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The Trough Dining Co.

725 9 Street | Walk of Champions, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2V7, Canada
+1 403-678-2820
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (87 reviews)
“ribs” (73 reviews)
“duck” (35 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
725 9 Street | Walk of Champions, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2V7, Canada
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11 - 20 of 482 reviews

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I made reservations for The Trough for Saturday April 28, and I have to say we absolutely loved it! It's upscale dining with a casual atmosphere. No shirt and tie expected. From the moment we entered this restaurant, we were greeted by...More

2  Thank James H
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was our first time there with our 3 older teens- food was excellent. Lovely cozy restaurant, excellent service. The duck was outstanding - perfectly done and presented. Would definitely go again!

2  Thank Ami S
Reviewed 24 April 2017

meals, drinks, service at the trough are always going to be five stars. I lived in canmore for years and this was always my favorite spot. make sure to make a reservation as it is very small & exclusive.

4  Thank AlpineMacK
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Been here twice - first time was very good, but this second time was absolutely excellent. Trough is tiny and very 'intimate' - cozy would describe it, so reservations recommended. Menu is inventive - but even then you can't quite imagine what the actual dish...More

3  Thank CanTravel106
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We booked a reservation at the Trough for our 34th wedding anniversary. After reading all of the reviews, and knowing our food likes and dislikes, we decided on here. It was a very cozy restaurant, just off the main street of Canmore. When we walked...More

1  Thank Sodercracker
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Our vehicle broke down unexpectedly on the Trans Canada. We were towed back to Canmore to spend the night while vehicle got repaired. Went for dinner to The Trough Dining Co not expecting anything good or bad. Wow! Food presentation and quality was very good...More

1  Thank galianotom
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The Trough is the place to go for a special occasion in Canmore. The atmosphere is wonderful. Small and quaint. The service is as good as you'll find anywhere. You can't go wrong with anything on the.menu but don't miss the bruschetta! I had the...More

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Took my wife to the no1 rated restaurant in Canmore on Tripadvisor.....and we weren't dissapointed. We were greeted by veronika our server who very polite, friendly and knowledgeable. I had the mussels for starter and my wife the bruschetta, both were delicious, the white wine...More

2  Thank Simon P
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We own a condo in the #1 Tripadvisor hotel in Canmore (Stoneridge) and we wanted to try the #1 Tripadvisor restaurant in Canmore and we found out why it is #1. We had the Brushetta to start and it was very good. We both had...More

1  Thank happytraveller593
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We've been coming to the Trough for years, ever since they opened. And every single time the experience has been utterly fantastic. Tonight's meal was no exception, and the service was truly impeccable. Kudos to Richard and Cheryl for creating and maintaining such a delightful...More

3  Thank Karen_and_Jon
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Is this a kid friendly restaurant. We have 2.5 year old twins and an 8 year old
24 August 2015|
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Response from Sibylla L | Reviewed this property |
No, no and no, Other patrons would not appreciate you either
Sharon K
what kind of food do they serve
28 June 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$45
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 725 9 Street | Walk of Champions, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2V7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-678-2820
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Located just one block away from Main Street.
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