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105-743 Railway Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1P2, Canada
+1 403-609-2613
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Guelph, Canada
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were met at door by Victor He prepared a wonderful fish creation with flavourful vegetables and rice. We went back one more time before our time in Canmore ended. Victor is a very creative chef and even more interesting as a person. His worldly travels and experiences translate into his menus His passion is in preparing and sharing his... More 

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Thank 48carolyn
Nova Scotia, Canada
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I have been here twice for meals after hiking in Canmore. The restaurant is casual, clean, and the service is top notch. The chef's food is spectacular. Meals are made to accommodate preference - vegan, gluten free was no problem at all. We thoroughly enjoyed our time at Elita and will be back again and again. It... More 

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Thank sunkissed_canadian
Alberta, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful personalized service; we never really even looked at the menu - just listened to a few suggestions from the chef and made our choices. Extremely accommodating for allergies, taste preferences, etc. Seafood gumbo was subtly flavourful and the chicken/asparagus salad plate was a fascinating combination of flavours - different with every bite.

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Thank jamdkd
Okotoks, Canada
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty of choice with a diversity of customizable GF options on most dishes. Cook/owner very accommodating and enlightening in culinary offerings with very fast service and hot food. Two of the 3 dishes a bit saucy as is typical but Bison Enchilada house special on point.

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Thank OurFamilyTravelsLots
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After 3 years of living in Canmore and never having dined at Elita's my boyfriend and myself decided to try something new. We were blown away by the service and passion of the owner who not only cooked for us but served us as well. Before we even had a chance to look over the menu he came up with... More 

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Thank Brooke M
Canmore
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They are very accommodating to Gluten free dinning. I am a celiac so I am very sensitive and they were very willing to change menu items and specials so that I could have what I wanted. My mom also ate here a few weeks ago and raved about it. I had a salad with fish and it was excellent. All... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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109 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I cannot say enough how awful the food and service were at this place. The owner even gave us "free" dessert,, and it was dried out, stale chocolate cake. So many great places to eat in Canmore. Don't go here.

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Thank Dawn R
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I'm vegan and I saw this place had stellar reviews, so I decided to go there for dinner. It was a quiet Thursday night and as soon as I walked in I was greeted by the owner. He immediately asked if I had any dietary restrictions and I told him I was vegan. No problem! He had a special that... More 

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Thank Keely W
Canmore
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Excellent if you have food allergy issues they will cater to you. Easy to find and park. Really nice owners. Delightful.

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Thank Sharon S
Calgary, Canada
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We enjoyed yet another fabulous vegan meal at Elita last week. Our carnivorous friend was equally pleased with his selection. The owner/chef is passionate about his craft and willing to accommodate all tastes and dietary requirements. Truly a gem in Canmore.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105-743 Railway Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1P2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-609-2613

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?