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228 4th Ave, Seward, AK 99664
907-224-2228
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Dining options: Breakfast, Coffee & Tea, 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
A favorite stop

Like the last reviewer said, it has downsized. The kitchen and bakery we all loved so much is gone, but a carafe of coffee and those wonderful lemon cookies still remain. There are a lot more items added for those one of a kind pieces of Alaskan art. Clothing selection in the back, and of course... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
Terry T
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Eagle River, Alaska
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Eagle River, Alaska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Like the last reviewer said, it has downsized. The kitchen and bakery we all loved so much is gone, but a carafe of coffee and those wonderful lemon cookies still remain. There are a lot more items added for those one of a kind pieces of Alaskan art. Clothing selection in the back, and of course Ravens! Still my favorite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

The Bakery has downsized, but there's more, more, more of everything else. Jewelry has no calories, and the locally handpainted scarves are like jewelry, too! Shopping here is better than ever. I can always count on finding that special gift or something for myself.

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Silverhill, Alabama, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

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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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 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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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 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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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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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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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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Address: 228 4th Ave, Seward, AK 99664
Phone Number: 907-224-2228
Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Seward
Cuisine: Bakeries

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bakeries

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