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The moose is loose

44278 Sterling Hwy, Soldotna, AK 99669-8033
+1 907-260-3036
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  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastries” (88 reviews)
“apple fritters” (95 reviews)
“cinnamon rolls” (60 reviews)
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44278 Sterling Hwy, Soldotna, AK 99669-8033
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I had a few sample pastries and one was sweeter than the next. If your idea of pastries is like pouring a package of sugar directly into your mouth, then this is your place. There is also not much of bread selection, and water taste...More

Thank elconsejero
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

What a cool place! It was quite busy when we visited on a Thursday afternoon - but the staff was super efficient, friendly and prompt with taking orders… We were surrounded by a full supply of delicious treats and breads, as well as lots of...More

Thank Inbr2
Reviewed 5 July 2018

The Moose is Loose is a fantastic bakery that, while a little pricey, is definitely worth a stop and stocking up on some fresh baked goods. During our recent trip to Soldotna, we made two (or maybe 3? trips to the bakery) and enjoyed the...More

Thank HeadOutForFun
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended to me by Natron Air staff. It was convenient to my hotel and opened early, which for me was great. Some of the donuts are huge, but all are delicious! Their apple fritters can't be beat. Coffee is hot and the...More

Thank cathy m
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Great little bakery on way to Homer from Seward. I had the custard filled doughnut and "snowball" cookie. Fresh and DELISH!

Thank Omeima E
Reviewed 2 July 2018

After coming back from a fishing tour, I asked the guide (a local) where the best place for deserts was, and they involuntarily responded: "The Moose is Loose!" We drove down Sterling Highway for about 30 minutes looking for this place and yet there is...More

Thank Yanjipy
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

In my opinion they have best donuts and baked goods on the Kenai Peninsula. Everything is baked daily on site.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 30 June 2018

I had read about this place online, but was shocked by the size of the pastries! The big donuts were the size of a dinner plate! And they were delicious. The cinnamon roadkill was so tasty. The boy/girl iced cookies were excellent! We tried a...More

Thank KLM1
Reviewed 23 June 2018

You want a giant donut, this is the place.. Great coffee, friendly staff, and lots of items to pick from.. Try the road kill pastry. The cinnamon bread is to die for.. was back there two times in less than a week..

Thank Dakota-boy1
Reviewed 20 June 2018

You have to stop here just to see the sheer amount of moose stuff! The baked goods are worth trying too!

Thank michaelsV3389GT
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Bernie P
27 March 2015|
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Response from Heather W | Property representative |
We serve only bakery items: donuts, pastries, bread, rolls, cakes. Sorry!
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44278 Sterling Hwy, Soldotna, AK 99669-8033
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Soldotna
  • Phone Number: +1 907-260-3036
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