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Melissa's Restaurant and Bar

218 Lynx St, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
+1 403-762-5511
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (217 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (80 reviews)
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American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
218 Lynx St, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We walked there on a wet Tuesday evening and it was very busy. We waited on a bench for about 30mins, luckily chatting to other tourists to pass the time (we had expected to be offered a drink at the bar or a look at...More

Thank vampireweekend
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great breakfast here during our stay in Banff. Would definitely recommend this restaurant. God service and God food. Value for money too.

Thank Johnthewhit
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We walked into town and so were looking forward to our breakfast. The choices were what we expected and the food came quickly and it was hot. Not everything was available it that was OK. Our server was not the friendliest and we both felt...More

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 2 days ago

A very popular place, hence often there are waiting lines to be seated! But the staff is very efficient and serve and help customers swiftly. We were there for breakfast and had a great meal. Large portions, enough coffee and an excellent menu with a...More

Thank Mett-Serv-Varr
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is fortunately less crowded than it's Banff Avenue counterparts. However many folks find their way here. The service is friendly and food was prepared really quick. A nice location for each time of the day.

Thank 18,860,327
Reviewed 3 days ago

Came here for Breakfast after where we were intending to go was full. However I am glad we did. We going hiking and needed a good hearty meal to keep us going. The pair of us went for the Big Breakfast options and it certainly...More

Thank ToniMid
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place for breakfast - big menu to choose from and endless coffee. Went for breakfast twice - there were plenty of people there when we went at 7.30 one day and it was pretty full when we went back another day at about 9,...More

Thank Angela P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had brunch here during our Banff stopover and was not disappointed. Lots of locals eating there which is always a good sign, friendly staff and good honest food. Nothing fancy, just a great brunch to see us through the day. Top job, guys.

Thank Paul H
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thanks Paul! Really glad to hear you had a great meal with us, hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner with friends here. Prices were higher than expected. We opted for burgers at $14 each with either salad, fries or soup. I got the cream of chicken with vegetables soup and it was the best part of the meal. A friend got...More

Thank Trish W
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

Hey Trish, thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, we value hearing from all our customers about their experience with us, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your cream of chicken and vegetable soup and that your friend had an excellent filet!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the minute we walked in the staff took very good care of us. Our waiter Nick, was fantastic and I wish all restaurants would have a "Nick" for servers. Very knowledgeable & friendly. We ended up having a blast with him, which made our...More

Thank Linda424
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Questions & Answers
Harvey J
29 March 2017|
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Response from MelissasMissteak | Property representative |
Yes! We do have our regular menu. Apologies for the late reply.
11 July 2016|
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Response from MelissasMissteak | Property representative |
We serve breakfast from 8am-4pm daily
19 October 2015|
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Response from Nicola S | Reviewed this property |
We did have steaks as main, but it comes with either salad or soup as starter.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Lynx St, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-762-5511
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