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5346 Highline Dr | Fernie Alpine Resort, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M6, Canada
+1 250-423-2057
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to this restaurant after a day of snowboarding and sampling vodkas in the ice bar. It was very quiet given it was mid week. We had a friendly server and our meals were prompt and tasty.

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Thank Chief_Chalky
Calgary, Canada
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was staying at Lizard Creek so decided to try this restaurant for dinner! The location is beautiful as you are right on the resort. The wine list is very good and they have a very nice bar. I had the beef tenderloin, which was very good. The menu is good but they didn't have a simple green salad or... More 

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Thank AAz910
Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ate dinner with my spouse. We each ordered something different (beef tenderloin and lamb striploin). Both our meals were so delicious. We also had cocktails and the bartender came over to our table to make sure everything was ok. It was very good, as he made me a custom cocktail. The dessert was also very good. Will definitely be back.

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Thank Jiji K
CirqueManager, Manager at Cirque Restaurant and Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! That's so great we could make something special for you and that you enjoyed it so much...all of our bartenders take such pride in what they do and it really shows. Look forward to having you join us again soon. Sincerely, Aileen Shipley More 

Penticton, Canada
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82 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Cirque did a great job looking after our group of 14. Not one complaint from any of us. Food was great and had decent potions for the price. Nice atmosphere with the large fire burning in the middle of the restaurant.

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Thank BurgerBillEh
Seattle, Washington
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Lizard Creek Lodge and had dinner at Cirque one night and found the food to be excellent. I had a beautiful duck breast for a starter and the beef tenderloin for my main was excellent. Ice cream for dessert was a perfect finish. The ambiance is nice for a nice dinner with the lighting and fireplace.... More 

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Thank PerthExplorer18
Toronto, Canada
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried this restaurant three times, once for dinner and two lunches. Dinner was forced upon us as we were stuck at Fernie Alpine Resort due to freezing rain closing the local roads. First off, the location, if you are actually at the Resort, is excellent, situated at the bottom of the Elk chair. The atmosphere is excellent with a... More 

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Thank spinalmechanic
CirqueManager, Manager at Cirque Restaurant and Bar, responded to this review

Hi, I'm so sorry you weren't super pleased with your Cirque experience. We do battle the ever rising cost of food (as does everyone) and of course the unique challenge of running a profitable business a top of a mountain. But we're really proud of our kitchen team and floor staff who continually do their best day in and day... More 

Devon
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Part of the Lizard Creek Lodge. We had a vegetarian option and a meat dish. Both were excellent and worth the investment of about £30 per head. Starters and entrées here are separate courses!

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Thank ski-time-Chris
CirqueManager, Manager at Cirque Restaurant and Bar, responded to this review

Hi Chris, So glad you enjoyed it! We're super proud of our kitchen team, so thank you! Sincerely, Aileen Shipley More 

Vancouver, Canada
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46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While visiting Fernie to ski with friends visited the Ice Bar in the Cirque Restaurant. A truly icy and cold experience. Wearing special Helly Hansen winter coats we entered a -10 deg C. Ice room and sampled three unique vodkas. A must experience.

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Thank GracesDad49
CirqueManager, Manager at Cirque Restaurant and Bar, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you for your review! The Ice Bar has indeed become a Fernie must, we hope you'll be back again soon. Thank you, Aileen Shipley More 

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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You really can't beat the atmosphere and view of this place. With a massive timber framed interior centered around a stunning wood fireplace,over looking Fernie alpine resort it's hard to pass up the opportunity to just sit and take it all in. The menu is fairly high-end with prices to match but the food is always worth it. So try... More 

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Thank Ethan H
CirqueManager, Manager at Cirque Restaurant and Bar, responded to this review

Thanks Ethan! Is a very beautiful room and the views are exceptional. So glad you enjoyed your experience at Cirque and I hope you'll come back again soon! Sincerely, Aileen Shipley More 

kurmond, Australia
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here and on other occasions just sat at the bar or lounge for a drink or dessert whilst staying at the hotel. This was an enjoyable meal and the service was great.

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Thank Fiona L
CirqueManager, Manager at Cirque Restaurant and Bar, responded to this review

Thanks Fiona! So glad you enjoyed it, hope you'll visit again soon! Sincerely, Aileen Shipley More 

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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
US$9 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5346 Highline Dr | Fernie Alpine Resort, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Fernie
  • Phone Number: +1 250-423-2057
Description
We are a fine food & cocktail restaurant. Join us at our 14 seat bar and sip on one of our classic cocktails or have one of our skilled bartenders create something just for you. Our red seal chef uses only the finest and freshest of ingredients in order to deliver what we believe is the best food in Fernie. Cozy up on one of our sofas next to our beautiful wood burning fire, or dine at one of our tables and take in the breathtaking mountain views.

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