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Wild Flour- Banff's Artisan Bakery Cafe

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Cafe, Canadian, Vegan Options
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102, 211 Bear Street | In the Bison Courtyard, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E8, Canada (Formerly Wild Flour)
+1 403-760-5074
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07:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Thu 07:00 - 16:00
Fri - Sun 07:00 - 17:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in to warm up with hot chocolate and wildflower tea. Chocolate had the cool leaf in cream on top. Chocolate ok. Husband prefers the Netherlands hot chocolate I enjoyed the wildflower tea with honey and the chocolate cranberry scone was awesome. Fresh and moist would have enjoyed it more hot and with Devonshire cream Popular place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Always awesome. Great sandwiches and kale salad. Good coffee too. This place is always a trusty go to.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Sandwiches, cakes, sourdough bread, cookies, muffins, scones, brownies, pastries and one of the best croissants I've ever had the privilege to eat. I even spied a heritage pain au levain! There were more things in the display case then when I got there at 7:45 am so for best selection maybe don't go right when they open or go early... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I had the morning/ early afternoon free yesterday. I had wanted to try a Nanaimo bar and I read that Wild Flour had really good ones. This is very true! It had been snowing as we were wandering around Banff, and so we decided to find Wild Flour and make a quick stop. He got the soup... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Family of four stopped by for a hot chocolate and some snacks. Friendly greeting and great quality food. Worth a visit for a quick sit down or takeaway.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is the kind of funky bakery I really like, but it's just not quite there. The muffins and croissants, etc, are made with heart, but… they just seem to be lacking a little in the flavor department. It's still a good place to have a cup of coffee and a light breakfast or snack.

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Thank Scott M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice people and yummy coffee, hot chocolate, sandwiches. Way more personal and better in quality than your standard Starbucks. The branch on Banff Ave. is smaller and has a smaller selection of things to eat, but it is open longer (the main cafe on Bear St. closes at 4:00pm).

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Over the past 2 years, during our annual 10 day trip to Banff, this has become our go to place for grabbing breakfast and lunch for taking up the ski hills. The fresh bread is always good and made up into interesting sandwich combinations and the pain au chocolat and pumpkin muffins are great and sometimes still warm. Coffee can... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great coffees, and love the bread! Always a great spot for a coffee, the sweet potato loaf is delicious and the soup is often vegan! Wild Flour is a great spot for lunch.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's nice to have freshly baked bread & crusty at that ! Coffee is good. This was the place people just kept rolling into this place. Located one street back from the main street where all the good places hide. They offer breakfast sandwiches, lunch rolls & sandwiches, cakes & soup. This is the place!

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102, 211 Bear Street | In the Bison Courtyard, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E8, Canada (Formerly Wild Flour)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-5074
Description
Here artisan bread is hand-crafted the traditional way with long fermentation periods, careful hand shaping and small batch baking. When the sun is rising behind the mountain tops, our organic loaves are just coming out of the oven, along with freshly baked pastries and other tasty treats. All of our offerings are made with locally-sourced and all-natural ingredients.Whether for breakfast, lunch, or the in-between snack, everyone can find something to fuel their day in Banff at Wild Flour! Vegan, Vegetarian, gluten-free and raw options are always available.Our Specialty coffees are organic, fair-trade and served in a ceramic mug that invites you to stay in the warm bakery atmosphere. If you are keen to get out and explore the national park, know that our take-out packaging is made from biodegradable, compostable, and recycled materials.In the evening, you may well find a unique community event hosted at Wild Flour. We regularly feature local and visiting musicians, poetry readings, conversation cafes, and even custom calzone nights in the outdoor wood-fired oven.Twitter & Instagram: WildFlourBanff

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