Restaurants

Pizza in Valdez

Fat Mermaid

First things first: the Fat Mermaid has got Valdez' best selection of beers, with drafts from three different Alaskan breweries. Second, the food's quite adventurous too, with an eclectic menu featuring funked-out s…
Burgers in Valdez

Old Town Burgers

A super-popular burger and breakfast joint with indoor picnic tables, lightning-fast service, free coffee and – often – a line out the door. It does all the diner favorites as well as fish tacos, and halibut and chi…
Pizza in Cordova

Harborside Pizza

Expanded to include a slick new sit-down eating space, this emporium of fine pizza is still insanely popular, meaning it can be hard to get a seat on a busy night when half of Cordova piles in. Phone ahead, or arriv…
Market in Valdez

Rogue's Garden

A health-food market – in small-town Alaska? Enjoy it while you're here, especially the tip-top deli, where you can customize your sandwich or smoothie. There's a small seating area if it's cold outside.
Cafe in Whittier

Cafe Orca

Gourmet sandwiches, some of the best chowder on the Sound, and a great little waterfront deck are the perfect combination for the best lunch in town. If it’s raining, sit inside with a hot espresso.
Cafe in Whittier

Donut Depot

A donut shack on the edge of Whittier's all-consuming car park, with enough sweetness and strong coffee to take the gray out of the dullest Prince William Sound day.
Fast Food in Valdez

Alaska Halibut House

Frying up fresh local fish, this home-spun fish shack is one of Valdez' faster fast-food joints. The halibut basket headlines, closely followed by the popcorn shrimp. Inside, expect hard tables and plastic forks.
Fast Food in Cordova

Picnic Basket

A food cart that does the cheapest (and best) halibut and chips in town, in addition to homemade desserts, wraps and shakes. It's usually located in a car park with a few tables and chairs scattered outside.