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Thank you for choosing to explore the Caribou Grill Restaurant in Valemount, British Columbia! We offer: Prime Rib AAA Sterling Silver Beef Wild Salmon Venison Seafood Pasta Kids Menu Vegetarian Options All meals include a basket of our freshly baked Cheese Bread. About Our Restaurant Your hosts Patricia and Rudi Thoni began construction of their authentic log building in the summer of 1998 and opened for business in May 1999. The interior reflects the back woods log cabin theme with beautiful wildlife mounts, native artifacts, leather art and comfortable high back chairs. The incredible beauty that surrounds Valemount is what brought Rudi and Patricia to the area and is what keeps them here.
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US$8 - US$28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Canadian
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A full service restaurant with a very good variety of choices. My husband had steak; I had chicken and both meals were excellent. By the glass wine service with good choices. Service was very attentive. No reservations accepted, but definitely worth the short wait to...get a table. Overall, a lovely restaurant and good quality meal after a day of driving.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took awhile to get seated, but worth the wait. A delicious steak dinner, served cooked exactly as requested. Quick service, friendly staff. Sides were delicious as well.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Meal was okay I had steak and a stuffed potato it came with veggies mushrooms and onions the mushrooms were a bit crispy the onions looked okay but I don't really eat those. Steak was a bit overdone I asked for rare and I would...say it came medium/rare. The meal was served with bread which was awesome but the butter was curdled due to the heatwave.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed March 16, 2021

The staff was so friendly, the establishment was clean and the food was amazing! We will definitely come back.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed February 17, 2021

We chose this restaurant based on the reviews and it didn't disappoint. The food was excellent, the restaurant is beautiful, and our waitress was really nice and efficient.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed October 13, 2020

We were here about 5 years ago (Valemount is a bit off our beaten path) and enjoyed then so why not revisit? We were not disappointed. Both my wife and I had pork medallions, she with a portabello mushroom sauce, me with a cognac peppercorn...sauce. Both were excellent. My veggies came with a cheese sauce which I did not want, so they were replaced with no trouble. Service was friendly , safe and efficient. No complaints there. As usual, there was no room for dessert. Good cleaning precautions were taken as tables turned over. My only, very slight quibble, is that their bar has no draught beer. Altogether an excellent choice, and you will not be disappointed.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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caribougrill, Owner at Caribou Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2020

We are happy to hear you came for a revisit and that you enjoyed the food and service again. Sorry about the no draught beer, we had it for a brief time in the early years but I came to realize not too far into...More

Reviewed October 12, 2020

We had dinner here last week. Tables are nicely spaced apart and everything was spotless clean. Our waitress was great, she told us that she has worked there for 20 plus years, what a vote of confidence. The Pork Tenderloins were delicious paired with a...great Chilean Cabernet Sav. We truly enjoyed our meal and the setting plus being waited on by someone who likes her job, it shows.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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caribougrill, Owner at Caribou Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2020

It is great to hear that you found your dinner delicious and thank you for mentioning that you enjoyed your server. We very much appreciate the 5 star review!

Reviewed September 8, 2020 via mobile

We were so hungry after getting into Valemount and checking in to the hotel that we didn’t take pictures, we just devoured. Partner’s exact words after eating the steak special was that he’s paid significantly more for filet mignon that was not as tender as...the steak special at the Caribou Grill. The Cajun maple wings were meat candy, highly recommend. Will definitely be hitting this place up again on future trips.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed August 30, 2020

We dined here two years ago and since we were in town again, decided to try it again, especially in 'Covid times!' We were not disappointed. The food was excellent and the service was amazing. My husband had the beef and I had the chicken...and we shared the smoked salmon appetizer. It is great to find a restaurant like this in such a small town. Lucky locals!!! The room orientation was changed for Covid 19 Protocols. It was very heartening to see how much attention was given to detail in this regard. We felt incredibly comfortable and safe. See you next time!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 29, 2020

We had 2 full days- 2,000km of rushing around eating burgers and pizza. For our final meal before the long haul home we wanted something special. While admiring Mt Robson we used TripAdvisor to find this wonderful spot. We arrived just as they opened for...the day. You have to drive through town to find it. It was nice being off the highway for a change. Our server was great and the food was delicious. We chose a table near the window which gave us a beautiful view of some of the surrounding mountains. It gave me the energy to drive the remaining 7 hours homeMore

Date of visit: August 2020
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LemireAB
April 1, 2021|
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Response from calgaryguy | Reviewed this property |
If my memory is correct, there was a ramp that let people in a side entrance. While this solved one problem, during COVID, it forced the wheelchair etc through the entire room of diners at relatively close quarters, so... More
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Angela G
June 3, 2018|
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Response from FrogsInTheBox | Reviewed this property |
They have a high chair but no playcorner
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Carol S
August 11, 2015|
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Response from caribougrill | Property representative |
Sorry but we have never had a buffet, only our regular menu.
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  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5