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208 Caribou Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
(403) 762-4000
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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Maybe, just maybe my expectations were high due to other reviews on TripAdvisor. But sadly I have nothing positive to say about this place. From the moment we waited too long to be seated things just went down hill. Services was terrible due to the lake of communication & even awareness for... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed February 15, 2015
K-L B
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Kamloops, Canada
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Kamloops, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Maybe, just maybe my expectations were high due to other reviews on TripAdvisor. But sadly I have nothing positive to say about this place. From the moment we waited too long to be seated things just went down hill. Services was terrible due to the lake of communication & even awareness for customers. The restaurant was not busy, however there... More 

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Richmond Hill, Ontario
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I like the Ramen (noodles), especially in a cold winter evening, which warms my heart and soul. Speedy service with friendly staff. The Asparagus roll is also unique.

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Santa Monica, California, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I am a Sushi and Japanese restaurant snob and am very critical -- all I can say is that this place is superb! The sashimi is extremely fresh. The uni (sea urchin) terrific. The salmon eggs perfect. The house saki great. The small dishes and rolls well done! I loved this place and went back twice. Prices are very reasonable.... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Went here for dinner on a Saturday night (after 7). Not a lot of customers, speedy service, and decent food. It was perfect after a busy day of touring around.

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Always fresh, always fun and of course always great sushi. A small cozy location...worth waiting for a spot at the edge of the train ...select your favourite sushi from the train as it loops around the chef. Intriguing watching the sushi being created.

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Banff
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74 reviews 74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I've been living in Banff for the past 2 years and I used to love this place. The portion size is small but it's quite cheap and the flavor is good. Until,,, I recommended it to some people, who I needed to impress, and Sushi Bistro disappointed them. The customers ordered food, waited for 45 minutes, and asked the server... More 

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Golden
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We have eaten here many times now and every single time the sushi is as fresh as can be, and we are talking sashimi, not just rolls. The tea is also the most toasty delicious rice greaan tea you ever drank. When we are in Banff we are almost always exerting ourselves somehow, whether hiking, biking, or skiing, and time... More 

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Went here for the first time last night and will definitely be back! The choice was very good and reasonably priced. The miso soup was delicious as were the spicy salmon rolls, gyoza and veg tempura. It also tells you how many calories you are eating which is actually quite interesting and made me think a little bit more on... More 

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Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Tried this place for the first time back in July and will definitely go back. The sushi rolls were very nice and fresh but the salmon sashimi pieces were a little bit too thin. The service was a little bit slow, we had to wait for a little while to be seated and there was nobody to greet us when... More 

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Edmonton
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54 reviews 54 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Decent Japanese food with different sushi and rolls. Does not have the typical Japanese rich or noodle dishes, except for one Ramen dish (which was sold out when we were there).

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 208 Caribou Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: (403) 762-4000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese

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