We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 102 Canmore Restaurants

The Wood Restaurant and Lounge

838 Main Street, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B7, Canada
403 678 3404
Website
Improve this listing
Reserve with OpenTable
Ranked #57 of 102 Restaurants in Canmore
Price range: $8 - $25
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Canadian
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 8th Avenue
Write a Review

286 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    64
    81
    65
    35
    41
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We came here on a Saturday night and even though there was no line up to get in, we waited 5 minutes to be seated. That should have been our first clue of what was in store for us. It took 45 minutes for our food to arrive and I got my starter at the same time as the entree.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Jasper, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Its good, the food is good, the service is never excellent. the place is always very busy and you always have to wait, sometimes for longer than what should be normal, its almost like they don't have enough staff to keep up with the volume, which is pretty common in a place like Canmore. What keeps me coming back is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Canmore, Canada
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I was expecting better food and service. No Consistency. Start with the drinks. The same drink was served with different ingredients each time. I ordered soup which I end up having a purée and my steak was dry. Table next to us was complaining food being late. Seemed like they had less staff to serve. I don't recommend to anyone... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Just check this restaurant and you'll agree.....Excellent food,service and price...where many locals go.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Battleford, Canada
Top Contributor
163 reviews 163 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We were touring a German exchange student through parts of Albert and B.C. and included Canmore in that trip (a wise choice). When looking for a restaruant for lunch, we were intriqued by the welcoming patio of the Wood Restaurant and there we went. The food was "top notch" and the service matched it. The price was reasonable. We will... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rockford, MN
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Good basic lunch in a nice atmosphere. Nice lunch specials.With several inches of snow we couldn't travel far and this was one of the nicer and upscale spots we found in the business district.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We stopped here on our way to Banff, ready to try a local eatery. Service was a little slow. The crispy ribs appetizer was a plus. Ordered their soup of the day, which was creamy cauliflower, cheese and mushroom soup. I had to send it back. Very unappetizing, gray, blended (no texture or taste) and not hot. Ended up sharing... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saskatoon, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We have eaten here many times, the wait was long and the food was okay not as good as in the past.The outside patio heaters didn't work which was a let down as there were so many people trying to get a table and had to wait outside!The staff weren't very friendly and the service was very slow.Probably won't return... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Took more than 45 minutes to get food. Kids were restless. Didn't refill water. Finally had to ask where the food was. Seemed like there weren't enough servers for the number of tables. Wouldn't come back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Was in town for my birthday. My wife and I thought this would be a great place to go and relax, nothing too fancy that we would have to dress up. the atmosphere was good. However I found the service very disorganized, there was no host and we had to wait for a table when it was clearly half full... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The Wood Restaurant and Lounge also viewed

 
Canmore, Kananaskis Country
Canmore, Kananaskis Country
 

Been to The Wood Restaurant and Lounge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Wood Restaurant and Lounge

Address: 838 Main Street, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B7, Canada
Phone Number: 403 678 3404
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 25
Cuisine: Canadian

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing