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The Navigator Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Asian, Canadian
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1036 Ring Road, Iqaluit, Nunavut X0A 0H0, Canada
+1 867-979-8833
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Navigator has the best Chinese food in town. Its a worn down, ugly restaurant but lack of options keep me coming back. If you can get past the dirty, smelly ambiance then take a trip here for the chinese food. The food options are endless and you can get food all day (one of the only places in town!).The staff... More 

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Thank Kyla M
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Wide variety of food to choose from, very good service and the place was clean. Was a great choice for casual dining

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Thank Victoria P
Charlottesville, Virginia
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94 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2016

A great place for a fairly quick lunch...not the place to sit back and spend the evening, but the food is fine.

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Thank arctic09
Quebec City, Canada
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81 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed July 5, 2016

Great food, fun atmosphere and wonderful staff all made up for the fact that my burger cost nearly $40 dollars, add a cold one and a tip and you're leaving with one of North America's priciest burger & beer special! But again, considering where you are and that everything needs to be flown in from civilization, a worthwhile stop for... More 

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Thank Escape_The_Snow_11
Iqaluit
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2016

This place should be shut down, but it keeps going and going with the only place in Iqaluit to eat Chinese food. The place is falling apart and dirty (chairs duct-taped seats!) so you take your chances but the food is good!

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Thank susangX2112JZ
Cambridge Bay
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed May 17, 2016

This is also very good restaurant which serves a large number of Chinese cuisine and other southern delicacies. It provides many quiet gatherings and bring along guess and friends, and families alike. Very good restaurants to eat. There are buffets available which is very good.

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Thank davidkE8233FJ
Iqaluit, Canada
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 20, 2016

The War Wonton is usually pretty good. Indeed it does need a total renovation. It's a staple in the community. Not clear how sanitary it is but we still eat there.

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Thank Queen-Christine
Iqaluit Nunavut
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43 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed April 20, 2016

ALthough the hotel is closed for a couple of years the restaurant is still open to the public. There are a couple of house specials - for q uick bite try a Taxi Driver with french fries - for something more subtantial try Wonton soup with barbqued pork! Delicious

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Thank Polarpilot
Ottawa, Canada
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132 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed March 26, 2016

The floors are unsafe the toilets hardly work and overall the building should be condemned, The food is average at best

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Iqaluit, Canada
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139 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed February 23, 2016

The Navigator in should be torn down. The floors are dangerous. The tables are on slants and even the chairs. It is an awful place to go. If you want the Chinese food... take out.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1036 Ring Road, Iqaluit, Nunavut X0A 0H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nunavut  >  Iqaluit
  • Phone Number: +1 867-979-8833

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