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“Food was good” 4 of 5 stars
Review of The Maple Leaf

The Maple Leaf
137 Banff Ave., Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1C8, Canada
403-760-7680
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Ranked #8 of 132 Restaurants in Banff
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Canadian
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Good for: Doing business, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Caribou Street
Key West
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Food was good”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

The food was good, but pricey, and their signature dish - salmon iwith maple syrup was a bit too sweet. It would have been better glazed with maple syrup instead of swimming in it.
Thje service was a litle less friendly than in some other restaurants in Banff.

Visited January 2013
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Calgary, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Yum!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

The special was interesting and yummy, but very pricey. The service here is great. The decor could use an update

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Calgary
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
“good location”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

The Maple Leaf is right on the corner in the middle of Banff, and is a great location. The menu has a good diversity for a lunch menu, and the food is always good. The service is usually friendly and professional.

Visited January 2013
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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“Better than average”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Lively place on a Friday night. Make sure you book.

Busy on this particular night, so the service wasn't excactly brilliant, but they were all trying hard.
Decent wine list, warm bread to dip whilst you are browsing menu.
Perfectly cooked New York steak with the 3 biggest scallops I've ever seen on the side.
Apple crusted Pork tenderloin was a nice cut served among a killer apple sauce. Very Good.
Creme Brulee and Chocolate & Peanut Butter Fudge cake to finish, all homemade, all delicious, all well presented.

Cost about $140 including drinks and tip for the pair of us.

Better quality food than Earls, Keg type thing.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Melbourne, Australia
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Fantastic”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

Booked this restaurant after disappointing experiences at other venues in Banff ( magpie pie and stump, the keg -downtown) and in hope of a memorable evening.
we weren't disappointed ...unique and interesting menu, gracefully presented and cooked to perfection. A delight and must do for all visitors to Banff. Excellent service from our server John C and friendly welcome from maitre d' on arrival.
Absolutely recommended..... Wish we had found earlier in our vacation.

  • Visited January 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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