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Address: 4545 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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+1 604-938-7700
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A bar popular among the skiing crowd.

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Apres ski

Fun place, was entertained by local band Hair Farmers. They got this place rockin, that's for sure. Fun place, good band.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 February 2016
Larry M
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Clayton, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Great chicken Santa Fe salad. Wings and nachos here are always good. Limited draught and micro brew options. Doesn't accept Interac? Visa or cash makes no sense ~ had the jam to push the 3rd party cash machine. Merlin's will get an update in the new merger w Vail.

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Thank Tim L
Clayton, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Fun place, was entertained by local band Hair Farmers. They got this place rockin, that's for sure. Fun place, good band.

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Thank Larry M
Stirling, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

skiing in whistler is expensive, so you want a quick lunch as the lifts stop around 2.30/3.00 in the afternoon.....you will not get a quick lunch here..... on our first visit, it took 40 mins to receive a portion of chicken wings and tacos....WHAT ? for the most basic of foods !!!??...we tried it again the following day (it couldn't... More 

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Thank bobby h
England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

went in a couple of times before dinner for a pint on the way to Whistler town, more of a sports bar than anything else with the sheer amount of TVs, which makes it a little noisy and suited me just fine. Well priced, well placed, enjoyed it..

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Thank Rob M
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2015

Good atmosphere and very loud some nights. Beer food and lots of laughs. It is a great place to meet people and just have fun. Beer is not too expensive and service is good. Great place to spend time after skiing and in the evening

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Thank Val C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

Merlin's has a really lively and cool atmosphere but manages to remain family friendly. The staff are all great. The food is brilliant with huge portions and it's cheap. With it being right next the blackcomb day lodge it's ideally placed too. Check it out.

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Thank Colin H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2014

We visited Merlin's on Trivia Tuesday, and had a blast! The host was funny and kept everyone in high spirits. A pitcher of Kokanee beer was $16, and the prizes for winning Trivia were more free beer. I would definitely stop by this place again.

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Thank sagui87
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2008

We have just returned from a 10 night stay at Whistler and unfortunately did not find Merlins until near the end of our holiday it has great food, great atmosphere staff and music we will certainly be visiting it more frequently when we return to Whistler. I would recommend this venue to anyone.

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1 Thank JeanHome
London, United Kingdom
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8 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2007

I love Merlins - it's one of the greatest bars in Whistler for a good time. BUT - it seems that this season (06-07) there is some kind of professional hit operation going on for jackets being stolen. I don't want to diss the bar but people need to be aware. I had my jacket stolen last week. I also... More 

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West Sussex, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2007

Never actually came here in the evenings but during the day there was great food, great beer, great service & great music. Loved the highly original DJ booth: an ex Blackcomb gondola car suspended from the ceiling!

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