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Balkan Restaurant

120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
+1 403-762-3454
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“moussaka” (73 reviews)
“calamari” (93 reviews)
“baklava” (33 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
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Reviewed 25 January 2016

The staff was friendly and Mousaka was good. When I ordered the Greek Salad, the waiter recommended a small Greek salad by side, because the original would be too much for me. Thre bread came with abundant olive oil in a plate.

Thank JamesLee4497
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Great food! Haven't had a bad thing off the menu. My husband always orders the spaghetti. The sangria is awesome too! Decent prices and a large menu.

Thank NicholeMay
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

We had a group of 34 in for dinner (and dancing) and it was a wonderful evening. Great food, great service and great fun. Standout dishes included the lamb and perfectly cooked steaks and the huge portions of baklava. Service was efficient and the courses...More

Thank trailmix
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Being Greek, I've had my share of Greek food and this restaurant does it perfectly. It's been Aron's for years and judging by how busy it was, you'll be wise to make reservations. We went there during New Years Day and ate the slow roasted...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

This place has a pretty good service and food but the calamari was average at best. I would highly recommend getting the lamb of any kind at this restaurant.

Thank hoohooyyc
Reviewed 4 January 2016

There was no wait time to be seated which was great. The staff was very friendly and checked in on us a few times to ensure everything was to our satisfaction. From reading all the reviews about this restaurant I knew I had to try...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 4 January 2016

The husband & I booked a table in Balkan for late night dinner on New Years Eve. The menu is pre-set and has a great selection of appetizer and entree. They could work a little more on dessert. The taste is delicious and service is...More

Thank FinlaWanders
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Went with friends who visit yearly... Everything we had was Very Good. Soup, Salads, Chicken Pita, and Pita Appetizer.... Would definitely go back. Friendly staff as well.

Thank ChrisandWina
Reviewed 3 January 2016

My daughter recommended this restaurant and we weren't disappointed. We shared the Greek Platter which had so much food that we couldn't eat it all! The service was efficient and friendly.

Thank BarbsZ
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is in a great location with nice view and comfortable space, but the food is very poor, the menu is variable, but the prices for the poor quality of the food is not really good. I order Spanakopita and it had a big...More

Thank Paula L
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6 July 2017|
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Response from kittykat014 | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine so, there were quite a few Vegetarian options and also vegan options. I had the Greek soup without yoghurt for lunch a stuffed pepper.
21 May 2015|
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Response from yakarlos | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, we are kid friendly and have high chairs and booster seats available. The Greek Night show starts at 8:30pm.
20 January 2015|
Response from yakarlos | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately our kitchen and proteins are not halal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-762-3454
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