Iqaluit restaurants

Top Choice French in Iqaluit

Granite Room

Nunavut's top restaurant at the Discovery hotel is consistently better and more imaginative than the competition. The fare is heavily French-influenced and offers specials to complement à la carte offerings that inc…
Canadian in Iqaluit


The perpetually popular upmarket restaurant at the Frobisher Inn steers diners toward arctic char wraps, pad Thai, paella and musk-ox burgers at lunchtime, when service can get rather harried. Dinner is equally glob…
Barbecue in Iqaluit

Big Racks Barbecue

The carnivore-pleasing menu of ribs, wings, country fried chicken, burgers, beef brisket and pulled-pork sandwiches has quickly endeared itself to locals at this buzzing new spot. The vibe? Brisk cafeteria. Portion …
Cafe in Iqaluit

Caribrew Café

This appealing place with a slate fireplace occupies a widened corridor in the Frobisher Inn, offering a warm refuge from the wind and reasonable value for coffee, banana bread, salads, quiches, panini and sandwiche…
Kebab in Iqaluit

Yummy Shawarma & Pizza

Nunavut now has its first kebab joint, with a pleasant, Lebanese-themed dining area. You can diverge from the shawarma-pizza core of the menu to vine leaves, tabbouleh and baklava. Delivery available.
Steak in Iqaluit

Water's Edge & Kickin' Caribou

With plenty of natural light (in summer anyway) flooding through the multiple windows, this makes a relaxed place for a meal of steak or seafood. Quality is average and portions are sizeable. The attached pub does c…
Cafe in Iqaluit

Grind & Brew

Cappuccinos be damned: Iqaluit's friendly blue-collar beachfront coffee shop, just down the road from the museum, offers basic joe, deliciously greasy breakfast sandwiches, and pizza and Asian dishes. Delivery avail…