Banco Bistro - Casino du Lac Leamy

4.1
431 reviews
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Top tags:
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Casual
  • Brunch
Banco Bistro restaurant offers an à la carte menu bursting with flavour! An all-you-can-eat soup and salad bar is also available. Banco Bistro offers a wide variety of bistro-style dishes, sandwiches, burgers, poutine and pizza. There’s something for everyone!

Sunday brunch
Every Sunday, a delicious brunch is prepared for your pleasure.
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
$23* per person

Banco Bistro buffet
A sumptuous buffet is laid out every weekend to satisfy your every craving.
Fridays and Saturdays, from 4:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Sundays, from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
$29* per person

*Excluding taxes

The restaurant is located inside the Casino du Lac-Leamy. Therefore, admittance is reserved to patrons 18 years old and over.
What 431 People Are Saying
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Ottawa
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Buffet excellent, très bon choix de plat! Excellent service!

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s
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 3

Food was excellent. Service was great. The only negative is that tables are too close together

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NW
Ottawa
128 reviews
Dined on 17 June 2019
Overall 2Food 2Service 3Ambience 4

Soup & salad Mon-Thurs . The food is left out for too long. Much is old or dried out. The shrimp are served raw. Some soups not hot. Shrimp do not cook as needed in soup . I believe this is counter to the Health Code. No one is checking or cleaning.

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u
1 review
Dined on 16 June 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Excellent service and good food. Lots of choice. Loved the roast beef and roasted veggies. Decent
dessert selection but more salads are needed

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J
1 review
Dined on 16 June 2019
Overall 2Food 2Service 2Ambience 1

Basé sur mon expérience passée, je peux dire que le service s'est détérioré et la qualité de la nourriture également.

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R
1 review
Dined on 14 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We really enjoyed the buffet, very good. This was our first time dining at the casino restaurants.
There were many selections on the buffet table and we couldn't try them all. The service was excellent. Our server made sure to check on us often if we needed anything.
We had received a dining gift card at Christmas, and this is what we used to pay. Our server recommended the buffet, and we agreed with her, since it
was a Friday, and there was a buffet that night. The menu choices to pick from, were not many, therefore the buffet was a good option.
Thank you, thoroughly enjoyed our dinner there at Banco Bistro.

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H
1 review
Dined on 13 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Excellent service. Nous avons pris Poutine, pizza, burger, poulet et fish&chips. Tout était très bon et les portions sont généreuses.

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MD
Toronto
1 review
Dined on 10 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We are there for the brunch. Unfortunately there is no brunch for Monday. But there is an unlimited soup and salad bar for $11, which is just as wonderful. There are 4 kinds of soup, lots of things you can add to the soup, e.g. noodle, meat ball, chicken, etc. The Salad bar is good, too. Good value.

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OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on 2 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Le buffet est délicieux; tout est frais et parfaitement cuit. Il y a une belle variété de plats. Le service est rapide, courtois.

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GC
1 review
Dined on 19 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

To whom it may concern
I have been to the Banco Bistro many many times. It is a relaxing atmosphere to have dinner. I had reservations and I was seated almost immediatley. Our server was excellent and was courteous and polite. I speak english and this has never been a problem with any of your servers. The buffet food was good and hot and was full at all times. Your desert selection is good but it would be nice if you could
add cheesecake to your menu. Your establishment is very clean and inviting.
Thank you and keep up the good work.

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d
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 2Food 5Service 2Ambience 5

Very busy.
Was late for 5p reservation.
Got there at 520p
Waited till 620p to be seated
Service slow..

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L
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 2Ambience 2

Usually a good experience, albeit a little expensive. Unfortunately the restaurant was overwhelmed, so the service was pleasant but extremely slow. We had to ask several times for basic things (coffee, drinks, menus to order eggs Benedict).

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OT
Ottawa
2 reviews
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 2Food 2Service 4Ambience 4

Notre réservation était pour 13h00 nous avons attendu en ligne jusqu'à 13h30 avant qu'on nous amène à notre table, alors que la salle à diner était presque vide.
Pour la nourriture, la qualité est de moins en moins là et les prix sont de plus en plus élevés. Manque de raffinement, aucune sauce pour l'agneau, œuf Bénédict froid, pas de càpre pour le saumon. Tout le monde a été assis en même temps donc longue file d'attente pour le buffet. Nous avons attendu que la file diminue avant d'aller au buffet avec nos mères de 92 et 96 , ans, mais rendu là plusieurs assiettes du buffet était vide, miette de saumon fumé, pas de citron, pas d'huile et vinaigre pour la salade que des sauces épaisses pas très appétissante. Ce qui distinguait les restos du Casino Lac Lemay était la qualité de la nourriture. Mais maintenant c'est comme partout et c'est très décevant. Si vous ne voulez pas perdre la clientèle pour le Casino d'Ottawa, SVP continuer à vous distinguer avec la qualité.

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MS
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Awesome brunch, well worth the price. Very tasty and such a great variety. Service is always impeccable.

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AH
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Bel endroit, je le recommande! La nourriture était bonne et le service excellent!

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PG
Montreal
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Je le recommande durant l’année car le prix est bon, mais pas pour la fête des mères car le prix est trop élevé pour le mème buffet à peu de chose prêt. Je m’attendais à un WoW vu le prix plus élevé mais j’étais devant presque le même buffet lorsque j’y suis aller 3 semaines avant.

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RC
1 review
Dined on 11 May 2019
Overall 3Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Food was bland and cold. Choice was limited. Roast beef was very tough and fatty. Hubby was not impressed with sea food choices. Nothing exciting to make me recommend to friends. I wasted so much money on what was supposed to be an amazing date night.

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JL
1 review
Dined on 5 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

My only negative comment was that the server seemed upset that they were only tipped 10% which is the standard for a buffet

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ML
Ottawa
1 review
Dined on 21 April 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

I really enjoyed the small egg benedictine for entree. Also the ham was excellent and there was a lot of choice for dessert. Everything was fresh. I will probably returned next year

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PH
Montreal
1 review
Dined on 16 April 2019
Overall 3Food 1Service 4Ambience 3

nous avons commandé du poisson ( fish in chip) cela a semblé a du congeler après quelques bouché des morceaux de poisson caoutchouteux vraiment pas très bon

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S
1 review
Dined on 15 April 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Prix des plats et surtout des boissons trop élevés

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JA
1 review
Dined on 13 April 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

nous sommes allez pour le buffet la qualité est exellente mais pas beaucoup de choix , la musique un peu trop forte .

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SC
Montreal
4 reviews
Dined on 13 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The food is always amazing. The service was great fast and efficient.

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C
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on 8 April 2019
Overall 2Food 2Service 3Ambience 2

Les serveuses et serveurs se parlaient super fort que c'était dérangeant. On avait l'impression d'être chez eux et que l'on dérangeait. Le steak cher et vraiment tendre. Les légumes trop cuits. La patate au four bien trop petite. Très déçue.

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J
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on 7 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Plusieurs plats chauds et froids. Tout était délicieux avec un petit plus pour la pizza déjeuner. Je recommande ce brunch pour les dimanches pluvieux.

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g
1 review
Dined on 6 April 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

Dans l ensemble, la soirée était très agréable. La nourriture bonne , chaude , variées et bien présentée .
La famille s est bien amusée. Nous étions plutôt bruyants et enjoués suite a l anniversaire de la grand-mère était heureuse de voir toute la famille réunie autour de la table. Nous apprécions les efforts que vous avez fournis auprès de nous afin de faire de cette soirée un moment mémorable.

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OT
Ottawa
2 reviews
Dined on 4 April 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 3Ambience 3

c'est bien les vendredi samedi car ils ont un buffet très bien mais seulement ces jours la.
Le menu a la carte est plus ordinaire.

A noter que la semaine ,pas besoin de réservation .De plus on aurais pu réservé pour l'heure qu'on voulait.
Pas les heures disponible que vous nous imposiez.

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J
Ottawa
1 review
Dined on 31 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

La cuisson su steak était parfaite tel que demandé! Le service excellent..jw recommande Banco Bistro

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OT
Montreal
8 reviews
Dined on 28 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Toujours un plaisir de venir déguster au Banco Bistro....

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s
1 review
Dined on 24 March 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

On the whole very nice brunch.
Since our last visit though the choice of different foods items has decreased.
A suggestion would be to have an omelet making stand...

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TS
Ottawa
3 reviews
Dined on 24 March 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Nous apprécions que malgré les buffets du soir on peut quand même commander à la carte...

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AL
1 review
Dined on 24 March 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 5Ambience 4

I was pleased with the excellent service, but not so pleased with what I felt was a reduced buffet selection from the last time that I came. At a time when they must be feeling pressure from the Ottawa Casino, I was surprised to see some changes that devalued their offering from the past.

That said, food quality was excellent overall.

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VR
Toronto
1 review
Dined on 23 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I went there for my birthday and everything was amazing!

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OT
1 review
Dined on 22 March 2019
Overall 1Food 1Service 1Ambience 1

Nous ne sommes pas allé au resto car arrivé trop tard et ils n’y avait plus de place

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OT
1 review
Dined on 20 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Très bon rapport qualité -prix:excellent. Service excellent, sourire.

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K
Ottawa
1 review
Dined on 17 March 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Très bon service. Accueil chaleureux! Niveau qualité prix super.

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GC
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 1Food 4Service 1Ambience 1

By chance, the food was good because service and ambiance was mediocre.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Le serveur était super et la bouffe était très bonne. Une attention particulière que j'ai aimée le gâteau de fête et le tatou sur le pain a humberger.

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CM
1 review
Dined on 3 March 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 5Ambience 3

It boasted of a fantastic buffet however, this was not the case. They had 3 meat options, rice, mashed potatoes and fries and vegetarian pizza. There was no real variety. Their desert bar however was immense. I would recommend to stick with the menu option, skip the buffet.

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OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on 3 March 2019
Overall 3Food 2Service 2Ambience 2

Je pensais que la nourriture du buffet variait mais non j’y suis allée le 18 janvier et c’etait la même chose le 3 mars mais en plus moins bon cette fois-ci.

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