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Dine before the Dome

Enhance your cosmic experience with one of the satisfying dining options below, just steps away, available before your time with us under the dark skies of Jasper.

(IMPORTANT: Unless otherwise noted, the below dining options are not associated with any planetarium admission or package.)
***For all dining options, please inform your server of your planetarium &/or telescope reservation time (we do not allow late entries)***


jasper_planetarium_fairmont_diningYEAR-ROUND — Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Planetarium and restaurants at this location open most days – check individual restaurants for availability

Whether you’re staying at our location at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge or just looking to add a Fairmont experience before your time at The Jasper Planetarium, our hotel-based locale offers numerous exceptional pre-planetarium dining options (not associated with any planetarium admission or package):

Great Hall Gastropub & patio – classic cocktails, local brews, gourmet burgers and ‘authentically local’ entrees
The Emerald Lounge – delicious light bites, selection of local craft beers, extensive wine list and creative cocktails
Em To-Go takeaway – gourmet sandwiches, fresh fruit, house-made pastries, espresso, coffee and specialty beverages
Orso Trattoria and Terrace– fine Italian dining
Fitzhugh’s Fine Foods – snacks and beverages to-go
Oka Sushi fresh seafood sushi in an intimate setting
More on-site dining options



FALL – Jasper SkyTram

Saturdays in Sept, Fridays & Saturdays in October —

Choose from a selection of options as part of a 3-course prix-fixe menu included in our SkyTram Star Sessions package 1 km above Jasper at the upper terminal of the Jasper Skytram (includes return tram flight, meal, and telescope experience – also available without meal)




jasper_planetarium_dark_sky_dinner_pines_pyramid_lake_resortFALL/WINTER/SPRING – Pyramid Lake Resort

Fridays & Saturdays, Sept-early-April (in addition to our year-round tours at our main location)

Before heading outside to the telescopes under beautifully dark skies, enjoy a delicious multi-course meal overlooking our telescope observing location on Pyramid Lake at Pyramid Lake Resort’s The Pines restaurant for our Dark-sky Dinner & Telescope experience (Fri/Sat).

In-addition to weather-permitting live telescope views, you’ll also have the opportunity for a variety of hands-on experiences and activities, to enhance your tour. (This package DOES include both meal and dark sky telescope experience admission but NOT the planetarium dome theatre)