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Pagoda Restaurant

€€ - €€€Chinese, Asian,
431 N Santa Claus Ln, North Pole, AK 99705-6070
+1 907-488-7799
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mongolian beef” (32 reviews)
“walnut shrimp” (23 reviews)
“fried rice” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30 Hours
Chinese, Asian, Mongolian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
431 N Santa Claus Ln, North Pole, AK 99705-6070
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Reviewed yesterday

When the locals at church in Fairbanks tell you to go to a restaurant...you go. Great food. My wife and I shared the entree and still had plenty left over. Food was delicious.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My hubby and I shared a plate of fried rice and sesame chicken. Boy was there ton of food on the plate!! And boy was it good!!! We heard about Pagoda while watching Diners, Drive Ins and Dives. My husband watches and insisted that we...More

Thank mrsgfhjr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped to shop at the Santa Clause House, and asked Santa if he would recommend a restaurant in the area. His first recommendation was Pagoda - and he was right on. The food was excellent, the service great, and the location just minutes from...More

Thank Sandy G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'd been told by some of the locals that the Pagoda was 'the' oriental restaurant in North Pole. I'd already tried a another one highly rated so figured I'd try this one too. It was for lunch and, thank the stars, I was a bit...More

Thank Antiquetuck
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The decor in this restaurant is nice. They are very fast. Most everything you order you will have plenty to eat there and plenty to take home. All the dishes we ordered were very good.

Thank chocokid013
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Seems like Chinese dishes always have too much of that tasteless brown sauce masking the flavors of the meat and vegetables. This is NOT the case at Pagoda. Sauces were light, veggies were crisp, and the meat was tender. Highly recommend Mongolian Beef and Basil...More

Thank Tracy K
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I realize this has been on Diners, Drive ins and Dives but it is just good, not great. It is wayyy over priced for Chinese food. It's almost $20 for an entree, rice and an egg roll. Also I have noticed when the meat is...More

Thank Hanah B
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This amazing restaurant is literally in the middle of nowhere. 15 miles outside of Fairbanks Alaska, I was expecting the worst. It was done of the best Chinese food I've ever had. Just wow.

Thank TheGandyman
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped to eat for lunch. What a monster plate of food for $15 each. We are big eaters and couldn’t finish it. Very tasty and fast service. Be sure you are hungry if you go here!

Thank Ted P
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Huge portions, friendly service, good food, reasonably priced! We all had take-home containers! It was busy at 2:30-3:00 in the afternoon.

Thank PAM J
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Questions & Answers
22 January 2018|
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Response from joe_chemo | Reviewed this property |
No, but takeouts are easy
29 January 2017|
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Response from Thomas A | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
17 December 2016|
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Response from Dorothy M | Reviewed this property |
just called. they are called gift certificates. 9074883338
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 431 N Santa Claus Ln, North Pole, AK 99705-6070
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  North Pole
  • Phone Number: +1 907-488-7799
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