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Beaver Tails

120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E7, Canada
+1 403-760-0606
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastry” (40 reviews)
“gelato” (30 reviews)
“fried dough” (27 reviews)
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Fast food, Canadian
120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1E7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were visting Banff for a wedding and had been told we need to try a Beaver Tail and Poutine while in Canada. I only wish they would open a store in Glasgow now. Beaver Tails are a great munch for anyone with a sweet...More

Thank ToniMid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first time getting a beaver tail, I couldn't decide what flavour so I got half nutella banana and half reeses! Delicious!

Thank clare_alice_x
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped here for some Gelato. The place is small, but inviting and friendly. The gelato was delicious.

Thank HikerRAZ71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I sooooo did not want to do this. Deep fried doughnut dough shaped like a Beaver tail, with your choice of sickly sweet topping..... .however.......whilst my wife and parents ordered icecream (delicious, and served almost immediately rather than joining then 30 or so people outside...More

1  Thank Marcus B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was so sweet and we have to wait in a line till open it . But it was so tasty and we enjoyed the scenary at the mean time.

Thank Anuruddhaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped to try a "beaver tail" and was impressed! Less greasy than typical fair type fried pastry and made a great dessert!

Thank Ellie912
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great late night snack. Quick and friendly service. So yummy. One of those Canadian treats everyone has to try at least once

Thank PharmIDGirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Must try the beaver tails! They are an AMAZ-ing treat to indulge in and break up the sight-seeing experience.

Thank S T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You gotta try this. Delicious! Gelato is a bit samey but deep fried batter with loads of yummy stuff on is Excellent!! You might need to climb a couple of mountains to burn off the calories mind you! But it's all good, eh?

Thank Dave F
Reviewed 17 August 2017

If you like fried dough with various toppings; you will like Beaver Tails. Fellow travelers turned us on to this Banff treat! They are large, so you can share one if you all are in agreement on the topping. We had cinnamon sugar and it...More

Thank RhondaMathis
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Diane P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Fast food, Canadian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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