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Squish Sandwich Cellar

$$ - $$$, Cafe,
211 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B4, Canada
+1 403-985-5000
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (118 reviews)
“smoked meat” (18 reviews)
“reuben” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Canadian, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
211 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 273 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came upon this little place around lunch time. Their menu was posted on the building near this set of steps going down “somewhere”!!!!! It’s really a neat place to eat, very casual, with awesome food and very friendly owners!!! The soup for the day...More

Thank FingerLakesTino
SquishBanff, General Manager at Squish Sandwich Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for coming into Squish and then taking the time to do this review! We love when people enjoy not only our food but the atmosphere we provide....it definitely makes it worth it. The Squish team hopes to see you again!!! Regards,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A stranger on the street recommend we eat here so of course we did. . They had a Squish speciality hard tea so seeing how it was a speciality I was hoping for something good. Nope! I got unsweetened tea with a shot of vodka....More

Thank Josh W
SquishBanff, General Manager at Squish Sandwich Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Josh, I have to say I was surprised to see your review. In the hour you were at Squish I approached your table numerous times only to be told by all that everything was "really good". In regards to our brewed unsweetened tea, it is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for some Soup and Chili on a cold Saturday afternoon. Thumbs up from everyone. So good. Downstairs so you may miss it on your first pass.

Thank traveler321_11
SquishBanff, General Manager at Squish Sandwich Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very happy you and your family found the place. So glad you enjoyed the food!!! I hope you were able to keep warm. We hope to see you again soon. Regards, Kim

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came across squish and it was exactly what we were after as we were a bit over the burger thing , these guys make top shelf sandwiches and soups ( side note - I never eat soup) but I did here ! I had the...More

Thank Keithville
SquishBanff, General Manager at Squish Sandwich Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know how you enjoyed Squish. We love when we read such positive reviews. I must admit the Rueben and the tomato soup are my favorites so I am glad you enjoyed! The Squish team hopes you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was lightly snowing and cold in Banff and the only thing I wanted was soup. I walked all around Banff looking for soup but didn’t find any. I was beginning to give up my search when all of a sudden I see Squish. I...More

Thank Fernanda A
SquishBanff, General Manager at Squish Sandwich Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on Squish. We strive to give people like yourself a place that is inviting and offers some comfort food on those chilly days when you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took the family to Squish and they LOVED IT!!! Fantastic service and great food. The kids shared the Grill Cheese and Side Fry. The girls loved all the cheeeeeese!! The Hubby got the Rueben and Side Soup (Tomato Basil that day). He orders the Rueben...More

Thank Nicole G
SquishBanff, General Manager at Squish Sandwich Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the fantastic review! We strive to have a family friendly environment where people like yourself can come in and eat great food! In a world where customer service is sometimes lacking I love hearing that we served you and your family in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in this unassuming place one afternoon and had a great soup and sandwich. The sandwich was so big we didn't need an evening meal. Extremely friendly service, highly recommendedMore

Thank MJ2109
SquishBanff, General Manager at Squish Sandwich Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for dropping in to Squish and then taking the time to do this review! We strive to give our customers great food in a relaxed and friendly environment.....we are thrilled you enjoyed. The Squish team hopes to see you in the...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018

I had a ham and cheese sandwich with a wonderful creamy tomato soup that was heavenly! Highly recommend this little sandwich place hidden downstairs on Banff Avenue!

Thank Sherpa440832
SquishBanff, General Manager at Squish Sandwich Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We strive to have great food and when people like you let us know it is all worth it. The Squish team hopes to see you in the future. Regards, Kim

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this restaurant for - My son and I were looking for a simple lunch. Really enjoyed our sandwiches and couldn’t manage to finish all of the food - either a salad or a soup (along with sandwich). Aussie waitress was very attentive.

Thank Darwinharwood
SquishBanff, Owner at Squish Sandwich Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us this lovely review. We are thrilled you enjoyed and we hope to get back to Squish in the future. Regards, Kim

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Love love love squish! Their tomato soup is incredible and the staff is so friendly! It's an amazing little gem that is on our list every time we head through Banff now!

Thank Emma N
SquishBanff, Owner at Squish Sandwich Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to come on TripAdvisor! We love what we do and are thrilled when we have people like yourself that keep coming back. Please introduce yourself when you make your way to Banff in the future. Regards, Kim

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Canadian, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-985-5000
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Description
Artisan Sandwich Bar on Banff Ave, boasting house roasted meats, traditional Montreal smoked meat sandwiches, and a daily grilled cheese!
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