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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

Table Talk with Two Top Banff Chefs

August 14, 2017 2:05 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Fairmont Banff Springs executive chef jW Foster and Banff Hospitality Collective culinary director Michael Lehmkuhl have remarkable jobs. They are two of the top chefs in Banff. Between the two, they oversee the food and kitchens at 21 restaurants. Chef jW Foster All are welcome to dine at the Fairmont Banff Springs’ (aka Castle in... View Article

Selections from the lunch special at Silver Dragon in Banff

Local Lunch Favourite: Silver Dragon Chinese Restaurant

January 31, 2017 10:49 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Visitors that crave Asian cuisine quickly figure out that long established Silver Dragon is the best Chinese restaurant in Banff. Travellers appreciate their huge menu that features expertly prepared and artistically presented Cantonese, Peking and Szechwan selections. Locals also flock to Silver Dragon to satisfy their appetite for Chinese food. They come for dinner with... View Article

Beautiful Plating at Eden Restaurant Banff

More Than Just a Pretty Plate: Eden Restaurant

October 10, 2016 3:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Food presentation at Eden is exceptional. Herbs are arranged as ‘mini gardens’; delicate vegetable curls are placed among fine cuts of meat. But there’s more to fine dining just than just making it look nice, as chef de cuisine Abraham Mannakuzhil explains. Flavour First “Plating is something that comes together when we’ve decided on flavour,”... View Article

Saltlik BBQ Banff Restaurant

Saltlik Backyard BBQ Flavour

May 31, 2016 11:39 am Published by Leave your thoughts

My uncle Allen’s beef burgers are the best. When our family gets together for a barbecue, everyone agrees that you’ll never find a burger as good as his. I thought the same…until I went to Saltlik. This trendy Banff steakhouse finally did what I thought couldn’t be done and topped Allen’s barbecue skills. I visited... View Article

Tooloulous Breakfast

Delectable Breakfast at Tooloulous

July 28, 2015 3:42 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In my books, girls weekends mean three things: lots of shopping, lots of giggles, and of course – lots of brunch. My best friend Kassidy was recently visiting Banff for the weekend, so I had to take her to my favourite breakfast spot, Tooloulous. Tooloulous is that perfect kind of cozy, with red check tablecloths... View Article