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Cilantro On The Lake

1 Emerald Lake Drive, Field BC, Yoho National Park, British Columbia V0A 1G0, Canada
+1 250-343-6321
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (40 reviews)
“pizza” (10 reviews)
“bison burger” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1 Emerald Lake Drive, Field BC, Yoho National Park, British Columbia V0A 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 July 2016

You are paying for a view of the lake with food rather than great food with a lake view. It's a tourist trap but if you are desperate for food then give it a try. I had the black bean soup and then pasta. Their...More

Thank Consciousness E
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped at the restaurant for lunch after our hike around Emerald Lake. Surprisingly, they were able to seat us immediately. Their patio has a wonderful view of the lake. My husband and I both ordered the fish tacos. They were delicious but left us...More

Thank CZ1143
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We stopped in for lunch and we weren't disappointed, delicious food, the staff went out of their way to get us a table, close to the fire :), loved our visit here.

Thank radarinoz
Reviewed 6 June 2016

It was worth every penny to us to sit in the sun and gaze at the surroundings. Just to note, the food was average, small portions and quite expensive. Our service was very slow but we were not in a hurry, so for us, it...More

Thank charmedtravellers
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Cilantro is a lovely restaurant overlooking emerald lake. The quality o the food and service was excellent, as one might expect from a facility adjoining emerald lake lodge. It provides indoor as well as outdoor dining. Friendly service.

Thank 621dougw
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Yes, I am one of those self-proclaimed foodie and I won't apologize for sending food back of it is not up to snuff. In this case, we were blown away by the food. My tagliatelle was so good that I was tempted to order another...More

Thank SoVerySoCal
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We had pizza and a salad here. View of lake emerald beautiful. We did canoeing on the lake and loved it.

Thank Prashant S
Reviewed 4 March 2016

We really enjoyed sitting here for coffee and/or lunch over the summer. It's a wonderful setting. The food is.a bit expensive but good. We enjoyed our meals.

Thank chorneydandae
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Although there's tons of tourists during the summer months the reason why is because this is such a beautiful place. Cilantro is one of my favourite restaurants, located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. That being said this Cilantro is an extension of this restaurant with a...More

Thank emailgreg
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Great quality food in an awesome setting, right next to Emerald Lake in Yoho National Park! They have a good beer selection as well.

Thank KosTravelisLife
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Valet Parking
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Emerald Lake Drive, Field BC, Yoho National Park, British Columbia V0A 1G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Yoho National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 250-343-6321
Located on picturesque Emerald Lake in Field, British Columbia, Cilantro on the Lake is open in the spring and summer seasons, and for private events year round. We offer signature Rocky Mountain Cuisine, with items such as elk and bison.
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