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The Market Bistro
Please note if you have booked an outside table we cannot guarantee that we have availability inside if the weather changes. Please phone to restaurant in advance and we will do our best to accommodate you.
- Surfaces sanitized between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
- Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
- Contactless payment available
- Limited number of seated diners
- Distancing maintained in common areas
- Extra space between tables
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
- Waitstaff wear masks
Our serving was amazing from start to finish. Our food which was 5 different dishes were perfect. I was especially impressed with the mussels!!! Will definitely be returning and recommending to our friends!
Thank you for the great review! We're delighted you were impressed with the food and the great service, we look forward to hosting you again soon!
A well appreciated spot with fine food and a great team
Thank you for your review! We're so glad you enjoyed it
I will come back at your restaurant with friends because my wife and l we loved the experience! Good food , relax ambiance , friendly waitress and to a reasonable price ! 😊
We're so glad you enjoyed your experience! We look forward to seeing you and your friends soon!
Always a great place for lunch or dinner! Local favorite!
Thank you for your great review! We look forward to hosting you again.
We love the Market Bistro. It's our go-to place to eat when we're in Canmore. Anthony, Val and their team are amazing. The food is always fantastic. The service is second to none. We are also frequent visitors to their wine and spirits shop UnWined.
Thank you for your fantastic review! We're delighted that you think so highly of our food and our team, we will see you again soon!
Lovely evening on the patio- felt very safe (social distancing adhered to - tables placed apart, very knowledge and professional servers wearing masks). Food, cocktails, wine and servers were all great which made for a perfect and safe evening out.
Thank you for your great review! We're so glad we made your experience during these times as comfortable as possible, we look forward to hosting you again soon.
Had a lovely dinner on the patio recently. Food was delicious and staff very thoughtful, especially important during these times.
Thank you for your review! We're glad you enjoyed your meal and that our staff made you feel at ease, see you again soon!
THeir 3 course dinner at $28 is great value and always offers some interesting choices that you might not order off an a la carte menu. In Wednesdays, the house wine is $5 a glass which you cannot beat as the quality of the wine is pretty good. The service is always wonderful and the owner, Anthony is always present ensuring everything runs smoothly
Thank you for your great review, the Bistro is definitely the place to be on a Wednesday with two great deals on! We look forward to seeing you again soon!
Fantastic food and value. The outside patio is in such a relaxing setting. Third time here in last 2 weeks.
Thank you for your great review! We're delighted you loved your meal on the patio, see you again soon!
Anniversary dinner. The meals were very good. We had the duck confit and the salmon salad. Their french onion soup is always the best.
Thank you for your review! We're delighted you enjoyed your dinner, the French onion soup is one of our favourites!
Have been to the Market many times. Service and food is always very good. Often have his daily 3-course special which has never disappointed.
Thank you for your great review! We're so glad you thought highly of the service as well as the ever-changing Menu Du Jour - we look forward to hosting you again soon!
Was great, love the view and the staff were great. Picturesque, foot of the mountains
Thank you for your great review! We're delighted you thought highly of our staff, and yes, that view is hard to beat!
Have loved this restaurant previously, but on this night it was packed. We waited 1 1/2 hour for our meal, with no apology. We saw tables that came in after us getting their food before us. The food, which we have always liked, was not at it's usual quality. Cold too. I could have made this at home myself (I love cooking) and it would have been better. Sad.
I like to have a place to go where I can get something special.
Thank you for your feedback, we’re very sorry that your experience didn’t meet you expectations. We apologise for the wait times and the lack of attentiveness; we will take your comments and work with our team. We were short staffed on this occasion but are working to get strategies in place to ensure your next experience up to your standards and our Menu Du Jour is ever changing so if the last wasn’t to your liking we will have completely different options on your next visit!
This has been one of my favorite places to come over the years and I wanted to go to a place that was outside as in these times as I feel better being outdoors with spacing. It has the most idyllic setting, cozy and beautiful surrounded by plants and trees. and no loud music. A perfect place to come for our anniversary. I have food sensitivities and other dietary issues so I can only eat a few things and the thing I had my heart set on a certain dish which unfortunately was already sold out so very disappointed. I had to settle for something that I did not really want but which would fit my dietary issues. A little disappointing for the occasion. However the setting felt safe and the ambience good.
Thank you for your feedback, our patio definitely offers a great setting whilst still adhering to social distancing rules. We apologise that we were out of your favourite dish - it must have been a favourite for many others too! We will take you comments to our kitchen team and ensure we have enough of everything for your next visit.
Lovely patio meal. Salmon salad was delicious. All the food and wine was excellent.
Thank you for the 5* review! Were so glad you enjoyed your meal out on the patio, the salmon salad is one of our favourites!
After a long hike in the mountains, we were ravenously hungry. The market bistro was the perfect spot to sit on the patio, have some excellent food and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
Thank you for you 5* review! We're definitely a great lunch spot amid all the trails, we look forward to hosting you again soon!
It was our first time dining here and we will definitely be back! Quality food that was delicious and care taken in the smallest details. Friendly service added to our dining experience.
Thank you for your 5* review! We're delighted you enjoyed the food, service and attention to detail. We look forward to hosting you again soon!
Outstanding food, consistently good and excellent value. What a gem.
Thank you for your 5* review! We're delighted you thoroughly enjoyed it! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.
Great small restaurant with nightly chef special that is highly recommended.
Thank you for your 5* review! We're so glad you enjoyed our Menu Du Jour and had a great evening celebrating a birthday here! We look forward to hosting you again soon.
Excellent server. Excellent lunch. Will be back!
Thank you for your 5* review! We're so pleased you enjoyed lunch with us, we look forward to hosting you soon.
High quality food with casual atmosphere and good value.
Thank you for your great review! We look forward to having you dine with us again soon.
Always excellent food. We have never been disappointed. The staff are friendly and it is always nice to chat with Anthony and Val.
Thank you for your review! We're so glad you regularly enjoy the food here as well as the friendly atmosphere, see you soon!
It was a bad experience for us!
We ordered specifically no croutons in our french soup, it was 3 order of french onion soup and they brought all of them with regular bread croutons, then they LIED that it was gluten free bread, when it was NOT!
We ordered Egg planed as a small portion, they charged us as for the Large (extra) and then they argued with us!
It's not that we were cheap, it's them being arguing with us, when we were there first time and don't know how the portions look like. They might brought large size, BUT IT IS NOT WHAT WE ORDERED AGAIN!
VERY RUDE SERVICE, the chief literately was glaring at us.
We visit Canmore several times a month, and will never go back to this restaurant!
Have no idea why they have 4.7 here, they don't deserve that.
We apologise for the mix up with the Soup, we take allergies very seriously and proudly offer gluten free bread alternatives to cater for celiac diets amongst many of our dishes, I can assure you that you received gluten free croutons. We’re sorry you received a larger portion of Eggplant, however you were charged for the appetizer size despite enjoying the larger portion. If you would like to discuss further, please reach out via email. Regards, The Market Bistro Management Team
Excellent as always!
Thank you for your 5 star review! We're glad you enjoyed it, see you again soon!
Great food and location. Service was good and friendly. We sat outside and had a view of the Three Sisters.
Thank you for your review! We're glad you had a lovely time, and yes, that view is hard to beat!
Four of us had dinner Saturday evening, three twenty-somethings and mom. Each of us commented on the lovely presentation and flavors of our meals. The Market Bistro and Anthony do not disappoint!
Thank you for your review! We're delighted you enjoyed your evening with us, see you again soon!
My first dining out experience since February - saved it for the Market Bistro! Glad I did as their attention to our safety as guests made us very comfortable on the Patio. Always delighted with the quality of the cuisine, excellent service and ambience. Very welcoming!
Thank you for your review! We're glad we made your first evening out in a while so memorable!
Love the Market Bistro! Always great food and wonderful staff!
Thanks for you review! We're delighted you enjoyed your meal and thought highly of our staff! We look forward to seeing you again.
The food was very acceptable. The service was very good. We were a little surprised at the corkage charged for wine purchased from their retail outlet. Overall, the experience was positive.
Thank you for your review! We're delighted you enjoyed our food and thought highly of our staff. We're sorry you misunderstood reason we charge corkage, Unwined @ Three Sisters Wine store does operate as an individual business therefore we charge corkage just as we would if you were to bring a bottle in from any other store.
The food was well prepared and tasty. However, for the portion size I did find it slightly over priced.
Our waitress seemed less than happy to be serving us and it tainted our experience.
Overall if we had a different serving staff we would definitely return
Thank you for you review! We're glad you enjoyed our food! We offer a three course Menu Du Jour every Wednesday evening for a reduced rate of $28 with $5 selected wines which is a great offer that may suit you! As for our serving staff were very sorry for this rare occasion you experienced! We will take your comments and continue to work with our team.
Great meal on the patio post Covid 19 reopening. Anthony did another great job of food prep and presentation. Good craft beer selection and as always great wines a reasonable prices.
Thank you for your review! We're delighted you had a great evening on our patio and enjoyed items from our new menus, we look forward to seeing you again soon!
Excellent food quality and value. Great service as well. A nice place for a date. Will be back for sure.
Thank you for your review! We're glad you thoroughly enjoyed your experience with us, we look forward to seeing you again.
Great new menu items! Staff are really friendly. Great patio!
We had dinner on the first night The Market Bistro reopened (after the mandatory closure of restaurants due to Covid-19). Our meals were all delicious and the patio is spectacular. The table d'hote was excellent and priced very reasonably. We will continue to support this excellent restaurant in the years to come. Well done, Anthony!
Thank you for your review! We're delighted you enjoyed our new menu items on our first night of re-opening and we look forward to seeing you soon!
Wonderful dinner after skiing. Tasty food, beautifully presented. Attentive service. Delightful.
Obvious French (Québécois?) influences but that doesn’t stop them offering pizza and curry (the latter as part of the Menu du Jour).
I had (shared) cheese board with extra for charcuterie which turned out to be only a small amount of one meat. But all very tasty.
Then cassoulet. It was quite good although obviously reheated from a previously made batch.
Then maple crème brûlée. Too cold to enjoy the full flavour but well executed. Not as tasty as I had hoped.
Great place! Price is good, food is so tasty :)
The Market Bistro is always has a great meal with great service. I would highly recommend it.
We went to the Market Bistro for Valentines Day dinner and thoroughly enjoyed their 4 course Valentine’s Day special dinner. All of the courses were very good, but the main course was duck confit and it was the best I have ever been served and eaten.
The service was excellent and the courses timed perfectly.
This is a great place to eat dinner. We had the daily special and it was fantastic. Hubby had the pork Wellington and it was fantastic as well. Just the right amount of food. Great presentation. Service was superb. Will definitely go back here again
Thank you Annette! We loved hearing that you enjoyed your experience here! We hope to see you again very soon!
The Market Bistro offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (403) 675-3006.
The Market Bistro is rated 4.6 stars by 56 OpenTable diners.
You can book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size.