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Balkan Restaurant

120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
+1 403-762-3454
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“moussaka” (79 reviews)
“baklava” (35 reviews)
“calamari” (94 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really happy to return here on our recent visit to Banff. Awesome tasty food, great atmosphere and service was good on first visit but much better on second one! Kleftico an absolute must!

Thank Carlottiee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a family and enjoyed a beautiful meal in a friendly atmosphere. The place was really buzzing and the menu was very good. The food was first class and would definitely go back again.

Thank 293peter
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend this restaurant. Pricey but good. Great Greek food. Our waiter was amazing. Explained the menu perfectly

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw an ad for this restaurant in a travel magazine and knew it was close to our hotel so it was an easy choice for dinner. Place was fairly busy for a Sunday night but that did not affect the service. Wife had the Anthenian...More

Thank FormerExpat2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We here for a couples dinner. Service by William was excellent, had the flambe cheese and oilves for an appy and they were quite good. We had the Rabbit and the Mousaka, they were just ok, rabbit overpowered by a tomato ragu and the mousaka...More

Thank Non-fly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service is Scores more than the food. I ordered their signature lamb- bland for me. We’ve tasted better. But the cod fish is to die for. So good and tastes fresh.

Thank cyrillota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was amazing!! Staff were friendly and efficient. Great place to eat. Quite pricey but worth it.

Thank redfearn52017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not the first visit here and again lived up to expectations, started with traditional Greek bean soup which was hot flavoursome and generous for the small portion. My wife's souvlaki and my lemon chicken dish was excellent. Highly recommend this place for value for money.

Thank NVipad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I’ve been here every year I’ve been to Banff, the food is always excellent and if you like Greek or Mediterranean style food you won’t be disappointed. If you go on the Greek night prepare to do a bit of dancing and plate smashing -...More

Thank Lee R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a sampling from this restaurant at the Taste of Banff in January of 2017. Finally had a chance to stop by for dinner. Reservations recommended as this is a busy spot even in the off season. Service was attentive and friendly. Portions are large...More

Thank Jeff S
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Questions & Answers
Deb S
14 September 2017|
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Response from Willardo | Reviewed this property |
the moussaka is made with eggplant not pasta, the lamb with selected side dishes can be gf, the salads are gf
6 July 2017|
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Response from Nick V | Reviewed this property |
The Balkan offers vegetarian moussaka, vegan baked peppers, vegetarian linguini, 3 salad options, pitas & dip, spanakopita etc. all delicious
21 May 2015|
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Response from yakarlos | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, we are kid friendly and have high chairs and booster seats available. The Greek Night show starts at 8:30pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-762-3454
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