Shopping and Dining
BANFF SHOPPING AND DININGWhether it's the amazing restaurants inside The Fairmont Banff Springs, or the many options just outside the doors, in Banff, you'll find yourself with a delightful dining dilemma. From fish to fondue, bison to sushi all world-class cuisine is paired with spectacular views, cozy surroundings, and terrific service.
Banff Alpine Lights Dining ExperienceAlpine Lights is a mountaintop dining experience at the summit of the Banff Gondola which includes a full Alberta prime rib dinner and the most unique evening views in Banff National Park.
1888 Chop HouseFairmont Banff Springs
1888 Chop House is the next chapter in the tradition of extraordinary dining restaurants at Fairmont's Castle in the Rockies. Executive Chef jW Foster presents a modern twist on the authentic chop house with a menu focused on prime cuts of Alberta beef, sustainably sourced wild game and Ocean Wise seafood.
Bow Valley GrillFairmont Banff Springs
One of the Fairmont's largest and most popular venues, the Bow Valley Grill offers a relaxing atmosphere that celebrates the spirit of the outdoors. Savor the finest seasonal cuisine which focuses on Canadian fare, especially steaks and seafood, while overlooking the Fairholme Mountain Range.
SaltlikRegarded as the classy end of casual, with a Rocky Mountain flair, this hip, intimate dining room boasts a menu to please a wide variety of tastes. Each item is a la carte, so baked potatoes and side dishes are all priced individually.
Bison Restaurant & LoungeContemporary-rustic décor is the ideal counterpart to the Bison's fabulous Canadian cuisine of Rocky Mountain comfort food. The lounge, stocked with fine cheeses, house-made condiments and great prepared meals is popular for pre- and post-dinner drinks.
Sleeping Buffalo Dining Room & LoungeBuffalo Mountain Lodge
Sleeping Buffalo Dining Room & Lounge is a culinary destination and a delicious departure from the ordinary. Praised for its spectacular cuisine and carefully-chosen wine list, the Sleeping Buffalo makes terrific food and great service look easy.
Le BeaujolaisRecipient of the prestigious "Best of Award of Excellence" by the Wine Spectator magazine and consistently awarded for its ambience and cuisine, Le Beaujolais is one of the area's finest offering the best of European traditions and meals as memorable as the mountains.
Waldhaus RestaurantFairmont Banff Springs
The Bavarian Cottage-style building was established in 1927 and at one time served as the hotel golf course's clubhouse. Its menu is dedicated to authentic German and Swiss dishes such as venison, fondue, and wiener schnitzel with a few meatless dishes to satisfy the vegetarians in the group.