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Trailhead Cafe

101 Lk Louise Dr | Samson Mall, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-522-2006
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“wraps” (91 reviews)
“breakfast wrap” (32 reviews)
“donair” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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101 Lk Louise Dr | Samson Mall, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 357 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Even though rated average, I would still go here again. The food smells really good as walk in - grill and breakfast foods. The coffee is on point - the options for varieties of drinks is great. My partner has the Reuben ...def get this...More

Thank sylboh
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I ordered a medium mocha and this is what I got. I asked for whip cream (I just xcski 36km so I needed some sugar) and she said that would be 0.60$ WHAT!?!? And this is what I got served. This was my first time...More

Thank Corinne B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They have a sign explaining that they charge for straws “in an effort to reduce plastic waste”. Meanwhile almost all of their pastries are wrapped in single use plastic wrap. While I support companies that try to reduce waste by charging for single use coffee...More

Thank Roving07488033065
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped for a to go breakfast on our way to moraine lake. It was busy even at opening. We had a breakfast bagel which was good and a pastry item that was just ok. It was not fresh. I did have an excellent coffee...More

1  Thank yogamama40
Reviewed 4 October 2018

That's what Guy lined up in front quipped.:-) Well the place is popular, so be prepared to line up at 9-10AM but you will be rewarded with a nice Espresso drink (much better than that mermaid chain coffee shop) and I enjoyed a tasty breakfast...More

Thank JonBP
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We had the donair wrap which we enjoyed very much! Went back the next morning for the cure wraps which were a fantastic start to a cold morning! :))

Thank Chuangdf
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Lake Louise is always busy. So this place will always have the challenge of seating. Can only seat about 8 people inside. If you just want to take to-go, this place is fine. The food is decent. Just sandwiches and wraps. I’ve had better but...More

Thank Roux-de-LA-vi
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We loved this little spot. We hit it up on our way out to the airport on our last day. Small place in a strip mall. Good coffee and good breakfast sandwiches. Easy, inexpensive, fast, and tasty, which makes it a perfect stop for breakfast...More

Thank TheFair0ne
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Very nice place with great coffee. Nice to have a coffee, breakfast, lunch or snack here :) Seems very popular!

Thank soldolphin66
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Great Cafe, Hot Chocolate and Sweets. Very friendly staff ! Will come back. Nice enviroment and a lot of shops around the coffee

Thank peterhH1829ZT
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 18:00
Monday
07:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 18:00
Thursday
07:00 - 18:00
Friday
07:00 - 18:00
Saturday
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Lk Louise Dr | Samson Mall, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Lake Louise
  • Phone Number: +1 403-522-2006
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Description
COFFEE COFFEE COFFEE!!!!! We serve the BEST coffee in town!
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