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Rundle Lounge

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Feel the pulse of the Castle, the Rundle Lounge is the place to be. With stylish hand-crafted cocktails, a great menu and our famed mixologists by your side, you will always have a friend here. This enchanting part of our world is the ultimate place to relax and enjoy Banff's best mountain views, plus our drinks menu will let you travel the world one sip at a time. So the only question you should be asking yourself is if you want your drink shaken or stirred.
PRICE RANGE
$7 - $19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Canadian
FEATURES
Television, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After wondering the gorgeous Banff Springs Hotel we stumbled on the Rundle Lounge. Now, the food and drinks were amazing!!! Well worth the little bit of extra you might pay elsewhere. Highly recommend the Brussel sprouts! Devine. However what made this little lounge remarkable was...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank ElisaBlanchard
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Rundle Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Valued Guest, We were thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your recent visit! Our team always loves to hear such encouraging feedback. We are so lucky to have such superstars on our team. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Warm regards,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the opportunity to stop in at the lounge a couple of times while attending a conference at the Banff Springs Hotel. The food offered is varied and tasted great. The drink menu was quite extensive as well. However, the customer service is what...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Kevin G
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Rundle Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing such a kind review. Our team always loves to hear such encouraging feedback. We pride ourselves on delivering a memorable menu paired with engaging service. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm regards, Jeffrey C....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a reasonably priced but memorable evening, you simply must take the no 2 roam bus from town to the Fairmont. The Rundle lounge is a huge bar/ lounge area with stunning views and a small but very reasonable bar food menu. We found a...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 502susanl
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Rundle Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, It was lovely to hear that you were able to come visit and enjoy a few bites with us. Our team always loves to hear such encouraging feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm regards, Jeffrey C. Food...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the Rundle Lounge for a few afternoon cocktails; had a marvellous time. We enjoyed our drinks while listening to live music - a solo artist, I believe his name was Dustin Parker. We also had a fabulous server named Cael.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank KP403
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Rundle Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. I was fantastic to hear how much you enjoyed your afternoon cocktails with us. We look forward to welcoming you back the next time you are in Banff. Warm regards,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you go to Banff and visit the Banff Springs you must stop in here for a drink and a bite to eat. This is a stop for us every time we visit. Last thursday we enjoyed their baked queso and shrimp flatbread along with...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank John L
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Rundle Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share such a wonderful review on Tripadvisor. Our team was so happy to hear that your make stopping in the lounge a priority when visit Banff! It was lovely to hear how much you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the ROAM bus from downtown Banff for the five minute ride to the Banff Springs Hotel. After taking a few pictures in front of the impressive hotel, we went inside. It was about 11:30 a.m. and a front desk person advised us we...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank vliger
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Rundle Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We were so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your recent visit to the Banff Springs with your friend. No visit to the Castle is complete without a stop...More

Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

There is of course a big mark up on cocktails and wine but the service is second to none and the view is remarkable. Everyone is welcome here, whether dressed for dinner or fresh in from the slopes. Avoid the wine and just get yourself...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank rorosaffell
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Rundle Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor. It was wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed your recent visit. Our team always loves to hear such encouraging feedback. Warm regards, Jeffrey C. Food and Beverage Manager

Reviewed February 28, 2019 via mobile

Here on a conference. Kaylee and Bruce made me feel right at home. If you come to the fairmont I recommend asking for for them. Just incredible!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Alix D
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Rundle Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing the positive feedback. Our team always loves hearing from our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm regards, Jeffrey C. Food and Beverage Manager

Reviewed February 27, 2019

The window seats offer a spectacular view. The room with the television and couch was where we spent a couple of nights watching hockey and the Academy Awards. Wish they had satellite for a particular hockey game. Had to go to the Waldhaus pub to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Janet K
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Rundle Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. It was wonderful to hear that you were able to join us to watch a few hockey games and the Academy Awards. Our team was thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed...More

Reviewed February 22, 2019

We arrived late and just wanted a small bite and cocktail before turning in. The Rundle Lounge was the perfect spot. Their food is very good. The drinks were poured to perfection. Service was amazing. What we really noticed though was the family friendly atmosphere....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank David B
Jeffrey C, Food and Beverage Manager at Rundle Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review on TripAdvisor. We were so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your recent visit. The Rundle is the perfect spot to unwind in style for guests of any age!...More

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vinny k
August 11, 2018|
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Response from Foodie2758 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the season and time of day. When we were there in May, late afternoon, it wasn’t necessary.
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733vagabond
June 14, 2017|
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Response from Stefanie A | Reviewed this property |
You sure can split. I did this a few times while there with friends!
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