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Black Forest Steak & Schnitzel

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$$ - $$$
German, Austrian, European, Canadian, Central European, Gluten Free Options
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540 93 95 Hwy, Invermere, British Columbia V0A 1K0, Canada
+1 250-342-9417
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Ponoka, Canada
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a fantastic meal here. The food tasted great and the service was great. We have never had authentic German food before and it was fantastic.

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Thank bmorris95
Calgary, Canada
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Food was good, but service was slow, and spoiled the experience. We saw many people stand at the entrance for several minutes before being seated, and it was not busy. We'll try the other two places in Radium next time. Note they don't open for lunch. Dinner only, from 5pm onwards.

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Thank HendrikBerg
Radium Hot Springs, Canada
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe I'm a snob or maybe wasn't a good evening for the chef but all in our party were disappointed in the food. We had the special with breaded salmon, rice, veggies and a dinner salad. The salad was crisp with a beautiful dressing! The broccoli in the entree was crisp and the salmon was a dry, the rice was... More 

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Thank nanny52014
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose the Black Forest Steak and Schnitzel Haus as a relaxing après ski while visiting Panorama Mountain Resort near Invermere. We were attracted by the authentic German menu and regional beers and wines. The experience was well worth the drive. Great value and great fare!

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Thank Mike W
Calgary, Canada
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here with our family. There is no kids menu. Our kids enjoyed the food but it is not geared towards young children. The food was very good and the atmosphere is unique but very warm and inviting. We enjoyed the schnitzel dishes. The dinner special is a 3 course meal which I really enjoyed. The red velvet cake... More 

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Thank shiveringcanuck
Calgary
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have enjoyed a number of meals here over the years and it's always terrific. The interior is pretty eclectic but that's part of its charm. The food is top notch.

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Thank RPYYC
Kenora, Canada
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We have dined at the Black Forest several times in the past few years. As other reviewers have stated, the menu and decor is Bavarian. The theme is carried into the wait staff's uniforms (costumes) which, to me, are over the top corny. The food was quite good, not excellent, but solid. The schnitzel was nicely cooked without being heavy... More 

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Leduc
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My husband & I and our son & his wife dined here for a birthday supper while we visited the valley during a June vacation. It was pricey but very very good food. The restaurant serves Bavarian food done nicely by a good chef. The selection of beers was also impressive. Interesting and unique decor - we were told much... More 

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Thank Kari H
Moose Jaw
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Great service, interesting restaurant (with the dome to speak under), bird area and interesting maps and info. Schnitzel and spatzel great, awesome service, fun evening

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Thank Carol M
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing service Great food Wonderful atmosphere Family looks forward to meeting here every christmas

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$37
Cuisine
German, Austrian, European, Canadian, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 93 95 Hwy, Invermere, British Columbia V0A 1K0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Invermere
  • Phone Number: +1 250-342-9417
Description
At the Black Forest Restaurant, we feature an authentic European atmosphere to complement our extensive Bavarian menu. We are known for our famous schnitzels but we also specialize in steak, seafood, duck, chicken, spatzle, salads and lamb dishes as well as delicious home-made desserts. Enjoy a beverage with your meal from our extensive collection of beer and wine. We feature early bird specials from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. Every day and nightly specials from 5:00 p.M. until closing. Our Dress Code is Causal - please not hats, muscle/sleaveless shirts. Shorts and t-shirts acceptable.

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