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Unique Summer Dining Experiences in Whistler

Unique Summer Dining Experiences in Whistler

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With so many dining options to choose from, Whistler is foodie heaven! Not only are there great cafes, pubs, restaurants and more, there are also some pretty unique summer dining experiences in Whistler.

Seasonal Experiences

Whistler Blackcomb Mountain-Top BBQ

The Mountain-Top BBQ is the perfect end to a day spent on the mountain. Enjoy a delicious buffet dinner at 1,800 metres every Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Roundhouse Lodge on Whistler Mountain. Listen to live music as you find the perfect spot to take in the scenery and watch the alpenglow make its way across the surrounding mountaintops. 

Salmon Bake ATV/4×4 Tour

Climb over 1,800 metres on an ATV or 4×4 Jeep to the Crystal Hut on Blackcomb Mountain. Upon arrival, enjoy live music while the chef prepares a delicious West Coast meal of wild BC salmon, local vegetables and salad, and a decadent dessert. 

Heli Picnic

This unique dining experience begins with a scenic flight over the beautiful Whistler landscape. Take in the epic glacier views as you make your way to a secluded backcountry lake. Enjoy a gourmet picnic with the option of going on a short guided hike or even a paddle across the pristine waters on a paddleboard. 

First Nations Feast and Performance

Learn about the traditions of the local First Nations people at the Squamish and Lil’wat Cultural Centre during this unique dining experience. Listen to stories as you are taken on a guided tour of the cultural centre. Feast on an Indigenous-inspired dinner as you enjoy a cultural performance featuring traditional dances, songs and more.

Year-Round Experiences

Ketel One Vodka Ice Room 

Located in the Listel Hotel, the Bearfoot Bistro offers the world’s coldest vodka tasting room at a chilling -32C. Bundle up in the warm parkas provided and take in this unique experience where you are able to sample a diverse selection of vodkas from around the world while learning all about this delicious spirit. Check out our accommodation and Ice Room special offer package here.

Whistler Tasting Tours 

Explore the best restaurants in Whistler with a guided tasting tour. The tour enjoys each course at a different location, allowing you to experience a variety of dining spots in town. There are several tours to choose from including a fine-dining tour, dessert tour and lunch tour. 


Whistler offers a variety of dining options to satisfy any taste buds, but these options definitely take the cake for unique experiences. 

Be sure to take advantage of these unique summer dining experiences in Whistler before the seasons change! Book direct with us and prepay for the best summer accommodation rates.