Restaurants

Pizza in Valdez

Fat Mermaid

With good views and scrumptious pizza pies, this smallish bar and restaurant is quite popular. The patio is great on summer days, and the eclectic menu features funked-out sandwiches like a taste-bud-popping wasabi …
Italian in Valdez

Mike’s Palace

This locals’ favorite specializes in Italian fare, but also serves up well-conceived fresh catch specials and a massive seafood platter sampler. The high-backed chairs and moose horns just add to the rich ambience o…
Burgers in Valdez

Old Town Burgers

This super-popular burger and breakfast joint often has a line out the door. Set in a modular home with plastic tables and slightly ineffective (yet friendly) service, they have plenty of greasy spoon favorites, but…
Mexican in Valdez

Ernesto’s Taqueria

Locally loved, this place serves large portions of serviceable Mexican food on the cheap – go for the blackened shrimp or halibut tacos – and has a cold selection of Mexican beer.
American in Valdez

Totem Inn Restaurant

In the morning, tourists and locals flock here for the Alaska-sized breakfasts. Lunch is all about burgers and sandwiches, while dinner has decent seafood.
Fast Food in Valdez

Alaska Halibut House

Frying up fresh local fish, this home-spun fish shack is what every fast-food joint should be. The halibut basket is delish.
Market in Valdez

Rogue's Garden

This health food market has a tip-top deli where you can customize your sandwich or smoothie. There's a small seating area.
Supermarket in Valdez

Safeway

With its impressive sandwich and salad bar, this grocery store is among Valdez’ best places for a bite.
Chinese in Valdez

Fu Kung

Fantastic Chinese food. Lunch specials include egg rolls and quality wonton soup.