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Nourish Vegetarian Bistro

110, 211 Bear Street | Bison Courtyard, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L1B4, Canada
+1 403-760-3933
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Ranked #5 of 125 Restaurants in Banff
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Vegetarian, Bistro
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Nourish is dedicated to offering a tapas style service with dishes intended as a unique taste experience. A beautiful variety of organic savory and sweet dishes designed with the concept of sharing in mind. We handpick all of our ingredients and make everything fresh to order. The eclectic Decor and enchanting atmosphere provide a quaint, relaxing experience, bringing intimacy back into the eating experience. A visit here nourishes the mind and soul as much as it feeds the body. We share a passion for food and a commitment to delivering excellence.
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Toronto, Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Last time I was in Banff a few years ago, I visited this restaurant and was very impressed. Their location changed to another street downtown Banff and it is still one of my favourite restauants to go to. My husband and I are not vegetarians. We just enjoy good food. Their dishes are innovative and delicious. The portions are very... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

We had dinner here during our visit to Banff. The food was really creative and tasty. The Nachos with 27 ingredients were a taste adventure. The concept is very interesting, as all main dishes are designed to be shared. Unfortunately there were some flaws, which negatively impacted the overall impression. The dishes are meant to be served each at a... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

We wanted a hot, gluten free ,vegan meal we could eat on the way out of town. Very glad we decided to look in on Nourish to see if they had takeout, because we were indeed able to order a takeout Mac n Cheese dish that was more than adequate in amount and very delicious. Would definitely return, although the... More

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Calgary
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Had a very nice lunch at Nourish in Banff. We were not particularly looking for a vegetarian restaurant but we came across Noursih and it looked nice, was fairly busy and had an interesting menu. I had a very good macaroni and cheese - it was really delicious with great quinoa pasta. My wife had a grilled pear and brie... More

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Red Deer, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We chose to try this after our vegetarian daughter recommended it. Their outgoing phone message says they only take reservations for six or over. Their entrance way has some signs about max number allowed in the area and the rest have to wait outside. It seemed a little odd. Ten minutes or so to get a table. Our waitress was... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

Nourish is going to be closed within a year. That's what we predict based on the 12 minutes we spent sitting at the bar waiting to eat lunch on holiday Monday of the Thanksgiving long weekend. Do yourself a favour and stop reading all of the 5 star reviews convincing yourself to eat here. Read the truth about how bland... More

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My husand and I are both vegetarians and always have been. We were quite disappointed with Nourish - the food that was put together had strange concoctions and the ingredients didnt really go together very well. Example, their Nachos with 27 ingredients (no other like it in the galaxy they say), (with strawberries + many other random ingredients) - it... More

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British Columbia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Unfortunately we did not enjoy the entire meal. The first dish served (King Kong Noodles) was absolutely delicious. The second dish was their signature Lasagne which had spent too long in the oven and had an 1/8" burnt bottom which flavored the whole dish and the noodles were very overcooked. We were asked how we enjoyed our first dish but... More

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We were recommended this restaurant by staff on an Alaskan cruise believe it or not ! We then forgot the name but the minute I asked about Vegetarian food on arrival in Banff at least 3 people came up to me and said we had to go here and they were not vegetarian . I can see why .The food... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I et confirm, this restaurant is qexcellent and the bartender Sam, very professional and he knows about wines! So good!!!

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