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Bamboo Bistro

12817 21st Avenue, Crowsnest Pass, Alberta T0K 0E0, Canada
+1 403-753-2223
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
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“sushi rolls” (4 reviews)
“pad thai” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (19 reviews)
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Asian, Japanese, Pizza, Sushi, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
12817 21st Avenue, Crowsnest Pass, Alberta T0K 0E0, Canada
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Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

This is a regular place we go for good reason. The staff remember us and treat us well. They even brought in my favourite, salmon sashimi for my birthday dinner a few months ago. Tried something different this visit...the Mongolian Beef, it was great. Still...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank deathracerJH
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Food was so bad! Honestly tasted like dish soap. Disgusting. I would never go back to this place! Worst I have ever hadMore

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Stephanie T
Erica W, Owner at Bamboo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Like dish soap?! What exactly did you have - sounds like cilantro, we could certainly leave that out for you or perhaps something else on the menu might be more suited to your tastes. I hope next time you mention any issues to your server...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We were not sure if we wanted to eat here based on some of the mixed reviews. We decided to take a chance and were very glad we did! The appetizers were very good and the Pad Thai was great. We came during one of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank D3gato
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

The Sasquatch roll is delicious and was devoured by the group. The group had Pad Thai, Cashew chicken, Buddha Teriyaki bowl, and Nirvana bowl. Everyone was thrilled with their choices. The wild rice is a great option . For dessert we shared a slice of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank christinef305
Reviewed 23 July 2018

If you're looking for an authentic tasting coconut Thai curry, this is not the place. A heavy coconut cream with too much lime - on my first bite I wondered "where's the curry". As a big fan of Thai curry especially red and green, this...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Super cool atmosphere. Food took 50 minutes from when we ordered. The pizza had close to a dozen inedible hard sticks of lemongrass or something. It was suppose to be a margherita pizza. We showed our server because my step daughter was scared to eat...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kasawchuk
Erica W, Owner at Bamboo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Hi there, Our building is quite large abdcservices two dining rooms as well as large amounts of take out. Unfortunately it can get quite busy at times so I am sorry that there was a delay in receiving your food. I would be interested in...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This strange, fantastic twinned pair of restaurants—Bamboo Bistro and Blackrock Pizza— are an oasis of good food, good drink and friendly service in an area with otherwise limited dining options. Owner/chefs Erica and John have created a unique menu reflecting their culinary careers and interests,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank rjt119
Erica W, Owner at Bamboo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed our restaurant(s) so much! It was a pleasure to have you all and we look forward to seeing you again next summer for the next fishing trip! Regards, Erica

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent food! We couldn’t find a restaurant in Blaremore that was open until we found this hidden gem. Delighted with this delightful find!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kaykay1591
Erica W, Owner at Bamboo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Glad you managed to find is and thrilled that you enjoyed your food! Hopefully we can serve you again some time in the future! Regards, Erica

Reviewed 3 January 2018

Four out of five of us enjoyed our meals. My husband's steak was flat and he thought it tasted odd. My seafood coconut lime dish was very good, though it had been fantastic a few years ago. One child loved the spicy dish, one loved...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Susannah B
Erica W, Owner at Bamboo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Hi Susannah, I'm glad some of you enjoyed things - but I'd really like to know when you come in so I can get to the bottom of why you didn't get any "wow"! I've taken to cooking everything myself to ensure a perfect food...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Been here many times over the past year. Service has improved and food has been consistently tasty. Miss the salmon sashimi. Sasquatch roll is the current fav. El Niño is a close second.More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank deathracerJH
Erica W, Owner at Bamboo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Hi deathracerJH! I am glad you are enjoying some new menu items! Also very pleased to hear that service has improved, I believe we have finally won the staffing battle and have several great long term employees on the roster 😀 Hope to see you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12817 21st Avenue, Crowsnest Pass, Alberta T0K 0E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Crowsnest Pass
  • Phone Number: +1 403-753-2223
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Serving both pizza and various Asian cuisine to two unique dining rooms - you will not leave disappointed!
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