The WildCat Cafe

Since 1937

The Wildcat Cafe is a popular summer restaurant in YellowknifeNorthwest TerritoriesCanada located in what was then the central business district of the city. It is a vintage log cabin structure and represents the mining camp style of early Yellowknife. The structure is a City of Yellowknife Heritage Building, designated in 1992. First opened in 1937 by owners Willie Wylie and Smokey Stout, it is said to be the oldest restaurant in Yellowknife.


Mon - Thu4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fri - Sun11:30 pm - 9:00 pm




The Small Plates 

The Main Course 

10oz Strip-Loin with Caramelized Onion & Mushrooms, House Cut Fries 
& House Gravy 

Bison Burger
Pickles, Tomato, Onions, Green leaf lettuce & Cheddar Cheese On A 
Toasted Bun 


Roasted Veggie Burger
 Portabello Mushroom, Red Pepper Chutney Apple Cabbage Slaw & Feta On A Toasted Bun 

Ribs N’ Beans
Smoked Paprika & Brown Sugar Slow Roast Pork Ribs 
Maple Bean Stew & Cilantro Sour Cream 

Chicken Breast
Corn & Potato Chowder with double Smoked Ham Bacon 

Local Fish
Soba Noodle Salad, Green Onions, Almonds, Cabbage, 
Sesame ginger vinaigrette