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Tavern 1883

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709 9 Street
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This Canmore neighbourhood restaurant and bar features ‘proper’ Canadian comfort foods, a middle ground between fine dining and pub offerings. Fresh in-season ingredients and housemade sauces elevate classic mainstays, while weekend features allow for other creative combinations. Their burgers are melt-in-your-mouth good, while vegetarian and gluten-free options are also savoury.

Atmosphere & Accolades

Built from an early 1900s home with a new bar and copper roof, Tavern 1883 has a charming mountain cabin atmosphere. Winner of Where Canadian Rockies magazine’s Best New Restaurant 2014, it has also won awards for Best Burger and Most Unique Items on the Menu from Canmore’s newspaper.

Entertainment (10 pm to 2 am)

Open Jam Night Thursday; Live Music Friday; DJs and Dancing Saturday; Gone Country Sundays

Menu Samples

  • Snacks: fried brussels sprouts; truffle parmesan fries; wings (buffalo, BBQ, honey hot, salt and pepper); homemade soup of the day; sweet potato fries
  • Poutine (fries topped with fresh cheese curds and housemade gravy): choose from classic, chicken, braised pork belly
  • Burgers (eggwash buns; gluten-free available): classic (Alberta beef, tomato jam, cheddar, double smoked bacon); chicken; wild boar
  • New Zealand Lamb Burger: herb goat cheese, pea shoots, lemon and mint aioli, iceberg lettuce, vine tomato on an egg wash bun
  • Tacos (corn or flour): choose from pulled chipotle chicken, pork belly or Greek veggie; served with guacamole, pico de gallo, lime crema and Valentina hot sauce; add optional choice of side
  • Fish and Chips: beer battered Icelandic cod with housemade tartar and slaw
  • Vegetable Curry: mild coconut curry with chickpeas on jasmine rice
  • Truffle Mac and Cheese; Pan Seared Gnocchi (basil purée, arugula, parmesan cheese with toasted almonds, truffle vinaigrette)

Mains: $15 to $24 (lunch and dinner)

Drinks: wines $30 to $99 by the bottle, 38 choices, $7 to $13 by the glass, 21 choices; 20-oz pints on tap, 12 choices; $5.50 to $8 beer bottles (domestic, import, craft, ciders, coolers); $7 to $16 big beers (up to 750 ml)

Daily from 11:30 am (11 am on weekends)
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