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221 Bear Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A1, Canada
+1 403-762-2467
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“duck tacos” (75 reviews)
“steak” (626 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Grill, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
221 Bear Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for Christmas eve, nice large table, excellent service, food was good but slightly limited menu, unfortunately we were too late for the butchers block. Service very good. Would visit again

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rb3333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having called to book the small room in October as a special treat for our friends from the UK for New Year’s Eve, we turned up to be told this was now unavailable and we were dumped on a large table in the main restaurant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Georgieruns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Each of us ordered one of the $20 burgers. All were charred. Black and crusty. Shame on the cook for trying to pass this off. Never returning.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank stedunjjh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Saltlik is still worth a visit. The extensive a la carte menu changes with the seasons a bit but the staples like scallop potatoes remain. The atmosphere remains warm and inviting and the staff are very professional. These rate 5 stars. However, the food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 736ricol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had not visited Banff since the early 2000’s and was excited to return for the beautiful scenery and fine dining. When I arrived, I learned that most of the top restaurants were closed for staff Christmas parties and the open ones were full (and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank P1203PUstevec
Reviewed 2 December 2018

We came in for a drink. Got $4.00 grape crush cocktail which weas among the best I’ve had! We ended up staying and getting an awesome steak dinner for 30% off. Everything was fabulous, plus they had $20 bottles of wine! Amazing bargain, amazing food....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MichilaM
Reviewed 26 November 2018

The meat was great quality but sometimes the sauces overpowered the meat flavors. The side dishes were good but not great.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Q7767NSnicolea
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Food was good. Service was good. We spent $130 on dinner. I ordered my burger without a bun, and asked for mustard with my burger. Upon receiving the bill, we noticed that we had been charged extra for the mustard. On principle alone (obviously the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
4  Thank LocalBanff
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Stopped in for dinner on a Sat night with no reservation so ended up sitting at the bar. The hostess seemed annoyed by our arrival but after being seated at the bar the bartender/server made up for her shortness with his pleasant and outgoing personality....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tbvann
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

We went here for some appetizers and had the calamari fries and duck tacos. All very fresh and amazing tasting. Service was very friendly and prompt. Good location on bear st.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jasmine S
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13 December 2018|
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Response from tbvann | Reviewed this property |
I would say probably not. If I recall correctly as they have various nuts etc in their dishes/sauces and if your allergy is super sensitive I’d probably suggest going elsewhere but calling them first to be sure is always a... More
1 October 2015|
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Response from saltlikbanff | Property representative |
Hi Penny, I have sent you a private message to discuss your upcoming event. We look forward to hearing from you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Bear Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A1, Canada
    (Wolf or Caribou)
  • Public Transportation: Public transit stops within walking distance.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-762-2467
  • E-mail
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