 Banff Ave. • Menu
Kid friendly and tasty burgers at this small eatery!

The Bear Street Tavern (403) 762-2021 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Banff's best pizza and cast iron specialties! Enjoy a ridiculously good pizza and a local pint in our cozy Tavern, or on our rockin' courtyard patio in the summer.


Nourish (403) 760-3933 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
We’d love to Nourish you once again 💕 Best Nachos! Healthy vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options!


Crave (403) 760-3255 • 222 Lynx St. • Menu
Relaxed dining and a great view for everyone at the BPL!


Boston Pizza (403) 762-2192 • 2nd fl. 225 Banff Ave. Menu
Pizza, Pasta, Salads, Burgers, Sandwiches, Mains, Kids, Glutenwise...


Three Bears Brewery & Restaurant (403) 985-8038 • 205 Bear Street Menu
Contemporary wood interior with an indoor patio! Great menu and beer!


Banff Ave. Brewing Co. (403) 762-1003 • 110 Banff Ave. Menu
Comfort food, Veggie food, Hippy food & great beer!

Best Dinner - Nice


Evergreen (403) 760-6974 • 459 Banff Ave. • Menu
Dinner at the Evergreen Restaurant is a truly special culinary experience. As the sun sets behind the rugged peaks of the Canadian Rockies, the restaurant transforms into a cozy and intimate haven for diners seeking exceptional cuisine. The dinner menu at the Evergreen is a masterpiece of locally inspired dishes that showcase the richness of Alberta's flavours. Guests can savor a diverse selection of options, from perfectly seared Alberta beef steaks to delectable seafood dishes and creative vegetarian entrees. The warm and welcoming ambiance makes the Evergreen the ideal setting for romantic dinners, special occasions, or simply a memorable night out.


El Toro (403) 762-2520 • 429 Banff Ave. • Menu
Highlighting Mexican Cuisines - Fajitas, Burritos, Enchilladas. Spanish Tapas (All Home made from Scratch) and our famous Châteaubriand for two, carved & served at your table!


Tooloulou's (403) 762-2633 • 204 Caribou St. • Menu
Celebtrating Canadian cuisine with a touch of Creole flair. Reservations available for dinner only.


Maple Leaf Grille & Lounge (403) 760-7680 • 137 Banff Ave. Menu
A truly Canadian experience! Very nice, eh!


The Bison Restaurant & Terrace (403) 762-5550 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Regionally inspired cuisine served from our copper display kitchen. Soak up the sun on our rooftop terrace in the summer months, and enjoy Banff's best mountain views year round.


Chuck’s Steakhouse (403) 762-4825 • 101 Banff Ave. • Menu
Premium steakhouse with a fantastic mountain view!


Balkan (403) 762-3454 • 120 Banff Ave. • Menu
A contemporary Greek Restaurant with old world flair!


Nourish (403) 760-3933 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
We’d love to Nourish you once again 💕 Vegetarian sharing style alternative in a fun & classy setting!


Block (403) 985-2887 • 201 Banff Ave. (on Caribou) • Menu
Small, contemporary eatery! Great food! Great cocktails!


Farm & Fire (403) 760-3298 • 333 Banff Ave • Menu
Because it’s slow roasted and wood-fired, we bring out the natural flavours Mother Nature intended. New eatery at the Elk & Avenue! Wood-fired Craft Kitchen!


Brazen (403) 760-8540 • 138 Banff Ave • Menu
Bold Style. Big Taste. Located inside the historic Mount Royal Hotel in the heart of Banff Avenue, Brazen brings a bold dining concept to town. Honouring the spirit of Banff’s mountaineers and explorers, we serve contemporary takes on classic cocktails, seasonally inspired Canadian fare and a taste of old-world style...


Three Bears Brewery & Restaurant (403) 985-8038 • 205 Bear Street Menu
From the chicken wing to the sour pizza dough, from the burger to the Alberta striploin, from the baby kale salad to the avocado melt! And of course, Beer made here!


Park Distillery (403) 762­5114 • 219 Banff Ave. • Menu
Campfire-inspired cooking with a wood fired grill and rotisserie! Very nice!

Best Dinner - Casual


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu
New location! Featuring great steaks, prime rib and much more!


Rose & Crown (403) 762-2121 • 202 Banff Ave. • Menu
Nice casual pub with a great variety of Canadian & British dishes.


St. James’ Gate • (403) 762-9355 • 207 Wolf St. • Menu
All the Irish standards including Steak & Guinness Pie!


Elk & Oarsman • (403) 762-4616 • 119 Banff Ave. Menu
Dinner includes comfort food, burgers, pizza & munchies!


The Canadian Brewhouse (403) 778-9681 • 317 Banff Ave • Menu
Dinner combines the best of Canadian comfort food with a welcoming, sports bar ambiance. The menu offers something to satisfy all tastes and cravings!


Magpie & Stump & El Patio (403) 762-4067 • 203 Caribou St. • Menu
Taco eatery & Tequila drinkery & more!


Crave (403) 760-3255 • 222 Lynx St. • Menu
Open Wednesday thru Saturday 5pm – 9pm. Casual dining with a great view of the mountains through their 20ft windows!


Una Pizza + Wine (403) 453-1183 • 202 Caribou St. Menu
Nice selection of pizzas, pastas, salads and assorted healthy dishes in a clean contemporary setting!


High Rollers (403) 7605300 • 110 Banff Ave. • Menu
Family fun 10 pin Bowling with tasty pizza and more!

Best Dinner - Value


The Old Spaghetti Factory (403) 760-2779 • 2nd fl. Cascade Shops Menu
Great for the family. Dinner includes bread, soup or salad, ice cream and tea or coffee. Pick-Up available! Online ordering.


Beaver (403) 762-4499 • 433 Banff Ave. • FBMenu
Serving up delicious eats & drinks at backpackers prices!


Cougar Pete's (403) 762-4123 • 801 Hidden Ridge Way (HI Hostel) • Menu
Dinner starts from 5:00PM - 9:00PM! HI Banff Alpine Centre’s restaurant offers up a range of affordable healthy eats and comfort food in a laid-back and rustic setting, complete with strong wifi. Grab a burger or an omelette, try some good ol’ poutine, load up on coffee or sip a beer on the deck.

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Best Gourmet


Maple Leaf Grille & Lounge (403) 760-7680 • 137 Banff Ave. Menu
Classic Canadian flavours for a truly unique dining experience!


The Bison Restaurant & Terrace (403) 762-5550 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Voted Top Ten Fine Dining restaurants in Canada!


Evergreen (403) 760-6974 • 459 Banff Ave. • Menu
The best of Canadian Regional Cuisine in a classic setting.


Lupo Restaurante (403) 985-9180 • 208 Wolf St. • Menu
Upscale Italian restaurant in a modern street inspired setting!

Best Mountain Casual


Balkan (403) 762-3454 • 120 Banff Ave. • Menu
Try the Athenian baked stuffed chicken breast. mmm!


The Eddie Burger + Bar (403) 762-2230 • 137 Banff Ave. • Menu
Gourmet burgers, babes & beer at this small burger bar!


St. James’ Gate • (403) 762-9355 • 207 Wolf St. • Menu
This nice casual Irish pub was actually built in Dublin!


Farm & Fire (403) 760-3298 • 333 Banff Ave • Menu
Menu features the freshest ingredients from local Canadian farmers!


Three Bears Brewery (403) 985-8038 • 205 Bear Street Menu
From the Alberta striploin to the avocado melt... and the Beer!


Maclab (403) 762-6141 • 107 Tunnel Mountain Drive (Banff Centre) Menu
Casual dining with expansive mountain views from the side of Tunnel Mountain.

Best Healthy


Nourish(403) 760-3933 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
THE Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free restaurant!


Balkan (403) 762-3454 • 120 Banff Ave. • Menu
Experience the fresh and healthy diet of Greece and the Mediterranean!


Block (403) 985-2887 • 201 Banff Ave. (on Caribou) • Menu
Global cuisine with the freshest of ingredients!


Una Pizza + Wine (403) 453-1183 • 202 Caribou St. Menu
Good assortment of vegetable dishes with many gluten-free and vegan choices!

Best Family


The Old Spaghetti Factory (403) 760-2779 • 2nd fl. Cascade Shops Menu
Fuel up the family with pasta and more, before your mountain adventures! We are offering Pick-Up, Curbside and Delivery! Online ordering.


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu
One of the oldest family restaurant at a new location!


Tommy’s (403) 762-8888 • 120 Banff Ave. Menu
Bring the kids in and say Hi to Tommy! Comfort food plus!


Elk & Oarsman • (403) 762-4616 • 119 Banff Ave. Menu
Family’s are always welcome at the Elk! Comfort food menu! Sportsbar atmosphere!


High Rollers (403) 760­5300 • 110 Banff Ave. • Menu
Pizza, burgers and 10-pin Bowling! Perfect for the family!


Boston Pizza (403) 762-2192 • 2nd fl. 225 Banff Ave. Menu
Lots to choose from with a very family friendly menu!

Best Steaks


El Toro (403) 762-2520 • 429 Banff Ave. • Menu
In a word... Excellent! Try the famous Châteaubriand for two, carved & served at your table!


Chuck’s Steakhouse (403) 762-4825 • 101 Banff Ave. • Menu
Beef tenderloin, prime New York, strip loin, ribeye, and more!


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu
Serving AAA Alberta Beef. A great local favourite!


Crave (403) 760-3255 • 201 Lynx St. • Menu
Crave Mountain Grill are offering their Prime Rib special on Friday and Saturday nights from 5pm – 9pm, $35 for the meal or $39 with a 5oz house wine (limited availability).

Best Canadian


Maple Leaf Grille & Lounge (403) 760-7680 • 137 Banff Ave. Menu
From AAA Alberta beef & wild game to coastal seafood!


The Bison Restaurant & Terrace (403) 762-5550 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Regionally inspired cuisine served from our copper display kitchen. Soak up the sun on our rooftop terrace in the summer months, and enjoy Banff's best mountain views year round.


Farm & Fire (403) 760-3298 • 333 Banff Ave • Menu
Because it’s slow roasted and wood-fired, it brings out the natural flavours Mother Nature intended.


Brazen (403) 760-8540 • 138 Banff Ave • Menu
Bold Style. Big Taste. Canadian like seafood, pork chops, chicken, mac & cheese, steak & potatoes and more!


Evergreen (403) 760-6974 • 459 Banff Ave. • Menu
The best of Canadian Regional Cuisine in a classic setting.


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu
Steaks, prime rib, seafood, homemade burgers & more!


The Canadian Brewhouse (403) 778-9681 • 317 Banff Ave • Menu
The Canadian Brewhouse in Banff is renowned for its delectable menu, which features a wide array of Canadian comfort food and pub-style favorites.

Best Pub Food


Rose & Crown (403) 762-2121 • 202 Banff Ave. • Menu
Great Fish & Chips and more... where the locals’ go! Large traditional style pub!


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu
Centre of town location! Casual western atmosphere!


Elk & Oarsman • (403) 762-4616 • 119 Banff Ave. Menu
Nice, casual sportsbar atmosphere with fireplace and lots of beer!


St. James’ Gate • (403) 762-9355 • 207 Wolf St. Menu
Warm atmosphere and tasty food at this Irish Pub!


The Canadian Brewhouse (403) 778-9681 • 317 Banff Ave • Menu
This lively and welcoming restaurant offers a delightful blend of Canadian comfort food and an extensive selection of craft beers.


The Eddie Burger + Bar (403) 762-2230 • 137 Banff Ave. • Menu
Build your own gourmet burgers and great drinks!


The Bear Street Tavern (403) 762-2021 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Ridiculously good pizza and cast iron specialties!


Banff Ave. Brewing Co. (403) 762-1003 • 110 Banff Ave. Menu
Brew Pub and Banff Ave. Pizza = comfort food at its best!


Tommy’s (403) 762-8888 • 120 Banff Ave. Menu
Tommy is a local legend! Casual with great comfort food!


Magpie & Stump & El Patio (403) 762-4067 • 203 Caribou St. • Menu
El Tacos, El Beers, El Patio (dependant on El Weather!), 60 Tequilas, 14 Mescals!


High Rollers (403) 7605300 • 110 Banff Ave. • Menu
Pins, Pints & Pizza! Ten pin Bowling with 48 beers on tap!


Beaver (403) 762-4499 • 433 Banff Ave. • FBMenu
Serving up tasty food & drinks at backpackers prices!

Best Asian/Indian


Shoku Izakaya (403) 985-1112 •304 Caribou St. Menu
Banff’s first Japanese Pub. Japanese/Asian Kitchen + Bar!


Hello Sunshine (403) 985-7225 • 208 Wolf St. Menu
Featuring sushi, ramen, BBQ, appetizers & crispy fried favourites!


Block (403) 985-2887 • 201 Banff Ave. (on Caribou) • Menu
Asian Fusion, Sandwiches, Tapas/Small Plates, Entrées!


Ramen Arashi (403) 760-0908 • 2nd fl. Sundance Mall - 215 Banff Ave. Menu
If you want great Japanese Ramen, find your way to this place!


Hankki (403) 762-0332 • 206 Buffalo St. Menu
New Korean street food restaurant specializing in cupbop, hot dogs and more!


Pho House (403) 762-0334 • 3rd fl. 211 Banff Ave. Menu
Vietnamese Cuisine restaurant with spectacular views!


Silver Dragon (403) 762-3939 • 109 Spray Ave. Menu
All the Chinese standards and more. Great lunch special!


Peak Café (403) 985-2220 • 109 Banff Ave. Menu
Good Vietnamese Cuisine in Banff! Nice prices too!


Tama Teriyaki & Sushi (403) 921-0438 •109 Banff Ave. • Menu
New Asian restaurant on Banff Ave. Featuring Ramen, Teriyaki, Sushi, Gyozas and Edamame! Great value restaurant!


Sushi Bistro (403) 762-4000 • 208 Caribou St. Menu
You have to choose from the 42 types of sushi and more!


Chaya (403) 760-0882 • 118 Banff Ave. Menu
Such fantastic Asian food from such a small place!


Masala (403) 760-6612 • 229 Bear St. Menu
Authentic East Indian cuisine, below the Lux cinema.


Saffron Indian Bistro (403) 985-2005 • 205 Wolf St. Menu
Indian traditional Thali’s and Indo-chinese food & Indian chat!


Indian Curry House (587) 222-8779 • 225 Banff Ave. Menu
Straight from the curry pot and the tandoor!


Zyka (403) 985-7001 • 211 Banff Ave, 2nd floor. • Menu
New Indian restaurant in the Park Avenue Mall, Featuring vegetarian specialities, non-vegetarian specialities, Indo-chinese tandoori (clay oven), rice, breads and a lunch buffet.

International Flavours


Magpie & Stump & El Patio (403) 762-4067 • 203 Caribou St. • Menu
Tex-Mex! Taco eatery & Tequila drinkery!


Tooloulou's (403) 762-2633 • 204 Caribou St. • Menu
From Creole Jambalaya to Rajun Cajun Shrimp. Very nice!


Balkan (403) 762-3454 • 120 Banff Ave. • Menu
The Rocky Mountain Greek Platter for two is a great sampling!


El Toro (403) 762-2520 • 429 Banff Ave. • Menu
Homemade and delicious Tex-Mex from this premium restaurant!


St. James’ Gate • (403) 762-9355 • 207 Wolf St.
Steak & Guiness Pie, Irish Stew and much more!


Coyotes (403) 762-3963 • 206 Caribou St. Menu
Gourmet Tex-Mex for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner!


Block (403) 985-2887 • 201 Banff Ave. (on Caribou) • Menu
Featuring unique flavours that are Mediterranean and Asian inspired!


Shoku Izakaya (403) 985-1112 •304 Caribou St. Menu
Banff’s first Japanese Pub. Japanese/Asian Kitchen + Bar!


Ramen Arashi (403) 760-0908 • 2nd fl. Sundance Mall - 215 Banff Ave.
Japanese Ramen Noodle restaurant! Raved about by the locals!

Where is the Best...


Bakery - Wild Flour Bakery Bakery(403) 760-5074 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Artisan Bakery featuring fresh breads, healthy sandwiches and tasty treats!


Buffet - Crave (403) 760-3255 • 201 Lynx St. • Menu
Breakfast buffet till 9:30. Also Gourmet Sunday Brunch starting at 10am!


Burger - The Eddie Burger + Bar (403) 762-2230 • 137 Banff Ave. • Menu
Build your own Gourmet burgers and great drinks! How can you go wrong!


Cajun/Creole - Tooloulou's (403) 762-2633 • 204 Caribou St. Menu
From Creole Jambalaya to Rajun Cajun Shrimp. Very nice!


Chicken - Balkan (403) 762-3454 • 120 Banff Ave. • Menu
Try the Athenian baked stuffed chicken breast. mmm!


Chicken Wings - Wing Shack (403) 762-4440 • 101 Eagle Cr., Industrial Compound Menu
Most loved by the locals! Hidden in the Compound. Delivery available!


Curry - Indian Curry House (587) 222-8779 • 225 Banff Ave. Menu
Straight from the curry pot and the tandoor!


Fondue - Grizzley House (403) 762-4055 • 207 Banff Ave. • Menu
Fabulous fondues including the exotic and the eclectic!


Hidden - Ramen Arashi (403) 760-0908 • 2nd fl. Sundance Mall - 215 Banff Ave. Menu
Great noodle restaurant hidden on the 2nd floor in Sundance Mall!


Lamb - Balkan (403) 762-3454 • 120 Banff Ave. • Menu
Their signature dish Arni Psito (Roasted Lamb) is fantastic!


Late Night - The Eddie Burger + Bar (403) 762-2230 • 137 Banff Ave. • Menu
Serving gourmet burgers as late as they are allowed to!


Munchies - Aardvark's (403) 762-5500 • 304 Caribou St. • Menu
Pizza, subs, tacos, wings, poutine, donairs... open till 3am!


Nachos - Nourish (403) 760-3933 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
27 ingredients underneath melted aged cheddar & other goodies!


Noodles - Ramen Arashi (403) 760-0908 • 2nd fl. Sundance Mall - 215 Banff Ave. Menu
Raved about by the locals! And the locals know noodles!


Poutine - Banff Poutine (403) 985-3333 • 223 Bear St. • Menu
Small Poutine restaurant thats got all the locals talking!


Salads - Nourish (403) 760-3933 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Nice selection from Caesar to Arugula & Squash!


Sandwiches - Evelyn’s Coffee World (403) 762-2000 • 215 Banff Ave. • Menu
Fat, just like you expect them. Eat in or take out.


Seafood - Tooloulou's (403) 762-2633 • 204 Caribou St. Menu
The name means Fiddler Crab. Very nice Creole style Bistro.


Spaghetti - The Old Spaghetti Factory (403) 760-2779 • 2nd fl. Cascade Shops Menu
Fuel up the family with pasta and more, before your mountain adventures! Pick-Up available! Online ordering.


Sushi - Sushi Bistro (403) 762-4000 • 208 Caribou St. Menu
Open for takeout 2-7pm! You have to choose from the 42 types of sushi and more!


Tapas - El Toro (403) 762-2520 • 429 Banff Ave. • Menu
Spanish Tapas (All Home made from Scratch) that you can enjoy as a starter or a few as a main course!


Vegetarian - Nourish (403) 760-3933 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
THE Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free restaurant!

Pizza


The Bear Street Tavern (403) 762-2021 • 211 Bear St. • Menu


Banff Ave. Pizza Co. (403) 762-4022 • 112 Banff Ave. Menu


Una Pizza + Wine (403) 453-1183 • 202 Caribou St. Menu


High Rollers (403) 760­5300 • 110 Banff Ave. • Menu


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu


Elk & Oarsman • (403) 762-4616 • 119 Banff Ave. Menu


Rose & Crown (403) 762-2121 • 202 Banff Ave. • Menu


Carlito’s Pizzaria (403) 762-3388 • 501 Banff Ave. • Menu


Boston Pizza (403) 762-2192 • 2nd fl. 225 Banff Ave. Menu


Aardvark’s (403) 762-5500 • 304 Caribou St. • Menu


Banff Poutine (403) 985-3333 • 223 Bear St. • Menu


Oh Bento & Pizza (403) 760-6660 Online menu


Domino's Pizza (403) 760-3330 - Delivery 10 a.m. until 2 a.m. Menu

Best New Restaurant


Den & Meadow (403) 985-8181 • 124 Banff Ave. • Menu
Join us for live entertainment, frosted mugs of Canadian draft, family-style sharing braised meat dishes, a collection of the world’s finest whiskies, and a toasty fireplace!


Zyka (403) 985-7001 • 211 Banff Ave, 2nd floor. • Menu
New Indian restaurant in the Park Avenue Mall, Featuring vegetarian specialities, non-vegetarian specialities, Indo-chinese tandoori (clay oven), rice, breads and a lunch buffet.


Tama Teriyaki & Sushi (403) 921-0438 •109 Banff Ave. • Menu
New Asian restaurant on Banff Ave. Featuring Ramen, Teriyaki, Sushi, Gyozas and Edamame! Great value restaurant!


Añejo • (403) 985-0084 • 111 Banff Ave. Menu
Authentic Mexican dishes cooked with contemporary flavours as well as a nice selection of margaritas, tequilas, and a wide range of other Mexican favourites. Open until 1am Friday - Sunday and until 11pm Mon-Thurs.


Bluebird (403) 985-9163 • 218 Lynx St. • Menu
Featuring Steakhouse classics reborn, comfort foods to fit the mood, and well-loved classics in the old Melissa's building.


The Canadian Brewhouse (403) 778-9681 • 317 Banff Ave • Menu
The Canadian Brewhouse in Banff is renowned for its delectable menu, which features a wide array of Canadian comfort food and pub-style favorites.


Hankki (403) 762-0332 • 206 Buffalo St. Menu
New Korean street food restaurant specializing in cupbop, hot dogs and more!


Brazen (403) 760-8540 • 138 Banff Ave • Menu
Bold Style. Big Taste. New restaurant located inside the historic Mount Royal Hotel in the heart of Banff Avenue, Brazen brings a bold dining concept to town. Honouring the spirit of Banff’s mountaineers and explorers, we serve contemporary takes on classic cocktails, seasonally inspired Canadian fare and a taste of old-world style...


Lupo Restaurante Italiano (403) 985-9180 • 208 Wolf St. Menu
Upscale Italian restaurant in a modern street inspired atmosphere!


Una Pizza + Wine (403) 453-1183 • 202 Caribou St. Menu
Just a restaurant in the mountains that loves pizza & wine!


The Happy Camper Café & Bar (403) 985-7225 • 545 Banff Ave. Menu
New contemporary café in the Canalta Lodge down the strip!


The Prow (403) 762-2400 • 700 Tunnel Mountain Rd. (Buffalo Mountain Lodge) Menu
Mountain-themed tapas, game meats, excellent shareables, and pastas made proudly in house. A culture of creative cocktails and local brews is boasted at this new locale.


Hello Sunshine (403) 985-7225 • 208 Wolf St. Menu
Tiny Bar | Open Now | Population 6! A Retro restaurant & karaoke bar features eye-catching fire tables, a sushi bar, groovy décor and all the good vibes. Complete with 2 private karaoke rooms!


Saffron Indian Bistro (403) 985-2005 • 205 Wolf St. Menu
Indian traditional Thali’s and Indo-chinese food & Indian chat!

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Best Patio


Rose & Crown (403) 762-2121 • 202 Banff Ave. • Menu
Rooftop patio with spectacular views. Where the locals’ go!


Elk & Oarsman • (403) 762-4616 • 119 Banff Ave. Menu
360° view of Rundle, Sulphur, Cascade & Norquay mountains.


Chuck’s Steakhouse (403) 762-4825 • 101 Banff Ave. • Menu
Simply the Best rooftop views in town!!!


Magpie & Stump & El Patio (403) 762-4067 • 203 Caribou St. • Menu
El Tacos, El Beers, El Patio (dependant on El Weather!)


Banff Ave. Brewing Co. (403) 762-1003 • 110 Banff Ave. Menu
Long balcony overlooking Banff Ave. Great for people watching!


The Bear Street Tavern/Bison (403) 762-2021 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Nice, casual rooftop and street level patios on Bear St.


Brazen (403) 760-8540 • 138 Banff Ave • Menu
Our Patio is open this summer daily until 9pm. And is pet friendly!


Bluebird (403) 985-9163 • 218 Lynx St. • Menu
Nice patio for late afternoon sun at the old Melissa's building.


Park Distillery (403) 762­5114 • 219 Banff Ave. • Menu
Great street level and upper patios looking onto Banff Ave!


Three Bears Brewery & Restaurant (403) 985-8038 • 205 Bear St.
We will be doing an indoor/outdoor patio on Bear Street!

Best Pub


Rose & Crown (403) 762-2121 • 202 Banff Ave. • Menu
Large traditional style pub!


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu
New Banff Avenue location! Casual sports bar/arcade!


The Canadian Brewhouse (403) 778-9681 • 317 Banff Ave • Menu
This lively and welcoming restaurant offers a delightful blend of Canadian comfort food and an extensive selection of craft beers.


St. James’ Gate • (403) 762-9355 • 207 Wolf St.
23 different beers on tap from all over the world, plus 30 Scotches!


Elk & Oarsman • (403) 762-4616 • 119 Banff Ave. Menu
Nice, casual sportsman atmosphere with fireplace and lots of beer!


Tommy’s (403) 762-8888 • 120 Banff Ave. Menu
Tommy is a local legend! Casual with great comfort food!


Magpie & Stump & El Patio (403) 762-4067 • 203 Caribou St. • Menu
Taco eatery & Tequila drinkery. 60 Tequilas, 14 Mescals!


High Rollers (403) 760­5300 • 110 Banff Ave. • Menu
Pins, Pints & Pizza! New 10 pin Bowling Alley with 48 beers on tap!


Banff Ave. Brewing Co. (403) 762-1003 • 110 Banff Ave. Menu
Brew Pub in the Clock Tower Mall! Great food. Great beer!


Boston Pizza (403) 762-2192 • 2nd fl. 225 Banff Ave. Menu
Sports bar casual. Lots of sports memorabilia, nice prices too!


Beaver (403) 762-4499 • 433 Banff Ave. • FBMenu
Something goin’ on every night of the week...and cheap drinks!


Pump & Tap (403) 760-6610 • 215 Banff Ave. Menu
Cheap drinks at this cozy local bar.


Storm Cellar (403) 762-4123 • 801 Hidden Ridge Way (HI Hostel)
Cap off your night at the Storm Cellar Pub, HI Banff Alpine's Centre basement backpacker bar. Join us for drink specials, live music, karaoke, game nights, pool and more. There's always something good brewing in the Storm Cellar.



Best Lounge


Maple Leaf Grille & Lounge (403) 760-7680 • 137 Banff Ave. Menu
The best downtown! I like the big leather chairs!


The Bear Street Tavern (403) 762-2021 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Banff's best pizza and cast iron specialties! Enjoy a ridiculously good pizza and a local pint in our cozy Tavern, or on our rockin' courtyard patio in the summer.


Evergreen (403) 760-6974 • 459 Banff Ave. • Menu
Lounge open 4:00 - 9:00 pm!


The Eddie Burger + Bar (403) 762-2230 • 137 Banff Ave. • Menu
Great burgers, babes & beer at this small burger bar!


Nourish (403) 760-3933 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Featuring daily cocktails with Exotic spirits, and all the standards!


Balkan (403) 762-3454 • 120 Banff Ave. • Menu
Tasty cocktails and a great view of Banff Avenue!


Park Distillery (403) 762­5114 • 219 Banff Ave. • Menu
Local craft beers & cocktails, wines, hot teas AND a Distillery!


Block (403) 985-2887 • 201 Banff Ave. (on Caribou) • Menu
Small, contemporary eatery! Great food! Great cocktails!


Earl's Lounge (403) 762-4414 • 229 Banff Ave. Menu
Contemporary rock & wood atmosphere with tasty cocktails!


Juniper Bistro (403) 763-6205 • Juniper Way • Menu
Cozy lounge with fireplace and real comfy chairs!

Casual Late Night


Rose & Crown (403) 762-2121 • 202 Banff Ave.
Tasty drinks till last call!


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu
Sports bar, big central bar, stage and more! Entertainment Coming!


Banff Ave. Brewing Co. (403) 762-1003 • 110 Banff Ave. Menu
Quieter alternative! And they’re open late!


Tommy’s (403) 762-8888 • 120 Banff Ave. Menu
The locals’ bar! Last call for drinks as late as they’re allowed!


The Eddie Burger + Bar (403) 762-2230 • 137 Banff Ave. • Menu
Serving gourmet drinks and burgers till late!


High Rollers (403) 760­5300 • 110 Banff Ave. • Menu
Food & drinks till late. Huge bar! Lotsa beers & bowling!

Best Cheap Drinks


Tommy’s (403) 762-8888 • 120 Banff Ave. Menu
The locals’ neighbourhood pub with nice regular prices!


Beaver (403) 762-4499 • 433 Banff Ave. • FBMenu
Serving up tasty drinks & food at backpackers prices!


Pump & Tap (403) 760-6610 • 215 Banff Ave. Menu
Cheap drinks downstairs at this cozy local British bar!

Best Sports Bar


Elk & Oarsman • (403) 762-4616 • 119 Banff Ave. Menu
Big TVs on every wall. Not a bad seat in the house!


Melissa’s MisSteak (403) 762-5511 • 201 Banff Ave. • Menu
Big TVs for all the action! Football, hockey, soccer, rugby, and more...


The Canadian Brewhouse (403) 778-9681 • 317 Banff Ave • Menu
This restaurant is a sports enthusiast's dream come true, with numerous large-screen TVs strategically placed throughout the venue, ensuring that patrons never miss a moment of their favorite sporting events.


Rose & Crown (403) 762-2121 • 202 Banff Ave. • Menu
The poolroom is now the Sportsbar with many big screen TV’s!


Boston Pizza (403) 762-2192 • 2nd fl. 225 Banff Ave. Menu
Nice lounge, great food and lots of TVs for all the games!


Banff Ave. Brewing Co. (403) 762-1003 • 110 Banff Ave. Menu
Brew Pub in the Clock Tower Mall! Big screens, Nice staff, Great beer!


Pump & Tap (403) 760-6610 • 215 Banff Ave.
The best place to watch world-wide sports! Rugby, footy...!

Hottest Nightclub


Dancing Sasquatch (403) 762-4002 • 120 Banff Ave.
Yay! Nature and DJ combine for a real Banff party! Oh Ya!


High Rollers (403) 760-5300 • 110 Banff Ave. • Menu
Bowling alley that wants to be a nightclub! DJ every night!

Best Coffee Shop


Evelyn’s Coffee World (403) 762-2000 • 215 Banff Ave. • Menu
Great coffee, cappuccino, espresso and fresh baked goods!


Wild Flour Bakery (403) 760-5074 • 211 Bear St. • Menu
Artisan Bakery featuring fresh breads, healthy sandwiches and tasty treats!


Whitebark Cafe (403) 760-7298 • 401 Banff Ave. Menu
Open Everyday: 6:30a.m. - 6:00p.m. At the Whitebark Cafe we are passionate about serving you the perfect cup of coffee! The locals choice!


Good Earth Coffeehouse (403) 985-0989 • 333 Banff Avenue Menu
Located in the Elk + Avenue Hotel! Good coffee, good food!


Little Wild (403) 762-0329 • 119 Banff Ave.
Grab a triple scoop or a double espresso - we’ve selected the very best for you! Open 8am - 6pm!


Perk Coffeehouse 403-431-8221 • 220 Bear St.
Takeout window


Starbucks Downtown 403-760-8777 • 225 Banff Ave.
Open till 6:30pm.

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