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Foraker Restaurant

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23601 Talkeetna Spur Road, Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge, Talkeetna, AK 99676
+1 907-733-9500
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00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

My son and I had the breakfast buffet. $20 per adult and includes 2 beverages. Great view and good food. Scrambled eggs, reindeer sausage, pork sausage, bacon, biscuits and gravy, potatoes and corned beef hash were on the buffet line. My husband had the eggs benedict and said it was great.

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Thank SAExplorers
Oro Valley, Arizona
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

This restaurant is part of the Princess Denali Lodge just north of Talkeetna. A fantastic view of the mountain from the large windows.

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Bronxville, New York
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We had the breakfast buffet on the morning of our departure. The assortment of food were good and would leave no one hungry.

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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is located inside the Talkeetna Lodge. Reservations are recommended. It has a great menu selection of appetizers, entree's and deserts. The halibut is delicious and a generous portion. The blue king crab is outstanding and the legs are split for easy eating. A little pricey but your in Alaska. The service was prompt and friendly. Highly recommend this... More 

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Stony Brook, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

We had dinner at this facility, I had a vegetarian pasta dish and my wife had Taco dish. Food was tasty. The dishes are priced a la carte.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

We enjoyed breakfast at the Foraker Restaurant which is located in the Talkeetna Lodge. They offer a breakfast buffet, which looked good, seemed well-stocked and plenty of people were eating. We didn't want that much food, opting for eggs, potatoes, bacon (Bush Pilot)? It was tasty and the right temperature. Enjoyed it to start our day.

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long branch NJ
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

The restaurant has great ambiance, a good view and great food. The service was terrific. It is probably the best restaurant in Talkeetna.

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Thank Andrea L
Canton, Georgia
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191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Our server, Sarah, was attentive and engaging. She helped with wine pairings and entree selection. We had marinated braised short ribs and grilled halibut in a sauce and combo that my husband described as "magic." The Creme Brûlée was also excellent with a twist - as the topping, it had local birch syrup with a real cream dollop and fresh... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

feeding a resort of captive diners, the food is overpriced and ordinary, I would recommend going into Talkeetna to dine and either walking or taking a taxi back to the hotel

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

We ate breakfast here and were disappointed/annoyed with how slow the service was at the restaurant. We ordered coffee and received that somewhat fast but got a refill about 30 minutes later. The refill on hot water for the tea never came - had to go into the buffet and fill the teapot with hot water. Four of us ordered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$60
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23601 Talkeetna Spur Road, Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge, Talkeetna, AK 99676
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Talkeetna
  • Phone Number: +1 907-733-9500
Description
The Foraker has all the flare of big city dining without the dress code. Instead you'll find amazing Alaska cuisine, linen tablecloths, top notch service, and an award winning wine list. Enjoy dining in a quiet and intimate atmosphere while taking in unobstructed views of the Three Rivers, Denali and the Alaska Range. Our culinary creations have been featured on the Food Network, and we've been honored to receive Wine Spectator's "Award of Excellence" every year for the past decade.

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