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3210 Denali St, Anchorage, AK 99503; Tel. 907.743.9899
F Street Station
325 F Street, Anchorage, AK 99501; Tel. 907.272.5196
425 West 5th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501; Tel. 907.929.3680
Great Alaska Pizza Co., LLC
P.O. Box 112074, Anchorage, AK 99511; Tel. 907.349.3344
Humpy's Great Alaskan Ale House
610 West 6th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska
Anchorage's pub scene is thriving (warming ales are popular on cold winter nights), and the new Humpy's Great Alaskan Ale House offers more of the uplifting brew, 36 beers on tap, than any other Anchorage pub. The halibut burger is a pub favorite, as is Humpy's impressive hamburger.
701 West 36th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99503; Tel. 907.561.5367
Fine dining restaurant and wine bar in Midtown Anchorage. Fresh Alaskan seafood (salmon, halibut, sablefish, rockfish, tuna and scallops) steak, lamb, deer, veal and pasta. Vegan dishes available. Lunch served Mon.-Fri., dinner Tue.-Sat.
2300 East 88 Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99507; Tel. 907.344.1515
1200 L Street, Anchorage, AK 99501; Tel. 907.276.0110
New American regional comfort food at the Inlet Tower Hotel & Suites. Concentrates on combining local herbs and ingredients in preparations of fresh meats and Alaska seafood. Dinner 7 days, and lunch on weekdays.
901 West 6th Ave., Anchorage, AK 99501; Tel. 907.278.5299
Jaxx grill, lounge and bar in downtown Anchorage has a full menu, along with music and dancing to DJ music (with go-go dancers) on weekends. Specialties include burgers, pasta, alaskan halibut and salmon burgers, salads and a fitness menu.
625 West Fifth Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska
Intimate and classy, the Sachs Café in the downtown Anchorage specializes in healthful, adventurous fusion cuisine. The café is close to all downtown Anchorage hotels and stays open late (until 11pm) on weekends.
321 East Dimond Boulevard, Anchorage, AK 99515; Tel. 907.868.3960
Simon & Seaforts Saloon & Grill
420 L Street, Anchorage, Alaska
Simon's is one of Anchorage's more popular restaurants, located a short walk from the Captain Cook Hotel. Expect to wait in their Saloon, even if you have reservations. The staff is gracious and willing to please, the view of Cook Inlet from the large windows is inspiring and the Sizzled Seafood Stew, the King Crab, and Simon's Burnt Cream are warming.
Sourdough Mining Company
5200 Juneau Street, Anchorage, Alaska
Located south of downtown Anchorage, the Sourdough Mining Company feels like an old mining operation, complete with rustic wood floors, high ceilings and a player piano. Meals are reasonably priced; the popular half rack of baby back ribs with corn fritters is just $14.50.
1320 Huffman Park Drive, Anchorage, AK 99515; Tel. 907.348.0088
1000 East Dimond, Suite 100, Anchorage, AK 99515; Tel. 907.341.1000
320 West 5th Avenue, Suite 100, Anchorage, AK 99501; Tel. 907.258.2882
The Downtown Deli & Cafe
525 West 4th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska
Tony Knowles, the mayor of Anchorage, has a lot of Anchorage namesakes, namely the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail and the Downtown Deli & Café, which is located in downtown Anchorage across from the Old City Hall Building and is a great choice for sourdough pancakes, pastrami sandwiches and reindeer (yes, reindeer) sausage.
Villa Nova Restaurant
5121 Arctic, Suite I, Anchorage, AK 99503; Tel. 907.561.1660
--Dining capsules: Erica Pedersen, Boulevards.com