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Chief Chiniki Restaurant & Handicraft Shop - CLOSED

Route 1, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-881-3076
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible17%
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“bannock” (13 reviews)
“fries” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Canadian, Native American
££ - £££
Route 1, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We've tried here going here twice. 1st time it was closed at 4pm, we were there for supper around 5. Second time a sign in the window saying closed due to renovations ummmm didn't this place just get redone lol they say the third time...More

Thank bluecrush21
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Excellent Loved the atmosphere ;on our way back from Banff we decided to stop for a bite to eat. Service was great,first time that we have been served by native girls and I absolutely loved them. Kind,genuine,attentive,we loved them.Nice 5 minute ,intelligent conversation . We...More

Thank MMusat
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Bannock & Beef reasonably priced and a empty restaurant. All food tasty and home made. Service great from Tasawny. All this place needs is some good advertising and it will be packed! Portions not too big but lots of flavor, and a great Rock Mountain...More

1  Thank Alan N
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We stopped in for dinner tonite. The service was fantastic. The chef came out to make sure everything was alright, nice touch! It's a beautiful restaurant with a small menu but enough choices to please everyone! We had the bison burgers, buttermilk chicken breast, and...More

Thank LauriefromCochrane
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Food was excellent. Donuts are to die for. Staff was friendly and courteous. The Chef, which we met, very lovely woman, not just another pretty face. Beautiful restaurant!!! 1 couple from Calgary. 1couple from Orillia, Ontarot

Thank Lynne E
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Arrived 11 PM. Ordered breakfast which arrived at 11.50. No explanation for delay but coffee was refilled. Egg had appearance of being microwaved. Bannock on menu but was a commercial cheese biscuit. When questioned was advised that was their version of bannock. Not appropriate as...More

Thank drochers
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I hadn't been since the renovation so wasn't sure what to expect. We came mid week at breakfast. There were a few other diners. The service was very pleasant and efficient. The new decor is beautiful. The food was plentiful, well presented, fresh and very...More

Thank JohnfromMich
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Calgary. Very friendly service and all the food is homemade. Sit on the patio if it is a nice day as you get an excellent view. Well worth a stop.

Thank epalash
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We drive this way 2-3 times a year, and we've always meant to stop by, and I'm glad we finally did! What a pleasant surprise! The gas bar/grocery store/convenience store is on the bottom, and the restaurant is up top, through a separate entrance around...More

Thank sdkelly
Reviewed 7 August 2016

What a super spot! Highway 1 West of Calgary. Watch for it ....not a lot of signage but a new west coast style building on the side of the highway with a gas station, store and great restaurant. Yummy bannock and food. Service is warm...More

Thank skooter88
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Restaurant Details

Canadian, Native American
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 1, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 403-881-3076
This is the only real restaurant o Route 1 between Kananakis and Calgary. The specialize in Bison and Bannock.
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