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Caramba Restaurant

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12-4314 Main St, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-938-1879
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17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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100 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just had an excellent meal at Caramba's where our party of 16 sampled many of the pasta, pizza, meat and fish dishes and thought they were all excellent. The presentation and taste of the seared tuna starter, crispness of pizza, tenderness of the steak and richness of beef bourguignon stew accompanied by friendly service made for a very enjoyable evening.... More 

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1 Thank Alwyn F
Madrid, Spain
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ate here as a large group (15+ people) and were offered a closed menu which was absolutely horrible! Meatballs were so spicy you could hardly eat them, chicken was not cooked and overall the rest of the food was just "forgettable". Will not return.

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Thank Chrisites81
Preston, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We reserved a table as we saw people eating nice looking pizzas and knew our son would be happy. The kitchen is open, with a proper pizza oven and the atmosphere in the restaurant is great. We had one of our best meals in whistler. Yes, the pizza was very good, but as were the more 'adult' options. We had... More 

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2 Thank Susan L
Collaroy Beach, Australia
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were 2 families who needed an early dinner... lucky for us we were able to grab a table early before the full on dinner rush we were walking by and it looked great! there was 9 of us and we all had different meals including the chefs pasta special. Great service and atmosphere for our combined family with young... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went into Caramba the other night with some friends from out of town. Our server Michelle requested a few delicious menu items such as the Wedge Salad and Calamari to start with. She also highly recommended The Half Chicken entree and Paired with a glass of wine.Our table was amazed by the service and food. Thanks we will be... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a high end restaurant but is more than adequate for pizza, pasta, and other options. We were a large group and from the prosciutto pizza to duck cassoulet, to steelhead spaghetti everything was fabulous. The pasta special of the day was particularly good. Prices are not ridiculous but the drinks do add a fair amount to the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a perfect dining place for any occasion! We go for dinner at the restaurant every time we visit Whistler and it is, after so many years, still my favourite place to dine! Location is ideal, service is excellent, menu selection is great and best of all, it is extremely reasonably priced (by Whistler's standards). Highly recommend it! Try... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the outside looks like a typical Mexican restaurant. We came here after another place was full. This place is big and we were seated quite quickly. Many food choices on the menu, food is better than average. But priced a little bit higher.... looking at $30 median price for mains.

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Thank Jason N
SamCaramba, Manager at Caramba Restaurant, responded to this review

Jason, we are glad that you enjoyed your dinner at Caramba, from the outside we occasionally get mistaken for a Mexican restaurant, but our menu is actually influenced by European Comfort food with a Spanish twist. We use locally sourced and Ocean Wise products whenever possible. We hope to see you again on your next visit to Whistler. More 

Stillwater, MN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here with a 3 year old who has a eclectic palate. He had the children's meatballs and a side of the garlic shrimp, ate everything. They had a section where families with kids were comfortable eating and feeling they were disturbing other diners. Two of us had the Seafood linguine, which was great, another the short ribs,... More 

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Orange, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a lovely restaurant. Classic mediterranean fare. Incredibly light and smooth roasted cauliflower soup and and delightful goat cheese pesto pizza! I left extremely satisfied (with some leftovers) and to overly full. Most definitely would return - great for vegetarians with comprehensive but not overwhelming menu. Everyone at the table enjoyed their meals. Appetizers worth it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 27
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pizza, European, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-4314 Main St, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Whistler
  • Phone Number: +1 604-938-1879
Description
Caramba Restaurant reflects Jay Pare's vision of a truly fun dining experience. Mediterranean style comfort food with local influences, married with high energy service, within a very inviting and casual setting. Wood Fired Pizza, Pasta and Seafood. Dine in or Take Out. Enjoy one of Whistler's best appointed patios in summer.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?