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Lakeview Lounge

$$ - $$$, , Healthy
111 Lake Louise Drive | Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-522-1601
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Bar, Canadian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
111 Lake Louise Drive | Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Kristin was our server, she was great. Very attentive and very reliable. She had lots of insight about food and appetizers and wine. Definitely recommend this place and asking for Kristin when here. Beautiful views of beautiful food beautiful people.

Thank 438marta
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family and I came for dinner at this restaurant and our server Kristin was great! Very outgoing made sure we were taking care of and always checked up on us. She was GREAT!!!

Thank Doja B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After eating lunch at a sister restaurant in the hotel, we stopped by the Lakeview Lounge for coffee/dessert. The hostess seemed quite conflicted about whether to allow us seating (because we weren’t eating lunch?) but ended up allowing us to sit at the bar. Lattes...More

Thank Leichacha
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for a short stop for a drink while the rain passes, Lakeview lounge is one not to miss. The gorgeous window with an idealic view of lake Louise was an excellent background for the great conversations we had at the bar....More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We got to Lake louise however there was heavy fog so we had time to kill. We went to the lake view lounge where we met the lovely Alexander. He was very insightful telling us about the lake, fairmont hotel and the wildlife around. He...More

Thank Joe K
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped into the Lakeview Lounge for drinks and appetizers late afternoon and couldnt be pleased more with the service, the lake views from our table, and the restaurant's atmosphere. Our experience has been nothing but positive at the Fairmont Lake Louise and at all...More

Thank Carrie G
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were thrilled with this visit to the Lakeview Lounge! We stopped for an early lunch at 1100 and was glad that we did - there already was a line to get in (and this was not high season). We were seated at a great...More

Thank jackfrost0904
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Staying at the Chateau to celebrate my birthday. Decided to dine at the Lakeview Lounge, Kris was our waiter and paid such attention to detail. He personalized our service to our needs and provided us with an unforgettable experience. Will definitely return!

Thank mikaylamoffatt
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped by Lakeview Lounge for lunch, our waiter Kris gave us the ultimate experience. Amazing food and drink recommendations, outstanding personality. Paid attention to dietary restrictions and recommended us the best places to see in Lake Louise. Very thankful.

Thank MadisonRiley
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good choice if you are looking for a quiet place to have a drink and a snack. Lovely service and great views from the lounge.

Thank John T
FCLL, Manager at Lakeview Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear John T, Thank you for stopping by for a drink and a quick snack. We are glad that you enjoyed the service and of course the lovely views! We appreciate the 5 star rating and hope you can return again in the near future.

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July 3, 2016|
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Response from Nellietheelephant59 | Reviewed this property |
Casual wear is fine - we ate dinner straight from an uphill walk (after a quick wash and brushup)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Lake Louise Drive | Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Lake Louise
  • Phone Number: +1 403-522-1601
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One of the most iconic lobby lounges in the Canadian Rockies, the Lakeview Lounge offers a charming and elegant setting to sip on a sophisticated cocktail or an illustrious wine. Sit back, relax and admire the spectacular, world-class views of Lake Louise and Victoria Glacier. The combination of architectural and natural beauty makes for an unforgettable lobby lounge experience in the heart of Banff National Park. Be sure to sample our signature cocktail; the Lakeview Cosmopolitan, that has been a local’s favourite for years. In addition to an extensive cocktail and wine selection, seasonally inspired lunch and dinner menus are available. During the summer months, soak up the fresh mountain air and surrounding beauty from one of the most scenic patios in the Canadian Rockies.
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