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Bill Peyto's Cafe

203 Village Road, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-522-2200
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai stir fry” (11 reviews)
“elk burger” (25 reviews)
“salad” (43 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Cafe, Canadian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
203 Village Road, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a nice restaurant for breakfast. Great atmosphere, good choice in menu, reasonable price, very good food. Picturesque setting, perfect for the area as it looks as though it were constructed without outside influence. Wood and stone, the obligatory antique skis and climbing gear along...More

Thank Griz22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a late lunch after spending all morning on the Lake. It was a good mix of local pub-type food - from salads to chicken soup to burgers. Everything was fresh and tasty and the service was good and friendly. With few...More

Thank TravelGeekGirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped here with my family.in the party there were three kids (7, 1.5, 6weeks) the staff were great with them and really accommodating. The food as always was simple but tasty. This is the third time I have visited Bill Peyto’s and I'm never...More

Thank Happy_Travelling86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in on a snowy day for lunch and had a couple of terrific burgers, hot dogs with the works and home made pea and ham soup with garlic bread. Try the elk burger! The quality was excellent and the service friendly and inviting....More

Thank Greg N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here last week on a weekday. Had to wait over 10 minutes to get a table, while there were 4 free tables. The staff was busy, but did not say a word during this time. A simple ‘I will get to you soon’...More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great place. The food is excellent. My wife and I each had a Bill Peyto burger with fries as a side and house salad. Both meals were terrific and lots to eat and were very reasonably priced. We were referred here by a...More

Thank SuperD1947
Reviewed 18 March 2018

This place is hidden in what looks like some condos. We had the address, which are not displayed on most units, and we drove by it the first time at dusk and barely noticed the small sign in the dark on our way back. We...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Family of 4 - 2 teens. Healthy appetites and peyto’s didn’t disappoint, with large portions and great food. Elk burger, chicken burger and regular burger choices excellent. Chili awesome option after day of skiing. Location and ambiance very relaxed and beautiful as is the hostel...More

Thank Momita M
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We had dinner here on March 3 '18. The Café has a lively and cozy atmosphere and we really enjoyed the food, it is delicious and very affordable. The service was also very prompt and friendly. Overall a great experience!

Thank Reinira L
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This was a great find. Although we were staying at The Deer Lodge Inn, this place offers decent food at a reasonable price. After a hard day on the slopes all you need is some freshly cooked but hearty food. We visited twice, breakfast and...More

Thank Cheets01
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15 March 2017|
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Response from 5000traveller | Reviewed this property |
It's approx. 4 km from the Chateau Lake Louise to the Cafe. There is no designated path for pedestrians. The road is quite crowded as it is the only entry and exit to Lake Louise. If you are planning to visit in 2017 it may... More
15 March 2017|
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Response from Sherry S | Reviewed this property |
i would say to drive.
Jeanette J
13 February 2016|
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Response from 2travelbuds | Reviewed this property |
We did breakfast at Bill Peyto's Cafe as soon as it opened in morning. Quick. Then did a short trip to Lake Moraine for photos. Had been there the previous day so didn't spend a lot of time there. Then stopped off at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Village Road, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Lake Louise
  • Phone Number: +1 403-522-2200
in the Canadian Alpine Center-- it's in the youth hostel
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