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Burger Queen

518 Water St, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6333
+1 907-225-6060
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion rings” (33 reviews)
“burger” (169 reviews)
“halibut” (31 reviews)
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American, Fast food
518 Water St, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6333
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a great burger here. Despite a 45 minute wait (I walked around and looked at shops, no big deal) and it was worth the wait. Highly recommended...especially after coming out of a week staying at Forest Service cabins/cooking shore lunches!

Thank supercubber
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ran to this place after a recommendation from several people. Burgers were HUGE & yummy, the French fries were DELICIOUS & we were glad we stopped! Don't expect a quick in & out, though! It was a normal wait time, but just remember to...More

Thank DisneyCruisingFamily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch on cruise ship stop. Absolutely wonderful burger and fries. Cooked on charcoal grill. Locals live this place too. Don't miss it!

Thank KDB6228
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this place walking around Ketchikan off our cruise ship. Smelled amazing so we stopped for lunch. No regrets. It's a small shop, about 4-5 tables only inside and a few outside. Menu has great offerings. Classic burgers, fries, onion rings, chicken, etc. They...More

Thank disneyland1955
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I heard Burger Queen was the best and compared to McDonald's, it certainly is. I haven't had to chance to try all of the burger joints in Ketchikan but I definitely enjoyed my meal. Wasn't starving so went with my usual bacon cheeseburger and a...More

Thank trektheusa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tge wait is long but worth every minute for those mouthwatering bugers and the fries.The place is cosy and next to the one of kind famous tunnel.opposite berth 3 on docks of cruise ships.

Thank Karna M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I returned to Burger Queen after two years and with my great pleasure found out that the burger is still the best in Alaska. Had the Seattle Burger with large onion rings. My wife had the BBQ Burger. The burgers were excellent with lots of...More

Thank Masik56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While in Ketchikan for the day, a friend messaged me that we HAD to go here! As we walked towards the Burger Queen, we could smell some amazing food cooking. Sadly, we had just had lunch but saved some room for a good milkshake. My...More

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Thank pjstevens
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour guide recommended this place for lunch. He suggested we order our food and have it delivered to the bar across the street. Town was crazy with five cruise ships so we got there right after they opened at 11. There was already a...More

Thank GettysburgSAD
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

showed up at 6:45 for a burger and a grumpy older gal said the kitchen was closed and burgers take 20 minutes. I have no problem waiting for good food but if you want to leave at 7 then close at 6:30. I just am...More

Thank ckschultz
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you serve halibut cheeks
17 June 2016|
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Response from MillerAmerica | Reviewed this property |
Fish By Trish sells them, but does not cook them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 518 Water St, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6333
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Ketchikan
  • Phone Number: +1 907-225-6060
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