We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

French Quarter Cafe - CLOSED

1005 Cougar Creek Dr Unit 100, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
+1 403-678-3612
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible14%
Nov 17, 2014
Sep 2, 2014
“Great Meal”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1005 Cougar Creek Dr Unit 100, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
All Details
Reviews (64)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 63 reviews

Reviewed April 27, 2014

This place is far from authentic Cajun food. Lousy ambience. Poor service and a stench of old deep fryer grease to greet you when you walk in. I could go into detail about why the food was bad but really there are so many good...More

4  Thank Scott M
Reviewed April 13, 2014

We weren't sure what to expect when we came but we were pleasantly surprised. The food was very good and the service was quick. We would recommend this restaurant to our friends. We really enjoyed our meal! The only suggestion I would have was to...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed April 6, 2014

After a day of spring skiing we 3 were hungry and in need of some heat. The French Quarter came to mind and didn't disappoint. We were early and seated immediately w/o a reservation in the comfortable room with piped jazz to relax by. Service...More

Thank DougofCalgary
Reviewed March 17, 2014

We had just come back from a trip to New Orleans where we were treated to some excellent NOLA cuisine and wanted to see how the French Quarter did in replicating the tastes. The answer is that it did a fine job. Obviously, Canmore doesn't...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed February 15, 2014

Unfortunately we had heard good things about the French Quarter so was v disappointed with our dinner last night on Valentine's eve. It took over an hour to get our appetizer which was just okay. The meal took at least another hour to come and...More

1  Thank Laurie H
Reviewed January 18, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I spent the weekend in Canmore to celebrate our birthdays. We reviewed the dining in Canmore guide and decided on the French Quarter. Upon arriving, the waitress was a bit awkward and unprofessional, but we dismissed this, assuming that she was probably...More

2  Thank CdnScout
Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

We decided to try The French Quarter after reading about it on a Canmore dining guide. We were the only people there as it was mid - afternoon. It was super quiet with jazz music playing in the background. It really is a small little...More

1  Thank JillKeats
Reviewed December 13, 2013

The food and service here were pretty good but we were very dissapointed to find that the menu in the restaurant differed from the on-line version, especially as we were looking forward to Steak Neptune N’awlins, but was nowhere to be found on the menu...More

1  Thank Richard R
Reviewed November 4, 2013

This restaurant is a little away from Main St. but definitely worth finding. After a great breakfast I only wished that I had the time to return for a lunch or dinner. The breakfast menu lists a number of different offerings that are inspired by...More

Thank MDToronto
Reviewed November 2, 2013

Had one of the best breakfasts at a restaurant ever at French Quarter. The creole eggs benny was inspiring! It's eggs benny but instead of hollandaise sauce its a very flavorful creole sauce and get this..... instead of the egg on an english muffin -...More

Thank Canadajin
Nearby Restaurants
Red Rock Pizza
309 reviews
.01 miles away
The Summit Cafe
235 reviews
.02 miles away
The Iron Goat Pub and Grill
1,352 reviews
.17 miles away
Table Food + Drink
366 reviews
.60 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Policeman's Creek Boardwalk
215 reviews
.78 miles away
Wild Life Distillery
15 reviews
.86 miles away
Fireweed Glass Studio
16 reviews
.89 miles away
Alpine Helicopters Inc.
271 reviews
.64 miles away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1005 Cougar Creek Dr Unit 100, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-678-3612
The French Quarter Cafe in Canmore is a jazzy little bistro that's big on food inspired by the Deep South. Chef & Owner, Michael Raso loves cooking and is a regular visitor to New Orleans. He can't get enough of the ambiance, the music and the special Cajun and Creole food that is associated with The Big Easy. He always comes back to Canmore from these jaunts with fresh ideas, recipes and new menu options for his great little restaurant in the Rockies.

If you are looking for excellent food that is a bit out of the ordinary in these parts, try The French Quarter Cafe in Canmore. While you're at it, say hello to the Chef ...Michael loves to talk about the food, the jazz, and his special spin on New Orleans-inspired recipes.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing