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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
604-938-7527
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Rum Point, Grand Cayman
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After skiing by this cabin one day and smelling the scrumptious waffles, I convinced my husband to go there the following day. The views were spectacular and the waffles are fantastic. My husband had a soup and sandwich and regretted not ordering the waffles as well! From the time you order to the time you are eating is only about... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Canadian Wilderness Adventures do a fantastic tour by ATV or Jeep up Blackcomb to the Crystal Hut for dinner. The ATV riding is easy but great fun, and the food accompanied by live music is lovely. Expect to see wildlife and amazing views.

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Bristol
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I got up early and skied here for breakfast on clear sunny morning and it was great. The view was fantastic and the staff were enthusiastic, the waffles were pretty good but the highlight for me was the hot chocolate!

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Thank JezGreen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Have had the pleasure of eating in this glorious hut once before and this time was no different - quaint, scenic and totally satisfying for all your senses - a must do on Blackcomb Mountain.

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Thank Donna J
Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Great waffles, but so very popular. We went at 2pm hoping to miss the lunch time rush. No luck. Dont go if starving! Be prepared to wait.

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Thank Samantha A
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

A must whilst skiing on Blackcomb. We visited a number of times. The hot chocolates and waffles are amazing but you definitely need to share, they are very filling. The kids loved the whipped cream on the chocolate and waffles. We also enjoyed the corn chowder and Gruyere cheese bread. Don't miss out on this place!

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Issaquah, Washington
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

It took a bit of skiing to get there, but the waffle worth the trip. The view was just amazing. Be prepared to sit on the outside as this is literally a hut. Limited inside seating.

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Thank pandachen
Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

We highly recommend visiting the Crystal Hut on Blackcomb for waffles. I am sure the other foods they offer are great as well, but the waffles are a must have! They are topped with a fruit compote, chocolate drizzle, whipped cream and maple syrup! They are filling, but you will find yourself wanting to eat every last bite! The Crystal... More 

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

You have to take a trip out to this place for a waffle! Oh my Just gorgeous We ordered one loaded waffle each, but one would have been enough to share One with banana One with bacon Just awesome

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Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

One of our group had the challenge of Jersey Cream Day on the Hill skiing . Skied Blackcomb mountain and our stop was planned for Waffles at Crystal Hut. What can I say super chocolate but a little sweet for my taste . However the waffles are rich with cream cherry flavour and super light . Caution- Too big for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $21
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4545 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Whistler
  • Phone Number: 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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