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The Market Bistro

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Canadian, French, Cafe
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102-75 Dyrgas Gate | Mountaineers Village, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0A6, Canada
+1 403-675-3006
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We dined at The Market Bistro because it was recommended to us as good food away from the crowds. This was one of the best meals of our week in Canmore! Excellent food, reasonably priced, and worth the drive!

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Calgary
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67 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The bistro is located in the Three Sisters area near Canmore. It is quaint and well hidden so unless you know of it you are unlikely to stumble upon it. We sat out on the patio - It was a perfect lunch stop as we made our way back to Calgary. Well worth the effort to find.

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Thank larry-mo-curly-jo
Canmore, Alberta, Canada
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3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have lived nearby for years and hear nothing but great things about The Market Bistro. The food is really good however the service is terrible. We have given it three visits and each time leave disappointed.

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Thank Michelle J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in the Banff/Canmore area do yourself a favour and stop here :-) incredible food,eclectic wine list amazing service and a beautiful view👌🏽

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Thank Jeff L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunchtime was quiet, maybe due to the recent rain, for certain it wasn’t quiet due to any lack of quality with the food and service. Well worth ordering the Market Wrap

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Mississauga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a fabulous meal on the patio on a beautiful evening. Casual laid-back ambiance. Great food, service and ambiance. Nice and quiet, relaxing. Kid's menu available. Highly recommended!

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Thank spud0018
North Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of 16 wined & dined here on Canada Day for dinner. The patio dining was perfect, our service staff excellent, and the food was wonderful. Our family ordered a bit of everything but my dish, the Salmon Filet Salad was seasoned and filling. My teen son ate the Cassoulet, a 1st for him. However, the stand-out, & we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

This quaint little restaurant tucked away in a neighborhood just outside Canmore on Three Sisters Parkway was a very special surprise. The food was excellent, as was the service, and the atmosphere was simply wonderful. I would recommend this bistro to anyone visiting the Canmore area. It stacks up to any of the restaurants in Banff. Highly recommended. Our compliments... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

This little bistro is tucked away from Canmore's main centre but is well worth a diversion - especially if the town is very busy. Handy too, as directly alongside you can buy nice wine! We went for an early lunch here and what quality ! We were served by Emily who was exemplary, knew a lot about coffee and the... More 

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Thank Mogulmeister
Anthony R, Owner at The Market Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! We do agree with you, Emily is passionate and exemplary, we are proud to count her in our team. We look forward to see you again on your next visit to Canmore! Val, Anthony and Emily:) More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

My wife and I are real foodies. While on vacation in Canmore, we went here for lunch. It was so good we returned for dinner that evening. The next day was our anniversary, and there were two restaurants in Canmore I had checked out as possibilities. But when the time came, we decided to go for the sure thing and... More 

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Anthony R, Owner at The Market Bistro, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to have you for lunch AND dinner in the same day! Moreover an honor you chose us for your anniversary dinner. We hope to have the chance to see you again on your next vacation. Kindly - Val, Anthony & The Market Bistro Team More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $27
Cuisine
Canadian, French, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102-75 Dyrgas Gate | Mountaineers Village, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-675-3006

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