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Chaya Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Asian, Soups
118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
+1 403-760-0882
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“ramen” (56 reviews)
“noodles” (40 reviews)
“tan tan men” (18 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
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118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
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1 - 10 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice find if you are looking for soup on a chilly day in Banff. The place was small and we had to wait to be seated. We were told to wait about 30 mins, but we only waited 15 mins. There were few staff but...More

Thank laqui2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a small basic restaurant with no ambiance. It serves Chinese- Thai and Japanese food. Good size portions and fair prices ( for Banff) I had tofu Thai dish wife had udon. A find.

Thank Visalia11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small, basic restaurant, but I just experienced the best Tan-Tan Ramen. Fresh and flavoursome, and friendly management. Highly recommend!!!!!!!

Thank CarDiaDi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here to have a quick lunch while waiting for my friend. I was told by the locals to definitely hit this joint for some soup. The food was excellent and the place was great, but unfortunately its a small pocket of a restaurant....More

Thank Rex F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ramen was good. Service was quick and the staff were friendly. The only thing I'd improve is the space. It's a bit cramped in there. Otherwise, not bad!

Thank mieckers
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Great place for a tasty and authentic ramen on a cold day. A small restaurant with friendly staff, the meals are well priced for the expensive ski resort town of Banff. Try the Tan Tan Ramen, spicy sesame goodness!!!

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We came twice, but both times we couldn't get seats (it's a really small restaurant) so we packed and ate in parks, which turned out to be a pleasant experience haha. We have tasted the rice dishes (don) - excellent! We have also tasted the...More

Thank Derrick A
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Banff is my weekender and everytimr I visit. Winter or summer, ramen would be delciously satisfy you. Every single dish is worth a penny. Simple yet the true essence is there.

Thank TheConquest83
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great food, quick and cheap! The restaurant is small, food is served quickly and tastes pretty good!

Thank leifmorling
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Overall, a very poor experience. This is a popular place that has let notoriety gone to their heads. Whatever the reasons of their success, today, it is a claustrophobic dive serving instant noodles. Food: 2/5 The only positive thing to say about this place is...More

1  Thank Joshua L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta AB T1L, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-0882
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