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Whitebark Cafe

401 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A9, Canada
+1 403-760-7298
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Canadian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
401 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A9, Canada
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Reviewed today via mobile

We really loved it. Great service, location, view, and amenities. The staff were pleasant and the overall feel of the place was fantastic!

Thank enochr425
Reviewed 1 week ago

The coffees are always delicious, but my favourite is the banana bread with coconut-lime topping! It hasn't been on offer the last couple of times I've been there, but it is AMAZING! And the muffins, banana bread, etc. are reasonably priced. You have to pinch...More

Thank Margot F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended the white bark coffee shop as the closest in Banff as a kiwi coffee. And it was complete with kiwi barrister and yummy bacon and egg breakfast cups.

Thank basketcasejax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best coffee we've had in Banff, staff were friendly and the coffee was incredible. We also had a granola bar and a lemon slice which were amazing too. Were sad we didn't find this place earlier because we'd have visited so much more.

Thank Natstedman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in here for an afternoon latte on a sunny warm sunday in October. The service was prompt and friendly. The barista did a beautiful job on presentation for our special coffees. There was plenty of seating inside facing the street for people watching,...More

Thank Luv2BTrekking
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our son spent 12 fantastic weeks in Banff on the non-stop ski course (highly recommended) earlier this year and used to spend quite a lot of his time at Whitebark, in fact twice a day (!) - it was Whitebark that gave him a taste...More

1  Thank graemeickle
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Delicious, creamy Australian style coffee. Lovely staff and great priced muffins! I especially love the chocolate zucchini muffin.

Thank kierrajohnson
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for some hot tea and coffee on a cold morning. Had a cherry/ peach tart that was superb. Hubby had a chocolate Danish pastry that he thoroughly enjoyed. Would absolutely stop again.

Thank Monica P
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Dropped in for a quick bite during a visit to Banff and was treated to some of the freshest food in town. The small treats were BIG on taste and the coffee... one of the better coffee's in Banff. Great friendly staff and a female...More

Thank Karvy M
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Coffee from whitebark was definitely the best we found in Banff by far! For anyone travelling from Australia a Capacino sized takeaway will get you a double shot late. They had a couple of breaky options but we only tried the house made granola bowl...More

Thank AJAndrews34
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
  • Phone Number: +1 403-760-7298
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The Whitebark Café is located in the Banff Aspen Lodge in Banff, Alberta. We are passionate about serving you the perfect cup of coffee.
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