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Merlin’s Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
4553 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-938-7700
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (77 reviews)
“pulled pork” (4 reviews)
“wraps” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4553 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We’ve been coming to Merlin’s for years and in the past, we’d been able to get a half order of nachos. That is no longer an option and since we were craving them...well! $30 seems high for nachos until you see that it is a...More

Thank LeeAnn H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All I can say the Daddy nachos are the bomb, but they are massive and should definitely be shared! I shared them with my partner and we didn’t get close to demolishing them. We went for the pulled pork and they were delish. The bar...More

Thank KeiraAyoung
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here during the farmer's market in the upper village and had fish wraps with grapefruit radler. Server was kind and brought us water right away without asking which is a huge plus in my book! Nice view of the mountain and good for...More

Thank Kenneth J
Reviewed June 29, 2018

We ate here a few times while we were staying in Whistler. It must have been low season as they had 40% off meals until 7pm each day. We tried a few different things from the menu each time but our favourite would have to...More

Thank Kelli_jayne
Reviewed June 24, 2018

The chicken wings were really bad. Since I went there just for those it, of course, clouds my experience. But all the drinks and the nachos and everything else was above average to excellent. Also, the location is awesome, and the inside decor is really...More

Thank Ed-IdealJourney
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Them mini pitchers though. Deadly and delicious. Great atmosphere. Staff was amazing. Huge patio at the bottom of Blackcomb!!

Thank calumanderson1
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

We visited Merlins a few times while we were in Whistler, sometimes just for drinks, but also for food too. The place was very quiet, as there’s not too much going on at Blackcomb base at the moment. They are currently doing a 40% off...More

Thank snowflake71
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Whistler is slow between ski season and summer holidays. Many restaurants have deals in June to keep busy. This year, Merlin's offers 40% off all food on the menu until mid June. This is a great deal! We enjoyed sitting on the lovely patio, looking...More

Thank NorthVanDMo
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

My husband, brother and myself had a very enjoyable and delicious lunch at Merlin’s. We had the Merlin Burger and Crispy Chicken burger...all excellent. The burger was flavourful and juicy. Our server, Leah, was so pleasant and efficient. All the servers were very friendly. We...More

Thank Suzanne G
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Called the restaurant to enquire about timings and was told the last order is at 6:30pm, restaurant closes at 7pm. Rushed down and made it for 6:10pm for a rude member of staff at the bar to just shake his head when we asked if...More

Thank 134iman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Accepts Credit Cards, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
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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
  • E-mail
Merlin’s Bar & Grill is conveniently located at the base of Blackcomb Mountain next to the daylodge. As the Upper Village’s leading destination for après-ski, Merlin’s offers a spirited atmosphere and frequently hosts live music. A great choice for lunch and dinner, the food & drink menu boasts a popular variety of options. Try the Nachos – Whistler’s best!
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