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The Juniper Bistro

1 Juniper Way, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E1, Canada
+1 403-763-6219
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (30 reviews)
“beet salad” (44 reviews)
“chocolate tart” (14 reviews)
Open Now
15:00 - 22:00 Hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 Juniper Way, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E1, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nestled at the base of the mountains, this bistro is cozy and friendly. Food was good with a variety of meat/fish/pasta. Small wine list and a bit pricey.

Thank Eileen M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First dinner for us at the Juniper Bistro, and it was exceptional! Tried the Salmon, Mussels and Scallops amongst the three of us, then the dark chocolate tarte for dessert. Perfectly done, and artfully presented. We have eaten in many of Banff’s restaurants, and you...More

Thank AlbertaOilguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

But i was very happy they served the food warm not cold. Homemade jam also was a bonus. Service was good.

Thank 69duke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful setting. Try the stuffed french toast and avocado toast, delicious! Would be nice in the summer months to have a drink on their patio overlooking the mountains.

Thank KGDA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sat watching the sun go down over the mountains. The server told me the seat I was in is the best seat in all of Banff I can imagine he is right. The food was excellent. I had the mushroom appetizer which was delicious...More

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made a 5:30 reservation on a Saturday night before a show at the Banff Centre. My wife and I both opted for the 3 course prix-fixe menu for $59. We both had the warm asparagus and lentil salad to start. Two thumbs up. My wife...More

Thank Doug D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate dinner here two nights in a row, the service was exceptional both times with different waiters. The food is delicious and the view is spectacular. I loved the modern mountain feel of the atmosphere. We have two young boys and the also loved...More

Thank wildswanone
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Read the reviews about the breakfast, and happy to say that Juniper lived up to it’s reputation. My wife had the “Smashed Avocado on Toasted Sourdough” and I had the Shakshuka. Both dishes were delicious and offered far more than the normal standard breakfast fare...More

1  Thank DavidOttawa13
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

The bistro never disappoints. Had the salmon Benny and the juniper benny. Both delicious. Great service by Candice. We will be back.

1  Thank Marlorg
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This place has an awesome atmosphere! Big windows stretch across the whole front end of the restaurant and offer beautiful views of the rockies. The staff were very friendly and professional and the food was good. They were very accommodating of gluten and dairy intolerances....More

Thank 332erin
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24 April 2017|
Response from Ted K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but the menus appear to be done in a PDF Format. I am surprised that you could not open them.
30 October 2016|
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Response from gwgMimsFlorida | Reviewed this property |
You must phone them
Deb S
11 October 2016|
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Response from VinnyP1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, they had Gluten Free Gnocchi when we were there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
15:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
15:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
15:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Juniper Way, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E1, Canada (Formerly Juniper Bistro & Lounge)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-763-6219
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The wall-to-wall glass at the Juniper Bistro looks out over one of the most renowned vistas in North America. Join us for locally-inspired food that's the ideal complement to a day of hiking, cycling, skiing, or downtown shopping. Our meals are homemade and decadent, crafted to include our most treasured Canadian classics along with new discoveries inspired by worldwide travels. From our in-house bakery to the spirit of our menu, our chefs are proud to create delicious meals with a handcrafted and sustainable spirit.
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