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Head Smashed-In Cafeteria

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PO Box 746, Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0, Canada
(403) 553-2188
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • 6
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  • 8
    Very good
  • 6
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Head Smashed in Cafeteria

We really liked the bison burgers. The facility is clean and well run. Also, the gift shop had lots of memorabilia.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
sheila2646
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Lethbridge, Canada
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21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Lethbridge, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We really liked the bison burgers. The facility is clean and well run. Also, the gift shop had lots of memorabilia.

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Lethbridge, Canada
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The food is very good and the prices are very affordable. There is even buffalo stew and buffalo chili.

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Granum
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

As the title suggest, the menu is limited. Food served is mediocre. They need to offer more variety.

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Unity, Saskatchewan, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This cafe style eatery was clean, but service was slow. My stew was lukewarm, but had good flavor. The bannock might have been made a couple of days ago as it was dry. My husband's buffalo burger was very good. Prices were high enough for what you got. (a small plate of onion rings was 6.95)

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Lethbridge, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The Tacos were so tasty. While visiting the site we were also treated to a sample of Berry soup. Yummy!!! Servers were friendly and place was clean. There were other foods available, I just prefer the Tacos when I can get them.

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Nelson, NZ
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The cafe had a limited menu on the day we visited but the food was tasty and well priced. We enjoyed the soup and burgers.

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Dartmouth, United Kingdom
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107 reviews 107 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

I had lunch at the end of my visit and sampled my first buffalo burger and it was very tasty.The service was quick and efficient and there was room for 50 or so in the cafeteria area which served a variety of fast foods quickly and efficiently.

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Calgary, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Buffalo wrap and buffalo stew were excellent. Simple fare, for a quick bite, but sufficient choices.

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

The menu at Head-Smashed-In Cafe might appear simple, but the flavors and variety in the food are incredible. As someone who is rather health conscious, I was truly impressed with the healthy options on the menu (garden salads, wraps, sweet potato fries, yogurt parfait). The cafe also plays on the “native theme” with menu items such as Buffalo burgers, Buffalo... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

We thought the Indian historical site was pretty cool and stopped here for some food. If you like burgers you will love their deluxe bison burger, it is one of the best I have ever had. The wait staff were really helpful and food came out in a timely fashion. We didn't try anything else on the menu but you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: PO Box 746, Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Fort Macleod
  • Phone Number: (403) 553-2188
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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