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Slices of pizza from Una Pizza + Wine, one of the new restaurants in Banff

Dinner Redefined

December 2, 2022 11:30 am Published by Leave your thoughts

New concepts are popping up throughout the Canadian Rockies. Where will you eat tonight? By Taylor Jaine Best in Banff Banff has always been known for great food. Whether you’re starting your day with a remarkable breakfast at Tooloulou’s (p 66) or El Toro (p 66), enjoying generational classics like Grizzly House (p 65), or... View Article

Homemade pasta from classy Cassio's in Jasper

Classy Cassio’s

May 29, 2019 2:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Firstly, it was our final night in Jasper. We looked at the weather before deciding where to eat; -45 degrees. Again. Moreover, it was the temperature of our week. So we picked something nearby. We wanted to stay indoors! Cassio’s Italian Restaurant is also attached to the Whistler’s Inn. We stayed here for our trip.... View Article

Nourish Tree

Feel Good Food at Nourish Bistro

December 19, 2018 11:04 am Published by Leave your thoughts

This post is a big deal for me because it marks when I went on my first ever solo business lunch to Nourish Bistro in Banff. Nourish’s reputation tends to proceed itself and I knew I was in for a treat. I love the atmosphere. I especially liked the birch tree that adorns the entrance... View Article

Spaghetti Factory Seafood Alfredo

Trusted and True: The Old Spaghetti Factory

November 26, 2018 11:17 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Old Spaghetti Factory is a classic local’s hangout just off Main Street in downtown Banff. This place is known for its family friendly atmosphere and its generous portions of good food. One of the best things about the Spaghetti Factory? I could come in ripe from guiding a 6-day backcountry excursion and they would... View Article

The Grizzly House Menu

The Grizzly House Dining Experience: Celebrating 50 years in Banff

October 18, 2018 11:41 am Published by Leave your thoughts

For those of you who have experienced the Grizzly House in Banff, you know. You just know.  For the rest of you: it’s more than just a meal, it’s an experience. I went to the Grizzly House on a work date with Andrea, our wonderful does-everything-and-keeps-us-going-in-the-office administrator. We met Francis, one of the owners, working... View Article

Coyotes breakfast

Starting the Day Southwest Style

October 2, 2018 12:20 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

I found myself in Banff bright and early and I knew I needed to fuel up before facing the meetings I had arranged. Fortunately, I decided to go to Coyotes. Nestled just off Main Street, this cozy restaurant also has a big heart and big flavours. Furthermore, Coyotes combines real, fresh ingredients with southwestern flare... View Article

Banff Gondola Townsite View

Dining at the Banff Gondola

June 27, 2018 12:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Banff Gondola – fantastic views, great food, and friendly and helpful staff. When looking for something special to do in Banff, look no further than the Brewster Pursuit’s Banff Gondola. I took advantage of the Mother’s Day brunch in mid-May to host my family. The weather was perfect; sunny and warm with the odd cotton-ball... View Article

The Bison Sourdough

Best of Banff: the Bison Restaurant

January 19, 2018 1:49 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re looking for a restaurant where bright and airy meets romantic and rustic, look no further than the Bison. The restaurant boasts natural light thanks to three walls worth of windows. The recently renovated space now gives customers an intimate look into the kitchen where the seasonal, regional, and Canadian menu items are prepared.... View Article

Three people at the bar inside Folding Mounting Brewing in Hinton

Folding Mountain Brewing in Hinton

December 22, 2017 11:29 am Published by Leave your thoughts

 Folding Mountain: There’s a New Beer in Town Visitors as well as locals are flocking to the newest brewery near Jasper National Park. Located a stone’s throw east of the park gates on Highway 16. Also ten minutes from Hinton. Folding Mountain Brewing opened on July 10. Since then, it has taken the area by... View Article