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The Bistro at Baker Creek

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Bow Valley Parkway | Alberta, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-522-2182
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3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
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Wed - Sun 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 11:00 am
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Staff has a hard time managing a full restaurant. Food is not good. Forced to go there as part of a small tour. New owners need to look at hiring more people or not taking in more than one tour group at a time.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good service, excellent food, menu at dinner a little limited (salmon, pork chop and burger) but breakfast was superb. Nice craft beer selection. Would definitely go back.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

People great, service great. Very welcoming in all ways and after some fine starters (beet salad/chicken skewers) we were all set for an impressive main event, the local stew. But uh, oh. The meat was overcooked and the root veg (apart from potatoes) were almost raw. A real shame. However, giving the benefit of the doubt we returned the following... More 

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Herndon, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We deliberately went out of way to eat here based on other Trip Advisor members comments, and we are so glad we did. Tucked away on the Bow Valley Parkway, we enjoyed a delicious meal in a comfy cabin atmosphere. The fact that it was rainy and foggy out when we arrived simply added to ambience of this wooden building... More 

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Easton, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small, make reservation, prepare to have a great meal. Very good food for a lot less money than anywhere else we ate at Lake Louise. Also, if I was going to do a ski holiday I would stay here.

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Calgary, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going to Baker Creek bistro for several years. We always had good service. When went recently - we were directed to a table but nonone came to take our order within twenty minutes. We left There are only three items on the menu now:pizza,hamburder and a salad.

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Thank Penny S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We had dinner here one night due to the glowing review we got from 2 couples we met at the grocery store! Our server was amazing and the food was fantastic! You won't want to miss this restaurant on the Bow Valley Pkway!

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the cabins in 1994 and have ALWAYS wanted to go back so now we did!! They are wonder warm cozy and off the beaten path. Clean and all staff is very friendly. The bistro has a limited menu but everything is delicious. Start with the baker creek breakfast or the French toast. For dinner my hubby had the... More 

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Abbotsford, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

The menu is innovative and reflects local items. We had a reservation for six and were quickly seated. There are many meal and beverage choices albeit some wine was unavailable. Portions are very generous: recommend sharing if light eaters. Initially service was very attentive, however, our server was conspicuous by his absence after the mains. We would have considered dessert... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I ate here one night for supper when we were stayong out there and oh my the food was very very good. The place was a very nice little place with a good "mountain lodge" feel to it. First we got the cheese dip which I think I can speak for both of us saying that it... 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $30
Cuisine
American, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bow Valley Parkway | Alberta, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Lake Louise
  • Phone Number: +1 403-522-2182
Description
The Bistro At Baker Creek is a quaint log house turned restaurant nestled amongst the pine trees on the outskirts of beautiful Lake Louise. With two fire places, separate bar lounge area, perfect for fine dining or intimate getaway to casual, there is something for everyone, family friendly. The rustic menu items house made originals, locally sourced and seasonal.

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