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“Great Food, Great View, but not Cheap” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Fairview Dining Room

Fairview Dining Room
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Ranked #5 of 32 Restaurants in Lake Louise
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $11 - $38
Cuisines: American, Canadian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Savour the very best in contemporary Canadian cuisine at The Fairview. Stylish décor, spectacular views and attentive service create the perfect ambiance for a memorable dining experience at The Fairview.
Newmarket, Canada
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45 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Great Food, Great View, but not Cheap”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

I can't say enough good things about the view, the service or the food at the Fairview Dining Room. While everything is expensive in Lake Louise, the prices here are a bit over-the-top. Worth it for a splurge now and then, but you don't want to be eating here every day!

Visited June 2013
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Escondido
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Our anniversary dinner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

We brought our champagne the hotel had gifted us with, and they were amenable to opening it for us in the dining room. The food was wonderful, and the waitress went out of her way to bring us wild salmon, which wasn't on the menu. It was a lovely evening because of such caring service.

Visited June 2013
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Fort Langley, Canada
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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“Amazing views, delicious food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

The views from the Fairview Dining room are truly exceptional and happily the food matches the view. Although the prices make this a special occasion venue, it's well worth the splurge. Our server, Jordan, proved himself to be not only a great waiter, but a very good sport as well, as our group of 3 were definitely enjoying ourselves.

Visited June 2013
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Sydney, Australia
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131 reviews
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“Lovely view and good food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

The view of the lake and snow capped mountains from the window seat was worth the price of the meal. I was expecting a more expensive bill for this upmarket/tourist hotel, but was pleasantly surprised at about $130CAD for 2 starter drinks, 2 mains, 1 shared dessert and 2 glasses of wine. My butter chicken with roti was delicious although this is not an Asian style restaurant.
We went for lunch. My suggestion is to arrive early to get a window seat. The service and quality of food could not be faulted. This is a great place to have a tasty long lunch and just relax soaking in the view.

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Sacramento, California
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82 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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“Fairview Dining Room has great view, Good food.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

We had a very nice dinner here - I had the filet tenderloin and she had duck. We also had three appetizers - Good value for a nice dining experience. Service was friendly, view of the lake was supreme.

Visited June 2013
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