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108 Mackenzie Rd, Inuvik, Northwest Territories X0E 0T0, Canada
+1 867-777-2727
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14:00 - 00:00
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Sun 14:00 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Essentially a takeaway with a few tables and chairs. Mostly pizza but a few extras like limited Chinese and steak. It is however open late and on Sunday, which is when I called. I ate a pizza inside. Tasty enough, nothing special.

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Thank TormodMM
Vancouver, Canada
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72 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

A quick stop for supper after a long day on the Dempster. It's standard grill food, we enjoyed the burger and grilled cheese after a few days of dehydrated meals :) Wouldn't mind trying the pizzas next time.

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Thank Lucyinsky
Seattle, Washington
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Our B&B host recommended this place for take out. We ordered pizza surprisingly good. The library is nearby and has free wifi.

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Thank denise886
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada
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101 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

There is a big menu. Not many vegetarian options so I make up my own Chinese combo. It's hit and miss. Sometimes it's good. Sometimes it's not.

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Thank Tracey W
Iqaluit, Canada
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Positives: great hours - open until midnight daily, very friendly staff, conveniently located down-town, Negatives: Expensive; the portions are reasonable but not for the price. Use pre-packaged burger patties -- for a place that advertises themselves as known for their Dempster burger, I would have thought they'd make their own patties (especially since the picture in the menu is a... More 

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Thank Heather P
Calgary, Canada
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

The staff was very friendly, the pizza awesome and the prices reasonable for the location! The chicken wings seem small (as do other chicken wings in Inuvik restaurants) but the quantity is much more than what was given at another restaurant! :) In relation to other downtown services in Inuvik, NT, the restaurant decor is average. The back room is... More 

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Thank CarbonWave
Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016

Back Room is Cool, Food is way over priced. I had a burger and fries, frozen patty, nothing special. Burgers are way better at the Arena Complex, Homemade at least. Staff was friendly.

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Thank Dennis S
Inuvik, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

Personally, my favourite place in Inuvik to eat....Always greeted with a friendly hello and smile, Orders taken promptly and food is always mmm good....Also the backroom is a nice place to chill with friends....I Highly Recommended it. ...Dave Ward :)

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Thank LilStewie66
Zurich, Switzerland
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221 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

We visited this restaurant for dinner. It was the only option open at this time. Besides us there was only one other guest visiting. The ambience was a bit gloomy. The staff was friendly. The pizza we had was good.

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Thank pika_candid_reviews
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

We didn't have a good time at this place. We found the staff to be quite rude, and the food wasn't memorable either. One thing I do remember was it being quite pricey for the quality.

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Thank Sandy W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Chinese, American, Pizza, Fast food, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Mackenzie Rd, Inuvik, Northwest Territories X0E 0T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Northwest Territories  >  Inuvik
  • Phone Number: +1 867-777-2727

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?