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Charlotte's Bakery, Cafe, Espresso

American, Diner
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115 S. Willow, Kenai, AK 99611
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Seating

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Awesome Sammys!!

I love their sandwiches and have never had a bad one. I have never been there for breakfast so I can't comment on that.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 20, 2014
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Soldotna, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

The Seafood Salad at Charlottes is fantastic! It is huge, and they don't skimp on the seafood. The dressing is fresh and really compliments the shrimp and crab. I can't review any of the other food because I order this salad every time. It's always good.

Thank LaurieMarta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The sandwiches and baked beans are delicious! Salads are fantastic! Don't waste your time on breakfast...very disappointing.

1 Thank ak_roamer_2016
Kenai, Alaska
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Charlotte's a very popular restaurant here in Kenai. Their soups, salads, and sandwiches are all wonderful. Their house-made bread is fantastic (seriously some of the best sourdough ever). We just ordered for delivery today. Both getting our favorites (Kassy got the Mandi's Chicken Sandwich, and I, of course, went for the french dip). It's fresh, good portion size, and made... More 

Thank Antonia R
Albany, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Stopped by for breakfast. Eggs Over Easy, bacon, toast, potatoes & OJ. Egg's were perfect except waitress put plate down with egg's hanging 1/2 off the side of the plate. Bacon was microwaved to an excruciating brittle state, unedable. Toast was hard as a rock, probably 3 or 4 days past its prime. The potatoes were good, saving the breakfast.... More 

1 Thank vrqqqm
Kotzebue, AK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Great breakfast, very good coffee, nice staff, kid friendly. (family had eggs, egg scramble, french toast, sourdough pancakes). Great find in town!

Thank mpcooper
Kenai, Alaska
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71 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

Had a Chicken Caesar sandwich with pasta salad. Not only was the presentation ridiculous (see picture) but it tasted horrible. Took two bites (had to use a knife and fork), paid the bill and left. The service was also pretty poor. Barrista stood with his elbows on the counter, eyes glued to his iPhone. The waitress was adequate, but said... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I love their sandwiches and have never had a bad one. I have never been there for breakfast so I can't comment on that.

Thank NateB4
Kenai, Alaska
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60 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

After doing some early morning errands and shopping before the holidays, a friend of mine and I decided to do lunch. We were in Kenai and I had suggested we go to Charlottes for a sandwich and a coffee to warm up. It was a Saturday about 2 o'clock and freezing snow and wind outside. Greeted immediately by a voice... More 

Thank FlyFishLady
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

With the cool rainy day, it was a good time for sandwich and soup. Both were very good. The menu has many nice selections, and for the life of me, I can't remember what I had! I do remember the cup of soup was excellent. Its a popular place with the locals and we understand why: very good food, service... More 

Thank Spencer_8
Kenai, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

If you are visiting Kenai and looking for a good breakfast or lunch option Charlotte's would be my recommendation. They're open M- Sat and offer healthy, fresh options. Probably one of the most popular choices for lunch is the seafood salad. The smaller version is actually fairly large and is a tasty, fresh, light choice. They also have great coffee... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 115 S. Willow, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Kenai
  • Phone Number: 907-283-2777

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Diner

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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