Top things to do

Top Choice Museum in Unalaska & Dutch Harbor

Museum of the Aleutians

This small but impressive museum is one of the best native cultural centers in Alaska. It relives the Aleutian story from prehistory through the Russian America period to WWII and the present. Exhibits are broken in…
Top Choice Historic Site in Unalaska & Dutch Harbor

Aleutian WWII National Historic Area

In 1996 Congress created this 134-acre national historic area to commemorate the bloody events of WWII that took place on the Aleutian Islands.To learn about the ‘Forgotten War,’ begin at the Aleutian WWII Visitor C…
Seafood in Unalaska & Dutch Harbor

Chart Room

The swankiest restaurant in Dutch Harbor and, by definition, the Aleutian Islands, the Chart Room has more meat than seafood on its menu. It’s best known for its weekend buffet brunch spread ($25) which includes kin…
Asian in Unalaska & Dutch Harbor

Dutch Harbor Fast Food

Don’t let the name fool you: this is a sit-down place serving great Asian staples such as chow mein, fried rice and pho. The pad thai comes in a pile the size of your face and is highly recommended.
Asian in Unalaska & Dutch Harbor

Airport Restaurant

A godsend of a restaurant located at an airport notorious for bad weather. Better than the usual franchise food, it does American staples along with some excellent Vietnamese dishes: try the Airport Surf – a banh mi…
Mexican in Unalaska & Dutch Harbor


This Dutch Harbor restaurant does a little of everything, from breakfast and burgers to seafood and pasta, but the majority of its menu is Mexican, including almost a dozen types of burritos. Amazingly, none of them…
Supermarket in Unalaska & Dutch Harbor


As is often the case in the remoter parts of Alaska, the local Safeway is a passable place to grab a coffee and sandwich.
Bar in Unalaska & Dutch Harbor

Cape Cheerful Lounge

The Grand Aleutian Hotel bar is more refined than the Harbor View and when the sun is out drinkers move to an outdoor deck. The good pub-grub menu includes sliders and barbecued meals ($12 to $18).
Gifts & Souvenirs in Unalaska & Dutch Harbor

Alaska Ship Supply

This warehouse-like store is like a remote outpost of Costco with a few unique extras. The Deadliest Catch hoodies make a good only-in–Dutch Harbor souvenir. If you're not after fishing-trawler fashion, stock up on …
Gifts & Souvenirs in Unalaska & Dutch Harbor

LFS, Inc

For an even better selection of Dutch Harbor logo clothing, raingear and other related commercial fishing gear.