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Chaya Restaurant

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118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
+1 403-760-0882
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“ramen” (53 reviews)
“noodles” (40 reviews)
“tan tan men” (17 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

We went after dinner time and the lineup was shorter but we still have wait for 10min. Consider it is only a small restaurant with less than 10 tables, it is expected. Food was average. Not much service to consider as it is almost like...More

Thank Richardctchan
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Delicious food at a lovely and cozy restaurant at Banff Avenue. Good prices, large servings. You won't get dissapointed.

Thank LucarBanff
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Banff is expensive! But Chaya makes eating really good food affordable. Everything is made to order, on the spot. The food is excellent, full of taste, no greasy taste to it. Only downside, the restaurant itself is very small, not many table to accommodate a...More

Thank MacFamily7777
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Gyoza was heated up in the microwave. And BBQ pork ramen tasted pathetic. It's the only one ramen place in Banff. Otherwise we would not go there. Very sad.

Thank Adele B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is not the place to go on a date for a long romantic evening but it is the place to get really excellent noodles. Th lady who takes your order is lovely and very helpful too. We went twice in the week we were...More

Thank Imogen L
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Great soup, particularly after a hard day of skiing. This is my new go-to place in Banff. Will definitely be back.

Thank Owlgael
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We stopped in here with 2 exchange students from Japan. We tried a variety of dishes and each was fresh and very tasty. I had a ramen bowl and the ramen was fresh and the soup overall was delicious. Our guests indicated that the flavours...More

Thank mymailfilter
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Our family of 5 ate here tonight and really enjoyed our ramen noodle bowls. It was snowing heavily and a hot bowl of soup really hit the spot. We were all stuffed and it was very reasonably priced. Definitely tiny and casual but perfect for...More

Thank Kara W
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

More of a lunch place with good ramen. I had the Tan Tan-ramen which was the best amongst all that our company tried. Genuine feeling in a bit touristic town. Not that many tables so make sure to go there after the lunch hour.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Lots and lots of noodle choices! It was hard to pick. However we picked a rice noodle dish and an udon bowl as well. Nice to take the chill off!

Thank skiiii
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-0882
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