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“Excellent first night in Banff” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Eden
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Ranked #1 of 142 Restaurants in Banff
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $51 - $51
Cuisines: European, Canadian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: 300 Mountain Avenue
Transit: Banff public transit service available to the hotel, please see link below for stops schedule. http://www.banff.ca/Assets/PDFs/Locals+PDF/Roam+Transit.pdf
Description: Our AAA Five Diamond award winning restaurant is an exquisite dining experience, offering French cuisine with regional accents. Combined with Eden's Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence and ALTO Award winning service, this restaurant provides each guest with the finest in dining, service and scenic views in Banff. Sommeliers are on staff to offer the best wine pairing to compliment the experience. Oct-May 6pm-9pm Wed-Sun June-Sept 6pm-9:30pm Daily Please check reservation for availability.
Melbourne, Australia
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20 reviews
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“Excellent first night in Banff”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2013

Just had the most beautiful meal at this restaurant. Started with Foie Gras and crab apples that were either pickled or stewed. Divine combination. My plate of cheeses was the best I have had, including a lovely cheese, Le Crendrillon from Quebec. Friendly attentive staff, and lovely ambience completed a perfect first night in Banff. Very deservedly the number 1 restaurant in this area.

  • Visited October 2013
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Thank Yvonne B
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Eden_Mngmnt, Manager at Eden, responded to this review, November 2, 2016
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Edmonton, Canada
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84 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“The whole experience was awesome!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2013

My husband booked us in for dinner as a Wedding Anniversary treat and the whole experience was amazing. We are foodies but have never really eaten in a place like Eden; the venue is beautiful and has like an old 1930s feel it does feel really special.

We went for the 4 courses with wine pairings which was exquisite but the dish that stood out by far was the Suckling pig entree it was mouth watering yummy!! We ended our meal with a gorgeous glass of Port and then went to the lounge for G&Ts (after I had a peek in the wine store).

Yes it is mad expensive and we have never spent that much in a restaurant before but hey it was our anniversary! We would defo go back but maybe only once a year!

  • Visited October 2013
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Thank Michelle250
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Eden_Mngmnt, Manager at Eden, responded to this review, November 2, 2016
Thank you for spending your Anniversary in Eden this year.
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Columbus, Ohio
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65 reviews
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“One of the top 2 meals I've ever had”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2013

We splurged on dinner at Eden on one of our nights staying at Rimrock Resort. From start to finish, the meal was superb. The food quality, textures, and especially presentation exceeded our expectations. There really is no comparison between this type of "super meal" and normal "good" food. Every dish we had had multiple components, each very labor-intensive and different.

We like to eat good food but don't regularly go to 5-star restuarants. Other than our dinner at the Three Chimneys on Isle of Skye in Scotland, this is probably the best meal I've ever had.

We each had the four-course dinner without wine. For $99, I thought it was a very fair price (obviously expensive but worth it). Between the two of us we had (1) tuna three-ways and raw lamb's heart with bone marrow for appetizers; (2) rabbit three ways (two of which were great; one of which was not that good) and sablefish for entrees (which was unbelievably good); (3) three different cheeses each (the cheeses were my favorite part of the meal); and (4) mango and beetroot desserts. We were also served three complementary amuses bouches.

I am not a wine connouseur, but I tried a glass of white wine with my sablefish. The wine stewardess suggested a delicious wine which really did double the enjoyability of the fish. It was expensive ($22) but it was a healthy pour and I felt she helped me make a good selection and she did not try to get me to have the most expensive wine available.

To top it off, they sent us out with two fresh baked goods for later!

  • Visited September 2013
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Eden_Mngmnt, Manager at Eden, responded to this review, November 2, 2016
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Mississauga, Canada
1 review
“Amazing dining experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2013

It was all and all a great and very dining experience. The chef and staff went out of their way to ensure we had everything we needed. The dinning room was beautiful and there were finishing touches on everything from the service to the food. Being vegan its usually hit or miss with most places but this restaurant was overly accommodating.

  • Visited September 2013
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Thank ExtraDee
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Eden_Mngmnt, Manager at Eden, responded to this review, November 2, 2016
Thank you for enjoying your vegan meal at Eden. It is our pleasure to accommodate.
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Sylvan Lake, Canada
1 review
“A memorable dining experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2013

Remarkable!! One of the best meals we have experienced! Every course with the Eden pairing was magnificent, all of the tastes and the presentation were second to none. The knowledge and service quality from the staff truly added to the experience. An evening that will forever be etched in our memories!!

  • Visited September 2013
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Thank SSShow
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Eden_Mngmnt, Manager at Eden, responded to this review, November 2, 2016
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