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Chef's Studio Japan

709 Main St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B2, Canada
+1 403-609-8383
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (10 reviews)
“sushi” (41 reviews)
“dynamite roll” (2 reviews)
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
709 Main St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B2, Canada
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

This restaurant was such a disappointment. The sushi was dry and smells so fishy. Service was so slow. We are local and will not be going again or recommending this to other tourist.

Thank J4863KFmary
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We knew of this chef (Bob/Harumi) from Edmonton where they ran a successful Ramen restaurant. So we were extremely disappointed when they moved. But now we are thrilled that they are the new owners of Chef's Studio Japan. We came with another couple and enjoyed...More

Thank mulan12
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We used to love this place, not anymore. They changed owners and now just another confused Asian restaurant. And not in a good way. The rice was bland!

1  Thank Heather B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Very friendly, outstanding Japanese cuisine. And quick service. Highly recommended for people who want to live healthy.

Thank Tilltales
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Very good sushi and noodle dishes. The best Udon I have had in Canada! Well worth the visit if you need a change from the all too abundant red meat fare in Canmore and Banff.

Thank 3Mississauga
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We went on recommendation from friend who used to live in canmore. Upon arriving, and until we left, staff was super friendly and helpful.... Food unfortunately was very underwhelming. I've eaten a lot of sushi in my days, and this was near the bottom of...More

Thank Dverity
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We love this place! They have the best food in Canmore. We lived in Whistler for 10 years so we know Japanese cuisine. We moved to Canmore 6 months ago and have been trying all the wonderful restaurants this town has to offer. The Chef's...More

Thank Moselle D
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Two staff - the same ones serving our food - spent the entire duration of our meal scraping gunk off the restaurant floor. Sunday evening and only three tables but we all felt it was really offputting. The place in daylight exposes how run down...More

Thank JRB133
Reviewed 5 February 2017

My wife and I finally had a chance to try out a sushi restaurant in Canmore. This was one of three recommendations from trusty ol' Siri and, if I recall, Chef's Studio Japan was rated quite highly relative to the other two. The positives: -...More

Thank capebretonboy
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We really enjoy there boxed lunches. Not so big of a place, feels family like. Kinda of hidden but you can see the signs. Tempura is the best

Thank Pervaiz B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 Main St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-609-8383
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