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The Summit Cafe

€€ - €€€American, Cafe,
102-1001 Cougar Creek Dr, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
+1 403-609-2120
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
102-1001 Cougar Creek Dr, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely, quaint cafe! Good for families and good selection on the menu. Very good service and friendly staff. Food was delicious and reasonably priced. The cafe and outside reminds me of being in the Dolomites in northern Italy. I would definitely recommend this cafe to...More

Thank Marzia M
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Great spot. Limited seating but quite comfortable. Great selection for breakfast. Wonderful selection of coffee. Very pleasant staff. Our server was from the Czech Republic. Very friendly.

Thank Bradley J
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Had never heard of this place. Was so happy to find it. We will definitely go back. Rancheros was good! All the baking treats looked amazing too.

Thank CNB0528
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Our go to place for breakfast in Canmore. Out of the main tourist area in the Benchlands area which is great. Food quality is always excellent with a good range of offerings. Gret outside seating if weather is ok, with great view of three sisters....More

Thank UkSil
Reviewed 22 October 2017

What a great place for breakfast. The seats are limited, so go early if you can. You order at the bar and take a seat. Great breakfast combination and the staff is lovely

Thank habs_68_08
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Just finished a delicious brunch date with my 3 year old daughter. The place was busy as usual, but we found a table for two quickly. Latte was great, food came quickly and we had a great time colouring while we waited. We will definitely...More

Thank SGFranklin
Reviewed 25 September 2017

My family and I were recently in Canmore on a family holiday and went to the Summit Cafe based on a recommendation from one of the locals. We were excited to try it however once we walked through the door we received a dirty look...More

Thank Lisa H
Management response:Responded 1 October 2017

Hello Lisa, Please except our deepest apologies for your treatment at The Summit Cafe. We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and are so sorry that this was your experience. Please note that we will be looking into this matter. Thank you for bringing it...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Fabulous breakfast with great ambiance and the coffee was great too! Place your order and they give you a rubber toy to identify your table and order!!

Thank chefnoppy
Management response:Responded 1 October 2017

Glad you had a great experience!

Reviewed 15 September 2017

I had done my research and already knew that we would have a great breakfast here. Although we were staying in a nearby condo with a kitchen, we had to eat out at a local spot on our last morning before driving to Calgary airport....More

Thank NjoyTravelingNj
Management response:Responded 1 October 2017

Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped off on the way to BC. Awesome breakfast. Had the only omelette and partner had the breakfast burrito. Both very good. Highly recommended with a continuous line up.

Thank GusGristle
Management response:Responded 1 October 2017

Thanks of the review. Hope to see you again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 13:30
06:30 - 13:30
06:30 - 13:30
06:30 - 13:30
06:30 - 13:30
06:30 - 13:30
06:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102-1001 Cougar Creek Dr, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-609-2120
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Locally owned and operated. Serving breakfast and lunch daily. Free trade organic coffees and specialty drinks. Fresh baked goods and beautiful views
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