Mountain top Dining 2,900 ft. Above Banff

Perched on the summit of Banff’s Sulphur Mountain, Sky Bistro is a dining sanctuary in the sky. We pair the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains with a distinctly Canadian menu that features the unique flavours of Canada through a handpicked selection of regionally-sourced local meats, produce and ingredients.
 
Choose to dine a la carte as an add-on to your Banff Gondola experience, or enjoy our signature Sky Experience package that includes Banff Gondola admission and your choice of appetizer and entrée for one great price.

MORE THAN A DINING EXPERIENCE

Sky Bistro is located on the third floor of the all-new Banff Gondola summit. As part of your dining experience, enjoy a collection of world-class adventures. From exploring in the interpretive centre and theatre, or capturing the perfect photo along the one kilometre mountaintop boardwalk, the new Banff Gondola summit is sure to leave you in awe.

Sky Experience Package

Dine and save with our signature dining experience package. Includes Banff Gondola admission and your choice of appetizer and entrée from the dinner menu.

Starting from $109/person*.
Available daily after 5:00 PM.

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*Sky Experience Pricing: From $109/Person June, Sept. & Oct. From $115/Person July and August. Gratuity included. Drinks, shareable plates and GST not included. Prices subject to change without notice. Subject to availability. Advance reservations are recommended.

Menus


Inspired Local Ingredients





Appetizers

ALBERTA LAMB CHOPS
Marinated lamb rack, fried leek, candied carrot, crispy celeriac and cauliflower puree, rosemary oil
$20
GOLD AND RED BEET CARPACCIO
Marinated portobello mushroom, micro greens, cold pressed canola oil, sea salt, herb toasted crostini
$16
WHISKEY MAPLE SCALLOPS
Atlantic coast scallop, green pea puree, blistered tomato, Quebec maple whiskey glaze, candied bacon, micro greens
$18
ALBERTA BACON AND EGG
Pan seared Sunterra farms pork belly, baked green apple, salt cured egg yolk, au jus
$20

Signature Appetizers

Perfect sharing for 2
LOCAL CHARCUTERIE
Prosciutto Cured and dried in the Bow Valley by Valbella Meats
Wild Boar Pate Alberta boar
Air Dried Bison Mountain air dried bison
Apple Wood Smoked Duck Breast Fleur de Sel, cracked Pepper
Pepper and jelly, gherkins, honey comb, pear and Saskatoon berry chutney, crostini’s and housemade bannock
$45
P.E.I MUSSELS
East coast mussels, local chorizo sausage, onion, celery, garlic, canadian brandy and white wine, toasted garlic ciabatta
$20

Soup and Salads

TOMATO AND RED PEPPER BISQUE
Fire grilled roma tomato, roasted red pepper, basil oil, garlic crouton
$11
FRENCH CANADIAN HABITANT SOUP
Yellow split peas, whole roasted shank of ham, carrot, celery and onions, rich chicken broth
$11
SPRING SALAD
Spinach, arugula, fig balsamic dressing, pomegranate seeds, fresh berries, dried apple chips, candied hazelnuts
$15
WATERMELON SALAD
Fresh watermelon, basil and mint, cucumber, feta, cold pressed canola oil, balsamic reduction
$14
CANADIAN CAESAR SALAD
Fresh wedge of romaine, Canadian back bacon, fried capers, oka cheese, maple caesar dressing
$13

Add ons (lunch)

SUN RISE FARMS CHICKEN
Char grilled, seasoned chicken breast
$7
COHO SALMON ROSETTES
Hand crafted cold smoked Coho salmon
$8
CANADIAN WHITE JUMBO PRAWNS
Cast iron pan fried, garlic butter
$11

Lunch

MONTREAL SMOKED MEAT
Montréal style smoked beef brisket, grain mustard, marble rye, chou croute, garlic pickle
$21
CARMEN CREEK BISON BURGER
Locally made bison burger, brioche bun, arugula, roasted red pepper, onion ringlets, smoked gouda
$22
BERRETA FARMS STEAK SANDWICH
6oz AAA striploin, grilled garlic ciabatta, sautéed mushrooms, crispy fried onion
$24
GARDEN VEGETABLE CLUB
Summer tomatoes, roasted zucchini, eggplant, yellow onion, local sprouts and shoots, artisan cheddar, pepper jelly, aged vinegar
$21
DUCK POUTINE
Brome Lake duck confit, house poultry gravy, cheese curds, chopped bacon, scallions
$22
FISH AND CHIPS
Craft beer battered haddock, tartar sauce, house slaw, crispy fries
$20
VEGETARIAN LASAGNA
Layers of thin pasta, wilted spinach, zucchini, roasted red peppers, smoked gouda, tomato sauce and béchamel, served with garlic bread
$22
LOBSTER ROLL
Atlantic lobster, toasted artisan roll, shredded lettuce, lemon aioli, tarragon butter
$30

Dinner

AAA BERRETA FARMS STRIPLOIN
Merlot glaze, Quebec blue cheese, mashed potato, Yukon waffle chip, rainbow carrot, braised kale
$42
CARMEN CREEK BISON TENDERLOIN
Wrapped in bacon, red currant glaze, carrot and potato puree, braised leek
$46
Add Lobster Tail
4oz Atlantic lobster, shell removed, poached in white truffle butter
$18
SEAFOOD MEDLEY
Atlantic lobster, P.E.I mussels, east coast scallops, crushed purple potato, Swiss chard
$38
CHAR AND CHARD
Canadian arctic char, wilted red Swiss chard, herb butter gnocchi, pinot blanc sauce
$32
OVEN ROASTED CHICKEN SUPREME
Filled with brioche and chorizo sausage, rosemary jus, fingerling potato, honey glazed rainbow carrot
$32
CHEF’S OKANAGAN VEGETABLE
Thin pasta sheets, eggplant, zucchini, yellow onion, ricotta cheese, served in a fresh herb vegetable broth, tobacco onion
$26
NOBLE MEADOWS GOAT CHEESE STUFFED PORTABELLA
Fresh herb polenta, Okanagan vegetables in tomato sauce, wild arugula, aged vinegar, basil oil
$24

Desserts

SKY BISTRO SIGNATURE CHEVRE CHEESE CAKE
Noble meadow farm goat cheese and cream cheese, graham crumb, strawberry rhubarb compote, white chocolate shavings
$12
STRAWBERRIES THREE WAYS
Semi-Sweet Chocolate Dipped, Balsamic Marinated, Strawberry Mousse
$10
CALLEBAUT CHOCOLATE MOUSSE CAKE
Layers of fine biscuit, chocolate mousse, berry medley
$11
ARTISAN CHEESE SELECTION
Smoked applewood cheddar, triple cream brie, Noble Meadow Farms goat cheese, fresh berries, crostini
$18

Sky Bistro Reservations

A la Carte Reservations

Reservations are suggested for parties of two or more – but required for parties of six or more.
Please call 403-762-7486 from 11:00 AM – 9:30 PM daily or use OpenTable below.

Sky Experience

Our signature Sky Experience includes Banff Gondola admission and your choice of appetizer and entrée from the dinner menu starting from $109. Available daily after 5:00 PM.
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For more information on Sky Experience package please see Frequently Asked Questions

Limited number of packages are available daily. If sold out, please make an la carte dining reservation. Sky Experience Pricing: From $109/Person June, Sept. & Oct. From $115/Person July and August. A la carte reservations are not required for guests selecting the Sky Experience package.

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403.762.7486
Banff Gondola
1 Mountain Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1J3
HOURS
May 19 - Sept 3
Daily: 11:00 AM - 9:30 PM

(LAST SEATING 7:30 PM)


As a proud partner of Ocean Wise, all of our fish and seafood is sustainably harvested to minimize environmental impact.