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Ranting Raven Bakery

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228 4th Ave, Seward, AK 99664
907-224-2228
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
It was ok

My wife and I had breakfast there. Food and coffee was ok. The lady running the registrar was kind of rude. I would try Sea Beans across the street. Great coffee and breakfast with a good atmosphere.

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 13, 2014
Justin W
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Silverhill, Alabama, United States
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
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Silverhill, Alabama, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

My wife and I had breakfast there. Food and coffee was ok. The lady running the registrar was kind of rude. I would try Sea Beans across the street. Great coffee and breakfast with a good atmosphere.

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43 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

A very eclectic gift shop with one of a kind Alaska art pieces....The bakery is delicious but limited in it's variety. Definitely worth stopping!

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We were surprised how small the coffee shop part of the bakery was with only 4 / 5 tables as most of the shop floor is taken up by a gift shop. First impression is that the bakery / coffee shop is an after thought, however, the food is scrummy yummy. We had hot chocolate, latte, and 'peaches & cream'... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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153 reviews 153 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Fantastic treats and coffee in the bakery. Nice jewelry, two lines of fun clothing with great designs and other unique items makes this shop a perfect stop for gifts. Fantastic selection of Ray Troll T-shirts.

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Somerset, Wisconsin
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184 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We stopped here for a little sweet treat and were pleasantly surprised. My husband had the cherry scone and I had lavender rosemary shortbread. It's a cute little place with a nice gift shop and good coffee. I would stop again.

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Oakland, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

This was fine, and about the best bakery we found in Seward. Stopped in for a quick breakfast on the way out to the glacier. We had a turnover and a cinnamon roll. Both were fine, but we wouldn't rave about them. Really did like the local vibe of the place, though, and the gift store in front is worth... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We had breakfast here before our cruise and it was very good. Excellent Blueberry muffin and my kids enjoyed their French toast. We had also ordered box lunches to take on the boat with us the night before and they had them packed and ready to go.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Good coffee, and tasty pastries. I wouldn't get the cinnamon bun, though, as it's too gooey. The rest of the pastries and the quiches were excellent.

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Eagle River, Alaska
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126 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Great bakery, different pastries and quiche everyday. Spinach and feta, mushroom Gorgonzola, sweets, and best of all, the coffee is never a disappointment. This is the best bakery in Seward and don't forget the cookies! Lemon shortbread, peanut butter and killer brownies. Nice seating area, great staff, and excellent art and local items for sale. Don't waste your time at... More 

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Christiansburg, Virginia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I can't help but get a little nervous when we travel because I never know when or where I am going to be able to find good gluten-free food, but the Ranting Raven was a pleasant surprise. The guy behind the counter said they rotate every other day between scones and muffins. The day I went they had GF Carrot... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 228 4th Ave, Seward, AK 99664
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Seward
  • Phone Number: 907-224-2228

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bakery

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