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Melissa's Restaurant and Bar

218 Lynx St, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
+1 403-762-5511
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (43 reviews)
“steak” (231 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (91 reviews)
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American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
218 Lynx St, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Can't go wrong to make a stop here. We had a quick drink during happy hour and then a late night drink and both times it was great and you cannot go wrong with the prices! Popcorn ran out and they didn't make more which...More

Thank Jadybugs
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having been to Banff in Canada 11 times in 16 years we have always been to the legendary Melissas for Breakfast .. it is a must do .. but we also tried Melissas for an evening meal for the first time .. and we wern't...More

Thank Shezza8965
Reviewed 4 days ago

Recommend Canadian Jo Burger and the prime rib - rare cut from the middle - so get there early. Go for the Sticky toffee pudding or the Apple Crisp. Servers friendly - lobsters in the tank looked less approachable.

Thank Stuart I
Reviewed 6 days ago

I needed a fast turnaround for my food and the staff went out of their way to deliver. It’s a family type restaurant with the kind of fare you would expect. Mine was good but not great.

Thank stephonholiday16
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to Melissa's for breakfast as we were staying across the street at Banff Park Lodge. There were many people waiting, but we only had to wait about 10 minutes as we were a two-top. The service was quick and friendly....More

Thank Rob D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a good breakfast here just across the road from our base at the Banff park lodge. Everything was good, my daughter particularly like the eggs benny but other food was unremarkable and it felt a bit rushed. Tooloulous is a better option.

Thank LentonFamily
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, welcoming staff. Delightful decor, very 'Canada' and cosy. The apple pancake was so massive, we had to ask for a 'doggy bag'. A great selection of foods and very generous servings and delicious too. Family friendly. Gets busy at meal times so recommend getting...More

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve only ever gone to Melissa’s for breakfast, and it is always consistent. The service is good, the breakfast selection and the food itself is great. The coffee, well it could use an upgrade as it’s really nothing special and is certainly not the strong...More

Thank JHL321
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second time going to this restaurant. This time I went with my boyfriend during a 3-day trip in the mountains. We both ordered a burger, and they were very good. Service was good as well. They also have entrees such a salmon,...More

Thank Cécile L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a family favorite, Melissa's has a menu to please a variety of tastes and dietary needs. Well priced in comparison to many restaurants in the Banff area.

Thank yolandakavita
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Questions & Answers
Harvey J
30 March 2017|
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Response from MelissasMissteak | Property representative |
Yes! We do have our regular menu. Apologies for the late reply.
11 July 2016|
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Response from MelissasMissteak | Property representative |
We serve breakfast from 8am-4pm daily
19 October 2015|
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Response from Nicola S | Reviewed this property |
We did have steaks as main, but it comes with either salad or soup as starter.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Lynx St, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-762-5511
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