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108 Mackenzie Rd, Inuvik, Northwest Territories X0E 0T0, Canada
+1 867-777-2727
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good28%
  • Average50%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“Basic fried food”
9 Aug 2017
“Chinese and Pizza”
Open Now
Chinese, Pizza, Canadian, American, Asian
$$ - $$$
108 Mackenzie Rd, Inuvik, Northwest Territories X0E 0T0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly people. Generous portions. Had the fish and chips. Typical frozen fish. Served piping hot. I wanted to try something different in Inuvik and now I have. Seems like a locals place.

Thank John G
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Chinese food was horrible. But the pizzas were good. Open till midnight is good for travelers. Particularly when after trip if one reaches Inuvik after 10 pm, except Roost nothing remains open.

Thank mitali906
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at the roost and of all the restaurants in Inuvik this would be the one I would go back to. The service was good and the food portions were generous and I thought the prices were reasonable.

Thank Allan A
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Six of us went to Alestine's and decided not to stay (I hate mayonnaise in cole slaw, and french fries are not my idea of a nutritious dinner). We walked down to The Roost and were not disappointed. The vegetarian pizza was delicious, chop suey...More

Thank AK69
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I have seen some pretty mediocre reviews for the Roost however I have to report that I was quite impressed with my serving of black bean shrimp, it was cooked just right with vegetables just a bit crunchy and very tasty shrimp. Decor is quite...More

Thank northwright
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We were looking for an inexpensive meal and ended up here. It's an odd place - you walk in to what looks like a pizza delivery kitchen and cash desk with a few spartan tables, but there is a dining room through the swinging doors....More

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I'm chosen Inuvik for my working holiday visa (one year), and during that time I've eaten at the roost multiple times. Each time, I regret having gone back! The staff are nice enough, but nothing compared to regular service elsewhere. Perhaps they are more chatty...More

Thank astranomicl
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is mostly a place where you ORDER good. They have good Burgers 🍔 & when Available...Chinese 🥘 Food.

1  Thank Trish A
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Essentially a takeaway with a few tables and chairs. Mostly pizza but a few extras like limited Chinese and steak. It is however open late and on Sunday, which is when I called. I ate a pizza inside. Tasty enough, nothing special.

Thank TormodMM
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A quick stop for supper after a long day on the Dempster. It's standard grill food, we enjoyed the burger and grilled cheese after a few days of dehydrated meals :) Wouldn't mind trying the pizzas next time.

Thank Lucyinsky
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Pizza, Canadian, American, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Mackenzie Rd, Inuvik, Northwest Territories X0E 0T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Northwest Territories  >  Inuvik
  • Phone Number: +1 867-777-2727
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