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“Small town service, big city taste!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of La Belle Patate

La Belle Patate
Bay #4, 102 Boulder Crescent, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1L2, Canada
+1 403-678-0077
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Ranked #9 of 103 Restaurants in Canmore
Cuisines: Canadian
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Description: Great selection of Poutines made with fresh squeaky cheese curds, double cooked fries and a delicious vegetable based gravy. Old fashioned Montreal smoked meat sandwich served on rye with a side of kosher pickle :) Aged Alberta beef subs. Moist, Steamed dogs, dressed to perfection :) Authentic Colt Spruce Beer Come and get a taste of home :D
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Small town service, big city taste!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013 via mobile

Wonderful food with plenty of menu choice. The staff are always friendly and very welcoming. You can tell they appreciate your business! Should be on "you gotta eat here"!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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  • German first
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English first
Edmonton, AB
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
“Poutine poutine!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Friend says this is the REAL deal, just like Montreal poutine! AND already wants to go back for more!
The burger was great as were the veggie poutine and the chicken/peas poutine.
I am not a big poutine fan BUT i did enjoy this/ converted.
Busy place...friendly service, owner was helping clearing tables and taking orders to tables & take out orders were steady.
Located in the industrial area of Canmore. Look for it! Worth it!

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Calgary, Canada
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“Amazing food, owners and staff make you feel like family!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013 via mobile

Always a pleasure. Brought my fiancé for her first time, she was hesitant about adding anything to poutine, however she is firmly a believer!
It's nice coming in and being remembered as the guy who always wears canucks gear!
Thanks guys, stand out bunch!
'Ian' 'meat lovers' and 'Smoked meat' are my favorites!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Calgary, Canada
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“The best poutine and burgers in Alberta.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

Squeaky cheese curds, juicy home made patties, coming back to try a smoked meat sandwich. Merci Uncle Tom

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“A great authentic poutine experience in Canmore”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

We stumbled upon La Belle Patate while searching for a quick lunch while in Canmore. It was everything we expected. The traditional poutine was excellent. You can select your portion size for the poutine, which is nice, as my wife and I shared one. The Montreal smoked meat sandwich was very good and filling.

It seems to be a very popular place on a weekend at lunch, so be prepared to wait for a place to sit, and also for your food.

We will definitely be returning!

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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