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Bear's Den Pub

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600 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H8, Canada
403-762-4581
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Relaxing casual experience

Great comfy casual atmosphere with friendly staff. Food is from the same menu as Wildfire Grill. The steak sandwich cooked just right. Nachos portion was huge. There are pool tables and TV right at the bar. Nice to eat and watch highlights of Stampede on the Saturday night we visited. Currently... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
Sylvia L
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Edmonton, Canada
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Ontario
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I ordered a green salad for lunch and it was 9.99. Coffee was 3.50. They have a variety of burgers but they are expensive.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Great comfy casual atmosphere with friendly staff. Food is from the same menu as Wildfire Grill. The steak sandwich cooked just right. Nachos portion was huge. There are pool tables and TV right at the bar. Nice to eat and watch highlights of Stampede on the Saturday night we visited. Currently they are only open Friday and Saturday.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Nice atmosphere but wish they had the fireplace going. Lodge bar feel with live a caustics folky music. Very nice place to sit and relax on a Friday evening.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

It is double peppered so be aware of that before ordering. Otherwise the food was great and our servers were fantastic which is saying something as it was our server's last day. (we came at the end of the season.)

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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Only one server/bartender on staff. Three tables of hockey teams in the pub this night. It did take a long time to be served.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

The food was great but really slow coming from the shared kitchen. When we talked to "Ron" the manager all he could manage to do is make excuses when all it would have took was an apology and tell us he would take if it. Rather than deal with our issues he kept ketting the young waitress deal with us... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Friendly staff...good food...live music played. Pool table available. Great Service with the wait staff.

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Open Friday & Saturday with Live entertainment on sat. We had Shay playing when we stayed and he even played Hotel California for us, it was great:) Staff and food was terrific:)

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Carleton Place, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We stayed at the Inns of Banff in February. In the basement of this hotel is the Bear's Den Pub. It was a cute little pub, decorated nicely to fit an outdoorsman type theme. We went down on the first night (a Thursday) and it was pretty quiet. We had a couple drinks and played some pool. On the Friday... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

A lovely, cosy bar under the Inns of Banff. The staff are always fantastic and can not do enough to make your visit comfortable. The beer selection is very good and the food menu is enough to please everyone. It has a nice family atmosphere and a great place to socialize or catch the game. Also has a great jukebox... More 

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Additional Information about Bear's Den Pub

Address: 600 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H8, Canada
Phone Number: 403-762-4581
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
Average Prices: USD 9 to 22
Cuisine: Pub, Canadian

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  • Address: 600 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: 403-762-4581

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 to 22
  • Cuisine: Pub, Canadian

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