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Chinook Family Restaurant

222 Lynx Street | Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1K5, Canada
+1 403-760-3255
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (27 reviews)
“crab legs” (9 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
222 Lynx Street | Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1K5, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had breakfast here a few times with the family and I have always enjoyed it. It has one of the best buffet breakfasts in Banff.

Thank jameswY8010IM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Chinook Family Restaurant is a fantastic place for dining! Huge walls of window so the views are awesome! This is a very enjoyable place to eat and talk as it is a very quiet atmosphere. The food is always fantastic at the Banff Park...More

Thank pegsmith2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used this restaurant for breakfast for all 10 days we stayed at BPL. Plenty of choice, good value and excellent waiting staff.

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Although a little expensive, the Sunday brunch has a wide range of choices (hot & cold) with friendly and efficient staff.

Thank Cam E
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We went in for breakfast and chose the buffet as it added up to about the same price as ordering a la carte. The food was extremely good and there was always a waiter/waitress offering us top ups on coffees.

Thank ozart
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Came here for dinner and breakfast the next day. Had the Prime Rib which was perfectly cooked. Wife had the pasta which was great. Chowder was flavourful and had lots of clams. Breakfast buffet was good value and had all the usual. The best was...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This seafood buffet was flavourful, hot, filling, and surprising. While it did not have the standard crab legs or lobster tails (which I don't love anyway) it had so much else to offer, most of which I had never had before. Salmon mousse, curry shrimp...More

Thank Melanie G
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The variety at the breakfast buffet was incredible. It included all types of seafood, breakfast items, omelet bar, chocolate fountain and desserts to die for! Expensive, but well worth the $30.00

Thank JordiBee
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

After noticing the brunch buffet while attending a conference at the hotel, I was quick to return and enjoy it. The food was beautifully displayed and absolutely delicious. The restaurant had a comfortable feel to it and we had a lovely view of the mountains...More

Thank sarahnaid
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed coffee and great service by Kaylee. Very friendly and efficient young lady! Thankyou

Thank Cochranitegal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Lynx Street | Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1K5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-3255
  • E-mail
The Chinook Family Restaurant offers stunning views of the surrounding Rockies, while you enjoy a casual, relaxed dining experience that caters to all ages, most budgets and practically all tastes.

If you are in the hotel or in Banff on Sunday, don't miss Banff's Best Sunday Brunch.

The brunch features a wide selection of hot and cold entrees, salads, seafood, full breakfast selection including an omelet station, carving station and a wide variety of desserts, fruit and cheeses. Indulge your chocolate cravings with our spectacular chocolate fountain. Senior prices are available.
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