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“Great stop for lunch” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Squish Sandwich Cellar

Squish Sandwich Cellar
211 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B4 , Canada
403 985 5000
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Ranked #24 of 122 restaurants in Banff
Cuisines: Canadian
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Calgary, AB
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Great stop for lunch”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We stopped into Banff heading east to Calgary for lunch. Seemed weird to head down into the basement on a sunny winter day but were really pleased we did. We ordered and paid for our order at the counter then sat in a comfortable booth. A super street scene mural covers the wall of the entire room from one end to the other. My Thai style soup, I didn't catch what they called it, was really delicious. My partner said the same of his smoked salmon sandwich. The staff were friendly and even went to the store to buy more milk because they didn't have enough to quite fill his glass. The menu is short and what we saw the other diners looked just as good as our choices. We recommend this little place and will definitely return.

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  • English first
  • German first
  • Japanese first
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English first
Edmonton, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Great Montreal smoked meat sandwich!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We were drawn to this cute little sandwich shop by the delicious smell. We ordered a Montreal smoked meat and triple decker sandwich. Both were delicious, but the Montreal smoked meat was a standout. Super tender and melt in your mouth goodness. Though the sandwiches may be a little pricey, they are delicious and worth every penny. I don't mind paying more for good quality food. Next time we will try the Rueben.

  • Visited February 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Kitchener, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Surprising and inviting”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We were surprised when we enter this establishment. Expected it to be small and quaint. It was very spacious and casual. The service was very friendly and the staff explained what you were getting for your dollar. Although the prices may seem a bit expensive after getting your sandwich you realize they are worth the price. The seating is very comfortable and has that homey environment. Nice place to sit back, relax, enjoy your sandwich and a little chit chat. The only thing missing was some TV's to watch some sporting events but I am sure that will change some time soon.

Visited September 2013
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Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Best Sandwich I've Ever Had!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Delicious and well priced. That's it, EAT THERE! Highly recommend this place, best food we've had in Banff, and cheapest.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Mesa, Arizona
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
“Second as good as the first”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We loved the sandwiches so much the first time around, we came back another day for lunch and had the same! Our party of 5 had the triple decker, italian panini, montreal smoked meat (2) and a vanilla shake. LOVED them, the best meal we had in Banff, twice. Atmosphere was cool and relaxed, with free WiFi. A bit more expensive than other sandwich fare, but well worth the price.

  • Visited December 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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