Restaurants & Dining Guide

Whistler Dining and Restaurant Guide

Whistler satisfies all appetites with plenty of places to eat for breakfast, lunch, après and dinner. Experience fresh food in mountainside venues with amazing views and with price ranges to suit every visitor. Award-winning restaurants and chefs offer appetizing fare from different ethnicities and regions, with many featuring organic and locally sourced ingredients. Time your visit for a culinary event like Indulge in Whistler to see Whistler's food scene in full swing and reduced prices.


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Price Guidelines:

$ Inexpensive $$ Moderate $$$ Fine Dining

$$ 21 Steps

21 Steps provides stunning 2nd floor views of Whistler Village. Our Kitchen creates updated comfort food that are both big in portions and flavours for great value. Our extensive small plate menu offers items that the locals crave.

(604) 966-2121

$$ Amsterdam Café and Pub

Pub fare cuisine in the heart of the Village. A quaint outdoor patio with overhead umbrellas and a European flavour.

(604) 932-8334

$$$ Araxi

Araxi's contemporary regional cuisine is crafted from the finest and freshest local ingredients; the internationally awarded wine list is deep and global, and the artful decor provides an elegant and relaxed atmosphere in the heart of the village.

(604) 932-4540

$ Avalanche Pizza

Pizza made fresh daily with organic dough, offering pick up, delivery, whole pizza and pizza by the slice. Call for more information on catering for large groups and events.

(604) 932-3131

$$$ Bearfoot Bistro

This French bistro-style champagne bar is Whistler's most sophisticated eatery designed for those who enjoy a dining experience. It serves Dom Pérignon by the glass! Features live jazz music on most weekends. Barefoot Bistro is part of Whistler Tasting Tours.

(604) 932-3433

$$ Black's Restaurant

Your adventure in Whistler starts and finishes at Black's Restaurant. Serving breakfast, lunch, après and dinner, they offer excellent food, genuine local colour and exceptional value. Located at the base of both Village gondolas.

(604) 932-6408

$$ Buffalo Bills Bar & Grill

Buffalo Bills Bar & Grill has a huge dance floor, a comfortable fireplace area, lots of seating and plenty of TVs to catch the game. Settle down for some good old munchie food with the full pub menu served until 10 PM.

(604) 932-6613

$$ Cinnamon Bear Bar & Grille

Specializing in contemporary Pacific Northwest cuisine, this family friendly restaurant combines warm service with great value. Each dish is crafted by the freshest local ingredients. Children 12 years and under eat for half price while those 6 years and under eat free!

(604) 966-5060

$$ Citta's

Citta is in the heart of the Village with one of the best outdoor patio spaces in Whistler - people watch from four different walkways. Enjoy fresh West Coast pub fare on the patio, in the bar or in the dining room.

(604) 932-4177

$The Crystal Lounge

Located inside the Crystal Lodge, this cozy lounge is ideal for relaxing after a day on the mountain. Be sure to ask about the wing specials.

(604) 938-1031

$$ Dubh Linn Gate

Serving traditional Irish pub fare such as Fish and Chips and Steak & Guinness Pie and more contemporary plates like BC Salmon Salad, there is something for everyone. Kids are welcome. Open from 8-12 for breakfast, lunch and dinner menu starts at 11am. Located beside the Excalibur in the Pan Pacific Mountainside.

(604) 905-4047

$$ Earls Restaurant and Bar

A popular chain restaurant with a menu that appeals to the entire family in a casual, yet upscale atmosphere.

(604) 935-3222

$ Fat Tony's Pizza

Eat in, take out or get delivery - Fat Tony's dishes up fresh pizza fast. Try the famous beef and blue cheese pizza - it's a Whistler tradition. Two locations in the Village mean a slice of pizza is never far away.

(604) 905-0900 Village Green or (604) 962-7743 Sundial Crescent

$$ FireRock Lounge

Serving hearty snacks and tapas, the FireRock is an ideal place to celebrate a bluebird day on the slopes or hole in one on the greens. Located inside the Westin Resort & Spa. FireRock Lounge is part of Whistler Tasting Tours.

(604) 935-4345

$$Garibaldi Lift Company Bar & Grill

Located at the base of the Whistler Gondola, the GLC is the first stop for food after a day up the mountain. Serving satisfying pub fare with an international flavour and perfect sharing plates such as nachoes and waffle fries.

(604) 905-2220

$ Gone Village Eatery

The best place to grab some soup to go on a cold day. Serving up delicious home-made soups. Gone Village Eatery always have vegetarian choices, yummy snacks, sandwiches, fresh coffee and coffee drinks and a warm smile to start your day.

(604) 938-1957

$ Grassroots Pizza

Serving everything from slices of fresh pizza to soups, salads, paninis and more. Featuring 100% homemade pizza with organic dough and fresh ingredients. Eat in or take out with delivery available.

(604) 962-7700

$$$ Grill & Vine

Located inside the Westin Hotel, the Grill & Vine offers North American style cuisine including traditional favorites with a modern twist.

(604) 935-4338

$ Harajuku Izakaya

The only Izakaya restaurant in Whistler, Harajuku offers Japanese-style tapas as well as sushi, ramen and donburi. Open for lunch and dinner everyday.

(604) 962-7222

$ Hot Buns Bakery

A cozy cafe located in the heart of Whistler Village.  Famous for cinnamon buns and offering freshly baked goods, like croissant, muffins, and danishes. Also serving crepes with savoury and sweet options and paninis, made fresh everyday, and served piping hot.

(604) 932-6883

$$$ Il Caminetto di Umberto

One of Whistler's original fine dining establishments, this Umberto Menghi's establishment combines regional Italian cooking with a fantastic wine list.

(604) 932-4442

$$ Ka-ze Sushi

Ka-Ze Sushi is an intimate dining experience with seating for 56 guests. In addition to a delicious sushi menu, they offer unique Japanese culinary delights such as exotic Tai and Blue Fin Tuna direct from Japan twice weekly and Matsusaka Beef.

(604) 938-4565

$$$ The Keg Steakhouse

Serving steaks grilled to perfection, chicken, ribs, and seafood. The Keg is a popular choice for large groups. Call to make a reservation or reserve online.

(604) 932-5151

$$ Kypriaki Norte

A Mediterranean restaurant that is known for its fabulous roast lamb. Kypriaki Norte is part of Whistler Tasting Tours.

(604) 932-0600

$$ La Bocca

Located right in the heart of Whistler Village, La Bocca offers a down to earth and friendly atmosphere for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

(604) 932-2112

$$ La Brasserie

Often packed with Whistler locals and celebrities, this eatery is located in the hub of Whistler Village and is known for its colourful atmosphere and artistic decor. Serving comfort food, bistro style with a great selection of beers on tap.

(604) 932-3569

$The Lift Coffee Company

Serving coffee, hot and cold beverages, baked goods, breakfast and lunch. Located just near the base of Whistler Gondola - the perfect place to fuel up for a day on the mountains.

(604) 905-6621

$$ Longhorn Saloon & Grill

Longhorn's is the most noticeable apres mountain establishment in Whistler located right between the Blackcomb and Whistler Gondolas in the Village. Longhorn's is always serving up hearty pub fare - cool drinks, plates of nachos and chicken wings in a vibrant atmosphere.

(604) 932-5999

$$ The Mix by Ric’s

Innovative, cozy and fresh is the best way to describe the funkiest bistro on the village stroll. Enjoy west coast inspired tapas on their heated patio or taste an award winning cocktail at the honey onyx lit-up bar. Meals served from 8 AM to 1 AM daily. The Mix by Ric's is part of Whistler Tasting Tours

(604) 932-6499

$$ The Mexican Corner

Located at the base of Whistler Mountain off Skier's Plaza, The Mexican Corner is operated by experienced Mexican Chefs and Staff. Serving authentic cuisine including brunch, entradas street food and cold beverages.

(604) 962-4450

$ Mogul's Coffee House

Coffee, wraps and baked goods prepared fresh daily. Swing by for fast friendly service at Whistler's favorite coffee house! Hang out on the sunny central patio, a locals favorite.

(604) 932-4845

$$ Mongolie Grill

Choose from a large selection of meats, vegetables, and noodles and the chefs will theatrically grill your creation before your eyes.

(604) 938-9416

$ Misty Mountain Pizza

Pizza made using the freshest, most delicious ingredients. Pizza is available in large (14"), x-large (18") or in-store by the slice. Also serving pasta, sides like garlic bread and salad and a range of dessert items.

(604) 932-2825

$ The Old Spaghetti Factory

Whistler's best dining value as all meals include sourdough bread, soup or salad, beverage, and spumoni ice cream. A great spot to take small children and no reservations are required.

(604) 938-1081

$$ Palmer’s Gallery Bar & Grill

Located at the Whistler Golf Club, Palmer’s has a sensational 100-seat patio overlooking the 18th green, complete with an outdoor bar and BBQ. Grab a snack before your round or linger with friends over a casual breakfast, lunch or dinner.

(604) 932-3280

$$ Ric's Grill

Ric's Grill features fresh seafood, delicious steaks, and mouth-watering pastas.

(604) 932-7427

$ Subway

Serving sandwiches made to order. Choose your own sandwich toppings for a fast, filling meal.

(604) 932-3244

$ Sushi to Go

Conventiently located in the Whistler Visitor Centre, Sushi to Go offers fresh sushi for quick and easy take out meals. The perfect food to fuel you for a Whistler adventure or sustain you on your bus ride home.

(604) 905-1201

$$ Sushi Village

A Whistler tradition since 1985 for sushi and a wide variety of traditional Japanese dishes. Featuring private Tatami rooms which may be booked in advance for parties of 6 or more.

(604) 932-3330

$$ Tapley's Neighbourhood Pub

Established in 1981, Tapley's is one of Whistler's original watering holes. You'll find locals relaxing, watching a hockey game or dining on a hearty pub meal. Menu is also available for take-out.

(604) 932-4011

$$$Teppan Village

Teppan Village offers an excellent array of traditional Japanese fare. Their highly trained Teppan chefs prepare authentic Japanese meals right in front of your very eyes.

(604) 932-2223

$$ Thai in the Village

Serving noodles, tapas and grilled food with an Asian flair. Take away and delivery available.

(604) 935-8828

$$$ Trattoria di Umberto

Traditional Tuscan Trattoria that serves up a variety of Italian dishes of which the pastas are the favorites. A fine Italian wine will compliment any dish.

(604) 932-5858

$ Three Below Restaurant and Lounge

Serving satisfying West Coast food in a cozy lounge environment. Located close to the cinemas, Three Below is the ideal location for a pre-movie meal.

(604) 962-0601

$Zogs Dogs

Located just off Skier's Plaza, this casual eatery specialises in high energy food including beavertails, hot dogs and poutine, made fresh in front of you.

(604) 938-6644

Price Guidelines:

$ Inexpensive $$ Moderate $$$ Fine Dining

$$$ Alta Bistro

The Alta Bistro menu features produce from the Pemberton and Fraser Valleys, organic meats from farms and ranches in BC, and local seafood. The chocolate, coffee, spices, and tea are fair-trade, organic, or sustainable. Our wines are from the finest suppliers and wineries in BC and around the world and they are all organic, biodynamic or sustainable.

(604) 932-2582

$$ BG Urban Café

A premium café offering breakfast, lunch and dinner with an outstanding menu of desserts, coffees, savory items, sandwiches, salad & grill items.

(604) 905-5090

$$ Brewhouse

Enjoy a wood-fired pizza or rotisserie chicken while you warm by the fireplace and sip fresh brews such as the famous 'Lifty Lager'. Great patio on sunny days. Brewhouse is part of Whistler Tasting Tours.

(604) 905-2717

$$ Caramba

A casual dining experience, Caramba features a varied menu including wood-oven pizzas, west coast seafood and a great selection of traditional entrées.

(604) 938-1879

$$ Crêpe Montagne

European, charming and friendly, Crêpe Montagne is most popular for breakfast…but cheese fondues, swiss raclettes and meat fondue are their house specialities along with crepes & chocolate fondue. Licensed.

(604) 905-4444

$ Dups Burritos

Dups Burritos offers the most delicious Mexican food from burritos, nachos, enchiladas to taco salads. Able to prepare vegan, gluten and lactose free food.

(604) 905-0210

$$ Elements

Located in the Summit Lodge, this urban tapas parlour features locally-inspired tapas, infused martinis and boutique wines; also open for breakfast daily. Elements is part of Whistler Tasting Tours.

(604) 932-5569

$El Furniture Warehouse

Serving everything from burgers to Mexican food, this eatery is famous for the $4.95 menu.

(604) 962-8848

$$$ Hy's Steakhouse

The quintessential steakhouse with impeccable service and an excellent martini selection. Hy's Steakhouse is part of Whistler Tasting Tours.

(604) 905-5555

$ KFC

Fast food restaurant serving Canadian chicken in snacks, meals and family size catering packs.

(604) 932-6282

$ Los Sombreros

Located beside Whistler Olympic Plaza, Los Sombreros is a grill restaurant serving up fresh Mexican flavours. Sit indoors or outdoors on the patio and admire the mountain views and Village atmosphere.

(604) 962-7687

$ McDonald's

Food served fast - hamburgers, fries, salads and more. Located in Whistler's Marketplace.

(604) 932-2813

$ Mount Currie Coffee Co.

Specialty coffee house offering a great selection of breakfast, lunch and baked items that are all made in-house, freshly roasted beans and excellent coffee.

(604) 962-2288

$ Pasta Lupino

Gourmet pasta shop featuring freshly made pastas, soups, sauces and daily baked breads. Eat in or take out an easily prepared meal solution.

(604) 905-0400

$ Peaked Pies

Whistler-made fresh meat pies with the quintessential Aussie taste.

(604) 962-4115

$$$ Quattro

This establishment offers invitingly warm service, contemporary Italian cuisine and an extensive wine list. Quattro is part of Whistler Tasting Tours.

(604) 905-4844

$$ The Royal Taste of India

Quality Indian food and drink served in a delightful restaurant with a distinctive Indian flair.

(604) 932-2010

$$ Sachi Sushi

Creatively made sushi and Japanese food make Sachi Sushi a favourite with locals and visitors alike. Great prices, fresh seafood and sake.

(604) 935-5649

$ Splitz Grill

Gourmet homemade burgers, build your own with 10 different meats and over 20 different toppings. A different burger every time!

(604) 938-9300

$$ Tandoori Grill

Tandoori's original Indian cuisine has selected dishes that are most sumptious, inspired by Great Indian Emperors and perfected by Royal Chefs of by-gone aras. The authentic mode of cooking in a Tandoor Oven is adopted here.

(604) 905-4900

$$ Wild Wood Bistro & Bar

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the family friendly Wild Wood Bistro is located at the Whistler Racquet Club. Specializing in fresh, hearty food.

(604) 935-4077

Price Guidelines:

$ Inexpensive $$ Moderate $$$ Fine Dining

$$ Ciao-Thyme Bistro

Offering a deli style breakfast and lunch using fresh local ingredients and specializing in organic foods.

(604) 932-7051

$ Connection Café

Located in the Passiv Haus at the entrance to Lost Lake. Enjoy gourmet coffees and snacks before or apres-ski, or put something in your pocket to enjoy along the trail on your ski day.

(604) 905-0071

$ Dirk & Bernie

Serving espresso, breakfast and lunch including the famouns Dirk & Bernie Burger.

(604) 962-0606

$$$ Fifty Two 80 Bistro & Bar

Located at the Four Seasons, Fifty Two 80 Bistro and Bar offers a sensory seduction of local flavours where culinary sophistication meets casual cool. Live entertainment and seven nights of après including daily food and drink specials provide the perfect ending to your day of adventure on the mountain.

(604) 966-5280

$$$ The Grill Room

Serving dishes that integrate regional ingredients with seasonal influences such as Canadian AAA Prime beef, Ocean Wise seafood and organic produce grown locally. The perfect location for a night out with friends or a romantic dinner for two.

(604) 938-8000

$$Merlin's Bar & Grill

Serving hearty pub fare at the base of Blackcomb Mountain, perfect for a post activity meal with friends.

(604) 938-7700

$$ Nagomi Sushi

Located in the Le Chamois Hotel at the base of Blackcomb Mountain. Serving Japanese food including delicious sushi and sake.

(604) 962-0404

$ Portobello

A casual family restaurant featuring an open kitchen concept. Eclectic breakfast and lunch menu selections offering soups, sandwiches, a salad garden, and pizzas. Also featuring fresh coffees, lattes, hot chocolates and teas to get your day started.

(604) 938-8000

$$$ The Mallard Lounge and Terrace

Unwind by the fireside with a sensational view of Blackcomb Mountain at this Chateau Whistler lounge. Serving unique martinis, salads, sandwiches and share plates, it’s the perfect place to chill out after a day on the slopes or golf course. Try the Afternoon Tea for a truly timeless and traditional experience.

(604) 938-8000

$$$ Sidecut

Sidecut serves breakfast and lunch, but dinner is when the chefs really show off their culinary chops. Featuring Canadian prime steak – aged 40 days and cooked to perfection on an 1800-degree infrared grill. An extensive wine list offers 100-plus wines by the glass.

(604) 966-5280

$$ Milestones

Familiar food with a twist - innovative West Coast food made with fresh ingredients.

(604) 905-5422

$ Wild Wing

A unique restaurant serving more flavours of wings than you can eat in a day, along with burgers, sides, salads and other classic fare. The location at the base of Blackcomb is convenient for satisfying post-adventure hunger.

(604) 962-2800

$$$ The Wildflower

Located inside the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, The Wildflower showcases locally inspired dishes and innovative classics in a warm and casual setting. Make sure to sit on the garden patio in the summer. Open for breakfast and dinner.

(604) 938-8000

Price Guidelines:

$ Inexpensive $$ Moderate $$$ Fine Dining

$$$ Aura

Organic, sustainable, and unforgettable. Set on the quiet shores of Nita Lake, Aura blends breathtaking views with a menu inspired by fresh local produce. Aura sources from its rooftop garden as well as local farmers, foragers, ranchers and fisheries.

(604) 966-5700

$ Avalanche Pizza

Pizza made fresh daily with organic dough, offering pick up, delivery, whole pizza and pizza by the slice. Call for more information on catering for large groups and events.

(604) 962-8282

$ Boston Pizza

A family restaurant with pasta and pizza choices. Also offer home delivery.

(604) 932-7070

$$$ Cure Lounge and Patio

With its warm fireplace and expansive lakeside patio, Cure is the ideal après tonic following a day on the mountain or a stroll on the valley trail. Experience a creative drink menu that remains true to the art of cocktail.

(604) 966-5700

$$ Creekbread

Experience meals prepared with organic produce, free range chicken, and nitrate free meats. All major ingredients are made in house and cooked in a wood fired cauldron or in a hand built wood burning earthen oven.

(604) 905-6666

$$ Dusty's Bar & Grill

Offering pub food and drinks at the base of the Creekside Gondola. Try Dusty's Backside for breakfast before uploading in the morning.

(604) 905-2171

$$ Fix Café

Fix gives you the luxury of time. With its convenient range of ready-to-go food and beverage offerings, you can drop by on the fly to pick up organic, gourmet foods and coffee. A quick visit to Fix will give you the fuel you need to enjoy your action-packed Whistler getaway.

(604) 966-5700

$$$Red Door Bistro

A cozy, candlelit restaurant offering food with a bistro flair. A Creekside local's favourite, reservations are recommended as the seats fill fast. Sample the cassoulet and bouillabaisse to see why people return for dinner over and over again.

(604) 962-6262

$$$ Rim Rock Cafe & Oyster Bar

The Rimrock Cafe is consistently rated as one of Whistler's top restaurants and fine dining establishments. From fresh seafood such as salmon, seabass and oyster plates to rack of lamb and steak, the Rimrock offers fine dining in a casual yet elegant atmosphere.

(604) 932-5565

$ Roland’s Pub

A local’s favourite, Roland’s sports pub serves excellent comfort food like chicken wings, nachos, ribs, burgers and fish and chips.

(604) 932-5940

$ Samuri Sushi Creekside

Close to the Creekside and shops, enjoy Japanese cuisine for lunch or dinner. Dine in or take away with catering and large trays available by prior arrangement.

(604) 935-0055

$ Southside Diner

A mere 5 minute walk from the Creekside Gondola, the Southside Diner offers suptious breakfasts, lunches and dinners all week long in an authentic diner setting.

(604) 966-0668

$ Subway

Serving sandwiches made to order. Choose your own sandwich toppings for a fast, filling meal.

(604) 932-4044

Price Guidelines:

$ Inexpensive $$ Moderate $$$ Fine Dining

$$ Edgewater Lodge

Uniquely situated on a peninsula jutting out in to emerald hued Green Lake, with stunning views to Armchair Glacier, Wedge Mountain and Whistler & Blackcomb Mountains, the Edgewater Lodge & Restaurant's natural setting offers a true Whistler experience.

(604) 932-0688

$$ The Den Restaurant on the Lake

Located at Nicklaus North Golf Course, The Den offers Continental cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and features a patio.

(604) 938-9898

$ The Lift Coffee Company

Serving coffee, hot and cold beverages, baked goods, breakfast and lunch. Locations in Function Junction and at Nester shopping complex on Nester Road north of the village. The perfect place to fuel up for a day on the mountains.

(604) 905-6621

$$ Wild Wood Cafe

Located in Function Junction. Open for breakfast and lunch only. Free parking and fresh, hearty food.

(604) 935-4077