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Wheelhouse Restaurant

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2237 2nd Ave Unit 170 | Waterfront Station, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 0K7, Canada
+1 867-456-2982
17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 21:00
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Whitehorse, Canada
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Nice location and it would be a great view if it were summer. Cocktails and Appy's 6:30 to 7:30 then Supper...... oh yah no 9:40 before the food arrived. The service for wine and drinks was great lots of sales for them. I had the strip-loin with veggies, tasted pretty good except the veggies had been sitting out long enough... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

A group of ten of us had an amazing time last weekend thanks to Siera and her amazing colleagues! Not only were the flavours, variety and ambiance absolutely perfect for girls night but the service was impeccable. Sierra and her colleagues catered to every single one of our needs, including adding edible gold flakes to our shots when they heard... More 

1 Thank sarah_mt_kelly
Ottawa, Canada
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Claims to offer fare similar to what was served on the riverboats. I'm not sure if that's true, but we did have some interesting combinations. Good good, good service, nice view.

1 Thank Charliethetraveller1
Whitehorse, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

This was our second time at this restaurant. First time wasn't great but always give them a second chance. We waited 20 minutes before we ordered a drink and that was after asking the busgirl to send the waitress over. They ran out of 4 different types of beer. Apparently they only stock 6 of anything. Blamed other tables for... More 

2 Thank Linda H
Forster, Australia
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

My husband and I found this restaurant while on holidays from Australia. The prices are slightly high but we had a really nice dinner, good service in pleasant surrounds. The Strip sirloin was beautifully cooked as was the seafood linguine. We had a great bottle of white wine. It made up for the absence of the Aurora Borealis which we... More 

1 Thank Lyn K
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This is a restaurant with a great atmosphere: smart without being pretentious and friendly but also very professional. Delicious food and a menu with variety. Strongly recommended.

1 Thank Dan G
Whitehorse, Canada
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We had a lovely dinner here the other week. The service was top-notch but the food was average. We had scallops to start, which were ok and then we both had steaks, which although tasty and tender considering the grizzle, were not in alignment with the pricing. We should have brought up the how the steak was grizzly and seemed... More 

1 Thank katjea
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

The wheelhouse never fails to deliver outstanding service and a delicious menu. Although it features a slightly higher price point, it's worth every cent. It's decor is involved enough to give you something new to look at every time you're there, but not so involved that it's tacky. Highly recommend!

1 Thank dustkittie
Clarkdale, Arizona
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110 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our meals here in a nice setting. We walked down a nice pathway along the river from the visitor center. We enjoyed the Arctic Char, with a nice dish of veggies. We also enjoyed a tasty seafood pasta dish. Great host, friendly welcome and a good job by all of the staff. We shared a bourbon chocolate torte... More 

2 Thank Jim E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

We had the pleasure of dining here on our way back from an adventure in Atlin B.C and were happy to drop in on Jazz Wednesday. Wonderful live music really complimented the fine meal and created great ambiance. I had the rack of lamb that was delicious and Lemon meringue cheese cake for desert(yum). We all finished the meal with... More 

2 Thank Mike B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2237 2nd Ave Unit 170 | Waterfront Station, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 0K7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Whitehorse
  • Phone Number: +1 867-456-2982
Dining at The Wheelhouse Restaurant can be best described as "Yukon Casual." Our Sternwheeler themed dining room with 1930's era decor, and large windows offering an abundance of natural light and views of the Yukon River provide a warm and inviting ambiance.The 40 seat garden deck is a
popular addition. Open for dinner only, The Wheelhouse has a well established reputation for it's creative Canadian cuisine, and friendly,efficient service.

The Wheelhouse Restaurant is the perfect place to host a corporate event, to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries or any special occasion . We are also available for private parties and functions.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?