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The Back Door Cafe

104 Barracks St, In Downtown, Sitka, AK 99835-7532
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“cakes” (4 reviews)
“pie” (4 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
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104 Barracks St, In Downtown, Sitka, AK 99835-7532
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a coffee shop doesn't realize that the first standard of a good coffee shop is to be friendly. This place has extremely unfriendly staff, posters on the walls claiming we fought the Iraq war for oil ( of course, the Iraq war has been...More

1  Thank dtroutte
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Neighbors meet neighbors here, and if you come early you can watch the bakers do their magic. The kind of place you wish you had back home.

Thank wws68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coffee and baked goods were delicious. Staff was rude, unfriendly, and unwelcoming. Shop was not full but there was a small line of three people.

Thank kejsod
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Easy to find and the staff so friendly. Freshly baked items with personally crafted coffee drinks. Great place to start the day if you are staying over in Sitka.

Thank jimwlakeforest
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended by a friend who had recently been to Sitka. We were not disappointed. Great coffee and wonderful berry pie. We will come back next time we are in Sitka.

Thank skyjill1
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Best place in Sitka for anytime great coffee and a pastry, tea and a chat while resting tired feet. Grab a chair and share your visit

Thank confre
Reviewed 20 July 2018

This shop was recommended to us by three different local merchants (the team at Back Door Cafe must have a strong coffee lobbyist working on their behalf ;)) so we decided to get some coffee before heading back to take the shuttle to the ship....More

Thank joe l
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Best coffee in town, actually the best coffee I had in the States so far, home made blueberry muffins and more. Only great for breakfast if you like sweets.

Thank Gerlinde H
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I love the Back Door. The coffee is good and the location is perfect... mid town. I would give 5 stars but it was extremely busy when we stopped in and service was a bit slow. However, worth the wait. An added bonus... this coffee...More

Thank SaraM9091
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This place is a little hard to find, but worth it. You either enter it through the bookstore (walk to the back) or you go around the building & enter through the back door (hence the name). Pastries are homemade & yummy, so is the...More

Thank tylottama
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 14:00
Monday
06:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 17:00
Thursday
06:30 - 17:00
Friday
06:30 - 17:00
Saturday
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Barracks St, In Downtown, Sitka, AK 99835-7532
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Sitka
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