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Pump and Tap Tavern

215 Banff Avenue | Sundance Mall, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A9, Canada
+1 403-760-6610
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What a great venue for watching big events

This review is as much a thank you to the guys at Pump and Tap for ensuring crazy Liverpool... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
BrooksieG
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Melbourne, Australia
Locals ONLY, tourists not wanted!

Cash only bar that is very uninviting to tourists. It took me awhile to figure out why the... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
SearchingForYourZen
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China
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible29%
Jun 10, 2018
“What a great venue for watching big events”
May 9, 2018
“Locals ONLY, tourists not wanted!”
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215 Banff Avenue | Sundance Mall, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A9, Canada
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+1 403-760-6610
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

This review is as much a thank you to the guys at Pump and Tap for ensuring crazy Liverpool supporters were able to see the Champions League final live on an amazing 120 inch screen. Fantastic! Plenty of different beers and lagers on tap to...More

Thank BrooksieG
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Cash only bar that is very uninviting to tourists. It took me awhile to figure out why the atmosphere felt so weird... then I read a bunch of reviews and realized that Pump and Tap does NOT want tourists. It’s a local bar and they...More

Thank SearchingForYourZen
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

I just happened to wander in while my wife was upstairs at the shops and ended being here for an hour or so. The staff and customers were all very welcoming and happily let me join in the vocal conversation debating the sports on TV....More

Thank crosis
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

The Pump and Tap - what can I say, this place is amazing, I'm not to sure about you, but I love little chill places where the locals go and anyone will have a chat with you, including the extremely good looking bartender "Frenchy" -...More

2  Thank Kelly C
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Great place to meet the locals in Banff and drinks where the fairest prices in Banff $3.50 Vodka 7's and $4 Pint plus around of 4 shots was like only $15 bucks. Meet a lots of Aussi on the Sunday night our second night there...More

Thank John S
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I am giving this place a 5 as I love pubs and dive bars but I would personally rate it a 3 for the NYE event. I for sure would go back and enjoy the atmosphere and drinks and dive bar staff. Can’t expect much...More

Thank Nicholas D
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Rode into banff on a free shuttle and decided to walk around. Found this place and I loved it! Everyone was friendly and chatty and the beers were cold. Not much more I could ask for !

Thank chabopro
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Came to watch the hockey game. Quite a few people here but the waitress isn't due to start work until 9 PM so going to get it from the bartender is required. Not really a big deal.

1  Thank davidson168
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

On 18 June my wife and I planned to see the soccer game Belgium - Ireland (post-broadcast) at Pump and Tap tavern, as there poster with the broadcast schedule had attracted our attention. Once arrived however we waited long after the mentioned broadcast time before...More

Thank jesse v
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Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

What an amazing time I had at the pump and tap! Great value, friendly service and awesome clientele! My girlfriend and I planned on having one drink and next thing we knew we were singing songs and dancing with all the locals there! Hidden gem...More

Thank Wes L
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