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Alaska Halibut House

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208 Meals Ave, Valdez, AK 99686
907-835-2788
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Alaska fast food

Looks like a sit down full service restaurant but it is an Alaskanized fast food joint. Order your food at the counter and eat off paper. If I pay almost $20 bucks for my meal I prefer to eat off real plates with stainless silverware, not plastic.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
Marie W
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Looks like a sit down full service restaurant but it is an Alaskanized fast food joint. Order your food at the counter and eat off paper. If I pay almost $20 bucks for my meal I prefer to eat off real plates with stainless silverware, not plastic.

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Transferring from the ferry(after cruise ship) to a bus for the interior, had a quick bite of lunch in this small fishing and pipeline town. My wife and I split a basket of cod and fries (we both had two pieces of fish). Very good and very fast service. Fish was lightly battered and both the fish and fries were... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

After a long day on a sightseeing charter this place was a welcome change of pace. They served a very generous portion of cod fish and chips. One of the better fish and chips we've had in Alaska. We would like to go back and try other things on the menu.

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Paris, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This restaurant came highly recommended in several travel books. The halibut was very good but service was iffy. Didn't see anyone but teenagers working. It was a little confusing ordering and receiving food. I noticed it was for sale and wondered if this was the reason for the service quality.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Halibut delicious! Clam chowder excellent. Fast service, in and out. Steady stream of people, friendly staff. Will come back!

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Olympia, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Fries not greasy, Good texture. The Burgers were very tasteful and the Tomatoes and lettuce toppings were fresh. The salad bar was excellent with a good variety of veggies.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

The service was good. The fish was hot and fresh. Lots of room to sit as we were the only people in the place. Definitely not the trendiest place to eat, but who cares when you're wet, tired, and hungry?

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Yadkinville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

A group of 4 traveled from NC to Alaska & Canada. We ate at several places since we were traveling for over 2 weeks. The Alaska Halibut House had the best halibut of any place we ate- including quite a few more expensive, fancier restaurants. All 4 of us agreed that was the best fish on the trip.

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Riverton, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Huge portion fast freindly service and the fish and chips are as good as they get. This is like a house with a closed In porch where you can sit and eat. Get there early because it gets packed.

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Venice,Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

A rainy Sunday and we needed a lunch break. The shuttle driver who was our driver to Kennecott had mentioned this place. We were so glad we took her advice. The halibut was absolutely the best I had during our 2 weeks in Alaska. If you're looking for fancy, this isn't the place. If it's good seafood you're after this... More 

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Additional Information about Alaska Halibut House

Address: 208 Meals Ave, Valdez, AK 99686
Phone Number: 907-835-2788
Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Valdez
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 208 Meals Ave, Valdez, AK 99686
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Valdez
  • Phone Number: 907-835-2788

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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