ARAXI RESTAURANT +
Located in the heart of the Village, Araxi
Restaurant has been recognized for its
excellence worldwide from Vancouver
Magazine’s Annual Restaurant Awards to Wine
Spectator’s “Best of” Award of Excellence.
Executive Chef Quang Dang, who oversees
the kitchen, crafts exceptional regional cuisine
with outstanding ingredients sourced from local
farmers, ranchers and fishermen. Dinner from 5
p.m. Après from 3 p.m. Oyster Bar.
Call 604-932-4540, or visit araxi.com.
AURA RESTAURANT AT
NITA LAKE LODGE
Combining traditional French cooking
techniques with a love of West Coast
ingredients, Executive Chef James Olberg
creates approachable local flavours with a
modern, innovative twist. Paired with their new
open-concept kitchen, fresh decor and the
stunning lake view, you are sure to love their
new space. This summer, experience Whistler’s
best lakeside dining. Call 604-966-5700, or
Whistler’s most recommended pizza, Avalanche
uses only the best quality organic dough and
the finest ingredients. Visit them in Whistler
Village to feast on hot, fresh pizza in their
casual eatery, or select your favourites to take
out. Call or order online for delivery; they are
the fast, dependable, hotel delivery specialists.
Open daily until late. Call 604-932-3131, or
Bar Oso — “oso” meaning “bear” in Spanish,
in homage to Whistler’s wildlife — offers a
profusion of Spanish-influenced small plates
and a wide range of tapas drawn from Araxi
Restaurant Executive Chef James Walt’s
international repertoire with house-made
charcuterie, handcrafted cocktails and inspired
wines. The long, convivial bar has become
a popular gathering place. Araxi’s renowned
Restaurant Director Neil Henderson, along with
Chef Walt, oversee all aspects of the operation
at Bar Oso, ensuring guests continue to enjoy a
long-held international reputation for excellence.
Open daily 11: 30 a.m. until late.
Call 604-962-4540, or visit baroso.ca.