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“Good for a quick snack”
Review of A&W Restaurant

A&W Restaurant
Ranked #41 of 73 Restaurants in Yellowknife
Cuisines: Fast food
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout
Florida, USA
Level Contributor
15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Good for a quick snack”
Reviewed 9 August 2012

Downtown is dead outside of business hours, so just a few people there. Took awhile to get my food. They advertised WI-FI, but it didnt work. The restaurant is in the Yellowknife Inn building, where I was staying, so I connected to the hotel WI-FI.

Visited August 2012
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Thank metrolands
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • Indonesian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Any
English first
Vancouver
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158 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
“Not up to A & W standards”
Reviewed 6 July 2012

It has the same menu and pricing as southern franchises but this one skimps a bit on amenities and cleanliness. It is a bit of a hangout for lower income individuals and teen youth. It reminds me of a late night donut shop in east Vancouver.

Visited July 2012
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Yellowknife, Canada
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73 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Out of Root Beer & Onion Rings”
Reviewed 6 June 2012

Sadly disappointed with my family today - stopped by the A&W, for what we expected to be a standard brand name lunch. However, we could not order what we wanted, they were out of root beer (wait... it's that the reason A&W exists???) and they had no onion rings. The burgers were ok, but we have natives staring at us while we ate, very uncomfortable. Likely will never be back, short of pure desperation or intense craving.

Visited June 2012
Helpful?
Thank Gordupnorth
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Yellowknife, Canada
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Their burgers are ok”
Reviewed 2 May 2012

I had the Grandma burger, but the burger was cooked a touch too long.

Visited May 2012
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Thank hot_babeinnwt
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calgary
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62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“good food”
Reviewed 13 April 2012

this place was clean and fast service but not open on sundays. not used to that but thats okay, we ate here for a breakfast and it was hot and fast service.

Visited March 2012
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Thank sandy17Calgary
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