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US$6 - US$41
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Bar, Canadian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed September 9, 2021

The wait time for appetizers is over an hour and once the food arrived, it was really disappointing.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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samantha c, Other at The Mallard Lounge and Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear mirandaw591, Thank you for taking a moment to share your comments. We were disappointed that you felt the Mallard lounge did not meet your expectations. Our culinary and service teams take pride in providing warm, professional and engaging service to all our guests. We...More

Reviewed September 5, 2021 via mobile

Brilliant Burger and Outstanding Fish & Chips / Great atmosphere and excellent service. Highly recommended even when super busy!

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 28, 2021 via mobile

We’ve had a couple visits here this trip.. the Fairmont is a consistent visit whenever we are up in whistler. First visit we struggled to get seated and when we did (outside) we got ignored and left. Honestly, it was a super busy time, I...feel they were short staffed and given the current environment- we just moved on. Our second visit was a much better experience- it was much quieter, the servers could interact with their guests and food and drink came out quicker. Love the cocktails, food was great. I really enjoyed my green vegetable curry and the kids loved their burger and beef dip. Prices on the high side, yes, but a very enjoyable experience overallMore

Date of visit: August 2021
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samantha c, Other at The Mallard Lounge and Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2021

Dear billybob101, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We hope to welcome you back soon! Regards, Mallard Manager

Reviewed August 14, 2021 via mobile

This is a fantastic option if you want to eat indoors with your dog right next to you. The lounge is located inside the hotel and we were seated on stools at the outer perimeter of the lounge. Our dog just slept by our feet...and the staff were really nice to us and our pup. We also enjoyed the food and the fact that we managed to have a nice meal without a fence separating us from our puppy. More places should follow suit. Thank you for being so dog-friendly.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed July 8, 2021

In the evening, relax in the lounge with drink and dessert and reflect the day or plan tomorrows adventures.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed January 7, 2021

We ate there 8 days, lunch and dinners. Liked the service and comfortable chairs and area. Stacia waitress was very pleasant and good server, friendly and we liked her effort. Lisa-Marie was our server a few times, always smiling and got our drinks and food...fast and accurate, thanks. The wait was a little frustrating, some days the computer was down, person at front counter (male) was not that friendly but trying his best. Some days said 1 hr, other days 45 min but then shorter times. Food here was hot, adequate, fast, and drinks all good. I think thou more tables could be used even in distance spacing. Seemed a little disorganized when line up was every where some days. Preferred eating our meals here instead of in the Wildflower due to pricing of drinks and service. Mallard had good service. More sea food on menu, and a lunch menu and more food apes should be added.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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samantha c, Other at The Mallard Lounge and Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2021

Dear Tourist28951025169, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed dining with us in the Mallard. Your feedback is very helpful, we are always looking for ways to improve the flow of service. Hope to see you in...More

Reviewed December 4, 2020

We eat inside to stay warm. The restaurant was very busy since so many other places had closed but the service was great, the drinks cold and food was yummy

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed October 9, 2020 via mobile

Great service and a great charcuterie. Meat and cheese selections were perfect and the selection of bread and crackers was amazing. Service was on point and responsive.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Explorer39226091543, Other at The Mallard Lounge and Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2020

Dear Coastal527536, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. It is great to hear you enjoyed dining with us in The Mallard Lounge. What better way to spend a day in Whistler than with tasty Meat and Cheese, great company...More

Reviewed August 16, 2020

We attended in Aug 11 so sunny and had a few drinks, then inside for dinner. Francis Cote our waiter very great! also in our stay Nickalas de sousas was very pleasant and knows the menus and best selections. We had Alexanderia(f) waitress and so...nice, thanks for the drink and bison meal. Will be back for sure at Christmas/N.Y.s.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 11, 2020

I would have given a 4-star if it wasn't located inside a Fairmont and I know things are tougher with covid 19 and such. There were 2 of us, one dish was good, the other one was so-so. Chicken was bone dry. Swiss chalet chicken...would have been better. Our server was very friendly and nice but she was too busy. Getting her attention wasn't the easiest. And little thing like when bus boy or another server bringing a bowl of sauce but didn't bring a spoon. Unfortunately, under the Fairmont banner, there's a certain expectation but this one didn't exactly deliverMore

Date of visit: August 2020
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Explorer39226091543, Other at The Mallard Lounge and Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2020

Dear TravelDiva9090, Thank you for sharing feedback on the service shortfalls you encountered during your visit to the Mallard Lounge. I will review your comments with our service team so we can ensure we are meeting our guests’ expectations. We truly appreciate your valuable feedback...More

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The Mallard Lounge and Terrace is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5