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Saltlik

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221 Bear Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A1, Canada
+1 403-762-2467
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“duck tacos” (70 reviews)
“steak” (578 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Grill, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
221 Bear Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A1, Canada
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Reviewed February 28, 2017

We had booked a reservation for this restaurant weeks in advance as we had heard it was a busy place. Being the end of reading week (Sunday) there was lots of room and we got a quaint little corner with a window. The service was...More

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saltlikbanff, Manager at Saltlik, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2017

Thank you for writing this fantastic review! Yes, our dining room menu is Ala Carte, where the lounge is not, and we surely do have great portioned appetizers and sides. I am delighted to hear that you had a wonderful experience here and received excellent...More

Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

We dined at the Saltlik during our stay over reading week. The quality of food was top notch and prices are in line with other high quality steak houses. We arrived for an early meal, 5:45 pm, and were seated immediately without a reservation. Our...More

Thank 359scott
saltlikbanff, Manager at Saltlik, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2017

I am delighted to hear that you and your family had a wonderful experience with us! Your kind and positive words in this review are highly appreciated. We surely look forward to hosting you sometime again in the future! Kindest regards,

Reviewed February 26, 2017

We went to Saltlik twice during our stay in Banff. Once for lunch and once for drinks and eats. The burger earned the rating of the best in town. Also had the duck tacos...which were deliciously different. Second visit we had a couple of appetizers...More

Thank Lori T
saltlikbanff, Manager at Saltlik, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2017

I am so happy to hear that both of your experiences here at the Saltlik were fanstastic ones! Thank you for returning, and trying out different items on our menu! I hope your next visit is just around the corner, We would love to be...More

Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

I ordered New York steak , it was Very chewy steak. the meat did not aged and was not trim carefully. I have better steak in Banff.More

Thank Yahiya C
saltlikbanff, General Manager at Saltlik, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2017

We are very sorry to hear your experience was not up to our standards or ours. We take all reviews seriously. If you wouldn't mind emailing me directly dsuttie@saltlik.com, I would love to find out more about your meal and make sure your next visit...More

Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

We made a reservation for the upstairs but ended up deciding to have dinner in the lounge. More casual atmosphere and crowd. The menu is different for the lounge. Not as many choices as upstairs but what we picked, we really enjoyed. The steak salad...More

Thank tfed2017
saltlikbanff, Manager at Saltlik, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2017

Thank you so much for your positive feedback! So glad to hear you had a wonderful time in the lounge! Sorry to hear about the couple errors, I'm hoping that your next visit will be a five start visit! Warmest regards,

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Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

The food was ok, but not great. Service was good. We felt it was overpriced for what you get and would try another place next time.More

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saltlikbanff, General Manager at Saltlik, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2017

Thank you for the feedback. We do strive to offer high quality product, service and value. I feel we may have fell short on your visit. If ever you do want to give us another try please feel free to reference your previous visit upon...More

Reviewed February 20, 2017

One of our favourite things to do after a day of skiing or hiking in Banff is to go to Saltlik's lounge, ask for a table by the roaring fireplace, and split a delicious, juicy bacon cheeseburger. Saltlik is pricey like most places in Banff,...More

Thank ScottandJodi
saltlikbanff, Manager at Saltlik, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2017

Thank you for this fantastic review! Oh yes....The one and only Royale with Cheese! Our award winning burger! Glad to hear it satisfied you both after a well deserved day exploring out in the mountains. I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your experience...More

Reviewed February 19, 2017

Had an awesome dinner with wonderful service. Very busy restaurant with good selections on the menu. NY steak with Blue cheese is still making my mouth water.

Thank AAArater
saltlikbanff, Manager at Saltlik, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2017

We appreciate your positive comments! I am so glad to hear you had a wonderful time here at the Saltlik. Hoping your next visit to town is just around the corner, we would love to host you again soon! Warmest regards,

Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

Walking around Banff trying to decide where to dine. I have a philosophy that why would I eat at a establishment that is near where I live.... Enjoying the evening I decided to go one block west off Main Street Banff. This savouring aroma caught...More

Thank BKjohn9966
saltlikbanff, Manager at Saltlik, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2017

What a great review! Thank you! We highly appreciate your positive words and recommendations. I am pleased to hear you had a wonderful experience with us. I hope your next visit isn't too far away, we would be delighted to host you once again. Thank...More

Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

I wanted to try the bison steak whist in Banff and Saltlik was recommended. The staff were great, knew what they were taking about and allowed us to have restaurant food in the bar. The bison was good. Great taste to it. The IPA was...More

Thank Jonathan L
saltlikbanff, Manager at Saltlik, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2017

Thank you for your feedback! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your bison steak! It's incredible isn't it? And what a nice pairing with the Central City IPA! We look forward to hosting you again in the future on your next visit to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$39
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Bear Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A1, Canada
    (Wolf or Caribou)
  • Public Transportation: Public transit stops within walking distance.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-762-2467
  • E-mail
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