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The Summit Cafe

) #1 of 8 Coffee & Tea in Canmore #7 of 103 Places to Eat in Canmore €€ - €€€ American, Cafe,
102-1001 Cougar Creek Dr, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
+1 403-609-2120
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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102-1001 Cougar Creek Dr, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1E1, Canada
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We ate here for breakfast. One has to order at the counter and they'll bring your meal to you. My friend has the huevos rancheros which was tasty, and I just had a basic bacon, eggs, hash browns and toast. Service was prompt even with...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017

Order at the counter off blackboard menus. Daily specials are always delicious, variety of coffees, healthy and other snacks available to grab and go! Staff always friendly and helpful, best to visit early in the day. more great views on good weather days.

Thank Coreen S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Happy to review this place, as I looked it up on TripAdvisor and enjoyed our meal. Easy to find, and just a short hop off the highway outside Canmore. We got there around 9:30 and had fast service, but by the time we left, people...More

Thank Patty D
Reviewed 11 June 2017

On our way to Banff, we stopped at the Summit Cafe at the recommendation of a work colleague. We LOVED it! We arrived just before 9am and were able to get the last indoor table that would seat the 3 of us. There was plenty...More

Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 8 June 2017

a great hangout for locals but a great place to have lots of great food. best breakfast and brunch hangout, for friends and family

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

A little off of the main drag but really well worth the very short drive. Not a lot of seating but the food is cooked to order, not heated. Real food. Good service. We are there for breakfast and thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

My colleague and I stopped in for a quick breakfast before heading to the airport on holiday Monday. Great menu. Happy atmosphere. Decent pricing. Fast service. I ordered soft poached eggs (yum), bacon (got that cheap crap that is more like a piece of rind...More

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Off the beaten path but worth a visit. Very popular place. Friendly staff. Fairly pricey for the portions but perhaps this is what to expect in Calgary's playground and we would recommend it.

Thank Fimckay
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Left Calgary early for a day in the mountains... Hit Canmore at 7:30am on Mother's Day! Wanted just a quiet breakfast with my family... The Summit Cafe was perfect! We beat the regular breakfast crowd as it was open this early on a Sunday... So...More

Thank zimmfamily2016
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

My favourite place for breakfast. Love the gluten free burrito. Great portions. Great service. Grab an energy bar to go. So good!

Thank Sunshine90
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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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