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Araxi Restaurant & Oyster Bar

110-4222 Village Sq, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-932-4540
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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110-4222 Village Sq, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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Reviewed December 17, 2011

Fantastic food, service, and atmosphere. Would highly recommend.

Thank Kim E
Reviewed December 17, 2011

Had dinner for 9. On the table were oysters, steak, lobster, veal cheeks and lamb. Also had kids menu of the prime burger and pasta. All dishes were winners. Service was impeccable. Seeing them serve was also a spectacle! Well worth the experience!

Thank leong34
Reviewed December 8, 2011

Congratulations on the excellent foie gras which is in fact better than teh famous original from France (Alsace) and I always thought theirs were the best in the whole world! We have been to the Maison des Tanneurs (Strasbourg) last month (shortly after we came...More

Thank Beate04Luxemburg
Reviewed December 4, 2011

This is by far the best restaurant we've ever been to. Excellent food. Excellent wine. Excellent service. Very nice waiters and ladies at the front door. Pricey? Yes. But so worth it. A bit too loud though. We chose that restaurant while staying at Whistler...More

Thank Danana56
Reviewed November 26, 2011

When the mood is set get it right. With crab cake you cant go wrong and the pork chops was perfectly done. Good selection of vino.

Thank Neena J
Reviewed November 22, 2011

We had a 5 course meal for $30 a piece. Each course was delicious!! From the squash soup to tuna, duck and the lava cake!!! All soo very good....would definately go back!!

Thank magic2uu
Reviewed November 16, 2011

We went to Araxi's last week , they have their low season $30 5 course Menu It was fantastic the food was delicious and the service was impeccable Going back this week to take advantage of this amazing deal

Thank TorontoJackson5
Reviewed November 15, 2011

I really enjoyed my dining experience at Araxi. My friend and I had originally planned for dinner at Hy's Steakhouse, but the restaurant was closed that evening. A walk around the village brought us to Araxi, which had a crowd of people inside, so we...More

Thank traveller4245
Reviewed November 11, 2011

This restaurant was recomended by our hotel, Executive Inn and Suites, and wse were delidhted with our experience. We elected to go with the 30th Anniversary special menu, "5 Courses for $30.00". We did wonder in the beginning if there would be choices and if...More

Thank Marmac40
Reviewed November 11, 2011

There during shoulder season, we experienced the same $30, five-course prix fixe menu mentioned by other reviewers. The food was spectacular. My date's main course was salmon with a cheese squid risotto that I kept eating when she wasn't looking. The service did not always...More

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Response from Katie A | Reviewed this property |
they only take reservations at that time a year
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Response from Heidi E | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I'm sure you could check their website.
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Response from Dan468 | Reviewed this property |
Most countries do not celebrate foreign holidays. Just as it is unlikely to find a Thanksgiving dinner in the US on the Canadian holiday, the same is true in reverse.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$39
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
2:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
2:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
2:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
2:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
2:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
2:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
2:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110-4222 Village Sq, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
    (Whistler Village Square)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Whistler
  • Phone Number: +1 604-932-4540
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The culinary cornerstone in the heart of Whistler Village, Araxi enjoys a long held international reputation for excellence in food, wine and hospitality. As an early pioneer of farm to table dining, Executive Chef James Walt's seasonally focused menus celebrate the excellence of locally sourced ingredients. Walt's innovative and skillfully executed dishes-from savoury starters through delicious desserts-deliver intelligent compositions and unforgettable flavours. Centrally located in the main square of the village, Araxi boasts a contemporary dining room coloured in warm earth tones - and a sleek Oyster Bar that exudes the passion and craftsmanship that lie at the heart of the restaurant. The lively lounge, which features a year-round indoor/outdoor bar, is Whistler's favourite gathering place for both locals and visitors alike.
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