Depending on your itinerary you may want a big breakfast before a day at the ski hill or a long hike, or you may be wanting something quick and a coffee. Here are a few lists that will help you find the right restaurant to fit in your itinerary; open hours are as of Jan 2010:

Something "On the Go"

Buffet Breakfast

  • The Keg Steakhouse & Bar - daily buffet including eggs benny, french toast, pancakes, cereals, and pastries. A la carte options as well
  • The Meatball Pizza & Pasta - daily buffet including omelet station, cereals, and pastries. A la carte options as well
  • The Wildfire Grill - daily buffet, a la carte options as well. Open 6;30 a.m.
  • Tony Roma's - daily buffet, a la carte options as well.
  • Chinook Restaurant in Banff Park Lodge  - breakfast served daily starting at 7:00 a.m.
  • Bow Valley Grill in Fairmont Banff Springs - breakfast buffet daily starting at 7:00 a.m.

Weekend Brunch

Classic North American Breakfast

Non-Traditional Breakfast Options

Hotels that Offer Continental Breakfast

  • The Fox Hotel & Suites - continental breakfast at Chili's Grill & Bar
  • The Banff Aspen Lodge - has a breakfast room
  • Brewster's Mountain Lodge
  • High Country Inn
  • Red Carpet Inn
  • Spruce Grove Inn (summer only)

Hotels with Restaurants that Serve Breakfast

  • Banff Caribou Lodge & Spa - The Keg Steakhouse & Bar (buffet and a la carte)
  • Banff Ptarmigan Inn - The Meatball Pizza & Pasta (buffet and a la carte)
  • The Inns of Banff - Wildfire Grill (buffet and a la carte)
  • The Fox Hotel & Suites - Chili's Grill & Bar (continental breakfast only)
  • Mount Royal Hotel - Tony Roma's (buffet and a la carte) 
  • Delta Banff Royal Canadian Lodge - The Evergreen Restaurant
  • Banff Park Lodge
  • Banff International Hotel
  • The Fairmont Banff Springs - Bow Valley Grill (huge buffet)
  • The Rimrock Resort Hotel
  • High Country Inn (continental breakfast)
  • Red Carpet Inn
  • Buffalo Mountain Lodge

More Great Breakfast Locations

  • Phil's Restaurant
  • Starbucks Coffee
  • Second Cup
  • Subway (downtown)
  • McDonald's