Restaurants

Top Choice American in Denali National Park & Preserve

229 Parks

South of McKinley Village, this stylish timber-frame hideaway is quintessentially modern Alaskan: locally owned, organic and fervently committed to both the community and environment. Everything is made on-site, inc…
Top Choice Pizza in Denali National Park & Preserve

Prospectors Pizzeria & Ale House

Perennially busy and with good reason! Set in the Old Northern Lights Theatre building, this cavernous alehouse-cum–pizza parlor has quickly become one of the most popular eating establishments in the park area. In …
Top Choice Breakfast in Talkeetna

Talkeetna Roadhouse

This venerable, colorful establishment has the best breakfast in town. Half-orders are adequate, full orders are mountain-sized. The restaurant also doubles as a bakery, cooking up giant cinnamon rolls in the mornin…
Top Choice Cafe in Denali National Park & Preserve

Black Bear Coffee House

Serving coffee worthy of a hip Seattle-based barista, along with jolly decent coconut cake and mega-strong wi-fi, this place is a knee-weakening apparition to people who've been living off camping food for the last …
International in McCarthy

McCarthy Lodge

One of the more pleasant absurdities of McCarthy is the way you can enjoy expertly prepared gourmet food in what, superficially, looks like Tombstone circa 1881. Although it may be 200 miles from the nearest superma…
Diner in Tolsona Creek to Matanuska Glacier

Eureka Lodge

A typical roadside Alaska diner where taxidermic animals stand guard over truck drivers tucking into home cooking. The lodge is at a high point on the Glenn Hwy, meaning the weather can go through four different sea…
Pizza in Denali National Park & Preserve

Panorama Pizza Pub

This eatery was once the family’s gift shop but now offers good beer, burgers and pizza pies, with midsummer salads coming from a Healy-based organic grower. Later at night the place becomes more ‘pub’ than ‘pizzeri…
American in The Interior

Perch Restaurant & Cabins

It’s called the Perch for a reason, as the restaurant sits high on a moraine above Carlo Creek, with an almost-eye-level view of the surrounding peaks. It’s just a quick jaunt from the highway, however, and on a sun…
Steak in Fairbanks

Pump House Restaurant

Located 4 miles from downtown, this national historic site was once a pump house during the gold-mining era. It’s loaded with character and collectibles, but the food is undistinguished and the dining area takes its…
American in Fairbanks

Wolf Run Restaurant

Set in an old timber house that has recently been spruced up, Wolf Run has long been known for its generous, super-sweet dessert plates, but lately has also excelled at gourmet food with a strong Middle Eastern infl…