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“good location” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Maple Leaf

The Maple Leaf
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Ranked #14 of 143 Restaurants in Banff
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American, Canadian, Soups
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Good for: Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Caribou Street
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291 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
“good location”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2013

The Maple Leaf is right on the corner in the middle of Banff, and is a great location. The menu has a good diversity for a lunch menu, and the food is always good. The service is usually friendly and professional.

Visited January 2013
1 Thank DRT1404
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Better than average”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2013

Lively place on a Friday night. Make sure you book.

Busy on this particular night, so the service wasn't excactly brilliant, but they were all trying hard.
Decent wine list, warm bread to dip whilst you are browsing menu.
Perfectly cooked New York steak with the 3 biggest scallops I've ever seen on the side.
Apple crusted Pork tenderloin was a nice cut served among a killer apple sauce. Very Good.
Creme Brulee and Chocolate & Peanut Butter Fudge cake to finish, all homemade, all delicious, all well presented.

Cost about $140 including drinks and tip for the pair of us.

Better quality food than Earls, Keg type thing.

  • Visited January 2013
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2 Thank PumiceMin
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Melbourne, Australia
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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2013

Booked this restaurant after disappointing experiences at other venues in Banff ( magpie pie and stump, the keg -downtown) and in hope of a memorable evening.
we weren't disappointed ...unique and interesting menu, gracefully presented and cooked to perfection. A delight and must do for all visitors to Banff. Excellent service from our server John C and friendly welcome from maitre d' on arrival.
Absolutely recommended..... Wish we had found earlier in our vacation.

  • Visited January 2013
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3 Thank jacbski
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Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“New Years Day Dinner”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2013

Very Professional Staff, accommodating without a reservation & tried the local fare, Bison & Elk. Excellent.

Visited January 2013
1 Thank Cara T
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Gladstone, Australia
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98 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Good food, service and atmosphere”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2013 via mobile

Called in for lunch after arriving n Banff. It was bloody cold so it was the first place we came across, and we were glad we did. Service was excellent, meals were quick, beers were cold and local. Chairs were comfy, so much so, that after a meal and fe beers we contemplated curling up and having a quick nap, but that might have been pushing it a bit to far.

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