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The Overlook

Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
+1 907-683-3463
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: We offer a continental breakfast, dinner and live music.
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: We offer a continental breakfast, dinner and live music.
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Twinsburg, Ohio
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

I ate dinner there for my last night in Denali. Since, I was traveling alone my only option was to eat at the bar or outside. I was about to leave after they gave me those options. I didn't understand why I couldn't sit inside, it wasn't crowded. But, it was nice enough, a little chilly and they had heaters... More

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

We came across The Overlook when looking for a place to hold a small event. My wife had just recently begun prerelease for her first novel, and we wanted to find a place to celebrate with friends. The Overlook was more than accommodating, and the food... Oh, the food was incredible. I had a wagyu burger topped with a fig... More

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Ocean City, Md
Top Contributor
139 reviews 139 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

WOW, What a great surprise! Everything we had was delicious and I would highly recommend. I was hoping for something a little bit better than down the hill but this place has 5 star food and reasonable prices.

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Pisa, Italy
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67 reviews 67 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

The setting is rustic, cabin-like, but the menu shows ambition and ideas. And surprisingly the staff is kind, attentive, and careful in comparison with other Alaskan restaurants. Try the oysters: juicy, tasty! We recommend also King salmon in an original mexican-alaskan interpretation and a surprising burger with figs and goat cheese. We did not expect all this in the middle... More

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Della M, Public Relations Manager at The Overlook, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your evening with us. The Oysters you mentioned are from Alaska and a favorite in-house. We appreciate that you took the time to review us and, as a new restaurant, find your feedback invaluable. Thank you. More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

You wouldn't expect to find a gem like The Overlook in the middle of Denali National Park. The menu is spectacular. Pick one dish from every category and take your time savoring each bite. From simple dishes like cheese plates and marinated olives to more complex pairings like prosciutto wrapped halibut and mustard crusted rack of lamb, you will find... More

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Della M, Public Relations Manager at The Overlook, responded to this review

Hello, We sincerely thank you for joining us at The Overlook and for taking the time to write about your evening. As a new restaurant, your feedback is invaluable. We hope to see you again soon! More

San Francisco, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

Went to the Overlook with my Husband and it was the best culinary experience we have had in Denali. First the restaurant has a very welcoming atmosphere and an outstanding bar with very knowledgeable staff. However, it is the outside patio with the breathtaking views that really shouldn’t be missed. We started with cocktails at the bar which is very... More

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Della M, Public Relations Manager at The Overlook, responded to this review

Hello, We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the views and your dining experience at The Overlook. We aim to please so your thoughtful review means a great deal. Kind regards and safe travels! More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Best restaurant in Denali. The cocktails were fabulous the food was amazing, not only was it the best lamb I've ever had but the plating was beautiful. Our bartender Matt was fantastic lead us to cocktails we would enjoy and recommended an amazing dish. The lamb was outstanding. Not visiting the overlook would be a mistake! Enjoy the overlook!

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Della M, Public Relations Manager at The Overlook, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to write about The Overlook. As a new restaurant, it means a great deal when our guests take a moment to spread the word. Thank you and we wish you happy travels and delicious meals. More

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