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Balkan Restaurant

120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
+1 403-762-3454
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (80 reviews)
“baklava” (35 reviews)
“calamari” (94 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to this restaurant twice, once in September 2017 and again in February 2018. The quality of the food is consistently good and the staff very pleasant and attentive. Good sized portions,good value in a town that has a lot of overpriced restaurants.

Thank yosemitepictures
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here twice. Great little place to have a good inexpensive dinner. I had the gyro's and Greek salad. Also was able to chat with the owner.

Thank Ativ01
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the Balkan. We came a little late and were able to grab the last table. I had the lamb which was top notch. My friend had the gyro, huge and tasty. We also go lucky with a floor show including belly dancer...More

1  Thank dpaufler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On my first visit to Banff I was unaware of this restaurant. While chatting with the manager of The North Face store, she recommended the Balkan if I was interested in Greek food. I certainly am, so my friend and I ended up there …...More

Thank phiNole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on the way through Banff. First time here for lunch. Dinners are great. Everything was awesome as always. Recommend the pulled lamb sandwich!

1  Thank wildman1971
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was superb. There is great ambiance and knowledgeable friendly servers. Had the ARNI PSITO which was fall off the bone, melt in your mouth, flavour explosion delicious!

1  Thank Alexandra C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a restaurant we use to enjoy years ago, when we came to Banff more regularly. We headed over here looking for a lighter, late supper. It seems more upscale and pricey than we remembered, most of the dishes on the menu seemed pretty...More

Thank Yolanda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband's company had their year end dinner at this restaurant. They ordered us all a set menu. Sorry, I don't know what all the dishes are called but our favorites were the greek salad, and the lamb. The salad had lots of fresh tomatoes,...More

1  Thank Angela L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Really happy to return here on our recent visit to Banff. Awesome tasty food, great atmosphere and service was good on first visit but much better on second one! Kleftico an absolute must!

Thank Carlottiee
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We went as a family and enjoyed a beautiful meal in a friendly atmosphere. The place was really buzzing and the menu was very good. The food was first class and would definitely go back again.

Thank 293peter
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Deb S
14 September 2017|
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Response from Willardo | Reviewed this property |
the moussaka is made with eggplant not pasta, the lamb with selected side dishes can be gf, the salads are gf
6 July 2017|
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Response from Nick V | Reviewed this property |
The Balkan offers vegetarian moussaka, vegan baked peppers, vegetarian linguini, 3 salad options, pitas & dip, spanakopita etc. all delicious
22 May 2015|
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Response from yakarlos | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, we are kid friendly and have high chairs and booster seats available. The Greek Night show starts at 8:30pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-762-3454
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