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Rim Rock Cafe & Oyster Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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15
1ST COURSE‏
soup of the day
chef's preparation
caesar salad
roasted garlic‏ croutons & shaved parmesan cheese
mushroom salad
delicate greens, sesame vinaigrette & shoestring potatoes
smoked salmon
potato rosti & chive creme fraiche
mussels
chefs daily preparation
heirloom tomato salad
greens , asparagus, olives, feta, red onion, olive oil vinaigrette
price +2
seafood antipasto for one
chef's selection‏ of a variety of chilled, smoked & marinated seafood
4 oysters
raw
champagne mignonette
rasputin raw
vodka, crème fraiche & roe
2ND COURSE
a la carte 19
blue cheese iceberg salad
crisp pancetta, herb buttermilk dressing
chevre baked in filo
pistachio goat cheese baklava, fig puree, rosemary honey
terrine of duck confit, foie gras
prosciutto, cranberry relish
beef tenderloin tartar
extra virgin olive oil, dijon mustard, toast point, arugula
monterey calamari
pan sauteed, hummus, extra virgin olive oil
tuna poke & seared ahi tuna tataki
savoury sesame miso tuille
item +3
pork belly & scallop
ancho chili sauce, pickled shallots, cilantro oil
item +3
dungeness crab & salmon cakes
buttermilk ranch dressing
item +10
foie gras
pan seared,‏ toasted brioche, sour cherry cumberland sauce
3RD COURSE‏
a la carte 39
daily specials
your server will advise
vegetable risotto
mushroom risotto,‏ grilled vegetables
ahi tuna
grilled rare, spinach goma-ae, wasabi beurre blanc
item +4.00
rimrock trio
ask your server for preparations
wild b.c. salmon
lobster mashed potatoes,lemon beurre blanc
lobster, scallop & prawn
lemon beurre blanc, shoestring potatoes
duck confit
pumpkin gnocchi, fall mushrooms, bacon demi glaze
item +4.00
filet mignon
6 oz filet w/ choice of peppercorn sauce, herb butter or gorgonzola butter
venison medallion
house made spatzle, red wine demi glaze, porcini cream sauce
About
In its 23rd year, the Rimrock Café has delighted diners with its innovative, fresh cuisine and emphasis on the finest fish and game, artfully prepared with inventiveness and flair. The restaurant is consistently recognized as a local’s favorite for atmosphere, service and a sublime eating experience. Behind the large glass window of our lit cellar, all manner of wines from the glamorous and recognizable to the intriguing and new seem to hum seductively. Two fireplaces cast an ambient glow over the chatter and energy of our rustic dining room. In summer, enjoy your meal on a sunny patio. The seafood antipasto for two is the perfect start to your meal. Stunning presentation meets succulent, vibrant
PRICE RANGE
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Canadian
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Rim Rock is a beautiful restaurant whose owners are clearly very proud of what they have achieved over the past 20+ years they have run it. The attention to detail is obvious from the moment you walk in the door and are met by...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this restaurant!! It never disappoints. We have been going here at least annually for 15 years. We have sent friends and recommend it to travellers and everyone is always happy. The menu is diverse and the food is. excellent. If you inform them...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sherry K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently celebrated a birthday at the Rimrock and it was as usual a great dining experience. The only request would be to bring back Death by Chocolate for desert

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank davidB1194IX
Reviewed 1 week ago

I take a trip out to BC every 3 years or so, and ALWAYS have dinner with friends who live there at the Rim Rock. Friends come from Vancouver, not for me, but for the delicious dishes they prepare. If you like martinis, have the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Croushay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m embarrassed to try to count how many times I have dined at the Rimrock but over 17 or so trips from the UK to Whistler we have been there for many, lovely tastebud-tingling dinners. Rim Rock has longevity, and that does not involve a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Cowap1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the scallops and rack of lamb. Incredible. I’ve been to this place many times and it continuously reaffirms itself as the best restaurant near whistler. Of course it is a little bit expensive but you get what you pay for.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 935angus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

love the food. The lobster mashed potatoes are fun and tasty. Great seafood options and lovely portions. We came last year and booked twice this year and have not been disappointed. FYI we had dinner at 6.30pm and we found the restaurant cold even though...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank wzvk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This remains an absolute classic, consistently producing high quality food together with a very interesting wine list. The quality of the food is only surpassed by the knowledge, charm and old world style of the wait staff. A great night which always begins with one...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank davidfleming457
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was probably the best food we had in whistler and service was good but our experience was spoilt somewhat by two large groups. One all male group had clearly had too much red wine and the very loud laughing at their own jokes... As...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JJCoxNottingham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our experience here. Execution of menu was top notch. Seafood Antipastowas the best item we had, but everything was top quality. Put Rim Rock on your list when visiting Whistler!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank keywestmichellis
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15-20C$ each way
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You can just go in and delete the review. It's pretty simple really. Easier from a computer though
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