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Portobello

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Follow the captivating aromas of BBQ, freshly baked bread, rich coffee and mouth-watering treats to Portobello! Located in the lower lobby of Fairmont Chateau Whistler resort hotel, at the base of Blackcomb Mountain, Portobello's hip, casual setting serves up deli-style menus and delicious coffees. It's a locals' favourite cafe in Whistler's Upper Village. Must try treat: the Bacon Maple Cream doughnut. Absolutely decadent! Eat-in or take-out, Portobello is perfect any time of the day and now you can enjoy Aprés Drinks from 4pm - 5pm Daily! •Whistler's best made-to-order sandwiches • Specialty coffee bar • Freshly baked doughnuts and pastries • Hearty breakfast bowls • Homemade soups • Vegetarian
PRICE RANGE
$2 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Canadian, Deli
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is very good. Josh (Chef) and Madyson were so good answering dietary questions. I ended up with the best scrambled shins on and gluten free bread. They have loose leaf tea which is lovely. Heading back there tomorrow for lunch. Highly recommended.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank GPH59
Explorer39226091543, Manager at Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear GPH59 Thank you for sharing your kind review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your eggs and gluten free bread on your recent visit to the Portobello Market. Our culinary and service teams take pride in providing warm, professional and engaging service to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like hot chocolate then this is the place to go. They have a huge selection of flavoured hot chocolates. The coconut milk latte that I had was one of the best I have ever tried too. The place itself has nice decor and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank dj_lovesholidays
Explorer39226091543, Manager at Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear dj_lovesholidays, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us regarding your recent visit to the Portobello Market. We are pleased to hear you were impressed with our hot chocolates as well as admiring our freshly baked goodies.. We hope you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the variety of Portobello's at the Whistler Fairmont Hotel. Whether it's coffee and a treat, lunch or dinner ... this is a really great place to eat! My husband and I shared the Citrus Loaf with tea in the morning; was delicious. The menu...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Kate L
Explorer39226091543, Manager at Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kate L Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us regarding your recent visit to the Portobello Market & Fresh Bakery. We are pleased to hear you were impressed with our breakfast and lunch sandwiches, as well as admiring our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been here twice this week having lunch. Day one we got salads, hot dogs, and pulled pork sandwich. second time we got beef brisket and pulled pork. Pulled pork is great beef brisket is awesome also. They make homemade potato chips that are excellent....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank rlowry8208
Explorer39226091543, Manager at Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear rlowry8208, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are happy to hear you and your guests enjoyed dining with us in the Portobello. Your feedback is very helpful, we are always looking for ways to improve the flow of service. Hope to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed across the square and got to enjoy breakfast and dessert. The food was so good! We read reviews that didn’t like the cafeteria feel. Well, you do order from a counter, but wonderful food, cozy dining area inside. Seats in the window areas...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Dramy11
Explorer39226091543, Manager at Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Dramy11 Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. It is great to hear you enjoyed one of our house made pastries they are certainly a prized Portobello menu item. Next time, we recommend one of our sandwich creations -...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long day of skiing or in the middle of your day, Portobello is maybe the perfect spot to warm your bones and fill your belly. It's easily one of the best veggie chili's I've ever had and I've had a lot. Tons of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank chrisherche
Explorer39226091543, Manager at Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear chrisherche, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us regarding your recent visit to the Portobello Market . We are pleased to hear you were impressed with our Veggie Chili , as well as admiring our freshly baked goodies. It...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is situated under the Fairmont Hotel. Don't be put off thinking it's too expensive or posh, it's quite the opposite. As soon as you walk in you experience a really friendly and welcoming vibe. The food (especially the cakes) are fabulous. All fresh...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank adrianbennett2
Explorer39226091543, Manager at Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear adrianbennett2, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us regarding your recent visit to the Portobello Market . We are pleased to hear you were impressed with our breakfast and lunch sandwiches, as well as admiring our freshly baked goodies....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had breakfast every day during my two weeks stay in Whistler. Very good quality, good selection and friendly staff, even if the line was very long and some clients impatient - congrats to all of you!More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank PCAF_1
Explorer39226091543, Manager at Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear PCAF_1 Thank you for sharing your kind review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed our breakfast bowls and your visit to the Portobello Market, we think they are delicious too and are a firm favorite. We hope you can join us again and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great location for breakfast/sandwich and my favourite place to go for coffee in the morning. They have breakfast bowls that are delicious. Basically, eggs with pretty much anything you want in them, they will customize but have some that they have already...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank marylynne1
Explorer39226091543, Manager at Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear marylynne1, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. It is great to hear you enjoyed one of our breakfast bowls they are certainly a prized Portobello menu item. Next time, we recommend one of our sandwich creations - the...More

Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

Right across from our time share, we are frequent visitors, lunch, dinner, occasionally breakfast. We keep coming back because they never disappoint. Don’t forget to check out the great beer selection!More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 820wendellg
DiningCWRFairmont, Manager at Portobello, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2019

Dear 820wendellg, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us regarding your recent visit to the Portobello Market. We are pleased to hear you were impressed with our dinner and lunch , as well as admiring our great local beer selection....More

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VanCheska K
August 25, 2017|
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Response from DiningCWRFairmont | Property representative |
Dear VanCheska K, Thank you for your question. Waffles are not listed in the menu however they are available everyday. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Portobello Manager
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VanCheska K
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Response from DiningCWRFairmont | Property representative |
The waffles are not listed on our menu but everyday we have them available. Just ask one of he chefs and they will be happy to serve them to you! Kind Regards Portobello Manager
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