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Fireside Lounge & Wine Bar

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111 Waterton Ave, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta T0K 2M0, Canada
+1 403-859-2211
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“salmon” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Canadian, Pub, Wine Bar
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
111 Waterton Ave, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta T0K 2M0, Canada
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

More than a touch of pretentiousness has slipped in along with the renovations to the Fireside Lounge and "Wine Bar". The forced walk around to it through the restaurant feels unnecessary, uncomfortable and anemic. You used to just be able to walk right in to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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watertonalberta, Manager at Fireside Lounge & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

I am sorry that you did not like our renovations and i miss the old lounge as well! The truth is for the past two seasons the sales have been dropping drastically in the Fireside Lounge and the main restaurant is full all the time...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018

First of all, the young man who was our server was wonderful. Apparently his family is friends with the owner, and you can tell he takes great pride in his job. The restaurant was extremely crowded because it was a Saturday night during peak tourist...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank alyeska13
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We arrived on a rainy day and this place looked like a great place to wait out the storm, It was. We just sat and had a few drinks while watching the storm through the big open window / doors. Like sitting outside but away...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 19chandaf
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Imagine our surprise after moving from another bar to this one because of the over officious managers being rude to the employees to find the same managers!!!! There we were talking to the bar man, when a grumpy manager interrupts and calls him out back...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank FamilyoffourKent
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

This place has a great view of the water. The service was awesome and the food was decent. I had the goat cheese salad which was good and my boyfriend had the chicken sandwich which was delicious! Little pricey

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We had terrific service at this shoreline restaurant. The salmon was quite good. Save room for dessert.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mktpro99
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The lounge is nice enough and the staff are friendly but it’s pricey. 4 local beer 4 Guinness and one small plate of wings $98.70 without a tip. A second visit again to watch the soccer Eggs Benedict over $20More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AnnD577
watertonalberta, Manager at Fireside Lounge & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

We are so happy you enjoyed the room and service. I am so sorry you found the Fireside Lounge & Wine Bar Pricey. I do think there is a mistake with you bill as our beers are $7 and imports are $8 and with a...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018

Great staff! friendly, helpful. Atmoshpere, view and warmth. Stopped in for a warming drink and came back for dinner, Very delicious food. Our host went out of his way to make us comfortable. Awesome!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The best thing about the Fireside is the live music. The food and drinks are secondary. The music is usually excellent.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank LDawn_RH
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Nice location and they have a patio by the lake. Although they are over priced and the food is just OK. Must make reservations.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank dpnsue
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24 July 2015|
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Response from watertonalberta | Property representative |
The Lakeside Chophouse faces the lake and has a patio on the lake. They take reservations. The Fireside Lounge & Wine bar is attached to the chophouse and shares the same menu but all the tables are first come first serve... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 11
Bar, Canadian, Pub, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Waterton Ave, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta T0K 2M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Waterton Lakes National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 403-859-2211
  • E-mail
Wind down in the warm, cozy, relaxing atmosphere of the newly renovated Fireside Lounge & Wine Bar. We offers an award wining menu and full service bar stocking wines from all over the world. You will be surrounded by large screen TVs which play all major sports events. Nightly local live entertainment. Free Internet access .
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