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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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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (99 reviews)
“naan” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, Canadian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan 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 561 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I came to the Lakeview Lounge for an early dinner as a hotel guest. The restaurant was about 20% full and there were many window tables available, which I kindly asked if we could be seated at. The hostess stated they were all reserved which...More

Thank klauNZ
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the Fairmont for 2 nights and there were 4 main choices for places to eat (usually 5 - Italian was closed for the season and I didn't include the Deli as it is super casual (open 24 hours). We loved the Lakeview...More

Thank Rich B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely setting with a beautiful view of Lake Louise! Our meals were very good. We had the crab cakes as appetizers which was a treat as I am gluten free. Often hard to accommodate my allergy while traveling, but not here. Several delicious options. I...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate just snacky foods as the Conference we attended supplied our meals but the food was good and of course the view was incredible

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Lounge twice during our stay at the Fairmont. It has a gorgeous view of the lake and is idyllic - the challenge is that it is desperately overcrowded with day-trippers and you have people standing behind you taking pictures, etc which can...More

Thank AK6
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were fortunate to have unusual beautiful weather during our stay at lake Louise (October) and were were able to dine on the patio. We had an unobstructed view of the lake and Victoria glacier. The service was good and the waiting staff friendly and...More

Thank Frank M
FCLL, On behalf of the Lakeview Lounge team at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Frank M, Thank you for taking the time to review the Lakeview Lounge and thank you for choosing to dine with us. We are glad you had beautiful weather whilst here as there is now snow on the ground! The patio is a great...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for lunch and informed that lunch only for hotel guest. So we came back later for a tea. View is good but a bit blocked by those small windows.More

Thank willa w
FCLL, On behalf of the Lakeview Lounge team at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear willa w, Thank you for taking the time to review the Lakeview Lounge and thank you for choosing to dine with us. Out of house guests can absolutely dine with us when availability permits. We do reserve tables to ensure that paying hotel guests...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lounge includes a bar and lounge area, an indoor dining area and an outdoor patio area. Chateau residents get preferred seating. One day we sat in the bar and had some wine while we were planning our next activity. Another day we sat on...More

Thank joeyeatsout
FCLL, On behalf of the Lakeview Lounge team at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear joeyeatsout, Thank you for taking the time to review the Lakeview Lounge and thank you for choosing to dine with us. It can get chilly here in the mountains in the summer, especially towards the end of the season. Hopefully the patio heaters and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten many times over several years at this restaurant. The burgher I ordered took a fairly long time to come and it was simply not hot. The cheese on top had not even melted. When staff member asked how I was enjoying it...More

Thank Whitts15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i had the prime rib sandwich. it was excellent, the service was great, an the view as terrific. had the side caesar salad instead of the fries, it was small and very average.More

Thank peterfenn1
FCLL, On behalf of the Lakeview Lounge team at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear peterfenn1, 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 prime rib sandwich so much! It is quite tasty! Thank you again for the review and...More

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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$16
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
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 8:00 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
  • E-mail
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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