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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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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
1 Juniper Way, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I took my family for dinner to this restaurant. The view, decor, etc. are fantastic - the music did not fit the ambiance though. My wife is gluten-free and she had ample options available to her. The food was fantastic, the wine was good. Everything...More

Thank Camulius
Reviewed 3 days ago

I've been traveling for both work and leisure for decades and have very high expectations when it comes to food. I can honestly say this place rates in my top three meals of all time. Truly amazing. I let the chef decide my meal and...More

Thank BinTharDunThat
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying at the Juniper Hotel for 10 nights which is located outside of Banff so we were excited to have the Bistro on the same property. First disappointment was the breakfast menu-nothing appealed to us especially me since I don't eat eggs. Second...More

2  Thank kftw
JuniperMgr, General Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this review

Dear kftw, Thank you for your feedback! I am disappointed to hear you had a bad experience, we will use your comments as a learning exercise to ensure we are offering all guests swift, efficient service. As we are approaching June, Apres Ski has come...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the friendly service by Matt and the delicious food. The view is incredible! I will take my hubby there! Great place to eat!!!More

Thank Janetmcon
JuniperMgr, General Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Janetmcon, Thank you for your kind words, and are happy to hear you enjoyed your experience. The views of the Bow Valley are pretty spectacular, it still takes my breath away every day! I will pass along your praise to Matt! We hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I had breakfast here one morning when we were snowed in at the hotel one morning in April. For our budget we definitely considered this a bit of a splurge, but the convenience just couldn't be beat! I had the stuffed french...More

Thank MsChatNoir
JuniperMgr, General Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this review

Dear MsChatNoir, Thank you so much for your feedback! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed everything! We look forward to seeing you at The Juniper Bistro again! Warm Regards, Chris Irving Restaurant General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We're so glad we visited the Juniper Bistro. Really good, well-executed dishes. Attentive, friendly service. Great drinks, too. Good value for the quality of food. The view is really beautiful and while we were dining, a few deer came right up to the window! We...More

Thank KTandLee
JuniperMgr, General Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this review

Dear KTandLee, Thanks so much for your feedback! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed everything, including the fauna! I always say we have the best view in the Bow Valley! We can't wait for summer patio season! We look forward to seeing you at...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Manager on duty was very friendly.I did not have my ski pass on me to get discount but he believed me .

Thank Marek W
JuniperMgr, General Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Marek W, Thanks so much for coming in, I am glad you enjoyed everything! We look forward to seeing you at The Juniper Bistro again! Warm Regards, Chris Irving Restaurant General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located slightly out of town. The meals taste great but we thought there was a lack of meal choices. The service and the view were spot on.More

Thank GreyNomads888
JuniperMgr, General Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this review

Dear GreyNomads888, Thanks so much for making the trip across the highway! I am glad you enjoyed your meal! I am slightly biased, but i think we have the best view in the Bow Valley! We can't wait for summer patio season here! We look...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped by the Juniper Bistro again to see if the cuisine still held up. We arrived on a Wednesday night without making a reservation and were seated quickly. There were approximately five other tables occupied at the time but unfortunately there were only two...More

Thank Ted K
JuniperMgr, General Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Ted K, Thank you for your generous review; your feedback is greatly appreciated! We are all very happy to hear you enjoyed your visit! We look forward to seeing you at The Juniper Bistro again! Warm Regards, Chris Irving Restaurant General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to Banff several times and ALWAYS enjoy a meal at the Juniper Bistro. Breakfast is phenomenal and so are the table side views of the mountains. If you are in Banff or just passing through, be sure to stop. Apres Ski and Dinner...More

Thank CDHS2013
JuniperMgr, General Manager at The Juniper Bistro, responded to this review

Dear CDHS2013, Thank you so much! We appreciate your generous feedback, and am happy to hear you you make your way back from time to time. I've said it often, in my opinion, we have the best view in the Bow Valley! We are all...More

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AllThoseCats
I can't open the menu from your website. Do you have a Word document version?
24 April 2017|
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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.
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CeeDee1
Will you be serving Christmas Dinner?
30 October 2016|
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Response from gwgMimsFlorida | Reviewed this property |
You must phone them
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Deb S
Gluten free options?
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
Friday
07:00 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
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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Description
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.