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The Market Bistro

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French, Bar, Coffee Shop, Bistro
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102, 75 Dyrgas Gate, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0A6, Canada
+1 403-675-3006
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 26
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    Very good
  • 2
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  • 3
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  • 4
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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
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The menu is simple and the food is delicious and fresh. I ordered al prosciutto pizza and it was very good. Service was excellent. Chef came to have a chat with us. Prices are good for the mountain resort town. Thoroughly recommended.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
akravitz2015
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Canmore, Canada
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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43 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Northern Alberta
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This was a Lovely place to eat. Genuinely NICE people work there. Both our meals were delicious. Very nice indoor and outdoor setting. As the weather is getting nicer, outdoor patio would be a wonderful place to spend an afternoon or evening. Would definitely visit there again.

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Canmore, Canada
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68 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The menu is simple and the food is delicious and fresh. I ordered al prosciutto pizza and it was very good. Service was excellent. Chef came to have a chat with us. Prices are good for the mountain resort town. Thoroughly recommended.

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Canmore, Canada
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77 reviews 77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We went to this establishment as part of the Canmore Uncorked. We had a 3 course meal at a incredible price, the service was very good and the food even better. We will be back to this restaurant for sure.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I'm a semi-regular. I love dropping by the Market Bistro for lunch, coffee and treats, or for a pleasurable evening out with supper and live entertainment. The food is reliably good and usually *great*, service is always friendly, and I really enjoy the casual, homey atmosphere, paintings on the walls, and the blend of patrons (from young & old to... More 

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Calgary
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47 reviews 47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

Okay, it's not Michelin 2 Star, but it's such a great little bistro it's worth venturing to the south end of Canmore to check it out instead of just the downtown restaurants. Tapas are always a solid bet, as are the soups, flatbread pizzas and specials. A pretty short wine list but there's a great wine store just next door.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This cozy bistro nestled at the foot of the three sisters mountains is a welcoming place to go. The coffee's locally roasted and the food is really fresh and delicious; whether you're meeting up for a healthy lunch after an adventure in the mountains, a candlelit dinner on the weekend, or if your even looking to organize a party. Theres... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I've come here a couple times for lunch and have enjoyed the food, but the servings are small for the price. The owner is originally from France and cooks great french food. I really liked the meatball sandwich and pulled pork. The specials are also usually good. Good service and nice staff. The wine store beside it is owned by... More 

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Golden, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Attending nearby clinic, in desperate need of morning coffee on a regular Tuesday morning. Staff inside sizing, door open but was told they are closed. Couldn't even get a cup of coffee to go. Disappointed. Caffeine withdrawal.

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3SistersMarket, Owner at The Market Bistro, responded to this review

We are truly sorry if you couldn't get your amount of caffeine needed last morning, but Tuesday is our ONLY day off and we were actually in a meeting when you walked in, we hope to see you again any days but Tuesdays. Sincerely, Anthony Chef/Owner More 

Canmore, Alberta, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The Market Bistro is our #1 favorite Canmore restaurant. Chef Anthony's weekend specials are truly delectable. The freshness and quality of the meals are tops.

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Calgary
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64 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Hubby and I decided to take a drive to Canmore on a lovely fall day for lunch and a mountain drive. A Canmore resident suggested the Market Bistro is we wanted to get away from the crowds of downtown. We were pleasantly surprised to find this little hidden gem. We sat on the patio sipping wine and beer soaking in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 102, 75 Dyrgas Gate, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-675-3006

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 20
  • Cuisine: French, Bar, Coffee Shop, Bistro

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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