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All 77 Jasper Restaurants

The Pines Restaurant

Pyramid Lake Road, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
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Ranked #21 of 77 Restaurants in Jasper
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Canadian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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edmonton ab
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9 reviews 9 reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

My husband had the thanksgiving dinner, with the duck as an entree. He said everything was great. I had the caesar salad as an appetizer, which was huge and delicious. I chose the elk as an entree. I found it " chewy". I mentioned this to the server, who was very apologetic. She said she'd mention it to the chef... More

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Comox, Canada
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240 reviews 240 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Terrific menu with elk and boar, fun desserts (loved the chocolate pyramid). We stayed at the resort fo also enjoyed an excellent breakfast variety with delicious crepes and banana bread french toast! Excellent serving staff, international youth enjoying Canada and on work visas. And the ambiance, great. A spectacular view of the mountain behind Pyramid Lake. If I lived in... More

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Longmont, Colorado
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had heard good things about the Pines, but it was disappointing. While the view of the lake was wonderful, the food was just OK and our server was just going through the motions. The boar steak took inordinately long to arrive at our table, and when I told the waitress it was too rare (it had been ordered, on... More

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Danville, California
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91 reviews 91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The minute we arrived here another couple from Germany said that they knew we would enjoy our meal because they had dined here the night before and were returning. The location is so lovely and it is a joy to find a restaurant that matches the beauty of Jasper. The bread was amongst the best I have ever eaten so... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My family and I always enjoy eating game in a restaurant, as I don't cook it much at home. My recently ate here for dinner and were very impressed with the entire meal. The restaurant is in a beautiful location with all the windows overlooking Pyramid Lake. It is less than 6 km from the main part of Jasper and... More

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Edmonton, Alberta
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The food here is very, very good. The portions are well sized and dishes have such great flavor! The atmosphere and view make it even better. Service was great too! Definitely recommend.

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Calgary, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Through our weekend trip, we were a tad disappointed in what Jasper had to offer in terms of the dining scene, so for our last meal, breakfast on the holiday Monday, we decided to go to Pines, since, if the food was just as bland and average as most of the other places, at least we would have a nice... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We couldn't decide where to eat so went up to Pyramid Lake for a drive. Dropped in at The Pines Restaurant and didn't have a reservation. Had no problem getting in. Had the beef tenderloin and it was fantastic. The meat was so tender you could cut it with a fork. The best meal I had while in Jasper.

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Red Deer
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63 reviews 63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We decided to travel up the Pyramid Lake road to this great dining room for the view and sunset but stayed for the great food. This was the first time e have had shrimp wrapped in wild boar bacon and we are now huge fans. And the elk strips on skewers were excellent. For the main meal, we tried the... More

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Canmore, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Great food and friendly staff. The prices were reasonable, especially the breakfasts. They also serve excellent coffee.

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