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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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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“wraps” (88 reviews)
“breakfast wrap” (30 reviews)
“donair” (7 reviews)
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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 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

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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
Reviewed 21 September 2018

The long lines for breakfast tell you this is going to be good. Great food, we had big breakfast and ate inside (very limited space but we got seats two consecutive days). Cakes and muffins gorgeous - waistlines expand just looking at the goods on...More

Thank Dingleford
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Very good for take away breakfasts. Ok for veggie and nice samosas and cakes as well as breakfast wraps. Wish I could have had time for the pancakes as they looked amazing. Nice to go to on the walk to Lake Louise (the food was...More

Thank emedcalf2018
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Service is friendly and competent. Food is plentiful and tasty. We had an omelet and the elk stew, and then the ham and pea soup. These last two are served with a heated bun which I think had margarine on it. Too bad. The cafe...More

Thank tedster074
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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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