RAW:churchill - Frequently Asked Questions

Learn more about RAW:churchill is and what to expect once you book your seat.

In collaboration with the creators of the award-winning RAW:almond pop-up restaurant, Frontiers North is excited to officially unveil RAW:churchill, a unique culinary and adventure experience in Churchill, Canada. 2019 dates for RAW:churchill will be announced soon.

RAW:churchill Pop-Up Restaurant

Guests embark from Churchill on an official Tundra Buggy® and travel to the RAW:churchill site. Once there, diners will enjoy a world-class meal in a heated 'pop-up' restaurant that has been designed purposefully with a transparent roof to take advantage of the opportunity to view the northern lights.

To learn how to reserve your seat today at RAW:churchill or to join the waitlist, please visit www.raw-churchill.com.

RAW:churchill Frequently Asked Questions

Q1) Is the food raw, as the name would suggest?

No, the food will not necessarily be raw. The meal will consist of several courses prepared using various methods. RAW refers to the former gallery space of the architect who helped create RAW:almond and RAW:churchill.

RAW:churchill meal

Q2) Can dietary restrictions be accommodated?

Diners at RAW:churchill will enjoy a masterfully curated menu by one of Canada’s top chefs Mandel Hitzer, with courses inspired by regional delicacies from land and sea. Please be aware there are some limitations with respect to accommodating dietary restrictions. If you have food allergies or intolerances, please let us know in advance so we can alert you to any courses that may contain an allergen. Please call 1-800-663-9832 to let us know.

Q3) What should I wear? Or is there a dress code?

Dress in warm layers. There isn’t a formal dress code and the restaurant is heated but you will still be exposed to the wind and cold. Keep in mind you may want to spend some time outside for northern lights viewing, so wear extra layers that you are able to remove and add back on as needed.

Q4) Are alcoholic beverages included in the cost?

Some courses may include alcoholic beverages as part of the experience. Any additional drinks will be an added charge. A limited selection of wine and spirits is available for purchase.

Q5) Are tips included in the cost?

Gratuities are not included in the cost.

Q6) What type of food will be served?

Guests will enjoy a meticulously curated menu designed by one of Canada’s top chefs, which features courses inspired by regional delicacies from land and sea.

RAW:churchill foodie tour

RAW:churchill dine under northern lights

Q7) What time are the seatings at?

Seatings are at 6:00pm and 8:30pm. 

Q8) How long is the dinner?

The RAW:churchill dinner will be approximately 2 hours.

Q9) I’d like to bring my camera and tripod for the northern lights viewing – is there anywhere to store my belongings safely during dinner?

Yes definitely. Bring the camera gear with you on the Tundra Buggy and flag down one of the Frontiers North team members. There will be a safe spot on site that they can store it for you if required.

Q10) How do I book a seat today for RAW:churchill?

There are three ways to reserve your seat for RAW:churchill 2019. 

  1. Book onto certain Frontiers North Northern Lights and Winter Nights Enthusiast trips (NL4, NL5 and NL6).
  2. You can also inquire about reserving an entire seating.
  3. Reserve individual tickets now by filling out this form.

Photo © Jaqueline Young


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