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Beaver Tails

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Fast food, Canadian
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120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E7, Canada
+1 403-760-0606
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Sydney
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61 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had heard about Beavertails as a must-try dessert place in Banff and I was not disappointed. The pastry was flaky and delicious and the toppings were very difficult to choose between as they all sounded so good! I went with a cheesecake option whilst my husband tried the Oreo. Sitting out in the winter cold, chowing down on these... More 

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Espanola, Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beaver tail is a prime Canadian treat. They've gotten very expensive though(maybe just Banff?) but always worth it

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Thank Radek B
Saskatoon, Canada
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was good but overpriced. They had poutines for $9!! That's crazy! I think my two beaver tails were almost $14 and we didn't even finish them because they were way too big for one person to eat each. They also didn't have seating which in winter was stupid as we had to stand and scarf it down off to... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

It was fresh and tasted good. Wish they had a place to sit and enjoy a beaver tail. It's hard to find parking because hotel beside them burned down so the road is closed. We had to walk few blocks to get to it.

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Thank Smalaniuk
Sydney, Australia
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131 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

One of the quintessential Canadian treats Beavertails is definitely worth a try when visiting Banff! I recommend getting 2 flavours (they split them like a half and half pizza) so you can try a few different ones. My faves are the Skorr Cheesecake and the Maple, but the others are all great as well. My best advice though is split... More 

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Thank SG1Lincoln40
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38 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Tourists line up like crazy for this place but personally I prefer the candy and chocolate shops. Beaver tails are very sweet, the oreo one is good but I've never been able to finish it.

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Thank Keah R
High Prairie, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

My kids enjoyed the many choices at beaver tails. Messy I would be no Che to have a fork and knife but still super yummy.

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Thank Tina O
Columbia, Maryland
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170 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

On Sunday, 25 Sept. I stopped at a Beaver Tail outlet and got the Apple & Cinnamon Beaver Tail. It’s just as messy as everyone says. I’m not a big fan. I think I would rather have doughnuts.

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Thank JohnAnnColumbia_MD
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We'd heard about Beavers Tails before visiting Canada. When we spotted it in Banff we had to try it. We thought we'd have the option of creating our own beaver tail, as in deciding what went on it, however it turns out there is a menu with about 8 options. I went for the cinnamon and spiced apple. The first... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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75 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Had a tail as a shared snack. Actually really good. Fast friendly service and clean place. Would like for it to have more options and even options like a pizza tail (had them in Costa Rica ) but small selection but again nothing wrong it was really good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, Canadian
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-0606

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?