Whistler is home to some of the greatest skiing, andsnowboarding in the world, but what you may have not known is thatWhistler offers a huge amount of family friendly diningchoices. Here is our list of the Top Five family-friendlyrestaurants, to enjoy after your day on the slopes, or tore-energize yourself on a lunch break.
1. Old Spaghetti Factory
The Old Spaghetti Factory opened in Whistler on December1st 1994 and is open daily from 11 am to 11pm. It islocated in the Crystal Lodge in the heart of Whistler Village. Thisrestaurant is great for families with good food, service and value.Included with the purchase of any main dish are a crisp greensalad, sourdough bread, coffee, or tea, and Spumoni Ice Cream at noadditional charge! Great food at reasonable prices is what you needwhen you have got a family to feed.
Milestones is a Canada-wide restaurant bringing you theextra touch of class. It is located at the base ofBlackcomb Mountain, just in front of the Blackcomb Daylodge. The location is perfect for lunch or a bite for après! Milestonesis open Monday to Wednesday & Sunday from 11 am to 12 am andThursday to Saturday 11 am to 1 am, which is great if you and yourfamily enjoy a little late night fun!
Creekbread cooks pizza the way it’s supposed to beeither in a wood fired cauldron, or in a hand built wood burningearthen oven. Creekbread is located in Creekside, just offHighway 99 on Karen Crescent. At Creekbread they believe their foodis sacred, with only the use of fresh, local, and organicingredients, and cooking with only the use of fire. The openedended kitchen, and oven are available for everyone to see, so youare able to get the full dining experience from preparation toplate, which is exciting especially if you have little ones runningaround. Creekbread is open daily from 2pm onwards.
4. Uli’s Flipside
Uli’s Flipside is known for its good food, funky tunes,and local colour. Uli’s is located accross from the DeltaWhistler Village Suites hotel and The Gap. Family dining iswelcomed at The Flipside, they offer kids meals, and family-styledmenus from 4 to 104 people! The quality food and fair prices arejust two of the many reasons to treat your family out to dinner.The atmosphere is friendly and uplifting, ideal for any family.Flipside is open from 6pm to 11pm 7 days a week, and as of November22nd 2011, their hours change to 5:30pm to 12 am.
Portobello is ideal for that family on the run, grabbinga quick bite between skiing, or if your tummy is grumbling and youjust want your food fast. Portobello serves a wide varietyof dining options to suite anyone’s taste buds. The historic westcoast decor gives the restaurant that warm country atmosphere,providing comfy couches, and an open kitchen, this truly is aunique. Portobello is located in the lower lobby of the FairmontChateau Whistler, and is open early morning until mid-evening.