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Chaya Restaurant

118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
+1 403-760-0882
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ramen” (62 reviews)
“noodles” (40 reviews)
“bbq pork” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

We stumbled into this tiny restaurant as we were freezing along Banff Avenue. The interior was simple with a few tables crammed into a small space. The noodle soups were excellent and authentically Japanese. The lady taking the order at the counter wrote in Japanese...More

Thank Cutie888
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Small restaurant with around 10 small tables - it gets very busy but you can reserve. Food is very good and excellent value. No alchoholic beverages sold. Pleasant service. Ate here twice!

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 17 October 2017

If you ask me about Chaya restaurant I will only remember it for being the Asian restaurant along Banff main town centre near Mcdonalds. We were very hungry and we were looking for an Asian restaurant and chanced upon Chaya restaurant, a small restaurant serving...More

1  Thank betty l
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We always come here when we're in Banff. Noodles are freshly made, broth is always steaming hot. To get a table right away, line up as soon as it opens. It'll be worth it!

Thank T7877UKlaurenl
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Ordered Wonton ramen, katsu rice, miso soup. Everything is good. Price is very reasonable. The place is very small and crowded. Need to get a number to get a table. Service is quick and great.

Thank happygmb
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Nice find if you are looking for soup on a chilly day in Banff. The place was small and we had to wait to be seated. We were told to wait about 30 mins, but we only waited 15 mins. There were few staff but...More

Thank laqui2017
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This is a small basic restaurant with no ambiance. It serves Chinese- Thai and Japanese food. Good size portions and fair prices ( for Banff) I had tofu Thai dish wife had udon. A find.

Thank Visalia11
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Small, basic restaurant, but I just experienced the best Tan-Tan Ramen. Fresh and flavoursome, and friendly management. Highly recommend!!!!!!!

Thank CarDiaDi
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I came here to have a quick lunch while waiting for my friend. I was told by the locals to definitely hit this joint for some soup. The food was excellent and the place was great, but unfortunately its a small pocket of a restaurant....More

Thank Rex F
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Ramen was good. Service was quick and the staff were friendly. The only thing I'd improve is the space. It's a bit cramped in there. Otherwise, not bad!

Thank mieckers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-0882
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