Best Restaurants in the Rocky Mountains

A trip to Banff, Canmore or Lake Louise just wouldn't be the same without visiting one of these restaurants.

Veal medallions with porcini mushrooms from the Post Hotel.

Photograph by Allan Rosenberg / Copyright 2013 / Post Hotel & Spa


*Listed in alphabetical order.

  • Crazyweed Kitchen

    The epitome of Canadian comfort food. Global influences, refined technique and the best quality ingredients make this Canmore restaurant a perennial favourite mountain dining destination. 

    1600 Railway Ave., Canmore, 403-609-2530,


  • Park Distillery Restaurant + Bar

    Park does rustic dining right, serving contemporary campfire cooking out of an open kitchen with a wood-fired grill as its centerpiece. The decor is mid-century/classic Canadiana with just the right amount of kitsch.

    219 Banff Ave., Banff, 403-762-5114,


  • Post Hotel

    Set in one of the world’s most scenically spectacular areas, the Post Hotel lives up to its surroundings with its world-class wine cellar and haute-cuisine game-forward menu, skillfully prepared by longtime executive chef Hans Sauter. 

    200 Pipestone Rd., Lake Louise, 403-522-3989,



This article appears in the March 2018 issue of Avenue Calgary. Subscribe here.


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