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The Trough Dining Co.

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

Location and contact

Located just one block away from Main Street.
US$12 - US$29
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Canadian, International
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I went here for dinner one night while on holiday. Our waiter (who turned out to be the owner) was very friendly and took the time to chat with us even though he was busy. The service was top notch and glasses...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Amy T
Reviewed 6 days ago

I've eaten at the Trough many times. Each and every time I have received a level of service which is above most other places I have been. Like Richard the owner making a point of visiting our table to ensure that everything was just right....More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank wurstdarryl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for dinner while staying with friends in Canmore. We had a party of seven and it was a very enjoyable evening. This small restaurant in an alleyway was chosen by our friends who live in Canmore and it was an excellent choice. We...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank DaQi
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Before I write a novel on how amazing this place was I will give you a summary in case you don’t want to read the rest. Amazing food, courteous/attentive/knownledgable staff and a great environment that made our night one to remember. I do have to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Paul M
Reviewed 13 November 2018

My husband and I had a lovely evening dining at The Trough. The service was knowledgeable and attentive and the food was wonderful. He had the duck, which he really enjoyed but I think my Portobello mushroom with lentils was even better! The pork belly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lori_adventurer
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a very nice dinner at the Trough recently. We were warmly greeted on arrival and shown to a nice table by a window. The service was, as usual very attentive and professional. The menu features a nice selection of fish,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ecossins
Reviewed 4 November 2018

In Canmore for a few days and were gifted with dinner at The Trough. Everything we ate was amazing and the owner was a most gracious host. We had Bruschetta and the Pork Belly Trio for appetizers and really enjoyed them. The menu isn't large...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KathL490
Reviewed 27 October 2018

During our three nights in Canmore, we ate at two spots - one near our Bed and Breakfast and one in the centre of town - the Trough. The Trough was very nice. It had a romantic atmosphere with several small rooms and an outdoor...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lovewineandfood
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Great Service and Great Food... I had the mussels for a appy and the Pork for dinner. Dessert was, sticky toffee pudding. All 3 were Excellent!!! Will be back!!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TravelingMooseEh
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We came with a group of 8 people without reservation. We were lucky to get a table without much waiting. The food and service were good.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 226virginiah
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23 August 2015|
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Response from 93deanj |
Probably better to ask the restaurant directly - they may have kids coming through on a regular basis. Unless these other patrons are paying for your meal, it's not up to them whether you bring your kids.
Sharon K
28 June 2015|
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