Western Alaska restaurants

Cafe in Nome

Pingo Bakery

For Pingo shout ‘bingo!,’ especially if you arrive on a day when this precious little cafe is open. Best way to find out? Follow your nose. You’ll catch the heady aroma of freshly baked cinnamon buns long before you…
American in Nome

Milano's Pizzeria

Despite the name, Milano's serves way more than pizza. This local favorite slings subs, cheesesteaks, tempura, terikyaki, spaghetti, sushi, ramen and (why not?) a lobster dinner. The pizza itself is also pretty damn…
Japanese in Nome

Bering Sea Bar & Grill

Is this the best sushi we've ever had? No, but it's the only sushi we've had overlooking the icy Bering Sea, and that's something. You can also grub on not-so-Japanese but very Alaskan favorites like chili cheese fr…
American in Nome

Polar Café

This popular waterfront eatery serves straightforward food that hits the spot – at least in Nome. As a bonus it has open views of the Bering Sea, friendly service and a $10 salad bar.
Japanese in Nome

Husky Restaurant

This cheap (by Nome standards) and cheerful diner does up platters of gyoza, chicken katsu, teriyaki and the usual Arctic slate of burgers and sandwiches.