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Gold Creek Salmon Bake

1061 Salmon Creek Ln, Juneau, AK 99801-7811
+1 907-789-0052
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Ranked #26 of 110 Restaurants in Juneau
Price range: $36 - $49
Cuisines: Seafood
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Dining options: Reservations, Buffet
Description: Alaska Travel Adventures:Gold Creek Salmon Bake/ Alaska Salmon Bake-A feast as grand as Alaska itself!The Gold Creek Salmon Bake is an event that’s been grilled to perfection for 35 years. Savor an all-you-can-eat adventure, in a unique outdoor environment you’ll find nowhere else.Arrive at a beautiful setting, in lush rain forest alongside a creek, under translucent domes that protect you from the elements, rain or shine. Savor the aroma of wild salmon, grilling slowly over fires of fragrant alder wood. And settle in for a feast for all your senses!The sumptuous spread has something for everyone. Choose from grilled salmon, Cheechako Chicken, Chilkoot Baked Beans, Tongass Wild-Rice Pilaf, Gold Rush Potatoes and a robust selection of other sides, salads and beverages. Beer and wine are available for purchase, and vegetarians, take note — there’s plenty to tempt your palate! Come back for seconds, or thirds, while a local musician sets a festive mood. And, just when you think you’ve had enough — bring on the blueberry cake for dessert!After dinner, roast marshmallows over a campfire. Stroll through the forest to lovely Salmon Creek waterfall. View the remains of the Wagner Mine and try your hand at panning for gold. Visit the trading post to purchase a souvenir gold pan or other memento.There’s plenty to do, and shuttle buses run regularly, so your visit can last as long as you like. Don’t return until your tastes have been satisfied — and you’re filled with great memories!
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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76 reviews 76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Jean and I had dinner here as part of a "shore excursion" on our cruise from Seward to Vancouver. The salmon was cooked over an alderwood fire and served on picnic tables outdoors. VERY tasty and the good weather definitely contributed to the experience. While most people did not take the optional trail to the falls, it was well worth... More

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Maryland
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104 reviews 104 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

After our gold panning, we went to the salmon bake in Skagwag. They did have plenty of food. You could have salmon and/or chicken. We all got salmon and it was very good. They did have plenty sides including baked beans, corn, coleslaw and macaroni salad. Had a good time.

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11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Very cool little spot, has outdoor seating and heated areas with a cool guy doin lil country songs. Loved everything but the Salmon though. The blueberry cake is to die for. Seriously.

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New England
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189 restaurant reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

A heck of a lot of fun, I love this sort of thing! As much as I love haute cuisine, there is a place in my heart for this sort of venue. A greeter dressed in an 1890s tavern-ish costume, all set outside, great smells of salmon being grilled right before your eyes on open flames, picnic tables under open-walled... More

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Mississauga, Canada
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81 reviews 81 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

It was an outdoor setting with music, open fire salmon bake, great chowder, and of course the dessert. Don't forget to roast marshmallows over a campfire. Walking around the salmon creek waterfall is a plus.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Riding a yellow and blue bus, which supposedly represent the colors of the Alaskan flag, should have been my first warning. Pulling into a parking lot in a warehouse/industrial area should have been the red flag warning - beware!!!! The food was terrible - not hot, bland, and not appealing. The fish was freshly cooked and hot but bone dry... More

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NYC
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57 reviews 57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

My family and I enjoyed the salmon bake during our recent Alaskan cruise. The food was outstanding and everyone at the bake was pleasant, welcoming, and downright nice. I can honestly say that the meal we enjoyed was one of the best I've ever eaten and highly recommend it to anyone. The meal was part of our sightseeing tour so... More

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56 reviews 56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Tomy and the gang took such good care of us. The food was awesome, the salmon is literally going to be the best you've ever had. They have to drive you there on a bus, we got the yellow Salmon school bus, it was like a funny adventure. And it's all you can eat, we had like 10 pieces and... More

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Juneau, Alaska
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I live here in Juneau, and I have always wanted to try the “ The Salmon Bake “ and once I got to try it, at first I thought that it was pretty good, I mean the food was OK at best, the size of salmon I got was not hug, and I can overlook that, for me I thought... More

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Napa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We took a tour while in Juneau that ended with dinner at the Gold Creek Salmon Bake. We thought the place was charming.....in spite of the rainy drizzle.....it was clean and spread out, really made us feel like we were at a campout. The people there could not have been more welcoming or friendly. The clam chowder was outstanding....very hot... More

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Additional Information about Gold Creek Salmon Bake

Address: 1061 Salmon Creek Ln, Juneau, AK 99801-7811
Phone Number: +1 907-789-0052
Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Juneau
Average Prices: USD 36 - 49
Cuisine: Seafood

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