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The Juniper Bistro

1 Juniper Way, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E1, Canada
+1 403-763-6219
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (31 reviews)
“beet salad” (44 reviews)
“chocolate tart” (14 reviews)
Open Now
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1 Juniper Way, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E1, Canada
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31 - 40 of 834 reviews

Reviewed March 15, 2018

This place has an awesome atmosphere! Big windows stretch across the whole front end of the restaurant and offer beautiful views of the rockies. The staff were very friendly and professional and the food was good. They were very accommodating of gluten and dairy intolerances....More

Thank 332erin
JuniperMgr, Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2018

We love accommodating the dietary requirements so everyone can enjoy and experience the wonderful food out there. Our $13 daily soup sure is tasting and changes regularly so do come back and try our latest flavor, caramelized fennel! Kind Regards, Colette Marshall Food & Beverage...More

Reviewed March 5, 2018

Excellent food and service. The menu did not change for the 4 days we were there however; there was an ample selection.

1  Thank 897reidr
JuniperMgr, Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Hi Reid, We are glad you enjoyed the your meals here at the Juniper! We change our menus with the season not daily, but I am glad you had enough to choose from. Cheers, Colette Marshall Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed March 5, 2018

I had two breakfasts and one dinner and thoroughly enjoyed both. Good menus and the food was very goog. A nice restaurant ambience and pleasant helpful staff. Good draft beer and a separate bar in the restaurant to cater for the bar crowd

1  Thank MalcolmSmith2017
JuniperMgr, Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Hi Malcom, We are glad you enjoyed yourself here at the Juniper! Draft beer & bars are always a great combination for a good time! Cheers, Colette Marshall Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed March 4, 2018

There are definitely some signature dishes that will invite your inner culinary critic out to play. Overall a good experience, great food, and delivering a bit of that Rocky Mountain Vibe that people are looking for in this location. We frequently stop here on trips...More

Thank Lyle P
JuniperMgr, Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Thanks for the kind words Lyle. The Rocky Mountains does certainly have some great culinary experiences and we are glad you found that ours is up there with the best of them. Keep stopping by to enjoy us and Banff! Cheers, Colette Marshall Food &...More

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

The mussels were so good we ordered another!! Their two for one appy apres ski special from 3-6 is amazing value. Nice relaxing dinning room and lounge with stunning views and wood burning fireplace! Great job!!!

Thank Chefmarko1
JuniperMgr, Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Mussels by the fireplace, what a treat?!!! See you again soon, we hope, Chef Marko! Cheers, Colette Marshall Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Best meal of our holiday so far - we had the seasonal 3 course menu and it was devine. Great service, atmosphere & views - hard to beat! Highly recommend.

Thank Alice R
JuniperMgr, Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

$39 for a 3 course set menu that changes each week, cant complain about that. See you again soon Alice. Cheers, Colette Marshall Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed February 27, 2018

We had dinner at the Juniper Bistro, at a beautiful table close to the fire place and the bar and enjoyed it a lot. The servers are very attentive and the food is really good.

1  Thank 2Calgarians
JuniperMgr, Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

One of the best fireplaces in Banff!!! Calgary isn't far away so we'll see you again soon. Cheers, Colette Marshall Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I love going for fresh made sangria and the mussels. And the patio in the summer has the best views of banff

1  Thank travelingpetfamily
JuniperMgr, Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Not long till summer! Mussels on the patio - what a combo!!! Cheers, Colette Marshall Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed February 25, 2018

We enjoyed our meal here, the food was tasty and the service was good. Its a little way out of town, and the views were great. Its part of a hotel and it was really busy. So glad we had booked months before, or I...More

Thank Shifu69
JuniperMgr, Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

The views are by far the best in town! Thanks for taking the time to make a reservation as it really does help the service go smoothly for everyone to enjoy. Kind Regards, Colette Marshall Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed February 18, 2018

A place not to miss in Banff, even though it is a bit outside of the main town. The food was absolutely amazing (we had the wild boar and chicken supreme which were both tender with great accompaniments) as was the wine selection is good...More

Thank podvodo
JuniperMgr, Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Food and wine, great combo! Our boar is a very popular local dish, come back and try the rest of the menu! Cheers, Colette Marshall Food & Beverage Manager

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AllThoseCats
April 24, 2017|
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Response from Ted K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but the menus appear to be done in a PDF Format. I am surprised that you could not open them.
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October 30, 2016|
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Response from gwgMimsFlorida | Reviewed this property |
You must phone them
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Deb S
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Response from VinnyP1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, they had Gluten Free Gnocchi when we were there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Monday
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Wednesday
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Thursday
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Juniper Way, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E1, Canada (Formerly Juniper Bistro & Lounge)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-763-6219
  • E-mail
Description
The wall-to-wall glass at the Juniper Bistro looks out over one of the most renowned vistas in North America. Join us for locally-inspired food that's the ideal complement to a day of hiking, cycling, skiing, or downtown shopping. Our meals are homemade and decadent, crafted to include our most treasured Canadian classics along with new discoveries inspired by worldwide travels. From our in-house bakery to the spirit of our menu, our chefs are proud to create delicious meals with a handcrafted and sustainable spirit.
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