Voted Local's Choice for Fine Dining by Banff Crag and Canyon readers, Ticino has been a gastronomic institution among Banff restaurants since its establishment in 1974. Owner Erwin Widmer, a Swiss immigrant, continues to operate this family-owned business with the same level of passion and commitment he has more than three decades ago.
Ticino is one of the few known family-run restaurants in Banff that have consistently offered flavourful dishes at an exceptional value. We offer the ultimate fine dining experience and can cater to all types of dining specifications, whether it's an intimate dinner with loved ones or a business meeting.
Named after Switzerland's southernmost Italian-speaking canton that borders Italy, the aptly named Ticino features an exceptional array of the most sumptuous Swiss-Italian meals, including the following:
Our customers enjoy their meals in a warm atmosphere, surrounded by stylish decor that includes red and blue tablecloths, alp horns and cow bells, antique skis, and beautiful murals depicting the Ticino countryside.
When visiting Banff, Alberta, be sure to drop by one of the top restaurants that Banff locals and legends have patronized for so many years. Ticino is your top choice when looking for that one-of-a-kind fine dining experience, which will leave you talking about it for days to come. From the first bite down to the very last, we have an array of flavourful dishes that are sure to leave you wanting more.
Unlike other famous Banff restaurants, Ticino does not rely heavily on commercial advertising. We let our customers do the talking for us, and their stories of satisfaction come back to us through new clients entering our establishment day after day. We serve them savoury, honest to goodness meals and they walk out our doors with big smiles and full stomachs. Experience what Banff food experts consider a culinary treat by scheduling a reservation today.