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Chef's Studio Japan

709 Main St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B2, Canada
+1 403-609-8383
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“tempura” (10 reviews)
“sushi” (40 reviews)
“piping hot” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
709 Main St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We used to love this place, not anymore. They changed owners and now just another confused Asian restaurant. And not in a good way. The rice was bland!

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Very friendly, outstanding Japanese cuisine. And quick service. Highly recommended for people who want to live healthy.

Thank Tilltales
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Very good sushi and noodle dishes. The best Udon I have had in Canada! Well worth the visit if you need a change from the all too abundant red meat fare in Canmore and Banff.

Thank 3Mississauga
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We went on recommendation from friend who used to live in canmore. Upon arriving, and until we left, staff was super friendly and helpful.... Food unfortunately was very underwhelming. I've eaten a lot of sushi in my days, and this was near the bottom of...More

Thank Dverity
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We love this place! They have the best food in Canmore. We lived in Whistler for 10 years so we know Japanese cuisine. We moved to Canmore 6 months ago and have been trying all the wonderful restaurants this town has to offer. The Chef's...More

Thank Moselle D
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Two staff - the same ones serving our food - spent the entire duration of our meal scraping gunk off the restaurant floor. Sunday evening and only three tables but we all felt it was really offputting. The place in daylight exposes how run down...More

Thank JRB133
Reviewed 5 February 2017

My wife and I finally had a chance to try out a sushi restaurant in Canmore. This was one of three recommendations from trusty ol' Siri and, if I recall, Chef's Studio Japan was rated quite highly relative to the other two. The positives: -...More

Thank capebretonboy
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We really enjoy there boxed lunches. Not so big of a place, feels family like. Kinda of hidden but you can see the signs. Tempura is the best

Thank Pervaiz B
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant, cool food presentation, and great quality of sushi. Had a wonderful time, 10/10.

Thank BandOTown
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Love the staff at this place and the food is great. It is sushi in Canmore so don't expect it to be Vancouver but it's a great choice in this small mountain town. One of the better places in Canmore and very consistent.

Thank Susan R
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 Main St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-609-8383
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