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The Old Spaghetti Factory

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$$ - $$$
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317 Banff Ave | 2nd Flr, Cascade Shops, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1C1, Canada
+1 403-760-2779
11:30 - 09:00
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Sun - Fri 11:30 - 09:00
Sat 11:30 - 10:00
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Love the food. Quantity was good as well. I had the shrimp linguine and received a bunch with garlic butter before my meal came. Loved it..felt like I was sitting at East side Mario's but more luxurious of that type of hotel. Overall experience was very good..

Thank Allu80
Sydney, Australia
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This restaurant appears to get very busy at dinner time, but I was there in between lunch and dinner (early-ish dinner?) so it was very quiet. The waiter was very nice, attentive and quick! The food was pretty average, but to be fair I did get a pretty average bowl of spaghetti. Loved the garlic butter that came with the... More 

Thank teedus
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this establishment great deals ideal for large groups and the quality most of the time is bang on , 90% consistency I would say great deals and the pasta is great and pizzas too recommend it if you pulling a one dayer .

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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't starving when we went for lunch so I decided to order the steamed mussles which was on special for $10. I shared the roasted garlic grilled chicken with my mum. Our waitress brought a fresh-baked sourdough load with garlic butter and regular butter. It was so delicious. I think I ate an entire loaf in the end. I... More 

Thank Bunni S
Brisbane, Australia
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have a long day of skiing, we were craving pasta. Stumbled upon the old spaghetti factory. Our waiter was a delighted, the food was not only good, but great value. If we travel back to Banff, this place will be a must visit again

Thank NewExplorer16
St. Paul, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here several times While on a business trip in Banff. It is on the second floor of The Plaza and overlooks the street, giving a nice view of the mountains. The staff were excellent hosts and we created a romantic dinner on 2 occasions. Everything on the menu appeared tasty, but my wife settled for New York Steak... More 

Thank Larry C
Fort McMurray, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good pasta, like the whole meal is priced together. Nice view of Mt. Rundle from our seat. Large restaurant with several seats. The aroma pulls you inside from the shopping area.

Thank gsrunnalls
Black Diamond, Canada
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service, great food and atmosphere, prices are good! Family friendly, menu has something for everyone !

Thank nancymurray77
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here several times and it is always busy probably because it's such good value for money. Main grip is you often have to wait to get a table. If you can wait though it is worth it with 3 courses with any entree.

Thank Alex B
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The meal package is really affordable, with bread, side soup or salad, coffee or tea, and ice cream coming with the pasta order. I had the manicotti and paid extra for the onion soup as my side. The soup was really nice, as was the bread with garlic butter. I skipped the ice cream and hot drinks but had a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 14
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Banff Ave | 2nd Flr, Cascade Shops, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1C1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-2779

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