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Crystal Hut

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Cafe, Canadian
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4545 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-938-7527
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Bristol, England
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95 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a waffle hut in winter, and its interesting to see the photos on here with all the snow around and it rammed with people! We went on the ATV Tour with Canadian Wilderness Adventures and climbed up the mountain on the ATV. Had an AMAZING meal of Salmon, potatoes and asparagus whilst we were sung to (requests were... More 

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Rum Point, Grand Cayman
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

After skiing by this cabin one day and smelling the scrumptious waffles, I convinced my husband to go there the following day. The views were spectacular and the waffles are fantastic. My husband had a soup and sandwich and regretted not ordering the waffles as well! From the time you order to the time you are eating is only about... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Canadian Wilderness Adventures do a fantastic tour by ATV or Jeep up Blackcomb to the Crystal Hut for dinner. The ATV riding is easy but great fun, and the food accompanied by live music is lovely. Expect to see wildlife and amazing views.

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Bristol
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and I got up early and skied here for breakfast on clear sunny morning and it was great. The view was fantastic and the staff were enthusiastic, the waffles were pretty good but the highlight for me was the hot chocolate!

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Thank JezGreen
Wollongong, Australia
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Have had the pleasure of eating in this glorious hut once before and this time was no different - quaint, scenic and totally satisfying for all your senses - a must do on Blackcomb Mountain.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great waffles, but so very popular. We went at 2pm hoping to miss the lunch time rush. No luck. Dont go if starving! Be prepared to wait.

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Melbourne, Australia
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

A must whilst skiing on Blackcomb. We visited a number of times. The hot chocolates and waffles are amazing but you definitely need to share, they are very filling. The kids loved the whipped cream on the chocolate and waffles. We also enjoyed the corn chowder and Gruyere cheese bread. Don't miss out on this place!

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Issaquah, Washington
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

It took a bit of skiing to get there, but the waffle worth the trip. The view was just amazing. Be prepared to sit on the outside as this is literally a hut. Limited inside seating.

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Wisconsin
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108 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

We highly recommend visiting the Crystal Hut on Blackcomb for waffles. I am sure the other foods they offer are great as well, but the waffles are a must have! They are topped with a fruit compote, chocolate drizzle, whipped cream and maple syrup! They are filling, but you will find yourself wanting to eat every last bite! The Crystal... More 

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

You have to take a trip out to this place for a waffle! Oh my Just gorgeous We ordered one loaded waffle each, but one would have been enough to share One with banana One with bacon Just awesome

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$21
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4545 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Whistler
  • Phone Number: +1 604-938-7527
Description
A cozy log cabin on Crystal Ridge famous for its all-day Belgian waffles made before your eyes and wood-oven baked lunch specialties. Located at the top of Crystal Chair on Blackcomb Mountain.

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