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Black Forest Steak & Schnitzel

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££ - £££
German, Austrian, European, Canadian, Central European, Gluten Free Options
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540 93 95 Hwy, Invermere, British Columbia V0A 1K0, Canada
+1 250-342-9417
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Kenora, Canada
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We have dined at the Black Forest several times in the past few years. As other reviewers have stated, the menu and decor is Bavarian. The theme is carried into the wait staff's uniforms (costumes) which, to me, are over the top corny. The food was quite good, not excellent, but solid. The schnitzel was nicely cooked without being heavy... More 

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Leduc
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I and our son & his wife dined here for a birthday supper while we visited the valley during a June vacation. It was pricey but very very good food. The restaurant serves Bavarian food done nicely by a good chef. The selection of beers was also impressive. Interesting and unique decor - we were told much... More 

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Moose Jaw
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Great service, interesting restaurant (with the dome to speak under), bird area and interesting maps and info. Schnitzel and spatzel great, awesome service, fun evening

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Thank Carol M
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing service Great food Wonderful atmosphere Family looks forward to meeting here every christmas

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Thank neal g
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Wasn't overly impressed with our service and food was just alright to be honest I found being charged $5.75 for gravey ridiculous especially as there was no sauce with the steak.

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Thank Geraldine G
Invermere, Canada
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

The atmosphere is early 20th century Bavarian while the menu is centered on traditional schnitzels cooked to perfection and spaetzle dumplings that will fuel your runs down the ski hill. Service is top notch too; with attentive staff ready to take your picture in one of the distinctive alcoves; all featuring the Black Forest esthetic. I chose the schnitzel Oscar... More 

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Thank Dennis S
Cranbrook, British Columbia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Schnitzel is to die for. So is the purple cabbage and princess potatoes....the desserts are also delectable. But my fave is the chicken schnitzel anyway

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Thank Connie-marie L
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice double birthday celebration at the Black Forest Restaurant.Always a great consist ant meal.Desserts were great as well...definite place to eat if we are in the area.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

My husband went there to celebrate our 35th Wedding Anniversary!! It was sooo nice. The food amazing, the atmosphere was beautiful!! Our waitress was attentive and put us in a corner to be alone. I've never had Schnitzel before.....but it was amazing!! The desert was mouth-watering good!! The decor and painting touched my heart....after I read the story on the... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

My wife and I have eaten here a few times in the past and this time I was a little disappointed. Waitress was very friendly and took our orders promptly. However, 30 minutes later our appetizers of soup and caesar salad arrived. 35 minutes after we finished the appetizers our mains arrived. Food was good although not as warm I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$37
Cuisine
German, Austrian, European, Canadian, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 93 95 Hwy, Invermere, British Columbia V0A 1K0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Invermere
  • Phone Number: +1 250-342-9417
Description
At the Black Forest Restaurant, we feature an authentic European atmosphere to complement our extensive Bavarian menu. We are known for our famous schnitzels but we also specialize in steak, seafood, duck, chicken, spatzle, salads and lamb dishes as well as delicious home-made desserts. Enjoy a beverage with your meal from our extensive collection of beer and wine. We feature early bird specials from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. Every day and nightly specials from 5:00 p.M. until closing. Our Dress Code is Causal - please not hats, muscle/sleaveless shirts. Shorts and t-shirts acceptable.

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