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Crystal Hut

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Cafe, Canadian
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4545 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-938-7527
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Preston, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There was a long queue but it was worth it. We shared the chilli and then a waffle lodes with banana, maple syrup, chocolate and whipped cream. Great food, lovey people !

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Thank Susan L
Newcastle, Australia
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was told by someone that we had ot go and try the waffles and boy were they right! Large waffle (entire large plate size) with lashings of Cream and Berries. FANTASTIC!

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Thank John D
Hong Kong, China
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349 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With good wine, good hot chocolate and Baileys, very nice soup and cheesy bread, and friendly staff. We kept popping in here! It gets pretty busy and you need to be friendly with whoever is squeezed in next to you, but well worth it!

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Thank Keith R
Brighton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When your thighs are burning and the fresh snow has turned to rain, drop in to this cosy hut and order a fully loaded waffle, piled with berries, whipped cream , maple syrup and chocolate . Delicious ! The guys serving are great. If only they served espresso coffee, then it would be just perfect .

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Thank 5waysRichard
Suva
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54 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended by friends, we made our way to the hut from the Glacial Express elevation (a shorter route available via Jersey Cream) for Sunday brunch. The hut has limited seating but stunning views from the balcony. It was very busy and the waffle aroma is amazing. A little too much whipped cream but didn't stop creating clean plates - very... More 

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Thank Lovinglife83
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hut is a warm place to stop if you are in the mood for amazing waffles. The waffles come with lots of weep cream, chocolate and berries. The little hut is crowded mid-day, so stop by mid-morning or after 2pm at the end of your ski day. Just remember, do not plan any aggressive skiing after that!

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Thank Anna L
London, UK
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146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Great place if you are after a sweet lunch, but other food other than the waffles on offer. Nice atmosphere, warm and great food. Try it.

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Thank Merran
Brisbane, Australia
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140 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

This hut is fantastic with the most amazing waffles - including GF waffles and really friendly and helpful staff. Great place to warm up when doing the fantastic runs off the Crystal chair

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Thank Anderst04
Seattle
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

It's just one of those things you just do. We've only had the waffles there, but there are other items on the short menu. It is SMALL and crowded, so beware if you are trying to sit with a big group. One waffle is expensive, but consider sharing because they are big.

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Thank SeattleBridge
St Albans, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

For a sandwich it knocked spots of most I've eaten. Yum! It's such a shame that the size of the hut is so small. I think they would benefit from an extension to their serving area and also the addition of another loo. The provision on this part of the mountain is quite poor really. I would have returned for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 21
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4545 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Whistler
  • Phone Number: +1 604-938-7527
Description
A cozy log cabin on Crystal Ridge famous for its all-day Belgian waffles made before your eyes and wood-oven baked lunch specialties. Located at the top of Crystal Chair on Blackcomb Mountain.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?