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Balkan Restaurant

120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
+1 403-762-3454
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great meal here, so much great sounding options made it hard to choose. Our waitress was very helpful, accommodating and attentive which helped make it such a good meal. The food was cooked to perfection and was so good. The cocktails definitely helped...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was such a great night, went there on Tuesday Greek night, I can't remember the name of our sever but she was a blonde Australian girl very nice and great server! The entertainment was excellent not to mention the great food! Such a great experience...More

Thank brentm405
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was one of my best dining experiences, ever! The salads and entrees were made to order, they simply couldn't have been fresher or tasted better. My entree was bison medallions wrapped in bacon and my wife had steak. This is evidence of a truly...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is a wonderful stop. It looks like an old church that's been renovated. The menu (we had lunch) has a good variety of choices and the prices are decent. Right on the Main Street. Great service!

Thank DonnamjCan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We shared the seafood platter and it was huge and very tasty. The dancing and plate smashing made for some fun entertainment and created a happy ambience. Their Caesar was a zesty cocktail. A must do in the heart of downtown Banff.

Thank Westywobble
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in here after a long day of hiking mountains and paddling lakes and getting lost in town and were seated without a reservation. Our waiter was incredibly attentive and helpful, and spent a long time advising us on the best meals they offered and...More

Thank mackaroni
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Balkan was a highlight of ours in Banff! The food and service was phenomenal. Would highly recommend the feta balls, lamb and sangria. We dined there on a Tuesday night, where an impromptu show took place, with a belly dancer, plate smashing and lots of...More

Thank kirsty c
Reviewed 1 week ago

Light dinner, only appetizers. Went in without a reservation, they kindly accommodated us. Attentive bar service.

1  Thank Kholoud D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us dined here one evening and we were talked to a table that wasn't crammed in. The waitress was excellent and came to the table exactly when we needed her. Two of us had meat dishes and two had fish dishes all meals...More

Thank Ross B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our lunch here.. The welcome was friendly. The food was clearly freshly bought and prepared. Basically, good food service and value.

Thank John C
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Questions & Answers
6 July 2017|
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Response from kittykat014 | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine so, there were quite a few Vegetarian options and also vegan options. I had the Greek soup without yoghurt for lunch a stuffed pepper.
21 May 2015|
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Response from yakarlos | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, we are kid friendly and have high chairs and booster seats available. The Greek Night show starts at 8:30pm.
21 January 2015|
Response from yakarlos | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately our kitchen and proteins are not halal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-762-3454
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