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The Crossing Cafe

) #27 of 30 Restaurants in Lake Louise ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , American
Bag 333 | Saskatchewan River Crossing, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-761-7000
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good11%
  • Average25%
  • Poor35%
  • Terrible21%
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“gas station” (6 reviews)
“red deer” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Bag 333 | Saskatchewan River Crossing, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on our Tauck Canadian Rockies Tour and stopped at the Crossing Restaurant for lunch on our journey from Jasper National Park to The Banff Springs Fairmount Hotel! It's about half way. We were directed to the back of the restaurant for our buffet...More

Thank Cathie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fill up and eat in Jasper or Lake Louise first. Take a picnic lunch with you to eat somewhere along the road. The Crossing is crowded, food is unbelievably expensive and tasteless. Their buffet might be more palatable but we wouldn't know as it is...More

Thank LoriD9201
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to trip advisor we already knew what to expect. The rooms were real simple and basic like a Motel 6. The meals at the local restaurants were simple, basic but still OK. Unfortunately there is nothing else around so you must pay for the...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a tour and this was the only place to eat along the tour. They had a buffet, self serve cafeteria and a "pub". We ate at the self serve cafeteria and had soup, chili and split a sandwich. All were very high priced. The...More

Thank jweaver21
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were hungry and decided to pull over because we wanted to eat at a quiet spot close to Lake Louise. We wanted a cheeseburger and hot dog and found out that we have to grill it. At first, I wasn't sure about the experience...More

Thank ulaw82
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We arrived at this isolated spot - the only place we could see on the map for food - the same time as a couple of tour buses arrived. As well as being crowded, the food was poor and pricey. The review by Marion B...More

Thank Don L
Reviewed 18 November 2016

With not many places to stop in this area, we opted to try this place as a last resort. A try in the pub with a proper menu, they were not yet serving food at 4:00 pm, so we settled for the self serve restaurant....More

Thank Marion B
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I have stayed at the Crossing Resort many times and have always been impressed by the location. Located just south of the Columbia Icefields this is the perfect rest stop between Lake Louise and Jasper. The cool thing about the Crossing is it is off...More

Thank 78Dave
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We didn't try the meals here - but stopped for a bathroom visit and an ice-cream to keep us going between meals. Looked an interesting place but we didn't hang around

Thank John S
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We were tired and hungry by the time we got to Saskatchewan Crossing, and this resort is the only option around for miles for food. We started at the Parkway Pub where we shocked to find out that you have to grill your own burger...More

Thank laneybelle
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, American
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bag 333 | Saskatchewan River Crossing, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Lake Louise
  • Phone Number: +1 403-761-7000
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