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Aroma Mexican Restaurant

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837 Main St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B3, Canada (The Wood)
+1 403-675-9913
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08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Toronto, Canada
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice atmosphere, good service, generous portions and authentic Mexican food. I had the flautas which were as good as the last ones I ate in Mexico City. My only criticism would be that they really dial back the spice. My friend kept asking for hotter sauce looking for more heat and their hottest didn't measure up - and they charged... More 

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Thank Julie L
Alberta, Canada
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading reviews, we expected a great meal and experience. The service was extremely slow. Our party of 6 received each dish at separate times. The 2 shared appetizers arrived 10 minutes apart. The main dishes were also spread out to such an extent that by the time the last person received her main two diners had already finished their... More 

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Thank Bridgette444
Edmonton, Canada
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62 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there in the middle of the afternoon and asked if we could order food to go. Our server made great recommendations and our food was ready in 10 minutes (it wasn't busy at the time, but we were still impressed)! Everything was delicious - especially the salsa!

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Thank alexs27
Cochrane, Canada
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found the food to be very plain. It lacked the rich flavors expected from an authentic mexican restaurant. I could have done a better job cooking mexican at home.

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Thank Travis E
Camrose, Canada
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83 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had lunch here a few days ago and it was delicious. I had the chicken burrito special which included the soup (absolutely delicious vegetarian soup) and my husband had tacos carnitas. He loves cilantro and this dish had lists of it. He added a bit of hot sauce and was over the moon with the flavours.... More 

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Thank Albertameev
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good but the service is horrific. I called down in the afternoon to see if they did takeout for dinner. They said they did and I told them I'd call back then. I called five or six times, left two messages and could not get a hold of them. No problem - I'll just go down there.... More 

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Thank Dale H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went with my wife and two teenage daughters and we are all very picky having been to Mexico several times. The service was good and run by the family. Could they have shoved another margarita down my mouth? Sure! But the family would not have enjoyed the evening as much as me. We shared some seafood and beef nachos for... More 

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Thank Clinton H
Calgary, Canada
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My friends and I were there for dinner and it was great! The food was tasty and large portions. I had a Mexican bulldog drink which was the best one I've ever had. The staff were very nice and good service. Can't wait to come back!

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Thank Megan_604
Calgary, Canada
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Showed up for dinner asking if a table for 2 was possible without reservations. The door person told us nonchalantly that maybe in 45 minutes or maybe an hour.....when it was obvious to us 2 tables were finished and waiting for the check. Been here before......the good is good but the service is always pathetic.......it's like this family run place... More 

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Thank Keith S
Swift Current, Canada
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately this place seemed empty at lunch hour of a weekday in January and still the wait staff seemed overwhelmed with the 2 tables they had to serve. They were pleasant but seemed frantic and forgot our drinks entirely. Unaware of the specials for the day. Food taste mediocre. Not any recognizable mexican or Hispanic flavors. bland food. Very greasy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Mexican, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 837 Main St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B3, Canada
    (The Wood)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-675-9913
Description
"One of the Top Ten restaurants outside Calgary" - John Gilchrist. We are proud to introduce the Authentic Mexican cuisine in Canmore since 2009. Our top quality Mexican fine cuisine is what make us unique. All our menu item selections are artisanal handmade with natural ingredients from scratch. Our dishes are gluten free and veggie friendly. If you are looking for a marvelous dining experience, let your palate discover the ethnic flavours of our land, in an intimate and cozy setting enjoy truly healthy and exquisite meals, organic Mexican cafe and original signature drinks in an real Mexican ambiance. Please, keep your passport ready for this magical gourmet adventure at Welcome to Mexico in the Canadian Rockies!!!

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