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Sanchez Cantina

211 Hanson St, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 1Y3, Canada
+1 867-668-5858
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (15 reviews)
“black beans” (9 reviews)
“enchiladas” (11 reviews)
Opens in 6 min
All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
211 Hanson St, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 1Y3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just had supper at this restaurant. We had made reservations earlier in the day because we had heard it was always busy. Don't let the outside fool you. Inside is cosy and welcoming. The food is fantastic, starting with the quacamole. There is a fairly...More

Thank c0untrygal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Who'd ever think that a small mexican restaurant in Whitehorse, Yukon would be the most authentic mexican food we've ever tasted in the USA or Canada. The visitor center referred us to this restaurant which was only a couple of blocks away from the visitor...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been all over Mexico and South America so I can safely say this is very authentic and tasty. Portions are comparable to most places in Whitehorse; small colorful interior and large deck that gets the perfect amount of sun...not too hot...it was +25...More

Thank WelcomeMat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of the absolute worst restaurant experiences my family and I have ever had. I only recommend coming here if you have a minimum of two hours to spare and want awful restaurant service. My party of four and I arrived in the...More

Thank magic_sunduk
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Last meal of my Yukon visit and it was the best. Referred by a shopkeeper in town. Authentic Mexican food, fresh and tasty. Cozy cantina with a great vibe. Quick service but not rushed.

Thank James T
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Fresh, homemade, authentic Mexican food! So good - such a friendly / family atmosphere. I would recommend reservations as this place gets busy!!

Thank Heidi v
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Best Mexican food ever. small place, food is made to order, a little wait be well worth it. we go about once a month

Thank Rosemarie M
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The food at Sanchez Cantina is excellent. The Cantina is very small and can feel very crowded on a busy night. You will be very impressed with the food and the very friendly staff. They also mix great drinks and the selection of beer is...More

Thank Donna A
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We had a great meal here. We each devoured our plates and were full to the brim. Would definitely go again

Thank Arica P
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I've been eating at the Cantina every annual trip to Whitehorse, over the last 7-8 years. The food is always delicious, the prices reasonable, the service and atmosphere great.

Thank Mike B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Hanson St, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 1Y3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Whitehorse
  • Phone Number: +1 867-668-5858
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