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Waldhaus Pub & Patio

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Discover Banff's best kept secret, the Waldhaus Pub & Patio, located below the Waldhaus Restaurant overlooking the Stanley Thompson golf course. Relax and enjoy the casual, friendly atmosphere in our pub and sports bar. Sample from a tempting menu of popular pub fare and Bavarian delights, along with a superb beer selection including authentic Hacker Pschorr beers.
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $35
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
German, Bar, European, Pub
FEATURES
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a soft pretzel and french onion soup. Very good food and service! Also watched the Maple Leafs lose.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Kathy M
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Since we were staying at the Fairmont, this was a good option for late Sunday dinner and beer. The waitress was friendly and attentive.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jameace M
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Waldhaus Pub & Patio, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are sorry to hear of your disappointment with the food but were happy to hear how much you enjoyed the beer and the service. I hope you enjoyed the rest of...More

Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

In order to visit this restaurant, you have to park in the hotel parking lot which is $10 per hour. So figure on $20 just to have the privilege of eating here (and they will not validate?!?!). The food was average at best. I ordered...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jay H
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Waldhaus Pub & Patio, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are very sorry to hear of your disappointment and of the experience you had. This is certainly not the type of experience we wish any of our guests to...More

Reviewed February 27, 2019

We went to watch a hockey game on the television. Only had beers so can't comment on the food. The service was good.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Janet K
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Waldhaus Pub & Patio, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. It was great to hear that you were able to join us for drinks. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm regards, Jeffrey C. Food and Beverage Manager

Reviewed January 29, 2019

Pretty and worth at least having a drink but we were all not impressed with the food in the pub. Our waiter was not great and I don't think I saw him smile once. Potatoes were undercook, schnitzel was very eggy and had an odd...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 52maryann
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Waldhaus Pub & Patio, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I am sorry to hear your disappointment with both service and your meal. I have shared your comments with our team to ensure a similar situation does not happen again. Our team...More

Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

A little hard to find this restaurant. Well worth the search though! Must be able to climb stairs to get to this pub and restaurant. This is about 30 per plate including beverages. Huge portions and excellent food. Highly recommended! Also try the 84 ounce...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lloydb472
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Waldhaus Pub & Patio, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, It was wonderful to hear that you were able to join us and how much you enjoyed your visit! We look forward to welcoming you back the next time you are in Banff. Warm regards, Jeffrey C. Food and Beverage Manager

Reviewed January 25, 2019

Magnificent views surround this pub. Cozy and warm atmosphere, friendly staff, and tasty food, Close to the Bow Falls, great for photo ops!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lyle M
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Waldhaus Pub & Patio, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, It was great to hear that you were able to join us during your recent visit to the Castle! We can't wait to welcome you back again. Warm regards, Jeffrey C. Food and Beverage Manager

Reviewed January 3, 2019

Nice food and drinks, simple comfortable pub in a beautiful setting. Seems as if it is less well known due to its location on the property but definitely worth the walk. We visited the pub several times during our 10 day stay at the hotel.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KWD0429
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Waldhaus Pub & Patio, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. Our team was thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your time at the pub! It was great to hear that you were able to join us throughout your stay in Banff. warm regards,...More

Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

Nice casual atmosphere with good service. All the usual Pub items- Burgers, Fries etc. The big hit with our family were the Chicken Wings!!! Good beer and wine. The ride service down and back from the Hotel Lobby was essential for us as it was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SueDen27
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Waldhaus Pub & Patio, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. It was wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed your visit to the pub with your family. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm regards, Jeffrey C. Food and...More

Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

Good pub fare and traditional German food. Spice up your night and grab the boot of beer. 65oz of beer. We shared it between three of us and it was plenty. Good vibe, good staff, great food. The squash sandwich was a delicious vegetarian dish!More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lvweissert
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Waldhaus Pub & Patio, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. It was great to hear how much you enjoyed you visit. You definitely can't go wrong with a boot of beer! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. warm regards, Jeffrey C....More

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Jan625
August 14, 2017|
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Response from ladyfish574 | Reviewed this property |
there will be a wait depending the evening you choose. Weekends are busy
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Jan625
August 14, 2017|
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Response from aargiros | Reviewed this property |
There is parking below the restaurant along the river - I believe that is on Bow River Ave. From there you walk up a very short path through the woods. I recommend this as its really pretty and a fun little experience. You... More
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gracemore
April 5, 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey C | Property representative |
The Waldhaus Pub is open for lunch on weekends and daily in the summer. Currently prices range between $14.00 - $30.00 for lunch. Our full menu can be found on our website.
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