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Chinook Family Restaurant

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222 Lynx Street | Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1K5, Canada
+1 403-760-3255
Today
07:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 07:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Drayton Valley, Canada
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The variety at the breakfast buffet was incredible. It included all types of seafood, breakfast items, omelet bar, chocolate fountain and desserts to die for! Expensive, but well worth the $30.00

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Portage la Prairie, Canada
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207 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After noticing the brunch buffet while attending a conference at the hotel, I was quick to return and enjoy it. The food was beautifully displayed and absolutely delicious. The restaurant had a comfortable feel to it and we had a lovely view of the mountains from our table. For the most part, our experience was exceptional except for the service... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed coffee and great service by Kaylee. Very friendly and efficient young lady! Thankyou

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Thank Cochranitegal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a great Lunch at the Chinook Restaurant at the Banff Park Lodge. Our server was very pleasant, friendly and knew the menu. We ordered the Elk Meat Loaf and Buttered Chicken, and for dessert a Pear Almond Tart. It was served on time and hot! Both dishes had great flavours and well presented. The dessert... More 

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Thank Beat H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing. Lynsie, our server was amazing! Was very helpful and attentive! Will comeback againnext time Im in Banff

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Thank Stephen R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Five stars for sure..the views are spectacular and the people are so friendly. I highly recommend coming and experiencing this beautiful place.

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Brooks
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

New Years Eve Buffet was outstanding! So hard to stop eating!! :) Beautifully arranged food and very attentive staff!

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Asked if soup of day came with bread the waitress said it was up to chef sometimes he did sometimes he didn't !! We asked to clarify and were told I'd didn't so we ordered 2 pieces of toast. The toast was burnt which they charged an extra $5 plus tax and the soup was cold.

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Thank Inkylegs
Edmonton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Nice quiet atmosphere. Friendly staff. A little expensive and does not open until 7:00am. Food is excellent and served quickly, coffee was very good, able to order dark brew which I like. Can of course be included on your hotel bill which makes payment easier and for a quicker getaway when you need to be somewhere.

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Edmonton, AB
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

A decent place to have breakfast- we liked that it was in our hotel and easy to access. The buffet is pretty standard fair, our kids liked that there were hot and cold options. I had the breakfast poutine (crispy potato discs with cheese curds, bacon and gravy) and it was delicious! Make sure you visit the buffet for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Lynx Street | Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1K5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-3255
Description
The Chinook Family Restaurant offers stunning views of the surrounding Rockies, while you enjoy a casual, relaxed dining experience that caters to all ages, most budgets and practically all tastes.

If you are in the hotel or in Banff on Sunday, don't miss Banff's Best Sunday Brunch.

The brunch features a wide selection of hot and cold entrees, salads, seafood, full breakfast selection including an omelet station, carving station and a wide variety of desserts, fruit and cheeses. Indulge your chocolate cravings with our spectacular chocolate fountain. Senior prices are available.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?