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Alta Bistro

Unit 104 | 4319 Main Street, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-932-2582
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“elk tartare” (15 reviews)
“pork belly” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Unit 104 | 4319 Main Street, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place for a family dinner. Its very quiet so expect not much local vibe. The menu selection is good. The food quality is good and the service was very good and the staff is very friendly. Fast service Price is within the range in...More

Thank Luis H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our favorite restaurant in Whistler! A very creative menu, great wine list and superb cocktails. This is always one of our first dinners when we get to Whistler and it never disappoints. It is fine dining in a very comfortable and friendly environment.

Thank bbtravelin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of dining here with friends and it was up there with the best of fine dining experience. The atmosphere was warm and welcoming. The service really friendly and helpful. We had oysters; soup; elk; duck tartar; tuna and cheese board to...More

Thank tysontrip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner experience here does not disappoint. Service is excellent, atmosphere is great too. Local seafood & game menu options, excellent cocktails..

Thank S8257MSlauraz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always enjoy trying new things, but not necessarily in the context of not knowing what to expect next. The choices are well done and well presented. Service was excellent. An overall top notch dining experience without being pretentious.

Thank Wendell G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, great wine and decent value considering the quality for top dishes with excellent produce. Elk, tuna and blood orange sorbet stand out dishes of those tried in group. Great wine list. Book!

Thank Stocksnbonds
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I have mixed emotions about this restaurant. First of all, service is fabulous and quality of food as well. Some of the appetizers and entrees we ordered were spot on such as the charcuterie board, elk entree and bread. However, we found other selections such...More

Thank kathy1966
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We had a very friendly greeting when we arrived at the restaurant and were shown to our table. Although there were a few interesting things on the menu we found it a little restricting and they could have done with having a few more specials...More

Thank Peedee1955
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We went recommended by our hotel and didn't know what to expect. The duck appetizer was excellent, also the elk. My husband ordered pork and it was too fatty, but tge apologized and brought him an outstanding elk. Overall a very good meal and service

Thank Beliza B
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This is a well organized bistro offering a delicious variety of food sourced relatively close. Our server was Andrea, who was well versed on menu items, wine offerings, and was overall delightful. We had the absolutely best raw oysters ever, presented over cold stones, complimented...More

Thank DavidNancyJessica
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mellykayi
27 December 2016|
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Response from Eric G | Property representative |
Casual.
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Milo1967
24 November 2016|
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Response from Eric G | Property representative |
Hello, Unfortunately, we are sold out for NYE 16. Please call the restaurant and we can offer a spot on the wait list. 604-932-2582. Kind regards, Eric
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Carol G
1 June 2016|
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Response from Eric G | Property representative |
Thanks Larry. Carol, that is correct. We open for dinner only at 5:30pm, more or less everyday depending on season (high or low). Please call us or check our website for reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$36
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 104 | 4319 Main Street, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Whistler
  • Phone Number: +1 604-932-2582
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Description
Locally inspired cuisine set in a casual bistro atmosphere. Chef Nicholas Cassettari combines his classic training, top tier experience, and world travels with the best of B.C.'S bounty to create the fine flavours at Alta Bistro. Service is casual and prompt in the dining room and bar. The wine list is French focused, with the best of B.C. As well as international selections (many by the glass) with Enomatic machines dispensing fine and eclectic selections to pair with Alta's cuisine. Mixologists behind our bar craft some of Whistler's finest cocktails. The cozy bistro atmosphere is lively and welcoming. Reservations are a must.
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