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Chaya Restaurant

118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
+1 403-760-0882
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“ramen” (53 reviews)
“noodles” (40 reviews)
“tan tan men” (17 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Banff is my weekender and everytimr I visit. Winter or summer, ramen would be delciously satisfy you. Every single dish is worth a penny. Simple yet the true essence is there.

Thank TheConquest83
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, quick and cheap! The restaurant is small, food is served quickly and tastes pretty good!

Thank leifmorling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, a very poor experience. This is a popular place that has let notoriety gone to their heads. Whatever the reasons of their success, today, it is a claustrophobic dive serving instant noodles. Food: 2/5 The only positive thing to say about this place is...More

1  Thank Joshua L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went there twice during my short trip to Banff. The place is small so expect you will be on waiting list to get a table. I had udon and it was so yummy that I had it for both of my visit. The first...More

Thank Cobaltbluesantafe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chaya is a delicious and refreshing change from the sea of burgers, pasta and steak dinners. I got the Miso Ramen with extra BBQ pork, while my boyfriend got the Beef Soba noodles and we shared a pot of green tea. After tax and tips,...More

Thank Hiu-Laam L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small eatery that packs a punch! Great food that scores high on authenticity and value. Efficient and friendly staff too!

Thank kaira428
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Went to Chaya when we found no tables available where we had initially wanted to go -- pleasantly surprised -- great food - but don't go for the ambiance.

Thank gkach53
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Very quick service! The food was absolutely amazing! Both my husband and I enjoyed every last bite! The BBQ Pork Ramen flavors were perfect! And the #23 Tofu meal for vegans was great too!!!! Finish off with the red bean Mochi balls.. highly recommend!!

Thank GreenEmbrace
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Quick, yummy and cheap. We always eat here when we're in Banff. Hubby loves the won ton ramen soup. Place is very small and always full. Located right on the avenue.

Thank Gorrell
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Consistently tasty, filling and fast food. Not a lot of room inside and tends to fill up quickly for good reason.

Thank aquilaria
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-0882
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