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Vistas Dining Room


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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All reviews breakfast banff centre lunch and dinner self service great buffet professional development each morning fine dining theme workshop participants allergies bistro veggies servers
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Reviewed March 15, 2019

If you love meat, this place is for you! If you only do veggies, this place is for you! If you don't know what you like, this place is for you!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DoesWhateverSheWants
Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

I’m at the Banff Centre for meetings every couple years and have been coming for 18 years and the Vista Dining room is what wows our groups each time. Creative food, every day! To the chefs, I adore you. Even the eggs each morning are...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PaulNazareth
Reviewed August 21, 2018

You sit having a buffet or individual ordered breakfast or lunch or dinner. The local incrediates are well cared for in the preparation of fine dining experiences. They do there desserts in-house and are delicious. They also have gluten free and Vegan selections. But the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ray L
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

View is the main point, food good, self service. Very nice employees. I took a breakfast but lunch also is good. Also have on the same location the bar and bistro Maclab, that also I had been during the night.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank andresczapski
Reviewed June 26, 2018

Had my 3 meals a day there as part of a professional development package at the Banff Centre. Sometimes the meals were terrific, and sometimes there was just nothing very appealing in the buffet. Breakfast was always fine, with lots of variety. Lunch and dinner...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank NormsWife
Reviewed February 12, 2018

The scenery is breathtaking, and is the key asset of this restaurant. The buffet is quite OK, but lacks the variety and originality to make it stand out from other offers in town. Most guests are participants in Banff Center activities, if you are on...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank brienanni
Reviewed January 28, 2018

I love Banff Centre and have been there many times as a guest, audience member, workshop participant, facilitator, educator and performer. There's really nothing like it anywhere else I've been. Vistas offers a great buffet and fun venue. My only complain is it's easy to...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Dr David L
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

for a beautiful restaurant the food does not live up to the view. we arrived as they put out the food and you would expect it to be best served fresh. The meat and veggies are dried out, the food was very bland. They really...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank kr3wjones
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Great entries and sides...but terrible dessert selection. All offers were vegan or gluten free. That's ok...but they were flavourless. I just paid $$114 for 4 meals. All 4 of us were so disappointed. Gluten free brownies...gluten free pie....vegan squares...for $38 an adult, I am shocked....More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Shauna G
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We had two breakfasts, two lunches and one dinner at the Vista. They were excellent on all counts including accommodation for allergies.

Date of visit: October 2017
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