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The Sensory & Wit Bar

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101-300 Old Canmore Road in the Shops of Canmore
403-812-0837
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Experience Canmore’s newest fine dining destination, The Sensory, where you’ll discover stunning mountain vistas and regional cuisine, highlighting foraged ingredients from the Bow Valley. Enjoy wine pairings and the $49 trust me 3-course meal. Nominated by Air Canada’s longlist for the 2019 edition of Canada’s Best New Restaurants.

In the Wit Bar you can enjoy comfort food, over 20 unique wines by the glass from the award winning wine list. In house Signature Crafted Cocktails including Zero Proof Mocktails & beers on tap. Also join us for our $12 lunch menu Monday to Friday 12-4pm.

On the menu – The Sensory

Appetizers

  • House-Made Bread with cultured butter
  • Soup of the Moment
  • Salad with lemon and wild boar bacon fat, confit wild mushrooms, lichen, with smoked garlic cream and crostini
  • Pork Belly brined & sous vide, local honey spice agrodolce, pickled apple, salted pecan
  • Scallops with beet infused savoury brioche bread pudding
  • Octopus with lima bean cassoulet, house freeze dried sausage, fermented chili
  • Tatar beef tenderloin, gherkin, cold pressed canola oil, preserved garlic scape aioli, kettle chips

Try The Hunt: a 7 course tasting menu for a full sensory experience, or the “Trust Me” menu: a surprise 3-course meal available with wine pairing.

Entrees

  • Lamb Sirloin: mushroom tea braised lamb with potato pave & black trumpet bordelaise
  • Beef Tenderloin: wild boar bacon wrapped tenderloin, preserved saskatoon berry demi-glace & duchesse potato
  • Ribeye: 8oz ribeye with bone marrow souffle & perigueux
  • Chicken Supreme: house merguez stuffed chicken supreme, cracked black pepper crème fettuccine, & wilted greens
  • Pike: dandelion crumb crusted pike, with smoked horseradish remoulade, & new potato
  • Mushroom Ravioli: mushroom ravioli, celeriac puree, shaved truffle & grano padano
  • Wild Game: (rotating option, please ask server for details)

On the menu – Wit Bar

Appetizers

  • Winter Salad with lemon and wild boar bacon fat, confit wild mushrooms, lichen, with smoked garlic cream and crostini
  • Beet Salad with salted burnt orange caramel dressing, “living greens”, sweet potato, & farro
  • Pork Belly, brined & sous vide, local honey spice agrodolce, pickled apple, salted pecan
  • Calamari with charred tomato sauce, fresh shallots, chili seco
  • Crab Cakes with garlic scape aioli
  • Bone Marrow with escargot & grilled sourdough
  • Friend Chips
  • Kochu Karu Sweet Potato Fries

Entrees

  • Cluckin’ Good Chicken Sandwich: fried chicken breast, buttermilk ranch, birch BBQ, smoked gouda, pickles (choice of side)
  • Wit Classic Burger: ground beef chunk, bacon jam, American cheddar, lettuce, tomato, & Smokey ketchup, dijonnaise (choice of side)
  • The Gatherer: truffled cream mushrooms on gnocchi, with pickled shallot, & dandelion crumb
  • The Hunter: bison bolognese with parmesan on gnocchi
  • The Outlander: duck Confit Macaroni with artisan cheese & sweet peas
  • Elk Short Ribs: spruce infused saskatoon gremolata & pan jus reduction
  • Juniper Infused Mole Chicken with Avocado
  • 32oz Flintstone Steak: malden salt & demi-glace
  • Roasted Acorn Squash: caramelized yoghurt, pumpkin seeds, & balsamic reduction
  • Seared New Potatoes: cultured cream, shallots, & lemon pepper
  • Seasonal Vegetables
  • Smoked Olives with goat’s milk feta
  • Charcuterie Board: assorted meats, artisan cheeses, truffle honey, & appropriate garnishes
  • Vegetarian Charcuterie Board: assorted plays on vegetables, artisan cheeses, truffle honey, & appropriate garnish

Dessert

  • Rhubarb Cheesecake: baked cheesecake with poached rhubarb, caramelized yoghurt, granola, elderflower and buttermilk sorbet
  • Flourless Chocolate Cake: spruce aerated dark chocolate, milk jam, cultured milk ice cream, smoked cherry gel
  • Cold Pressed Canola Madeleines: strawberry sorbet, blond chocolate, macerated strawberries
  • Birch Creme Brulee: pecan biscuit, honeycomb

Monday: $12 Smash burger with fries 5pm-Close $4 PBR's 5pm -Close $12 lunch items from 1130am-4pm.

Tuesday: $2 Chicken Tenders 5pm- Close $6 Sides (fries, chips, or salad) 5pm - Close $12 lunch items from 1130am-4pm.

Wednesday: $12 Steak Sandwich 5pm-Close $20 Bottles of Wine 5pm - Close $12 lunch items from 1130am-4pm.

Thursday: $4 PBR's 5pm - Close 10% off Wine Flights 5pm - Close $15 Nachos 5pm - Close $12 lunch items from 1130am-4pm.

Friday: $10 Old Fashion's $12 lunch items from 1130am-4pm.

Saturday: $2 off all Caesar's All Day.

Sunday: $20 cluckin' good chicken sandwich & a beer or mocktail 5pm - Close.

Appetizers: $6-$21

Lunch: $8-$36

Dinner: $34-$85

Sensory
Monday: 5pm-10pm
Tuesday: 5pm-10pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 5pm-10pm
Friday: 5pm-11pm
Saturday: 5pm 11pm
Sunday: 5pm-10pm

Wit Bar

Monday: 11:30am-10pm
Tuesday: 11:30am-10pm
Wednesday: 11:30am-10pm
Thursday: 11:30am-10pm
Friday: 11:30am - midnight
Saturday: 11:30am - midnight
Sunday: 5pm-10pm
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