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The Keg Steakhouse + Bar - Banff Downtown

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$$ - $$$
American, Steakhouse, Canadian
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117 Banff Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
+1 403-760-3030
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06:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 00:00
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Calgary, Canada
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142 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Most Keg restaurants are the same and you know what you are getting. I understand that this is Banff and it is a tourist spot but the prices compared to other Keg's are at least 25% higher. Our server was busy and it seemed they were understaffed. The food as always was very good and cooked properly and that would... More 

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Thank bgmwallis
Red Deer, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In beautiful downtown Banff Alberta in the Canadian Rockies . We have been spending a week camping there every year for many years . Our traditional anniversary dinner at the keg never disappoints . Great staff , reasonable prices and always great food .

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Thank Reddeercouple71
Black Diamond, Canada
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was good, place was very busy, atmosphere was festive and our expectations were high. Unfortunately our server was not very helpful, she was easily confused, had to have the manager out at one point. A member of our party requires food to be blended (I always travel with my portable blender), server didn't know if this could be done... More 

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Thank nancymurray77
Edmonton
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137 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service. Able to make reservation. Decent kids menu. Typical steak house. Reasonable good value. Keg classics include salad and one side for about $40. Kids choices include reasonable healthy choices, drink and ice cream for about $12. Warm bread was tasty....

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Thank DunkmanEdmonton
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for evening meal and poor service, with main course slapped on table by disinterested staff before starter cleared away and extras wrong. Bone in rib not of best quality and portions small by Canadian standards. Yes, it's not overly expensive, but you can get much better value for your dollar elsewhere locally.

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TheKegSteakhouse, Guest Relations Manager at The Keg Steakhouse + Bar - Banff Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We would like to follow up with you. Please email us at kegcommunity@kegrestaurants.com and include The Keg location that you visited. Your message will be forwarded to the General Manager and Operations Director for that region and one of them will contact you directly to discuss your experience. We appreciate your feedback and look forward... More 

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This location was awesome. Walking distance to our hotel and the service and food were great. We were able to make reservations on a Friday afternoon for Friday evening which was a huge plus. Steak Oscar was to die for!!

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Thank Laurie M
London, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Me and my other half were travelling around Canada, and whilst staying in Banff for a few nights, we popped in here as my other half really fancied some steak. I really enjoyed my meal, I had the grilled salmon and it was lovely. And my other half enjoyed his too. We also got dessert and it was HUGE! Food... More 

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Vail, Colorado
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88 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The keg has a nice menu for those that are not too hungry or are hungry. We split the shrimp cocktail. You get 5 nice sized shirmp. I like the ahi tuna tacos so much, I ordered them again as I had them a couple nights ago at the Keg location at the Caribou Lodge in town. My husband opted... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

The leather seats in the booths had large tears and gapping holes. The server was just plain rude. The more we tried to be extra nice to her, the more rude she got. The filet mignon was grisle-ly, hard, and tough to chew. And, it was not cooked as ordered. The server could care less.

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Thank TX_Traveler_2014
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Came here with a friend, our server (can't remember his name, he said he'd worked there 4 years) was so friendly and welcoming, really helpful with questions regarding the menu. The food was amazing, our sirloin steaks were cooked beautifully, the best steak I've had in a long time! Next time I'm in Banff I will return!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$38
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 00:00
Monday
06:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 00:00
Thursday
06:30 - 00:00
Friday
06:30 - 00:00
Saturday
06:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Banff Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-3030
Description
Great steaks, a casual ambiance and friendly, knowledgeable staff are the proud and reliable trademarks of The Keg Steakhouse & Bar. You'll find a truly comfortable and satisfying dining atmosphere accompanied by a fun and casual bar setting. The Keg is a casual steakhouse with a contemporary flavor - an attractive combination for any occasion.

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