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345 Banff Ave | in the Moose Hotel & Suites, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H8, Canada
+1 403-760-8580
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“bread bar” (114 reviews)
“pasta” (55 reviews)
“garlic bread” (13 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 21:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
345 Banff Ave | in the Moose Hotel & Suites, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H8, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a must place to eat it’s an Italian restaurant but I had steak with sea salt from Sicily and it was amazing cooked perfectly and the kind of fries were almost like shredded but with onions with them and it was so good....More

Thank Dieseldog2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant has a terrific décor with two stories of seating and lots of space between tables. Service was excellent and food came very quickly. We were a table of 8 and all meals were delicious. We especially loved the toast bar where you prepared your...More

Thank dragonator
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family came here for breakfast as we were staying st the Moose lodge. First off, we had Petra like many others seem to have. I am not sure why shes still there after reading other reviews. She seems very inconvenienced when you ask for...More

Thank Justin G
phillip b, General Manager at Pacini, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Justin G, first of all, I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your experience. Coffee is $3.50 for unlimited coffee and the bread is free when you order a meal. If you don't order a meal the unlimited bread bar which comes with four butter options...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked in with a group of 12 people on a Friday night and the Pacini's host was very welcoming and accommodating. Our group was quickly seated. The menu had a wonderful selection of Italian dishes and wines. The food was squisito (delicious)! I ordered...More

Thank PolkKing
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is in the Moose Hotel and Suites and had a nice selection of Italian dishes. It also had a toasted bread buffet, which allowed you to choose from a number of breads and different flavored butters and toss them on the grill yourself...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We cam here for dinner on our first night in town. This visit was good. We got seated right away, were server quickly and dinner was really quite good. We had the seafood Linguini that was very tasty and loaded with seafood. Delightful. We liked...More

Thank DundasJohn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything from sangria to the pasta that I customized was delicious. The hostess and server were both genuinely nice and took great care of us. Had absolutely no complaints whatsoever. We also went down to the bar later in the night to get some sort...More

Thank XShwetaP
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A huge menu, lots of seating, noisier and busier but overall not too terrible. There is a bread grilling station which I found ridiculous since the only breads they offered were white, wheat and sesame slices of bread (nothing more artisanal or rolls or anything...More

1  Thank SDH424
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Saying that the servings are generous in any Canadian restaurant is probably redundant but Pacini's an excellent example of this tradition! The food was tasty but you really only need to order one course each. We started by sharing the Calamari fritti which was excellent;...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed at the Moose Hotel and thought we would enjoy breakfast on site. Bad decision. Petra, our waitress performed perfunctory coffee and water service but that was about it. The three of us received breakfast plates with only the eggs hot and served to order....More

Thank Paul D
phillip b, General Manager at Pacini, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ellen D and Paul D I will respond to both of you at the same time so that it is clear that you are doing your best to tarnish Petra's reputation. First of all, our staff are trained to do quality checks only minutes...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 Banff Ave | in the Moose Hotel & Suites, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-8580
Pacini is authentically Italian and features a warm and friendly ambience. Dedicated to quality, the restaurant pays special attention to every detail as it serves perfectly prepared, unique and flavourful Italian cuisine. Our signature Bread Bar offers a selection of fresh breads seasoned and grilled to your liking. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
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