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Wild Orchid Bistro & Sushi Lounge

) #13 of 87 Restaurants in Canmore ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
1818 Mountain Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 3M3, Canada
+1 403-679-2029
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“tempura” (22 reviews)
“sushi” (70 reviews)
“dynamite roll” (17 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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1818 Mountain Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 3M3, Canada
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Reviews (273)
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1 - 10 of 273 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have dietary restrictions, so we ate here because their food is gluten free and msg free. If we ever get back, we'll eat here because it's FANTASTIC food. My husband who has no dietary restrictions thought it was the best meal he had in...More

1  Thank pmasey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We read that this is the author of our guidebook's favorite Asian restaurant in the Rockies. It did not disappoint. I can't believe it wasn't crowded because the food and service was top notch. Two of the four of us are gluten free and since...More

1  Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I loved this sushi lounge so much, we went twice during May long weekend! Tatiana, our server extraordinaire, was attentive and made great recommendations for us to try out. Loved the Sesame Chili Tofu and the Japanese "fondue"! Also, restaurant is VERY...More

1  Thank SkinScience
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are becoming Sushi fans! Very pleased with our visit again. Service was excellent and matched the quality of the food. Lovely view of the mountains.

1  Thank Wayne T
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Having been on Gluten Free, then AIP (auto-immune diet) for several years, the only reason I go to a restaurant is for a special family/friend occasion, as my choices are limited to salad and a basic protein. I asked for a gluten free menu. “It’s...More

1  Thank LorenaMcC
Reviewed 8 May 2017

as well as being "extremely celiac friendly", the food, service and atmosphere are excellent, inviting and friendly.

1  Thank glodawn
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I respect fusion sushi restaurants, but the tempura shrimp roll was smothered in mayo, and the soft shell crab roll ($15!) hardly had any crab in it. Ambiance of the restaurant was weird. Staff were great.

Thank marcleblanc2
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The food is all gluten free - including home made sauces (that normally would contain gluten), as well as all of the "coatings". The food is fresh and made with love. The service is fantastic. It is owner operated and people friendly with attention to...More

2  Thank jeffkov
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Pan Asian menu with some twists. Friendly service. Everything on the menu is GF - makes it so easy for people with those issues. We've eaten here several times in the last 4 months. First three times were outstanding - prompt service, food was really...More

1  Thank CanTravel106
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Most recent visit made us VERY happy with exquisitely prepared food choices: a couple different apps, green chilly chicken / brown rice dish, rice patty burger, saki and deserts. So nice to have 'clean' GF cuisine that IS tasty as basis of the menu, rather...More

1  Thank OurFamilyTravelsLots
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have choices for vegans?
22 August 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from Wild O | Property representative |
Yes we have lots of options. Best to have your server help you through the menu when you are here. Wild
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 22
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1818 Mountain Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 3M3, Canada (Formerly Wild Orchid Asian Bistro and Lounge)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-679-2029
  • E-mail
Chef Shogo Sawada creates exciting and unique flavors in modern Japanese dishes while keeping tradition close to the heart. View the spectacular Canadian Rocky Mountains from our dining room or outdoor patio. Our menu is entirely gluten-free.
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