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The Old Spaghetti Factory

317 Banff Ave | 2nd Flr, Cascade Shops, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1C1, Canada
+1 403-760-2779
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (176 reviews)
“spaghetti” (133 reviews)
“salad” (193 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
317 Banff Ave | 2nd Flr, Cascade Shops, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1C1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have to say a very busy eatery which fours give you a clue, or do you would think. Having seen the sign The Old Spaggeti Factory we wonders if it really was, thr building would suggest otherwise. We had to wait about 20 minutes before...More

Thank Lyn R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Party of three and we all sent our meals back. Two of us had spaghetti and one had lasagna. All three dishes was tasteless, the meat sauce was watery. Absolutely nothing nice to say about the meal. This is not the first time eating at...More

Thank Joanne G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have eaten here many times. The food is delicious..starting with fresh baked bread and garlic butter. Salads follow. If you want you can substitute French onion soup, which is also very good, for your salad. I always have seafood linguini..excellent! My husband likes their...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fabulous choices, good food, great prices therefore value for money, no-one should complain that they did not get enough to eat or drink

Thank sandyterrey26
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good choice of menu, good food ,good value.suitable for families. Wine was really good value. Staff warm and welcoming Within a shopping centre.

Thank Sandra K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our first evening meal here and it was good. The server was a friendly Australian guy, very personable and looked after us well. It is a busy place but we didn't wait long for the food to arrive. We also had warm sourdough...More

Thank Mr&MrsAdventure
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the OSF in Whistler, so we had to try the one in Banff. Just as yummy, and complete with the Aussie wait staff. It's not the fanciest food in town, but we're at a park for goodness sake. The only down side was...More

Thank Teresa A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Old Spaghetti Factory is a franchise found in many cities in Canada. We had ben able to try their meals in Vancouver and Whistler. The entree or main meal is bundled up with a soup or salad, cob bread, the main and a dessert...More

Thank johnnthel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a fun tour of the Rocky Mountain Soap Company in Canmore, we drove on to Banff for lunch at the Old Spaghetti Factory. Delicious from the bread and garlic butter starter to the spumoni ice cream send-off. The owner, Rob, was quite gracious in...More

2  Thank Shelly R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place seems to be always crowded whenever we pass by. Decided to try and was delighted to find out that the pasta comes with bread, soup, ice cream and coffee/tea. Need to top up couple of bucks for the clam chowder. The minestrone soup...More

1  Thank Pongie P
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Susan P
6 September 2016|
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Response from Nolan W | Property representative |
Hi Susan, We are proud to offer a gluten free menu including a corn penne and/or rice noodle substitute (location dependent). Just inform your hostess upon arrival, and she will be happy to present you the appropriate... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Banff Ave | 2nd Flr, Cascade Shops, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1C1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-2779
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Banff's best dining value. All meals include hot bread, soup or salad, ice cream and coffee/tea at no additional charge.
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