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$$ - $$$American, ,
4553 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-938-7700
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (66 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
“apres ski” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
4553 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Stopped by for lunch over labor day weekend. Service slow and careless. Beer flat, food uninspired. Waited forever for our bill. Witnessed other patrons angry with staff. Location is great, but soooo many better choices. Dont bother with this one.

Thank David M
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We had a nice dinner on their very big patio. Stuck to pub fare - poutine, chicken fingers, wrap. The food was all quite good, came quickly, and they had good beer on tap. I was particularly pleased that the kids meal (chicken fingers) was...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I hope its just that it is close to the end of the season, and there weren't a lot of people on call, but it was hard to even find a server to help you when we came in .... Food was average and service...More

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 25 August 2017

The restaurant is at the end of a row of restaurants and other businesses on the street that is about a block away from the central shopping and hotel district. There is indoor and outdoor seating. It was summer, so the place was not crowded....More

Thank B0bTraveler
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I don't like spicy hot food. I ordered 5-Star Pork Barbacoa - Toasted brioche, low & slow roasted pork shoulder & citrus slaw. It sounded plain enough, but I couldn't eat it, the pork was covered in spicy sauce, which is fine if you put...More

Thank Maccapower
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have been to Merlin's every summer for several years and the nachos are a tradition. This year, although they were noticeably smaller than in previous years, they comfortably served five and were of the same quality as ever so can't complain. Beer also was...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Nice place service is great food is terrific. Beer is cold this place is in the upper Village. Would recommend if you want some where a lot quiter than the Villilage. They have markets on sunday. And the drinks are cheaper then the village.

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Great venue for sitting outside when the weather is good. Service was good. But the best part was the huge serve of one of the best nachos I've had......

Thank Heatherh57
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The places is a good choice for eating before or after activities. Nice patio for beers. It markets itself as child friendly and Yes for kids over 3-4 years old this is a good place to eat. But if you want your children to eat...More

Thank Knuten77
WhistlerBlackcomb, Manager at Merlin's, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi Knuten77, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent experience at Merlin's. We are always looking for ways to improve our products and appreciate the feedback. We hope to see you on the patio again soon. Sincerely, Merlin's Crew

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Merlins has been a popular après ski bar and Sunny Summer Patio for years. They are known for cheap drink specials and a pretty good menu too. Try the Burger it is huge and is presented really well with the onion rings on top. It...More

Thank 99Mikey9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4553 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Whistler
  • Phone Number: +1 604-938-7700
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Our amazing patio features "Whistler's Best Nachos" and spirited après-ski action. We serve you lunch and dinner daily in a great location at the base of Blackcomb Mountain in the Upper Village.
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