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The Summit Cafe

102-1001 Cougar Creek Dr, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
+1 403-609-2120
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
102-1001 Cougar Creek Dr, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simply one of the best places to go for breakfast. I had the Amigos and my wife had Huevos Rancheos. You should the food being served here. This is my second time as I am not from Canmore....I will keep returning.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jimwV6743MP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made a special stop here to have breakfast on our way through. We were expecting an exceptional experience based on the reviews. However, it was not to be. The coffee was great and the restaurant space is comfortable. The omelette was average as were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lori_adventurer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is popular and deserves to be! Was excited to try based on the reviews. We went on a weekend at prime brunch time and it was very busy (but we managed to get a table quite quickly so it was very efficient). I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lindsey_A_Mar
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast and a coffee on our way through to Banff. So great!! I could eat here everyday! Some of the best coffee on our entire trip! And their breakfast burrito was deadly! This is now a “must stop” every time we cone...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dukesask
Reviewed December 9, 2018

This cafe always a popular meeting place for the locals. The prices are reasonable and the food is good. Breakfasts are exceptional with a lot of choices - a good selection of coffee. The atmosphere can be considered mountain cozy. The outdoor patio area is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Glen P
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

First time. Visiting lake louise and stopped here for breakfast. Coffee was amazing. Very cool.atmosphere. had the poached eggs on english muffin and the salsa and avacado was amazing very large portions. My boyfriend had omlette and he really liked it. Great place service was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jasmine S
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Cute atmosphere with figurine table markers - ours was Little Mermaid Arielle. Order first, pay and then grab a seat. Large a filling portions. Mexican themed egg dishes. Great sausages. Very Highly Recommended!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MrESP2013
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Our first time. OMG. This was phenomenal! Huge portions. Great coffee. Kids loved it. And the view. Wow. Worth the drive!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GearWrench13
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food no matter what you have. Lattes great as well. I visit there on several occasion & love the atmosphere. The service is very good & the staff are lively

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pattis88
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Came here for the first time- don’t know why I’ve never been before. Delicious breakfast sandwich, good coffee. Staff were all very friendly. Would highly recommend!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mshigehiro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102-1001 Cougar Creek Dr, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-609-2120
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Locally owned and operated. Serving breakfast and lunch daily. Free trade organic coffees and specialty drinks. Fresh baked goods and beautiful views
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