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Deer Lodge

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109 Lake Louise Dr, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
14035223991
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Houston, Texas
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Do not stay in this hotel. No one has taken care of this place in years. Our room was so small and ugly we left right away. Really a shame because the location very near lake louise is great. We have traveled all over europe and the states and this was by far the worst

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Thank GeorgeJr37
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited the Deer lodge restaurant quite a few times for breakfast, dinner and a few casual drinks. Service was very good and waiting times for meals was up to par.

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Thank Andrew M
Lake Louise, Canada
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Although the building was beautiful and very close to lake loiuse the rooms were very small and not up to normal Canadian standard

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Thank Simon M
New York City, New York
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75 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Since everyone goes to the Fairmont Lake Louise, which has excellent dining options, they often miss the historic lodge style restaurant of the Deer Lodge. You really feel you are in a country lake lodge hotel here, with period decor. The food and service are very good too.

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Thank Howard G
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In 2012 on our impromtu drive up to Lake Louise for the first time, I proposed to her and we had dinner that night here. Since then we have enjoyed many breakfasts and dinners here. The food is always special and we love the atmosphere. We will be back again!

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Thank TMID07
Tyler C, General Manager at Deer Lodge, responded to this review

Wow. Thank you for sharing this personal story with us, and you continue to return to Deer Lodge for many more culinary experiences. Thanks again, More 

Charlotte NC
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71 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are comfortable - but small and a bit austere (no TV - small bathrooms) for the price. Decent restaurant. 5 minute walk to Lake Louise and MUCH more affordable that the Fairmont Chateau.

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Thank lucindalou1
Naples, Florida
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner was good but our server was very uninformed. Had to send martini back and had to return to kitchen to ask questions. Did not describe specials, etc. a little disappointing.

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Thank Kathleen W
Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The elk tenderloin was my favorite meal of the trip. Most raved about the carribou, but my husband thought my elk was even better. For breakfast the wild meat hash was good. The elk sausage interesting,

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Thank donnalynne59
Tyler C, General Manager at Deer Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Donna Lynne, We are pleased your recent experience was awesome, and thank you for posting this review. The game meats do come from our very own game ranch! Thanks again. More 

Eugene, Oregon
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Presentation was beautiful but service was very slow and portions minuscule for the price. My son had lamb with couscous and I had roasted chicken with risotto. Vegetables were one spear of asparagus, half a small beet and half a small turnip. Dessert was the best part of the meal. I Recommend the pot de creme and espresso tiramisu.

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Thank Jen2218
Langley, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decent pub food in the lounge and patio. Main restaurant a little expensive. Service was a little slow but not too bad.

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Thank djth59
Tyler C, General Manager at Deer Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit to Deer Lodge, and taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Lake Louise Dr, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Lake Louise
  • Phone Number: 14035223991
  • This restaurant is at Deer Lodge

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?