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Halibut Hole

7 Creek Street, Ketchikan, AK
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Ranked #30 of 57 Restaurants in Ketchikan
Cuisines: American
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Description: On Creek Street - really good fish and chips
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English first
Boca Raton, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Trip Advisor needs to update the name. I only had drinks at the bar but it was a fun place with lots of friendly people. Seain the bartender makes you feel at home. Thanks to the manager for letting me buy the Alaskan Brewing Co. glass.

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Houston, Texas
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102 reviews 102 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Ate lunch here and was disappointed. First, they have a strange way of ordering beer. You have go upstairs to a different establishment, and then come back down to order food. We ordered the reindeer hotdog and the fish and chips. It's hard to mess up a hotdog, but they certainly did. The fish was over cooked and very greasy.... More 

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SGF, MO
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225 reviews 225 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
428 helpful votes 428 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

After strolling through Creek Street, it was nice to just sit, sip something cold and have a snack while watching the creek roll and the salmon run. The menu is small and service is decent. The bar inside is pretty much a dive and the space is wasted by a pool table but it's their business. The fried halibut was... More 

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53 reviews 53 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

I was hungry after the tour and we went for seafood. It was my first experience with Alaska's restaurants. I was surprised anyone would fry halibut, but I was willing to try. It was better than my later experiences with same. Fish and chips were Okay, but seemed like a waste of a great fish to me. The fish was... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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40 reviews 40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Enjoyed a quick lunch creekside. This is a tiny patio diner with limited but offerings, mostly of the fried variety. We wanted a beer with lunch and were a bit surprised that alcohol purchases had to be made elsewhere -- inside in the Eagles hall -- though you could drink it at your table. The Eagles are great folks, but... More 

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Connecticut
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

We asked the salesman in one of the shops on Creek Street where we should get lunch, and he recommended Halibut Hole. There is casual outdoor, plastic seating. Bottled water is available outside and any other drinks you have to purchase from the lodge, inside. The lodge also allows you to use the bathrooms. We had the salmon sandwiches. They... More 

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Palm Harbor, FL
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171 reviews 171 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Good place to get halibut or salmon. Very small operation and a bit unusual but the food is fairly good.

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United States
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41 reviews 41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

What a great little open air place on Creek Street. Service was warm and friendly. We loved having lunch here as we watched the tide come in. Delicious hot food for a group of hungry folks.

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Surrey, Canada
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83 reviews 83 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

We were on an Alaskan cruise and I was craving fish and chips. I'd would actually walk casually through restaurants looking at the food served and most fish and chips restaurants were NOT serving fish and chips... bad indication of their fish and chips. I remembered a little place at the end of Creek Street and decided to try the... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

Again, rainy Tuesday, Great location..yummy chowder, comfort food for sure, and if we could have paired it with the beer bread from O'Brien's down the way..It would have been glorious:) Great service, beautiful view while your eating, smell of fryer could get alittle intense but over all yummy warm lunch:)

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Address: 7 Creek Street, Ketchikan, AK
Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Ketchikan
Cuisine: American

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