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Lakeview Lounge

$$ - $$$, , Healthy
111 Lake Louise Drive | Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-522-1601
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (117 reviews)
“naan” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Canadian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
111 Lake Louise Drive | Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 606 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here during our stay at the hotel, the view from the picture windows are stunning, superb food and drinks Great service

Thank MartineGCAust
Reviewed 5 days ago

The view was nice, but not as good as the lounge. Food was alright but not great and was pretty expensive. Service was very pretentious and stuffy. We had much better dinners at the Post Resort.More

Thank Linda S
FCLL, Manager at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Linda S, Thank you for taking the time to review the Lakeview Lounge and thank you for choosing to dine with us. We are glad that you enjoyed the food and views whilst dining with us. It is disappointing that you felt the service...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the Chateau, and 3 of the group of 4 decided to walk along the lake while brother-in-law was busy asking to be seated for lunch...so we cancleed and said we'd come back later. When we returned, after 1 pm, we were surprised,...More

Thank gettingandspending
FCLL, Manager at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear gettingandspending, Thank you for taking the time to review the Lakeview Lounge and thank you for choosing to dine with us. We are very glad that we were able to find a table for your party to celebrate your special occasion. There are times...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Morning & afternoon tea, light lunch or just a drink. This is a place to relax, talk (or not) & look out on the lake. There are limited chairs & tables but you can sit on the lounges & just take in the view. And...More

Thank Robert V
FCLL, Manager at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Robert V, We are glad that you enjoyed your time dining with us! It is a very relaxing atmosphere daydreaming out the windows to the wonderful mountains and lake surrounding us! We hope you enjoyed the rest of your journey through Banff National Park....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our waitress was great and the appetizers were amazing. We had the Canadian flatbread which I would get again in an instant.

Thank Just_Me_Toronto
FCLL, Manager at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Just_Me_Toronto, Thank you for the review. We are glad that the service and food quality were amazing! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were blessed to have a beautiful window seat overlooking the mystical Lake Louise. We did not have to wait long for a table and when we got into the restaurant, the service was professional and efficient. An excellent waiter and food was absolutely delicious....More

Thank Xanerin
FCLL, Manager at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Xanerin, The butter chicken and vegetarian curry are both very popular dishes, we are very pleased that you enjoyed them so much! The views are the icing on the cake! There isn't a bad seat in the restaurant as all of the windows are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing view by the big windows, overlooking Lake Louise which was still frozen during the time we were there. We went on a weekday late afternoon and it was relatively empty. Didn't have to wait long before we got a table. Thoroughly enjoyed the French...More

Thank JKJY
FCLL, Manager at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JKJY, Thank you for taking the time to review the Lakeview Lounge and thank you for choosing to dine with us. Glad you enjoyed the French onion soup and creme brulee, both wonderful choices! Thank you again for the review and rating. We hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and the view are amazing. Gluten free buns made onsite. The best I’ve ever eaten. Great turkey club and hamburgers are bigger than your mouth. Great service and knowledgeable staff. Would eat here every day.More

Thank lcrib
FCLL, Manager at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear lcrib, We are glad that you had such a wonderful time whilst dining with us! Our gluten free buns are made in house by our talented pastry team! We will be sure to pass on your praise to them. Thank you. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service and the food is always good at this location. Local beer is on tap and the food is good with a twist.

Thank Gerald L
FCLL, Manager at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Gerald L, Glad you enjoyed the food and service. We always have some great local beer on tap for you to try! Thanks again for the review and rating. We hope to have you back again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed my meal at the lakeview lounge. High quality food (lobster mac and cheese), friendly service and beautiful views. Kind of wanted to stay for a few hours.

1  Thank Joel C
FCLL, Manager at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Joel C, We are glad that you enjoyed your meal with us. We would have loved to have you stay for a few more hours! We hope you can return again soon for another wonderful experience!

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doho64
3 July 2016|
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Response from Nellietheelephant59 | Reviewed this property |
Casual wear is fine - we ate dinner straight from an uphill walk (after a quick wash and brushup)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Lake Louise Drive | Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Lake Louise
  • Phone Number: +1 403-522-1601
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Description
One of the most iconic lobby lounges in the Canadian Rockies, the Lakeview Lounge offers a charming and elegant setting to sip on a sophisticated cocktail or an illustrious wine. Sit back, relax and admire the spectacular, world-class views of Lake Louise and Victoria Glacier. The combination of architectural and natural beauty makes for an unforgettable lobby lounge experience in the heart of Banff National Park. Be sure to sample our signature cocktail; the Lakeview Cosmopolitan, that has been a local’s favourite for years. In addition to an extensive cocktail and wine selection, seasonally inspired lunch and dinner menus are available. During the summer months, soak up the fresh mountain air and surrounding beauty from one of the most scenic patios in the Canadian Rockies.
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