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Mount Burgess Dining Room

Emerald Lake Lodge, 1 Emerald Lake Road, Field, British Columbia V0A 1G0, Canada
250-343-6321
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Ranked #5 of 6 restaurants in Field
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Aug 26, 2013
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
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Shropshire, UK
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63 reviews 63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

The front part of this dining room overlooks the lake and makes this one of the most beautiful places to eat in the world. The food was the best it has been in any of the 4 visits that we have made to the lodge and most dishes that we selected were really delicious, the others were "just" nice. Unfortunately,... More

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Lethbridge, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

It's nice when the warm dinner rolls come with soft vs. hard butter. The minestrone (12) was good but maybe too heavy with fresh tomato. The Pacific halibut was a generous piece, in a nice saffron beurre-blanc sauce, on a bed of couscous, but a bit pricey (34). Very nice fresh vegetables but I'd like more of them. The peach... More

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Alberta, Canada
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120 reviews 120 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013 via mobile

We were staying for a special weekend and as repeat visitors were looking forward to it. Well dinner Friday and breakfast Saturday were very good and our servers were great. But and it's a big BUT Sunday breakfast was a disaster both from a meal quality and the server was one of the worst I've ever had!! We decided to... More

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Logan, Utah
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

We were able to eat here for both dinner (our wedding dinner) and for three breakfasts. The service definitely goes up a notch for the dinner. We had our own host (Ben) who could tell you where every meat, berry, vegetable came from. He was very knowledgeable (with foods and wines) and seemed to love what he does.The appetizers were... More

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Calgary, AB
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

High quality, well cooked dinner items and knowledgeable staff. Excellent wine list and cocktails.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

The food was faultless. A great choice on the menu, superbly cooked and seasoned and helpful, friendly service. Excellent, although very expensive - but definitely worth it if you are celebrating something special!

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Thingwall, Wirral. England
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2011 via mobile

Having visited Emerald Lake 28yrs ago to take photos , I was really looking forward to staying here and experencing good food . ( I will review the lodge in another review , this is for food only ) we booked but didn't need to as there were only 6 other couples in the restaurant and ordered a bottle of... More

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Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

Make sure to take a lot of money, even for 2 people.

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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

Good choice of food available from the menu, sometimes servers not up to speed with info about meals.

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brooklyn
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2010

I treated myself to dinner here after hiking to the Mount Stephan Fossil Bed....and it was one of the best meals I have ever eaten! Meats cooked to perfection. Delicious. Great service. So good I went back again two night later.....for seconds. :) It's been three years...I hope to get back to the Rockies again someday and go to this... More

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