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Killer Whale Cafe

Boardwalk, Telegraph Cove, Telegraph Cove, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (32 reviews)
“bbq ribs” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Boardwalk, Telegraph Cove, Telegraph Cove, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We've been celebrating Mother's Day at the Killer Whale Cafe since it opened. We're locals living about 30 minutes away but every year we head out to Telegraph Cove for the Mother's Day brunch. Definitely the only day of the year that I have eggs...More

Thank orcaland
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It happened to be salmon night -- best ever!! Great food (my friend's dinner was great, too -- she had steak), with large portions. Waitstaff was friendly and eager to make our meal a great experience. Had a great glass of Pinot Gris from Italy,...More

Thank fourhardts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely dinner at this restaurant during our stay at Telegraph Cove. Great friendly servers. Main seafood choices were cooked to perfection and fresh veggies were delicious. Menu offers several other choices besides fish and seafood so it was difficult to decide what to...More

Thank agchristie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a vast menu but good array of seafood standards. Our two mains were well-prepared. Salad veggies and cooked veggies were fresh and didn't appear to be "frozen and from a package" and the overall experience was sort of like an Earls or Moxies. Service...More

Thank jhsheep
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mediocre seafood is something I would expect from a random pub in downtown Toronto. It is absolutely unacceptable in North Vancouver island, where you are literally surrounded by fresh seafood straight out of the ocean. The fisherman's platter was a huge disappointment. The fish was...More

Thank jenapotamus
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Great Chowder to warm up to after a chilly day in the water. Hubby had fish and chips that were tasty as well.

Thank Eskape96
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We've eaten at the Killer Whale Cafe a few times now and never been disappointed. This past visit we made sure we were there for their salmon barbecue night. It is amazing.

Thank Kathrynoflangley
Reviewed 25 October 2016

i was surprised about how good the food was there. It was so good that we returned 3 times during our stay...Try the greek wrap and an icecold kokanee, it is heaven!

Thank Chansonnier13
Reviewed 23 October 2016

As the evening weather was warm, we sat outside on the porch watching the activities in the small harbour. The menu was fairly limited, but had good choices and there was a good selection of beers. We had the salmon and halibut fillets with the...More

1  Thank Kitwe50
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Nice homely restaurant serving great salmon. Right in the heart of telegraph cove ì, not a loto of choice but this is worth a visit for dinner or lunch.

Thank Peppe G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boardwalk, Telegraph Cove, Telegraph Cove, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Telegraph Cove
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Telegraph Cove Resort
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