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Chaya Restaurant

118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
+1 403-760-0882
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“ramen” (65 reviews)
“noodles” (41 reviews)
“bbq pork” (10 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Soups
€€ - €€€
118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

The Chaya restaurant has excellent, authentic Japanese ramen for just over $10 per bowl. It's great for lunch and quite a lot of food. The ramen is delicious and highly recommended. The restaurant itself is quite small so good for a quick meal, the ramen...More

Thank aigados
Reviewed 11 February 2018

It's so small, the friendly server recommends you find a table first, then go to the counter to order. The food is authentic, simple and tasty. It comes quickly, and the portions are just right for a healthy, filling meal. We had the Donburi, one...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We were told to go here and try the ramen, boy they were spot on. This place is very busy so they give you a ticket with your time to return and if you are too late they give your table away. I think the...More

Thank Non-fly
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Order take away for Kitsune udon, chicken teriyaki, and chicken katsu don, we like the taste all of them. Even though the price consider expensive for small eatery place but we can agree with the quality of yhe food presented. Even though it was during...More

Thank ucartech
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a great little place for wonderful food. We have never been disappointed with our meals and this is one of our favourite haunts when we're going through Banff. The only challenge is seating. It's a pretty tiny restaurant and they do have a...More

Thank SandraFromCalgary
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We stumbled into this tiny restaurant as we were freezing along Banff Avenue. The interior was simple with a few tables crammed into a small space. The noodle soups were excellent and authentically Japanese. The lady taking the order at the counter wrote in Japanese...More

Thank Cutie888
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Small restaurant with around 10 small tables - it gets very busy but you can reserve. Food is very good and excellent value. No alchoholic beverages sold. Pleasant service. Ate here twice!

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 17 October 2017

If you ask me about Chaya restaurant I will only remember it for being the Asian restaurant along Banff main town centre near Mcdonalds. We were very hungry and we were looking for an Asian restaurant and chanced upon Chaya restaurant, a small restaurant serving...More

1  Thank betty l
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We always come here when we're in Banff. Noodles are freshly made, broth is always steaming hot. To get a table right away, line up as soon as it opens. It'll be worth it!

Thank T7877UKlaurenl
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Ordered Wonton ramen, katsu rice, miso soup. Everything is good. Price is very reasonable. The place is very small and crowded. Need to get a number to get a table. Service is quick and great.

Thank happygmb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-0882
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