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Cafe Balzam

km 10 Takhini Hot Springs Rd, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 7A2, Canada
+1 867-456-8005
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“crepes” (19 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
km 10 Takhini Hot Springs Rd, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 7A2, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided crepes! Where - of course at Takhini Hot Springs! Who would have thought that we would find a quaint comfortable small restaurant with good dining music not to loud! Comfortable seating and an attentive server who was pleasant and quickly brought us lemoned...More

Thank AvalonFlyBird
Reviewed 6 days ago

My girlfriend and I love eating here before taking in a soak at the Takhini hot pools next door. They always have food made from ingredients that are locally-produced. Their crepes and poutine (the owner is a Quebecer, which is key) are always delicious. The...More

Thank Myles D
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

I didn't really know what to expect. I came with a group and didn't go into the hot springs so was told I could go wait in the coffee shop. It's a bit better than a coffee shop. I had the soup of the day...More

Thank Sue6340
Reviewed July 29, 2017

I was aprehensive after reading other peoples' negative reviews, but our experience was totally opposite. We had great service. The waitresses were very attentive. Our food came out at the same time, and quicker than we'd anticipated. Wow, the elk crepe and mushroom crepe were...More

1  Thank esthercathie
Reviewed July 17, 2017

This is second time for us in this restaurant. We were here sometime in the winter/spring. The food was good and service was okay. Despite the high prices, we decided to give it another try last Saturday (July 15th). We asked waitress to give us...More

Thank yukonalb
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Amazing food - and great so see the emphasis on local, sustainable food. Friendly, helpful servers. Very slow - and food arrived at different times for different people - maybe they haven't got kitchen timing figured out - eat here when you're not in a...More

Thank YKIslander
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

We've been sitting at our table for half an hour and still don't have our drinks let alone our food. I keep seeing the waitress going to text on her phone behind the counter. We reminded her of our drinks and she just walked right...More

2  Thank LeahLovesTravel
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Great locally raised food wrapped in crepes! Also the only place in Whitehorse where we can get such local food. Big up for the farmers!

Thank Thibaut R
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Amazing food made by locals farmers...to discovery area, this is a wonderful spot to stop for eating..!wow! the taste of borelais forest spice with a french cuisine is amaze me! The chef karina made one of the best meal i eat...and i eat a lot!!!

Thank Joe l
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Very nice food, Crepes are the way to enjoy a hamburger. The fries here are to die for (WOW) are they every good. I have travelled a lot and their fries are the best, just like old time chips from England but way better. Pommes...More

1  Thank FCFireConsulting
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: km 10 Takhini Hot Springs Rd, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 7A2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Whitehorse
  • Phone Number: +1 867-456-8005
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