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“Buffet” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Bow Valley Grill

Bow Valley Grill
The Fairmont Banff Springs | 405 Spray Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L1J4, Canada
+1 403-762-6860
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Ranked #18 of 128 Restaurants in Banff
Price range: $28 - $36
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Canadian, Grill, Family Fare
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet
Dining style: Casual 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. The bus stop is located directly outside the front of the hotel on Spray Ave.
Description: Savour the very best in authentic Rocky Mountain cuisine at the Bow Valley Grill - home to our legendary weekend brunch. Enjoy majestic views of Banff National Park in a relaxed family friendly atmosphere that celebrates the spirit of the outdoors, with handcrafted sculptures and tables constructed by local Albertan artisans. An impressive open kitchen provides an opportunity to see our talented chefs in action as they create delectable meals using seasonal organic produce and a focus from farm to table.
Okotoks, Canada
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“Buffet”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2012 via mobile

Great buffet, excellent waiter/server. Lovely atmosphere.

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West Vancouver, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
“Amazing breakfast buffet”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2012

fantastic buffet. great choices, kid friendly. large restaurant.

Visited March 2012
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Kingston, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
“Fantastic breakfast buffet”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

Delicious food cooked to perfection. Normally I'm not a huge fan of buffets but this one was superb. Even the poached eggs were absolutely the best! Lots of variety and everything well cooked.

Visited March 2012
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Calgary, Canada
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“Excellent but pricey”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

Breakfast buffet was excellent although $30 per person

Visited March 2012
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Brisbane, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
“ordinary buffet”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

wonderful servers - pity the food quality (been under the heat lamps too long) let them down

Visited December 2011
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