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Explorer's Lounge

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210 Village Road | Lake Louise Inn, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-522-5407
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good43%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“side salad” (2 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
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210 Village Road | Lake Louise Inn, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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11 - 20 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Staff are friendly and efficient. Ambience is what they advertise,drinks are what you would expect and food is hot pub grub everything they say it is. Cordon blue cooking it isn't but good pub grub in a pub atmosphere it is. Does it compliment the...More

Thank Michael W
Management response:Responded 4 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine with us and taking the time to review us. We are happy to hear that you found the staff to be friendly and efficient in their service. We do consider Explorers lounge a place where you can...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is the only full menu restaurant open in the evening at the Lake Louise Inn. We ordered the Fish (haddock) and Chips, which was OK. The restaurant is downstairs and serves as the bar. It was crowded during our visit so service was slow.More

Thank DonTraveler38
Management response:Responded 28 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine with us and taking the time to review us. In terms of restaurants options we do have the Timberwolf as well that serves Italian food in the evening and that is open till 11:00 pm. Explorer's does...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

You should definitely try the Bison Short Ribs, so much flavour! Also, the Signature Backwoods Burger is a must have.More

Thank Melodyalways
Management response:Responded 24 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for dining with us and taking the time to review us. We are pleased that you enjoyed your dining experience especially the Bison short ribs which we have recently released to celebrate Canada's 150 years. As well as the Backwoods burger...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were staying at the Lake Louise Inn and were tired and did not want to go far (not many options in Lake Louise) and so my sister and I thought that we would try this place in the Lake Louise Inn. We had Bison...More

Thank TripPhotographer52
Management response:Responded 15 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We tend to have wings night in order to cater to different markets especially within the area. Sari Ejjeh, Food and...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I ate here with my dad. got a chicken burger. it came out fast, but I was so hungry I didn't think too much of it. Before I even left the restaurant I was curled over in my chair, suffering the oncoming effects of food...More

Thank donglong84
Management response:Responded 15 August 2017

Dear Guest, We are very sorry to hear about your experience with us at the restaurant. I can assure you that the necessary follow up has been conducted and that all of our health sanitation is up to standards. Please feel free to contact us...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017

This restaurant is tucked next to a gas station so may go unnoticed, however, it has the BEST food and BEST service that we had on our entire vacation. We ate there 3 times in 2 days!More

Thank Kathy R
Management response:Responded 15 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. It gives us a great pleasure to hear that you have thoroughly enjoyed your dining experience with us at the Explorers lounge and have been a repeat guest for 2 days. Please feel...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the Lake Louise Inn anyway but after eating here the first night and being pleased with the standard of the food, price and service- after a long day sightseeing and hiking the area we decided to eat here again for our...More

Thank Sue H
Management response:Responded 15 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and that you were pleased with the standard of food, price and service. Please feel free to join us the...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

It's a shame we did not find out about this place in our hotel a night sooner. Great ambiance for a couple of beers, pub style food and games. The hotel should promote this lounge more as it is a source of night entertainment for...More

Thank Mercy A
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Pub food that was tasty, had the Alberta beef burger with a side salad. Cozy atmosphere with lots of hockey. Service was attentive.

Thank TravelGuyMontana
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I don't really like writing bad reviews but this place was awful. We all thought we were getting pranked. The service was horrible. My friend ordered a poutine and for 11$ he got half a bowl of fries with 6 cheese curds and half a...More

Thank kristian r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Village Road | Lake Louise Inn, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Lake Louise
  • Phone Number: +1 403-522-5407
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Description
Call us the ‘jack of all trades’ for dining. We offer a casual atmosphere complete with a fireplace surrounded by seating, board games for children and adults alike, billiards table, dart boards, and a juke box. Our redesigned menu features signature dishes, Canada 150 specials, pub food, healthy options, and more! Don’t miss out on the local talent at our Karaoke night, every Wednesday from 10pm – 1am.
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