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Mount Burgess Dining Room

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Emerald Lake Lodge, 1 Emerald Lake Road, Field, Yoho National Park, British Columbia V0A 1G0, Canada
250-343-6321
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very nice restaurant with beautiful view and vibe

We enjoyed our dinner at Mount Burgess Dining Room. With stunning views all around, lovely soft music in the background made this a very pleasant dining. My husband loved his meal, I did less, but in general it was a very wonderful experience.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
LoveMaui57
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Calgary, Canada
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English first
Calgary, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed our dinner at Mount Burgess Dining Room. With stunning views all around, lovely soft music in the background made this a very pleasant dining. My husband loved his meal, I did less, but in general it was a very wonderful experience.

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Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Our meals were fantastic- the chicken was an 11/10!! The service was very pleasant and complimented a great dining experience. The meals cost were slightly on the higher side - but were generous in size and in our opinion - very good value. The dinner was so good we had to have breakfast the next day - the buffet had... More 

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Field, BC
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Beautiful vegetarian options, and my husband loved the beef tenderloin. The vinaigrette was light and lovely. This meal is fine dining.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

One morning we had pancakes during our stay here. They were tiny and not worth the cost. The next morning we had a big egg breakfast. Most of it was good, except the elk sausage which was dry and burnt. That morning a person at our table ordered pancakes and received ones twice the size from the previous day. Overall... More 

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Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Had a variety of appetizers for our dinner and all exceeded expectation. Scallops were delicious. Charcuterie plate was a highlight.

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Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We had dinner at the Mount Burgess dining room. The meal and service was top notch. Fresh and well prepared. A must when visiting Emerald Lake Lodge.

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Shropshire, UK
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74 reviews 74 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 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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71 reviews 71 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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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183 reviews 183 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 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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25 reviews 25 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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  • Address: Emerald Lake Lodge, 1 Emerald Lake Road, Field, Yoho National Park, British Columbia V0A 1G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Yoho National Park  >  Field
  • Phone Number: 250-343-6321

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