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“Such a perfect anniversary dinner!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Banffshire Club, The

Banffshire Club, The
Fairmont Banff Springs | 405 Spray Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
+1 403-762-6860
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Ranked #65 of 122 restaurants in Banff
Price range: $47 - $88
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Transit: There is a bus service run by the town which runs approximately every 40 minutes into Banff. Fare is $2.00 per person. The bus operates daily from 6:35 a.m. until 11:15 p.m. See the concierge desk for a town bus schedules which are subject to change without notice.
Description: Join us at the Banffshire Club for a modern approach to the traditional steakhouse dining experience, featuring culinary classics including fine steaks, chops and Ocean Wise certified seafood. The cornerstone of Executive Chef jW Foster's menu is Alberta beef, skillfully prepared on a Maplewood charcoal grill, and accompanied by a selection of delicious sides. Guests can also savour the flavours of regionally sourced bison, elk and venison. With its warm surroundings, innovative cuisine and extensive wine list, Banffshire Club is a prime destination for a memorable steakhouse dining experience.
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“Such a perfect anniversary dinner!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I chose the banffshire club for our anniversary dinner. What a superb choice! Everything from the service to the food was absolutely perfect. Our server was wonderful, he was professional, knowledgable and fun! All the staff really pull together for the ultimate experience. The food was amazing, we started with glasses of crystal from the champagne cart which were wonderful. Our meals were delicious, expertly cooked and beautifully presented. The wine list is amazing, very large selection of fine wines from all around the world. We have dinned all around the world and were not let down here. We really enojoyed our evening at the banffshire and will definitely return.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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St. Albert
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Wonderfull dinning experiance”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

While the meal was slightly more expensive it was a dinning experience one should try at least once in their life! The food was mouth wateringly delicious and the wine selection was remarkable.

Visited December 2012
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Halifax, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
“Sublime Dining”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

A very fancy place. Food and service was impeccable, but VERY formal. Trio of desserts was excellent; as was the cheese cart, and getting chocolates with the bill was a nice touch. Set in such a picturesque place it made the experience of visiting the Bow Valley area complete.

Visited February 2012
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Calgary, Canada
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31 restaurant reviews
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
“Luxury - Fine Food and Expensive Wines”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

A very select restaurant for guests with more discerning tastes, a smaller appetite and large wallets. No prices are shown on the menus. I ordered the fois gras which was the best I have ever tasted and I have eaten all over the world. Then the Roast Goose also very good. We were shown the Champagne cart and my husband ordered us a glass each of Bollinger. When the bill came each glass was $125 more than the food! Be careful and ask the prices unless it does not matter to you! That said a very good restaurant and we will return!

Visited December 2012
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“Amazing New Year's Eve dinner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013 via mobile

I went here with my bf and another couple for New Year's Eve and the night was simply amazing. I've always wanted to try a seven course meal and it exceeded all of our expectations!
All courses were delish and we ate everything off our plates. We didn't leave hungry or stuffed, it was perfect. The service was amazing and everything flowed. Supper took 2.5 hours approximately.
Supper per person was $175.00 but if you wanted wine paired with each course it was $400.00 pp.

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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