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Saintt James's Gate Olde Irish Pub

207 Wolf Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
+1 403-762-9355
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (122 reviews)
“lamb stew” (26 reviews)
“shepherd's pie” (53 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Irish, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
207 Wolf Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
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1 - 10 of 1,105 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited Fri night, and place full. Got a table quickly and service was very good. Had the Guinness pie and was great. Good salad with it and no chips or obligatory potato thank goodness. Enjoyed. It was a cold night outside but only issue was...More

Thank cmd199
Reviewed 5 days ago

We came for drinks but ended up having salt and pepper wings. The wings came breaded which was a pleasant surprise for me as that is my favorite way but it was odd that they put salt and pepper on the table for us to...More

Thank tim933
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate dinner encouraged by the reviews and the recommendation of a local ON arrival it looked like an Irish pub, sounded like an irish pub and wed hoped would be an Irish pub. First the beer - the list is average but uninspiring, the...More

Thank David W W
Reviewed 6 days ago

An outstanding Irish Pub. Great food and the best service. Good on you Aussies 👍😀 do not hesitate to visit this pub.

Thank loretta s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cold day. Yummy food and good service. Had ribs and tried the two soups. All were yummy. Other friend had lamb stew and loved it. Music was awesome. Ambiance great and service from Aussie Jake was fantastic. All over a great experience.

Thank LG12363
Reviewed 1 week ago

An authentic Irish pub in Banff? That’s what they claim…imported piece by piece from Dublin. It’s definitely a city pub and not a country pub. Since we were an even dozen, we needed a reservation, and they accommodated us in the TV area… where a...More

Thank joeyeatsout
Reviewed 1 week ago

Honestly I felt like the place was not as clean as I would have liked. And the food was just so so. Not the cheapest place to eat. Husband had lamb stew which was not great. Sorry we picked it since we only had two...More

Thank masulliv
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this pub accidentally when we ventured off the main street in Banff. The pub had been built near the Guiness brewery in Dublin and moved to Banff. The service was excellent and our choices of food and beer from the extensive menu were...More

Thank tbowers42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a very good fish and chip late lunch here a couple of weeks ago. The atmosphere is superb as is the beer . Service was good. Worth trying out.

Thank GS2013_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the excellent Irish Stew washed down with a glass of Guinness could not be better. This restaurant has a good atmosphere with a great buzz around the place with interesting furnishings. Staff were very helpful and friendly. A varied menu of home cooked type...More

Thank shearsjj
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Jenni S
10 August 2016|
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Response from yellowbirdVermont | Reviewed this property |
I went there as a diner. I saw some children with their families. We were there at a family dining time around 6:00/6:30 pm.
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rkristianson
10 June 2016|
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Response from twin411 | Reviewed this property |
absolutely!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 Wolf Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-762-9355
Description
Our Story Begins in Ireland Located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, St. James's Gate, established in 1996, was built and manufactured in Dublin, Ireland. The authenticity of the imported Irish woodwork and fantastic artifacts make St. James Gate one of the premier Irish Pubs in the world. The Gate has a warm friendly atmosphere that makes you feel instantly at home. Rub shoulders with local residents and tourists from around the world. The bartenders are friendly and prepare the drinks with care and consideration and the staff proves just what a capable & fun group of servers is worth. It's everything an Irish Pub should be.
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