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A&W Restaurant

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4905 50th Ave, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2P5, Canada
+1 867-669-7071
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good32%
  • Average39%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
1 week ago
“It's good fast food”
27 Feb 2017
“Free wifi”
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All hours
Fast food
4905 50th Ave, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2P5, Canada
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Reviewed 18 July 2014

It's an A&W, so you know what you are getting. Food was always hot and tasty, condiments (lettuce, tomato, etc.) very fresh. Staff are predominantly Filipino and are very courteous and polite. Free Wi-Fi, which is easy to use... no log-on headaches or passwords.

Thank solotravellerCanada
Reviewed 28 March 2014

A typical and very well run A&W with no problems or concerns. Good for a quick burger. Had a coffee and burger until the room was ready. Staff was polite and restaurant was clean.

1  Thank David Q
Reviewed 10 October 2013

You know and love it. Right downtown. Quick cheap breakfast. Always busy at lunch. Closes kind of early.

Thank YKer867
Reviewed 13 September 2013

Had breakfast here while on a 3 day trip to Yknife early this week. Food is the usual A&W quality, but the service provided by the lady behind the counter was exceptional. While we had our breakfast, I observed how she handle each customer over...More

Thank tinycoconut
Reviewed 17 June 2013

Loved the burgers and fries. This A & W is new but very clean and the atmosphere was very positive ad service good. I would go back.

1  Thank sunnysouth07
Reviewed 24 February 2013 via mobile

This place is horrible!! Lousy service, cold food. I asked for onion rings, apparently they were all out, ok give me a poutine. All out of cheese. Like really are you kidding me!?! Would not recommend going there.

1  Thank ChelseyDYellowknife
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Very clean, good location, service is good, food is good, connected to the indoor mall. Staff is friendly

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Located inside the main shopping center, it was very busy and crowded. Leading to being a little noisy and slightly messy. Nothing terrible just a lot of traffic.

Thank Palombaro5341
Reviewed 12 January 2013

A really sad place, confirming all the cliches about indigenous people in the North. This is sad, because it is a minority, and most indigenous people are just wonderful, but this is a place visited a lot by tourists and it doesn't do their reputation...More

Thank michanzl
Reviewed 9 August 2012

Downtown is dead outside of business hours, so just a few people there. Took awhile to get my food. They advertised WI-FI, but it didnt work. The restaurant is in the Yellowknife Inn building, where I was staying, so I connected to the hotel WI-FI.

Thank metrolands
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4905 50th Ave, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2P5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Northwest Territories  >  Yellowknife
  • Phone Number: +1 867-669-7071
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