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Columbia Icefields Restaurant

) #104 of 107 Restaurants in Banff €€ - €€€
Columbia Icefield Centre, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1J3, Canada
+1 877-423-7433
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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good10%
  • Average13%
  • Poor27%
  • Terrible47%
2 days ago
“We were part of a group with tickets for the lunch buffet”
8 Jun 2017
“Burger Bust”
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Canadian
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Columbia Icefield Centre, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1J3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

In all fairness my son thought the lunch was amazing with an all you can eat option and as a student it possibly did stack up for him. But having dined out on the best Canada had to offer from Vancouver Island to the Rockies,...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for breakfast on our way along the Parkway. They were not busy but it still took them 40 minutes to cook our eggs benedict. I didn't actually order eggs, but wasn't prepared to wait another 40 minutes for them...More

Thank OziDel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here a few times and I tried their deli sandwiches and beef burgers. The sandwich was good and they have a variety of things to drink, such as coffee, tea, energy drinks and juices. The burger was really good, no complaints. Great place for...More

Thank hughezzy23
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Was there just yesterday (June 6) .. DO NOT repeat DO NOT buy their $15. buffalo burger. My son and I both had one, so it wasn't an isolated case, they were disgusting... dry, cold, meat over cooked and hard, wilted lettuce, grosse cheese... you've...More

1  Thank Jo-Anne D
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We have just finished a fantastic 2 month holiday in Canada and having to eat at the Brewster cafeteria at the Icefields centre was pretty much the worst bit of the whole holiday! The staff are poorly trained and clearly permitted no initiative. Several items...More

2  Thank Krishna S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The food was passable as food and it provides food where there isn't any other options for food. That as nice as I can put it. They understand capitalism as supply and demand pricing is in full effect. Went to the restaurant part (not the...More

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 17 March 2017

In 468 reviews, I have given only one terrible mark, so you know I mean it. Don't count on eating here! Pack and bring your own food! A dining room and a self service cafeteria are on the second floor of the Columbia Icefield (singular)...More

1  Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We (myself and three other family members) had read so many previous terrible reviews about this buffet restaurant that we were really apprehensive about eating there. We were visiting there as part of a Brewster's trip to the Icefields and were expecting the worst! We...More

2  Thank WillowWindsor
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Nice view but over-priced food court food ($3 coffee, $8.50 soup, $9 poutine, $14 sandwich, $17 rice/noodle dish). Staff got annoyed when some customers need more time to pick what they want. One of the staff even got angry and asked "What are you doing!?...More

1  Thank Joan C
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Never, ever again will I eat at this restaurant! My children and I traveled 5 1/2 hours to visit Columbia Icefields and arrived at lunch time. For 5 mediocre hotdogs, a good chicken burger and some chocolate milks, the bill came to almost $70.00! The...More

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Eric Z
17 June 2016|
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Response from Tinilla1123 |
Hello, They open from 8am until 10am for Breakfast items in the dining room, the food comes out fast and they will have you on your way in no time. If you'd rather grab a sandwich or something to go the Cafeteria opens up... More
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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Columbia Icefield Centre, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1J3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 877-423-7433
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