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Killer Whale Cafe

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Boardwalk, Telegraph Cove, Telegraph Cove, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-928-3155
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (49 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (15 reviews)
“ribs” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Boardwalk, Telegraph Cove, Telegraph Cove, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed December 8, 2017

Remote, seasonal restaurants where staff changes annually can be hit and miss but this place does a great job. The standout for me was the seafodd chowder. It is served all over the island and can be pretty insipid stuff but the one here at...More

Thank Arcosdad
Reviewed September 30, 2017

We had a quick lunch before embarking on a whale watching expedition. The service and the food were great! Prices were reasonable too. The weather was nice, so we were able to eat out on the outside deck. Lovely!

Thank CoolCouple99
Reviewed September 28, 2017

This restaurant came recommended and didn't disappoint. Appies and main course were delicious. We'd go again.

Thank nbrocka
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Excellent menu with wide choice of well prepared food. Service was very good and portions more than satisfying. Even 2 starters and no main left no room for dessert.

Thank David T
Reviewed September 17, 2017

We didn't have a meal here as we'd eaten on our trip so we relaxed in these comfy surroundings over a lovely coffee

Thank 49Pam
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Based on all the reviews and mentions in travel guises, my expectations were higher than what we got. We enjoyed the lovely, sunny terrace overlooking the little marina. The open salmon burger with fries and the fish and chips were of decent quality were good,...More

Thank harmonie
Reviewed September 13, 2017

This restaurant is almost your only option in Telegraph Cove and gets very busy, although the pub next door (also owned by the same firm) offers the same menu in different surroundings. I ate here a number of times over the week I stayed in...More

Thank funtyone
Reviewed September 12, 2017

The Killer Whale Cafe offered a nice selection of food, including appetizers, salads, homemade soups (the fresh seafood chowder packed with salmon and halibut was fantastic), entrees, and desserts. It also offers cocktails, beer, and wine. One of it's not-to-be-missed offerings is the nightly Salmon...More

Thank Monica R
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Great meal after a morning kayak. Salmon curry soup was scrumptious and the quesadilla was filled with lots of ingredients (black beans, corn, peppers, and more). Fish and sweet potato fries also good. The staff was very pleasant and fun to talk to.

Thank cantraveller_wanabe
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Telegraph Cove for four nights and loved every minute of it. But I am concentrating now on one of the places to eat. The Killer Whale has the very best food! The portions are very large, so we learned to share an...More

Thank Gail S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boardwalk, Telegraph Cove, Telegraph Cove, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Telegraph Cove
  • Phone Number: +1 250-928-3155
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