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Chez Francois Restaurant

1604 2 Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1M8, Canada
+1 403-678-6111
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (46 reviews)
“crepes” (77 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (85 reviews)
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French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1604 2 Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1M8, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our server at a restaurant in Calgary told us we must stop in Canmore on our way to Banff NP for breakfast at Chez Francois and I am glad she did! The eggs bene (many to choose from) were delicious; the hollandaise was perfect and...More

Thank RhondaMathis
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great selection of breakfast food for an acceptable price (for Canmore). Always a treat to visit while I'm in town.

Thank MRoss89
Reviewed 1 week ago

This bright restaurant offers excellent breakfast choices, and the food is house-made, fresh and delicious. The omelette was light and not greasy, the fruit salad was freshly cut up, and they are flexible if you want to replace the potatoes with more fruit instead. Service...More

2  Thank CharlotteKelowna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this restaurant so much we went twice. Great eggs Benedict. The service was really good. Being gluten free to was nice to be able to have a full menu.

Thank Joan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited when a sizeable coach trip group were already there for breakfast. Far from impacting the service, we were offered the additional option of sharing the breakfast buffet that had been laid on for them. Having seen the amazing range of options on the...More

Thank Mrs_Padders
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chez Francoise is my go to restaurant for breakfast, lunch with the girls or date night with my husband. I have never had a bad meal there

Thank Pallin70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went as a group of 16 for breakfast. Service was fast and efficient and the food was delicious! Will definitely visit again.

Thank CharlieX24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family of 8 with very different styles of eating breakfast. Being from the southern US some wanted a big breakfast with eggs, hash browns, and toast, and pancakes. Others in the group wanted oatmeal with yogurt and fruit. This place met everyone's expectations. The platter...More

Thank Dyna52
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We were told this is the best breakfast in town. That was the truth!!! So many options to choose from. Eventually had the benne and crepe combo. The spinach and feta cheese bene was good, as was the apple and Brie cheese crepe. Such a...More

Thank OC345
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I've not been to Chez Francois for quite some time now but I can't wait until I can return next year. I've been fortunate enough to travel much of the world, and this restaurant remains in my memory as the best I've ever experienced. From...More

Thank Marilyn H
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5 February 2015|
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Response from Sylvie g | Property representative |
the general policy for breakfast reservation there is on first come first serve. the pick hours on weekend seems to be 10 am to 12:30 where you can expect a 10 min. wait. they have 120 seats... Staff are really... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$47
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1604 2 Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1M8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-678-6111
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