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“Definitely worth Checking out for an amazing Apres Oyster Happy Hour!”
Review of Bearfoot Bistro

Bearfoot Bistro
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Ranked #46 of 190 Restaurants in Whistler
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$51 - US$51
Cuisines: French, International
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Whistler Way
Transit: Whistler Village
Description: Every night is a celebration! Begin at the Champagne Bar, your crystal flute awaits chilling in a frozen ice rail set in a pewter bar. Founder André Saint-Jacques is the convivial master of ceremonies who presides over the lively ambience of this award-winning dining room, Best Whistler Restaurant in 2009 and the only Whistler restaurant to receive a coveted three-star rating from the anonymously conducted Where to Eat in Canada guide for 2010/2011. Andre’s passion for wine is clear as you descend and tour the Bearfoot’s extravagant underground wine cellar. However, its executive chef Melissa Craig’s Modern Canadian cuisine that will leave you dazzled. In 2008, Melissa was crowned “Canada’s Best Chef” at the Canadian Culinary Championships. Her passion leads her to the freshest local and finest international ingredients to create an unforgettable experience.
Whistler, Canada
Level 4 Contributor
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“Definitely worth Checking out for an amazing Apres Oyster Happy Hour!”
Reviewed 23 May 2014

Great place to go to for the oyster happy hour which is 5-7pm M-F and 3-6pm Sat/Sun, at $9.95 a dozen its one deal that really cannot be beat. They also are doing a great spring special right now that is a pretty awesome deal for a great tasting menu. I would highly recommend checking this place out. They also have a vodka tasting room, which is a bit pricy but if you are going for a special occasion it is definitely something you should check out once. Their staff is quite friendly and they have a great Sommelier.

I would say though the cocktails while pretty good are a bit pricy for what you get, but maybe that is just because I am from Chicago and use to really awesome drinks in the $15-20 range that have some amazing molecular gastronomy going on.

Overall for the oyster happy hour you cant beat it, be careful on how many drinks you have though because your bill can get pretty pricy. As for coming her for something special, I would definitely do the Vodka room as a end of night event which is very cool and something you wont forget.

  • Visited May 2014
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Cork, Ireland
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“Vodka Ice Room”
Reviewed 20 May 2014 via mobile

After a recommendation by a friend we ventured to the vodka ice room, met Scott & he made the experience more enjoyable!! Twas freezing, as expected but made the tour more enjoyable & real...vodka is at its best at this tempt....Thanks a million

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New York
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“Good basic food”
Reviewed 30 April 2014

not fine dining but definitely a pleasant place with very nice food and decent wines
went with a group so we had an opportunity to taste many items-rice balls a standout-would go back

Visited April 2014
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London
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“Best meal and great value”
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Spring menu is $37 for an excellent all rounded five course meal.

Food was creative, delicious and well thought out. The pairing of every single piece on the dish was excellently matched with each other and the textures worked so well! A symphony in our mouths! A highly impressive meal that we thought was the best we had during out stay, amongst sidecut, rim rock, araxi and creekbread.

Service was very good overall.

  • Visited April 2014
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“Wonderful meal”
Reviewed 29 April 2014 via mobile

My girlfriend brought me here for a special night out and I couldn't have been happier! The food that I ate was some of the best food that I've ever eaten! We got the 5-courses at their special rate and because of this we were able to branch out and get the nitro ice cream to finish with as well as go and experience the vodka ice room - both if which were epic!
I couldn't recommend this place more if I tried. The food was great, the atmosphere was great and the staff were great too - very friendly and knowledgable. Dine here if you get the chance.

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