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“Came here twice in a week” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Earls

Earls
229 Banff Ave., Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A1, Canada
403-762-4414
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Ranked #47 of 132 Restaurants in Banff
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Large groups, Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
La Jolla, California
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40 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Came here twice in a week”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The first time was with my wife, after finding most restaurants were closed after 9 pm. We were glad Earl's was open. Both of us had salmon (since we are in Canada), which was excellent. Came a few days later with a friend (we were attending a conference). Wanted to have salmon again, but the restaurant ran out. I had halibut, which was fine but kind of small portion for its price. The sweet-potato fries were very tasty, however. I like that the restaurant has a special on one of its cocktails everyday.

Visited October 2013
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Sherwood Park
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Earl's in Banff”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Boring atmosphere, possibly needs to redone. Over priced menu for what you get. Salads are anyway. On the upside, Earl's food is pretty good and the entrees are a decent value.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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“Dreary decor and very bland food -- staff not interested”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Upstairs location so not ideal for older clients -very drab interior -could do with some plants and shrubs .

Visited September 2013
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Mill Valley, California
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265 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
“Perfect salad and amazing sweet potato fries!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013 via mobile

A new favorite in Banff! Went for lunch...no wait...delicious food! The special grilled portobello and red pepper sandwich and sweet potato fries were great for my husband. So many fries, he let me nibble too! What a tasty treat...not too salty at all:). My field greens salad was perfect! Friendly service. Great meal. Under 25 bucks...are you kidding me? As vegetarians we actually enjoyed Earls more than the top rated vegetarian restaurant in town. Looking forward to a return and to checking out the Jasper Earls!

Visited October 2013
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New Jersey
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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“Excellent dinners”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Four of us enjoyed different items from the menu. Server was friendly, obviously enjoyed his work, and helpful with any questions.

Visited September 2013
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