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…
Canadian in Rankin Inlet

Wild Wolf Restaurant

As unexpected as it is welcome, the restaurant inside the Wild Wolf serves reasonably authentic Thai food, conjured up with ingredients imported from Thailand. Not in the mood for exotica? The Wolf Burger with doubl…
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.
Canadian in Cambridge Bay

Saxifrage Resto-Cafe

A solid addition to Cambridge Bay's limited dining scene, Saxifrage will delight your palate with fresh vegetables (when available), as well as well-cooked, home-style steaks, ribs and pasta dishes.
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…
Fast Food in Cape Dorset

Nirivik Co-op

This friendly place serves burgers, fried chicken and poutine at chipped green tables. They cook to order: you'll hear your chips being hand-cut.