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Communitea Cafe

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Local cuisine, Cafe, Healthy, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 20-06-30 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
Downtown Canmore's fresh, healthy, and vibrant cafe/ restaurant. Big salad bowls, pad thai noodle bowls, rice bowls, sandwiches, wraps, many vegan and vegetarian, and gluten-free friendly options. 80+ varieties of loose leaf tea and artisan roasted coffee. Indoor dining and patio seating available. We offer online ordering for an option to order ahead and pick up from our website.
PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch
CUISINES
Cafe, Healthy, Canadian, Contemporary
FEATURES
Takeout, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Live Music, Non-smoking restaurants, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mmmm! Best food ever! Everything tasted so delicious, staff were so friendly and the atmosphere was fun and upbeat so... we had to come back the very next day to try even more off the menu. LOVE this place ! Will definitely be back and...tell everyone about it!!More

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this spot for a healthy lunch, particularly for those on gluten-free and dairy-free diets. We visited several times during our stay. Enjoyed the Nori bowl (like deconstructed sushi), Whole (Keto) bowl, vegan burrito on gluten free wrap, chicken quesadilla and hummus dipper. Great...selection of teas as well.More

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed May 1, 2022 via mobile

Was staying with a local family member who recommended this place - easy to see why! I had a smoothie bowl and he had the breakfast panini, both were excellent. Even our lattes were top notch with milk perfectly steamed and subtle quality flavour. Communitea...is a must tryMore

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed April 28, 2022

Was visiting Canmore for the week and decided to check this place out. The first visit was great, food was delicious (we had the pad Thai and Buddha bowl) and my tumeric elixir was phenomenal. The staff were not super friendly, but no complaints. The...only reason I make that point was because we decided to visit communitea a second time before leaving (seriously, the food was that good), and the server we encountered was friendly, kind, interactive, and I returned to my table with a smile. Wish I had caught his name. He made us feel seen and welcomed (it was a pleasant surprise). We had the mountain veggie wrap and it was DIVINE! I’ve already told friends that they NEED to visit. And it will certainly be a go-to stop for me when visiting the Canmore/Banff area.More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed April 1, 2022 via mobile

We went here twice while in Canmore. The healthy and delicious lunch options are really unmatched. It is hard to come by such quality food with great vegetarian and vegan options. Also tried the loose leaf tea which was delicious. The place also just has...a great happy positive vibe about it. Definitely a must visit!More

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed March 29, 2022

I have always stopped in when I am in Canmore. NOT ANYMORE!!! Staff are so RUDE!!!! They messed up our order!!! Honestly I will never go back or recommend Try another place in Canmore not worth your time

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed March 16, 2022

Always enjoy take out from Communitea. It's our go to for pick up take out food. Great salads and pad Thai.

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed February 5, 2022

Quickly dropped in a few days ago while staying in Canmore and had one of the "bowls" and highly enjoyed it and very good value.

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed January 5, 2022 via mobile

Order the huvo burrito online pick up was easy and the burrito was yummy. I deff would recommend adding the bacon. My only complaint was that i didn’t have another one! I deff would recommend others go and try it! I know i will be...going back for lunchesMore

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed September 9, 2021 via mobile

Food was delicious and a great portion size. Tiny bit pricey but at least it was great healthy food that left you full at the end of the meal. We got the taco bowl with chicken and the nori bowl with shrimp.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Frequently Asked Questions about Communitea Cafe

Yes, Communitea Cafe offers takeaway services.

Yes, Communitea Cafe is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Communitea Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5