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Rim Rock Cafe & Oyster Bar

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2117 Whistler Rd, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B2, Canada (Hwy 99)
+1 604-932-5565
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17:45 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 17:45 - 21:00
Fri 17:45 - 21:30
Sat 17:30 - 21:30
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Toronto
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A fantastic venue away from Whistler village. Great wine selection, and fantastic menu. It is very busy, so make reservations. Service was good.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Best meals in Whistler were had here. So good! Everything was excellent. You must save room for the sticky toffee pudding.

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Olympia, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We've been going to Whistler since the late 1980s and had never been to the Rimrock Cafe. From the road, the Cafe doesn't look like much, and because it's not in the village, we just never thought to go there. However, based on the reviews on TripAdvisor, we decided to venture out and have a nice dinner there this year.... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great service, excellent choices in entrees. It was very expensive a bit overpriced. We enjoyed the atmosphere

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Slough, England, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My boyfriend and I visited here for dinner during our trip. I made a reservation online a couple of weeks before the holiday so we were guaranteed to get in. We went on a Tuesday night and the ambiance was fantastic, the restaurant was very busy. Our waiter was an absolute professional and I could not fault the service. We... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had a wonderful meal at Rimrock. Food was delicious and service very attentive. They offered to order our hotel shuttle at the end of our meal, so it was waiting when we were ready to leave. I would definitely return to this restaurant the next time we are in Whistler.

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Perth, Australia
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in a group of six and were really well looked after by our waiter. Of course the food was wonderful, as you'd expect for a restaurant so highly reviewed. We all ordered different dishes and every one came out looking better than the next. We ended up doing a full three course dinner and came out pleasantly full.

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Midland, TX
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No visit to Whistler is complete without dinner at Rim Rock Cafe. This is fine dining at its best. Oysters Rockefeller were excellent and the spinach salad with smoked duck breast was the best spinach salad I've had anywhere. Two of us had an artic char with scallops special that was truly extraordinary. My wife, who usually doesn't care for... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked dinner in this restaurant well in advance mainly because of it's #1 ranking on Tripadvisor. Perhaps because our expectations were so high, we have to say that it does deserve 5 stars and provides an excellent dining experience, but we didn't find it "ours concurs". Everything was indeed very good, including food, wine list and the staff, but... More 

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Whistler for my sons bachelor party and wanted to have one nice dinner with him and his friends while we were there. After researching several places and websites, I finally settled on the Rim Rock Cafe. SO happy i did, it was a fantastic evening of dining, wine, and dessert! The service was impeccable and made every... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$51
Cuisine
Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:45 - 21:00
Monday
17:45 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:45 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:45 - 21:00
Thursday
17:45 - 21:00
Friday
17:45 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2117 Whistler Rd, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B2, Canada
    (Hwy 99)
  • Public Transportation: Reliable and frequent local transit service will drop you conveniently at our driveway.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Whistler
  • Phone Number: +1 604-932-5565
Description
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 flavor among the six exquisite tasters. Try our Venison tenderloin, served with a porcini cream and homemade spatzle. For the seafood lover, our main course Trio is a harmony of seared Ahi, nut crusted Sablefish and grilled prawns. Complete your meal with Whistler's favorite desert.

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