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Traders Grill

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4825 49th Ave, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2R3, Canada
+1 867-873-3531
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Today
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 14:00
Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Hong Kong, China
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Tried something new and ordered the Grilled Elk Loin Steak, medium rare. Steak was easy to cut, tender and juicy. Side dish was mash potatoes and vegetables, which were natural taste with no added flavours. Portion is quite big for an Asian, so for me, I just ordered the main course. The Elk Loin Steak seems to be served on... More 

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61 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Title certainly not meant to be negative, but if you want upscale meals at upscale prices while in Yellowknife, this appears to be the place. The dinner menu looked fantastic, especially if you were doing a "special night out ". We dropped in for the breakfast buffet, decent selection and the pricing was ok. Atmosphere inside ok, enhanced by the... More 

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Hermosa Beach, California
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172 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Big windows with views of the forest. Staff is attentive and helpful. Daily breakfast menu is very good. I was expecting more for the Sunday brunch -- it was good but not a lot better than the daily breakfast offerings.

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Fox Creek, Canada
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The explore hotel is lovely and their restaurant I was worth a visit. Tried the elk loin which was very good. Everyone was happy with their meals. Its fairly pricey but not unexpectedly so.

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Courtenay, Canada
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Must try the elk loin and the venison, both on the menu. We were not disappointed in the least. The sunday brunch stands up to their claims!

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Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered the white chocolate & raspberry muffins along with a cinammon bun, all were fresh and quite yummy! We went on our last day in Yellowknife, wish we had gone earlier!

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Comox Valley, BC
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and customer service! A must experience!!!! Phenomenal!! A MUST experience in Yellowknife!

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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Traders Grill is located in Explorer Hotel. We were a family of 3 and had dinner at Traders Grill since we were staying at the hotel. We ordered 2 meat entrees and a pasta dish that was the featured dinner special that night. The bison steak with sausage and elk steak were delicious but the pasta dish was a big... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here with a large group during Xmas season. Food was good however service was very slow. Also several orders were put in wrong

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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant, elegant decor, nice view. Quiet during lunch time. Very good food, good selection. Food elegantly presented. High/average prices. Overall a very good experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 34
Cuisine
Canadian, American, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4825 49th Ave, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2R3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Northwest Territories  >  Yellowknife
  • Phone Number: +1 867-873-3531

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