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“Super Seafood” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Chinook Family Restaurant

Chinook Family Restaurant
222 Lynx Street P.O. Box 2200 | Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1K5 , Canada
1 - 403 - 760 - 3255
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Ranked #61 of 125 Restaurants in Banff
Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: American, Family Fare
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Buffet
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Buffet
Banff, Canada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
“Super Seafood”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

Went to the Seafood buffet with some friends visiting from York, UK. We all had the best experience. Our server Reese was a delight. The food was excellent with never ending crab legs. I am from Nova Scotia so really appricate good seafood considering Alberta is land locked. The sauteed shrimp was amazing. Great moubtain views as we watched the snow fall. Loved it and would recommend to everyone. They do it right!!

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
“Cold Buffet”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Arrived late on Saturday so tried the breakfast buffet in the Chinook situated in the Banff Park Lodge. Very disorganised layout for the food and unfortunately the "hot" buffet was at best tepid. Not good value.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Great evening buffet deal (2 for 1) on until Easter'13”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Price was great- $22 - and the spread and quality of the Friday seafood buffet was exceptional. Also did the Sunday brunch. Price was a little more but well worth it. Chinese buffet on Monday and Southwestern on Thursday.

Visited February 2013
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Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Awesome buffets!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

Great family restaurant and awesome service. Nightly themed buffets and Sunday brunch are the best in town!!

Visited December 2012
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Edmonton, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Sunday brunch”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

Superb selection with every taste imaginable. Need to have a reservation in order to eat. I would highly recommend this to everyone as the town of Banff attends this brunch

Visited November 2012
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