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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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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“wraps” (79 reviews)
“breakfast wrap” (12 reviews)
“doner” (5 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
101 Lk Louise Dr | Samson Mall, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have attended the Trailhead Cafe on two occasions and it has lived up to our expectations. It is not a fine dining restaurant but has seating for you to eat in. It looks like it provides free wifi, good eats,and good coffee at a...More

Thank Robert Charles I
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Great place to grab a sandwich for 8-10 dollars. Though sandwich was just ok, nothing special. I would say even a bit too salty.

Thank xiliu82
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We stopped into Trailhead Cafe for a quick breakfast on the way to Lake Louise and were plesently surprised by the good food at reasonable prices and speedy service. The coffee was fine and the breakfast wraps were very filling. Overall a solid stop in...More

Thank Deanna D
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Stooped here for a quick bite to eat and a strong coffee after a skate on the lake. Got both with friendly service. Highly recommend the Reuben or the pizza wrap. I am a self proclaimed coffee snob and the long black (Americano) hit the...More

Thank Aaron N
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a quick snack and a coffee look somewhere else.Not only should a health inspector drop by for a visit the food and coffee isn’t good at all.Hold on to your money and look in Banff for something .

Thank esk70
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We have been having coffee here every day since we arrived 4 days ago including Christmas Day! The boys at the counter are friendly and get the orders out fast. We have shared the banana bread and had a grilled cheese sandwich. Although not completely...More

Thank teamhardingjones
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We stopped by for a sandwich to take on an outing and were disappointed. The sandwiches were $10, and they sounded good, but ended up with little flavour or taste. The mango chicken had just one small cube of mango, just lettuce, chicken, no spice....More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Fantastic mom & pop kind of place. All food was great, and fantastic service. Great place in small plaza in town. Definitely worth the short drive.

Thank greg4021
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Great cafe with excellent food and great coffee (folks from Melbourne will know what I mean!). Cheap, tasty eats. Fuel up here!

Thank Wozzie_12
Reviewed 25 October 2017

A great place to stop off to grab a wrap before heading up to the lake. Nice selection of options, with a quick turn around. Tasty and of a decent quality.

Thank UkSil
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
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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