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41935 Kachemak Dr, Homer, AK 99603-9474
(907) 235-5638
Today
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A hidden gem of the maritime world

Prepare to be surrounded by regulars and townies who are working right next door in the boatyard. This place sports some great burgers, and can end up making you want to come back for more. It's a hidden gem, and really deserves your attention when you get to Homer if you need a quick, delicious... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
JV355
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Homer, Alaska
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Homer, Alaska
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63 reviews 63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

Prepare to be surrounded by regulars and townies who are working right next door in the boatyard. This place sports some great burgers, and can end up making you want to come back for more. It's a hidden gem, and really deserves your attention when you get to Homer if you need a quick, delicious lunch.

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Anchor Point, Alaska
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

my husband and i have eaten there a few times, because he worked at the boat yard. otherwise i would not have found this little restaurant. its a bit off the beaten path. its small and cozy and the food was very good. friendly service too. it has a scenic view if you love looking at boats on one side... More 

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Moncks Corner
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This small out of the cafe is it the boatyard entrance which might be hard to find for tourists. So do yourself a favor and do whatever it takes to find it, ask a local or ? The food is great priced very well, I had the big boatyard burger, they made a burger that was really big and would... More 

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014 via mobile

$25 fish basket was really good. The homemade tartar sauce was incredible. The restaurant is off the beaten path. It is kind of weird that there was no restroom or sink to wash hands. Bring hand sanitizer! Worth it

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Simi Valley, California
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98 reviews 98 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Had the fried clams and they were cooked perfectly...Usually, restaurants overcook them. Not here, the coffee is the bomb as well...

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Never once been disappointed with my meal here. They are always friendly, fast, fresh, and delicious. like to come out here and have lunch with my dad now and then who works at the Boat Yard, and its always a treat.

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Fritz Creek, Alaska
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198 reviews 198 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

As you can see the reviews here are from locals (me included). If you want to eat off the beaten path in an actual working boat yard and get the best burgers in town, eat here. I'm stuck on the Patty Melt. Whenever I get a Patty Melt anyplace else I compare it to the one here, this is the... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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163 reviews 163 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

The Boatyard Cafe is our favorite place to go when the urge for a delicious hamburger (best ones in Homer!) or homemade milkshake strikes our family... There is a great selection of burger types, which can be accompanied by a generous helping of fries (or yummy onion rings). The shrimp basket has such large portions that we usually share this... More 

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Homer, Alaska
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

The staff seemed cold. Atmosphere and location are nothing special. Food was ok, but pricey. Tried the cafe several times as I had heard good things about it.

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Fritz Creek, Alaska
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2012

They are great for hamburgers and are located at the east end of Kachemak Drive in Homer within a boatyard.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 41935 Kachemak Dr, Homer, AK 99603-9474
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Homer
  • Phone Number: (907) 235-5638
Open Hours
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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