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Sanchez Cantina

211 Hanson St, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 1Y3, Canada
+1 867-668-5858
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (19 reviews)
“enchiladas” (15 reviews)
“black beans” (12 reviews)
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
211 Hanson St, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 1Y3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was delicious and as authentic as I have ever eaten. It is owned and operated by a Mexican who shuts down for a couple of months in the winter to spend time in Mexico. The restaurant is family run. The food was delicious...More

Thank nanananna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lunch special which was good but should have been more for the price. Good staff. Black bean side excellent.

Thank dt400blows
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

a great respite from the snow, last time in here was for a goodbye party, we had plenty of fun and the food was quite good. The Canadian version of Mexican food.

Thank annathefengshuilady
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

This was our first dinner stop after arriving in Whitehorse for a few days, based on good experiences in past years. We weren’t disappointed. Enchiladas and the special pollo were tasty, as were the margaritas, and service was quick and friendly. It’s a good idea...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Enjoyed authentic Mexican cuisine on the outdoor patio. The three pork tacos, served with rice, beans, homemade salsa and guacamole were tasty, as was the whole wheat grilled gringa, consisting of vegetables, tender steak and cheese.

Thank Shirley N
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Great Mexican restaurant in Whitehorse. Here for dinner with friends... portion sizes excellent, food quality very good, staff very pleasant. Good drinks. Impressed.

Thank frater93
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Great atmosphere and decor, vibrant and fun. Might be the best smelling restaurant I've been to in Canada as well. The food was absolutely delicious and they make the best margaritas in the Yukon. There may be a small wait but I really don't mind...More

Thank ewalker8
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

I am a regular customer. Otelina and her staff make dining here super enjoyable. The food is always consistent and made to order. A variety of menu options and side dishes. A must dine in experience.

Thank Jordan B
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Skip the klondike and go straight here. The guac was authentic, the beans, rice, margheritas and salad were all great. The flavor is undisputed, and super nice staff and service. Only downfall on the 3rd trip: the sangria was just concentrated juice (ex. Tang) and...More

Thank juliap1010
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Best mole sauce on chicken burrito I have ever had.smaller restaurant but it's cute and inviting. Friendly staff and owners

Thank Nicki B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Hanson St, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 1Y3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Whitehorse
  • Phone Number: +1 867-668-5858
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