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Thunderbird Cafe

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4584 Blackcomb Way | Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-964-0990
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
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18 Jul 2018
“Nice fresh food”
1 Apr 2018
“well worth the visit”
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Cafe, Canadian, Native American
4584 Blackcomb Way | Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

Lovely to start the tour here with a nice snack (or meal), very friendly staff. Plenty of choice and freshly prepared.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank woosterShropshire
Reviewed April 1, 2018

we went here after the museum visit and had a very good snack and coffee and came back a couple of times later and found it was a real hidden gem

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Gordon C
Reviewed October 31, 2017

Good tasty food after a visit to the Lil'wat culture centre. Meals are of good size and reasonably priced.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Sprog1970
Reviewed June 25, 2017

We heard the food was delicious so on our way through Whistler, we decided to make the stop. Such a great choice. The staff are very friendly and brought the food right to our table. Salmon is always the choice and we were not disappointed!...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Rick P
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Excellently presented cafe on the ground floor of the cultural center. The food was delicious, I can't remember the name of the desert I sampled but it was fantastic!! Great cozy place to enjoy the ambience of the cultural center. Bravo!

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank PaulBadgers1234
Reviewed January 4, 2017

I have eaten here several times for lunch or a mid-day snack and am always pleased with the freshness, flavour and appearance of the food. The cafe offers a modern take on traditional first nations food. And it seems that it is still one of...More

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank joellettie
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Had a very nice coffee and something nice to eat after vsiting the Cultural Centre. Make sure you allow time with the completion of your visit to enjoy this place.

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank RJKiwi
Reviewed August 30, 2016

This restaurant specializes in fast food with an indigenous touch. The ambience is pleasant, and the products available for sale look inviting. I had some tasty coffee and a luscious Nanaimo bar. Recommended.

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank operalover939
Reviewed July 26, 2016

I'm so glad I chose the Thunderbird Cafe in the Lil'wat Cultural Centre for lunch in Whistler. Away from the summer heat, I enjoyed the Bannock Taco and wow! It was amazing. Great service in a neat setting, too!

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank Denis O
Reviewed July 9, 2016

I enjoy quality food ingredients and this little cafe offers just that. They have a small but varied menu with local and First Nations cultural inspiration. They are friendly, generous, quality, clean, and reasonable. I'd love to go again, but we were only in Canada...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank suelynnie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$9 - US$12
Cafe, Canadian, Native American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4584 Blackcomb Way | Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Whistler
  • Phone Number: +1 604-964-0990
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