Summer is coming – and so are some more places to eat


I gave you some warning before the seasonal Whitehorse food establishments (restaurants, markets, stores, food trucks) closed for the winter. So it only makes sense that you can start to salivate over what’s to come! (Now including Dawson City)



Alligator’s Grilled Cheese
What? Grilled cheese sandwich food truck
Where? Waterfront
When? Opens May 16 (weekdays)
Other info: Facebook / Website

Candy’s Fruit Stand
What? Grocery store specializing in fresh vegetables and fruit, but carries a variety of other things
Where? 208 Black Street
When? Opens April 26 (Monday to Saturday 9am-6pm)
Other info: Facebook / Website / My Post

Compadres Burrito
What? Mexican take-out food
Where? Shipyards Park
When? Opens May 5 (Seven days a week, 11:30am-4pm, later on Thursdays)
Other info: Facebook / My Post

Fireweed Market – Thursdays 
What? Thursday farmers’ market
Where? Shipyards Park
When? Starts Thursdays on May 19 (3pm-8pm)
Other info: Facebook / Website

Fireweed Market – Saturdays
What? Saturday morning farmers’ market
Where? The Wharf – Main and Front
When? Starts Saturdays on July 2
Other info: Facebook / Website

Frozen Yogurt truck
What? Frozen Yogurt
Where? Rotary Park
When? TBD
Other info: Facebook

Garlic a Go-Go
What? Mediterranean take-away from a gourmet mobile kitchen
Where? Steele Street at 3rd, Home Hardware parking lot and at Fireweed Market
When? It’s been going all winter (just not as regularly) but now you can catch them all the time.
Other info: Facebook / Website / My post

Klondike Rib and Salmon
What? Restaurant
Where? 2116 2nd Ave
When? Opens May 8 (Seven days a week)
Other info: Facebook / Website / My post

Silver Bindi food truck
What? Indian
Where? Last year was at Rotary Park – this year maybe at the Thursday Fireweed Market?
When? Unknown
Other info: Facebook

Sourdough Sadie’s
What? Don’t know!
Where? Waterfront
When? Don’t know!
Other info: Found it on the City of Whitehorse food vendor page

Thai Box food truck
What? Thai
Where? Rotary Park
When? May 3 (weekdays)
Other info: Facebook / My Visit

The Gravy Train
What? Gourmet hot dogs and poutine
Where?  2nd and Black
When? TBD
Other info: Facebook


Coalmine Campground
What? Restaurant
Where?  1 mile north of Carmacks
When? TBD
Other info: Facebook / Website


Alchemy Cafe
What? Cafe with delicious food
Where? 878 3rd Ave, Dawson
When? May 4
Other info: Facebook / Website / I’ve never done a full post but it was on my must eats 2015

Aloha Tacos
What? Tacos
Where? 2nd Ave, Dawson
When? May 19 (11-3pm)
Other info: Facebook  / Website

Haines Junction:

Village Bakery and Deli
What? Bakery
Where? 116 Auriol Street, Haines Junction
When? April 29
Other info: Facebook  / Website / My Post

Frosty’s Freeze
What? Soft ice cream and burgers, etc
Where? 198 Alaska Highway, Haines Junction
When? TBD
Other info:  My Post


Burger Shack
What? Burgers
Where? Centre st, Mayo
When? May
Other info: Submitted on Facebook

If there are other seasonal restaurants or markets in the Yukon that I’ve missed, please let me know. Especially in Dawson! (Don’t worry Dawson, I’m making another trip up this summer and I’ll actually post about all the places I eat this time!)