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Baker Creek Bistro

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Bar, International, Bistro, Canadian
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Bow Valley Parkway, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
403-522-2182
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Outdoor seating
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 72
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious meal in a cozy and beautiful setting

We have been coming to Baker Creek on our company ski trip for three years and we are never disappointed. The service in the restaurant and pub is friendly and accommodating, the menu is fantastic, and the food is delicious. This year was no different - the restaurant staff took excellent care of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Mossy714
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Calgary, Canada
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Outdoor seating
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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153 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

We have been coming to Baker Creek on our company ski trip for three years and we are never disappointed. The service in the restaurant and pub is friendly and accommodating, the menu is fantastic, and the food is delicious. This year was no different - the restaurant staff took excellent care of us and we had a wonderful time.... More 

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Northern Alberta
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

This past New Years Eve we spent in this Bistro. We had a 5 Course/Wine Pairing Meal. The evening was wonderful, food was delicious, would definitely do it again.

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Calgary, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

A weekend away last winter and again this year at Baker Creek. Great location to get to the ski hills and trails and very comfy accommodation. We weren't overwhelmed with the food in the bistro last year and chalked it up to expectations.. The reviews have been raving. Again, this year, food okay but not awesome and quite pricey. The... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is an amazing restaurant. The food was incredible and the service bar none. Even if you are not staying at the Lodge, you should stop and eat here. You wont' regret it!!

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Burlington, Canada
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115 reviews 115 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

The bistro continued our romantic two days at the Baker Creek Mountain Resort. The staff was friendly but discrete making one feel looked after but not "bombarded", or in the way. The food was excellent.

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San Diego, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I can't remember what the menu said, but they have fries with melted cheese curd, loaded with duck confit then covered in maple jus... Its like you die and go to heaven with every bite. Have a Banff coffee too... Smiles all around... I wonderful little bistro in the woods. I will probably stay here next time just to be... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This restaurant is about a 15 minute drive from Lake Louise south on the Bow Valley Parkway, but certainly worth the drive. The location is remote, in a good way, and the food and ambiance are exceptional. We actually went twice - it was that good. The wild boar chop and rabbit were excellent - but the tamer fare is... More 

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Calgary
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

Nigel Walker and his staff created the most delicious meal for us on New Year's Eve! The oven roasted halibut with beet broth moat was simply divine. My braised chicken was so full of flavour. The portions were perfect. Wonderful with the wine pairings. Hope to return soon, for the spring menu and a bit of spring skiing. Thanks Baker... More 

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Abu Dhabi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Good service and good food but somewhat pricey. Tables too close together and heating turned up way too high..

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Canada
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We stayed in the Lounge for dinner. My wife decided on "Wild Boar Pork Chop" and I went for "Beer Braised Bison Short Ribs". This tender succulent meat falls off the bone. Every bite just melts in your mouth. And that pint of "Grumpy Bear Honey Wheat" was going down so smoothly. And, of course, Kelsie. She was very friendly,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Bow Valley Parkway, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Lake Louise
  • Phone Number: 403-522-2182

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 35
  • Cuisine: Bar, International, Bistro, Canadian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?