Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Homer

La Baleine

Hands down some of the best food in Homer, if not the entire Kenai Peninsula. As much of it as possible is organic or made in-house, the seafood is freshly caught and the greens and mushrooms locally foraged. Come h…
Top Choice Bistro in Seward

The Cookery

Seward's best restaurant serves excellent land-based cuisine, but local seafood is where it really shines. Start off with local oysters and bubbly, and then delight in whatever fresh seafood is on the menu.
Seafood in Homer

Saltry

In the village of Halibut Cove on Ismailof Island, Saltry makes for the ultimate date, with an outdoor deck over the aquamarine inlet and excellent seafood and vegetarian cuisine. After eating, check out the galleri…
American in Cooper Landing

Gwin's Lodge

Established way back in 1952 (that's ancient for Alaska), this chunky-log roadhouse serves up generous portions with the friendliest waiters in Cooper Landing. It has upped the local scene with live music on weekend…
Italian in Homer

Fat Olives

Housed in the old ‘bus barn,’ this chic and hyperpopular pizza joint and wine bar serves affordable appetizers such as prosciutto-wrapped Alaskan scallops and delicious mains such as wood-oven-roasted rack of lamb. …
Cafe in City of Kenai

Veronica’s Cafe

In an Old Town log building dating from 1918, Veronica’s serves espressos and healthy sandwiches and hosts open mics, folk jams and live bands. There’s a warm wooden sun porch filled with flowers – the best place in…
Seafood in Seward

Chinooks

Seward's best waterfront eatery, this airy, steel-walled spot features a good selection of creative plates featuring local seafood such as smoked scallop, mac 'n' cheese and puttanesca. The cocktails (and mocktails)…
Pizza in Homer

Finn’s Pizza

Finn’s wood-fired pizzas are best enjoyed with a pint of ale in the sunny upstairs solarium. Is there anything better than an excellent pizza and unobstructed views of the bay? We don’t think so. You can also get so…
Seafood in Cooper Landing

Kingfisher Roadhouse

Overlooking Kenai Lake with a pleasant sunroom, this steak and seafood place has the best atmosphere in town. If you’ve had enough fish, try the organic Kingfisher Bleu burger; it’s the perfect replenishment after a…
American in Hope

Bowman’s Bear Creek Lodge

This creekside lodge features a fabulous Alaska-casual-cuisine prix-fixe menu with homemade desserts, seafood specials and a friendly, intimate dining room. One seating per night at 7pm; reservations are required be…