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“Great food and service” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Samurai Sushi Bar and Restaurant

Samurai Sushi Bar and Restaurant
Fairmont Banff Springs | 405 Spray Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L1J4, Canada
+1 403-762-6860
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Ranked #42 of 124 Restaurants in Banff
Price range: $18 - $59
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese, Seafood
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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.
Description: Experience the tastes of Japan at the Samurai Sushi Bar and Restaurant. You will find the freshest and finest sushi and sashimi in town as well as interactive Japanese hot pot dinners such as shabu-shabu and sukiyaki. Take a seat at the Sushi Bar and watch our Chefs work their magic right before your eyes.
Chicago, IL
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Great food and service”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

The sukiyaki was great. The waiting staff was pleasant. The setting is intimate. Perfect after a long day.

Visited August 2013
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  • Japanese first
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English first
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Great Sushi!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We had a great Sushi dinner here. I would strongly recommend reservations well in advance, it's very small and walk ins are next to impossible.

Visited July 2013
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Winnipeg, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
“Excellent Japanese Food / Sushi in Banff”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Small restaurant in the Banff Springs Hotel. Wonderful service. Can recommend several of the appetizers: the miso soup, the edamame, the gomae, vegetable tempura, the grilled sablefish, and the tuna tataki (more peppered than I have seen elsewhere). Delicious fresh sushi negiri: tuna, salmon, hamachi. The spicy tuna roll was also great!

  • Visited August 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Banff, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Omakase me”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Simply the best in Banff. Let the Chef feed you and you'll always try something you've not had before. This is getting better and better all the time. I live in Banff and go as often as I can, which is never often enough. Samurai has "The taste.".

Visited July 2013
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houston
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Sushi in Banff”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

The sushi is great! Service was awesome. A great place to have a drink and a great meal after a day of hiking.

Visited May 2013
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