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Dancing Moose Cafe

€€ - €€€American, Cafe,
3505 McDonald Dr, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2H2, Canada
+1 867-669-8844
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“cinnamon buns” (22 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (21 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3505 McDonald Dr, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2H2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

The artwork and the ambiance of the cafe is lovely. Very cozy with great views. The menu is small; however, nothing tasted processed. The wraps were tasty and the fries were homemade. Service was very slow. There was only two women worked for seven tables...More

Thank Andrea_Wallette
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Being recommended to me by a cab driver. Tried it around lunch time. They served all day breakfast and the food is good. A small, warm and cozy restaurant with warm hospitality.

1  Thank Toseeistobelieve
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

I had two breakfasts at cafe, eggs benedict & french toast, and both were delicious. The service was friendly and quick. I also got helpful advice about places to go in town for an unexpected shopping trip I had to take. Menu had a good...More

1  Thank Emmas_dilemmas
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

I had the smoked Arctic Char eggs Benedict which was just as good as I hoped.the artwoork and view of the lake are beautiful.

Thank 14guestb
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We went to this place for brunch and the food was amazing especial the sweet potato fries. Would definitely recommend it.

Thank Johnny Z
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I had smoked arctic char egg benny (You gotta try it ) It was so good. 2 of egg benny along with potatoes and fresh cut fruits. You can ask for the sauce on the side if you prefer. It was more than enough. In...More

Thank Shizuka L
Reviewed 9 November 2017

On my last trip to Yellowknife we ended up dining at the Dancing Moose a few times because the food was so good. Every meal that we had at this restaurant was nothing short of excellent. We thoroughly enjoyed them. Aside from the great food,...More

1  Thank Rousu
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

My friend and I wanted to try Dancing Moose as we hadn’t been there for a long time. We were so impressed with the atmosphere, the service, and the food. We got there close to closing time but they seated us and said we could...More

1  Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Very cute cafe, a little expensive but everything is up here, it's fairly close to to many other parts of the city and a good area to explore

Thank Megan J
Reviewed 24 October 2017

John and Debbie are amazing hosts. Here is what my stay in their B&B was like: - very comfortable bed - individually thermostat controlled-room (a must in Yellowknife) - view of the lake, across the bay from a float-plane airline - direct access to a...More

1  Thank Michael L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3505 McDonald Dr, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Northwest Territories  >  Yellowknife
  • Phone Number: +1 867-669-8844
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Enjoy the ambiance of Old Yellowknife. In summer, dine outside on Yellowknife Bay under the midnight sun. In winter, inside, while checking out the Northern Lights. We are licensed, offer premium coffees & desserts, breakfast, lunch and supper. Open Tuesday to Sunday, 9 AM TO 9 PM.
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