Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Yellowknife

Bullocks Bistro

This legendary shack, brimful of bumper stickers, happy diners, diners' graffiti, and mix-and-match furniture, is a sassy, humorous place specializing in huge portions of fish. It comes pan-fried, grilled or deep-fr…
Top Choice Ethiopian in Yellowknife

Zehabesha

Authentic Ethiopian food? In northern Canada? As unexpected as it is welcome, this unpretentious restaurant has earned itself a loyal clientele with generous portions of curried goat, doro wot (chicken stew) and oth…
Top Choice Market in Yellowknife

Yellowknife Farmers' Market

If you're in Yellowknife on a Tuesday, you're in for a treat. The farmers' market is a great place to hang out, catch up on local gossip and try everything from authentic Indian, Japanese and Vietnamese home cooking…
Top Choice French in Inuvik

Andre's Place

Andre is a classically trained chef who learned his craft in Paris and he shares his culinary skills every Wednesday and Friday. Expect fine dining in an intimate setting; the menu changes weekly (see the updated me…
Top Choice Cafe in Fort Smith

Anna's Home Cooking

Home cooking prepared with care is the key here, with a range of mighty breakfasts, delicious salads, panini, tasty fresh juices, stone-baked pizzas and lunchtime specials such as chili. Dinner is burgers and more s…
Top Choice Canadian in Inuvik

Alestine's

This fantastic mom-and-pop place has single-handedly elevated Inuvik's dining scene. The menu is succinct and makes the most of fresh local produce. Feast on whitefish tacos, grilled salmon and reindeer chili on the…
Top Choice Cafe in Yellowknife

Fat Fox

This is Yellowknife's top cafe: think mismatched furniture, twinkling fairy lights, cozy nook at the back, sofas and armchairs you can spend all day in, a book exchange as well as an interesting tea and coffee selec…
Korean in Yellowknife

Korea House

What this place lacks in atmosphere – it's a brightly lit, canteen-style setup – it makes up for with authentic Korean flavors. The spicy tofu stew is a fantastic cold-weather warmer, the bibimbap (mixed rice bowl) …
Canadian in Yellowknife

Wildcat Café

A beloved local landmark, this refurbished Old Town log cabin has been churning out food since 1937, though today's fare is more sophisticated, ranging from pickerel tempura tacos and smoked Arctic char bagel to bis…
Canadian in Yellowknife

Twist

Emerging from the ashes of a former gourmet restaurant, this trendy bistro with a pleasant summer deck has secured its own niche in Yellowknife's dining repertoire with superior bison burgers, Reuben and pulled pork…