There’s no shortage of Banff kid friendly restaurants as well, considering Banff culinary pride and fame! From pizza & meatballs to adorable deserts, Banff will certainly fill your kids tummies!

Banff Ptarmigan Inn hosts one of the most popular kid restaurants: the Italian restaurant called Meatballs that makes killer pizzas in their stone-hearth oven.

The Old Spaghetti Factory is probably the most beloved kid restaurant all over the country, with thoughtful menus, amenities and perfect kid setting & environment.

Ricky’s All Day Grill is another kid’s favorite, very popular for their hearty breakfasts like our Yukon Big Bite and Grand Forks, as well as innovative omelette’s, seven kinds of Eggs Benedict, and delicious breakfast bowls. Lunch and dinner offerings are equally wide-ranging, featuring thin crust pizza, big burgers, huge salads and diverse dishes from slow roasted turkey and poached halibut, to BBQ back ribs.

The Chinook offers family style, relaxed dining with varied menus, specials and Banff’s favorite Sunday Brunch. The all-day dining restaurant is known for it’s international breakfast buffets and specialty theme nights. Spacious, bright family orientated environment. The service is friendly and efficient and the food is fantastic.

Banff’s Boston Pizza This popular, family-friendly franchise has 350 locations across Canada. The 100-item menu offers something for everyone, far more than pizza and pasta. Choices include BP Favourites, Glutenwise and Health Check options. Many dishes are designated spicy, vegetarian and new.

Chilli’s Quite possibly the nicest Chilli’s on the planet, in the world’s most beautiful national park. Take your taste buds to a whole new level with Chili’s great choices, including those classics like Baby Back Ribs and Big Mouth Burgers. Big bold flavours are the signature of the Banff Chili’s!

Timberwolf Pizza and Pasta Located in the main building of the Lake Louise Inn, the Timberwolf Pizza and Pasta Cafe is an Italian-style bistro offering a generous selection of Pizza and Pasta.

The Bear Street Tavern is known for Banff’s best pizza: their signature pizza’s, sandwiches & cast iron specialties will satisfy any cranky, bad eater kid. Enjoy a beer, or a Bear sized cocktail and finish with a ridiculously good pizza.

Both the Elk & Oarsman (pub) and the Juniper Bistro (mid range, with beautiful views of the valley) have nice kids menus and they make good choices for families as well.

For a hearty family breakfast, check out the best breakfast in Banff. For an exhaustive family dining listing, check our Banff Menu here.