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Alpine Diner & Bakery

1 Alyeska Hwy, Girdwood, AK 99587
(907) 783-2550
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Ranked #23 of 24 Restaurants in Girdwood
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Sep 12, 2014
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English first
Anchorage, Alaska
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I don't really know why I keep going back to this bakery. I've heard that people think it is over-rated, but I disagree. I have never met anyone that liked this place even a little. The most that can be said for this place is that if you are looking for sugary food that is bigger than your head, you... More

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Centerville, Ohio
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1,263 reviews 1,263 reviews
845 restaurant reviews
2,360 helpful votes 2,360 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Alpine Diner & Bakery is the Perfect location for Java and Gas when going to or coming from the Kenai. Gas station is separate from Alpine Diner & Bakery. However, both are located directly on HWY 1 south of Anchorage, north of Steward and Homer. Coffee is great! Shall return.

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Salton City, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Through the window of the bakery as you walk by you can see their display case full of donuts, cookies, brownies, cinnamon rolls. The brownies and cinnamon rolls are the size of the take out box. The first time we went we each ordered a cinnamon roll. They offered to warm them up for us. They are melt in your... More

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Sydney, Australia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

been first time to alaska, we found this place was great for breakfast.we even has very nice hot chocolate and took some sweets for the road as well, a nice drive back to anchorage. If we had more time, we would of had our breakfast here on a daily basis,

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Not that great and the prices are sky high. $9 for a donut, peanut butter cookie and raspberry danish. Should have been half the price for the quality.

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

I think many long time Alaskans still come here to reminisce of the old bakery. It used to be criminal if you were headed south and didn't stop to grab one of the massive sized bear claws or fritters. The people running the show were amazing and a treasure to have in the state. From the old man who would... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

The donut was okay...I suppose. It certainly wasn't good enough to make up for the amazingly rude mouth breather behind the counter. I won't be going back unless it's for another cup of coffee to throw in her face.

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Soldotna, Alaska
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

Food is overpriced and not very good. Girl behind counter actually used obscenity towards my elderly mother...as an Alaskan that drives by frequently...I would never go there again...also the place is run down...gas station has donuts and cookies for cheaper.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This was awful. We stopped early in the morning on our way south and they sold us day old or 3 day old pastries that were way overpriced and stale. Don't bother stopping here. I will never go there again. Very disappointing.

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Oak Harbor, Washington, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

We stopped here for donuts and coffee on our way back to Anchorage. The jelly filled donut was okay.... nothing spectacular but the girl working the counter was completely rude. I asked for a sleeve for our coffee and since the girl was really busy I grabbed one myself. She got really upset and continued to make LOUD rude comments... More

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