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229 Banff Ave., Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A1, Canada
403-762-4414
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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is located at Wolf st with Banff Av, in the heart of the town. Views of the main street área depending where you sit. Great service!!!! Waiter was so kind with us. My friend didn't speak English and he spoke to him in Spanish. Our choice was very good. Ambiance is very nice. Prices are reasonable for Banff and... More 

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San Francisco, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived late on a Monday night and our hotel recommended Earls for a casual meal. It was spot on. I had a warm kale salad which was absolutely divine, my mom had lettuce wraps and my aunt had fish tacos (which she said were just ok). Nice variety on the menu, nice ambiance!

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Bury, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great meal here while in Banff, had eaten at an Earls in Vancouver only realised it was a chain at the point of ordering. wasn't disapointed.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was disappointed by the burgers but the fries were great! Husband said the fried riblets were okay but were a bit odd.

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Columbia City, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is a bit of a climb upstairs to Earls. We were greeted by a friendly server who gave us the opportunity to review the menu before deciding to be seated.This is important to me because I am gluten intolerant (this is a real condition and those of us who have it are not just trying to be annoying).The gluten... More 

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Oklahoma
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107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Earls is located in the heart of the town of Banff. The view (up one flight) is wonderful of the main street area. Lots of imaginative choices and fresh, healthy food of all variety. Great service and a bit crowded at peak times. Chairs at the table are almost like easy chairs, you sink in. A bit pricey but average... More 

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Maplewood, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The food was great from the cocktails to the delicious shrimp goyza to the chipotle chicken tacos. And the sticky toffee Chocolate pudding was to die for. Unfortunate the service awful, supposedly due to an absent server. In this case the manager needs to step up and do extra Duty rather than being invisible.

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Thank Michael W
GA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a tour of Banff and found this restaurant a few blocks from our hotel. The food and service were excellent.

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of locals. Good food. Good service. Nice place for a drink or a drink and some food. We saw lots of locals going so we thought we should try it.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I heard the food is good here, but we were unable to make it up the large, steep stairs. Many places in Banff are completely inaccessible to older or disabled people, because they are up or down 2 or more flights of steep stairs. I'm 61 with arthritis in my hip and can't climb that many stairs. My wife and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Banff Ave., Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: 403-762-4414

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?