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Chez Francois Restaurant

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1604 2 Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1M8, Canada
+1 403-678-6111
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Today
07:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Wed 07:00 - 14:30
Thu - Tue 07:00 - 21:00
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a must for breakfast! I had and loved their Greek omelette. They serve breakfast late, we had the choice of either the breakfast or lunch menu. I like that they put fresh fruit on all the plates, great presentation and delicious food!

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Thank Paige D
Canmore
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19 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We come here because we like the diversity of the menu. It has numerous French Canadian options that you cant find anywhere else in the valley. Staff is always really on point and helpful. Food is always good and portions are the right size for the price. Lots of Benny options and crepe options. Never disappointed.

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Thank Veronique G
Calgary, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I hadn't been here in a few years. I remembered it as a bustling place with the most incredible croissants. Had breakfast there today and it was just ok. The place was half empty on a Saturday morning, which should have been my first clue that something had changed. I got the fruit, brie and croissant. Fruit was good and... More 

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Thank H W
Edmonton, Canada
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have breakfast here every time we're in Canmore, it's such a hidden gem! Have tried many items off the menu and have yet to be disappointed. Definitely recommend!

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Thank SLB111
Edmonton, Canada
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

A busy place, especially after 11:00 on a Sunday! The menu has a very wide variety from pancakes, oatmeal, eggs Benedict to omelettes, homemade granola and traditional bacon and eggs

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Thank Marian H
Edmonton, Canada
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I have eaten breakfast (from) this restaurant a few times but have never eaten in the restaurant. It is a great breakfast to pick up and run back to the hotel. You can mix and match items on the menu so if you can't decide - NO PROBLEM - get a combo! The prices are great - the food is... More 

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Thank Gomeba
Heysham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We went her on a recommendation from our tour guide... it did not disappoint! There was a great selection of breakfasts, from pancakes, fresh fruit etc etc. Reasonable priced and well worth a visit. They also provide and extensive lunch and dinner menus, but we didn't sample them, just breakfast.

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Thank SueandKev2015
Okotoks, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We have been eating breakfast/brunch here for 20 years, wouldn't try anywhere else in Canmore. Food is well priced, and consistently prepared and served.

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Thank mjhullah
Banff National Park, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I didn't realise how hard it was to find a nice place for breakfast in Canmore to dine in. There is so Many coffee huts with pre made food. One of the places we went into recommended Chez's and we thought finally a place! The waiter there Genevieve I think it was?! Was absolutely lovely, great service. The manager on... More 

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Thank Leecage91
Saskatoon, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

French restaurant attached to Days Inn hotel. Came for both supper and breakfast. Supper was average "French" food - my lobster bisque was not edible (grainy, brown coloured, with odd taste and unlike any other lobster bisque I've had) however my golden turnip-candied nut salad was fantastic! A bit on the pricier side. However, breakfast was so so worth it!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$45
Cuisine
French, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:30
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1604 2 Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1M8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-678-6111

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