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Wildcat Cafe

3904 Wiley Rd, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2N6, Canada
+1 867-873-4004
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bison burger” (20 reviews)
“roti” (3 reviews)
“fries” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
3904 Wiley Rd, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2N6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The Wildcat Cafe generally offers a contract to the lowest bidder to provide the food service every two years. With the current contractor I thought the food would be good and it wasn't. Three of us went and the food was "okay". You really hope...More

Thank Ykcat1
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

One of the originals in Yellowknife. Great food and a view of backbay. Not open in the winter ? Log cabin, pole roof

1  Thank Oakville89
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I ate dinner here with a group of colleagues. The weather was good, so we sat outside and had a beautiful view. This is a rustic log building with equally rustic campsite tables. But the food is fantastic. I had the bison stew with bannock--could...More

1  Thank Julius D
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Friendly atmosphere, great hot coffee and delicious meals,great place to meet new friends, and enjoy the old part of Yellowknife

1  Thank dsnewson
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

This place got caught serving Frozen Perch from Kazakhstan as Great Slave Lake Pickerel ($33). That tells you pretty much everything you need to know.... you can look up the article yourself, it made the CBC News.

2  Thank Tyler D
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This was a cafe at one time, but has long been closed. Now, it is simply a historical site, see the attached plaque.

1  Thank rnathan
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The Cafe is in a really nice, really old building. We went there for lunch and it was good food. We ate a buffalo wrap and it was delicious. The staff was friendly and helpful, even when we ordered all the meals with special wishes.

2  Thank Nicoleri
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I came here for a late lunch and it was quite busy with a group tour just coming in shortly after us. The waiter was friendly, answered our questions, and took our order. Our food came in a timely manner. I had the bison burger,...More

3  Thank Smaku
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was our first meal in Yellowknife. We went for the historic location. Service good, food average. Nice atmosphere.

1  Thank Wendy E
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Good food and cold beer and not too bad of prices for this far out of the way place. It's small so we shared a table which we enjoy as it gives you a chance to meet other people. Not as rustic on the inside...More

4  Thank Eric G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3904 Wiley Rd, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2N6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Northwest Territories  >  Yellowknife
  • Phone Number: +1 867-873-4004
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