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Fun and Quirky

Local bar, and there are characters. We stopped for a beer, had a blast. Just make sure you blend... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2016
Marco Island, Florida
Our kind of bar

Well, we fit in to a tee! One must be a cameleon and wear a differant hat. It is a very local... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2016
Linda R
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“Fun and Quirky”
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3851 Shelford St, Homer, AK 99603-7568
+1 907-235-1455
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

Too many sketchy locals here.... We stopped in with our group expecting this to be the happening place in Homer, found out just the opposite. If I were you I'd go across the road a ways and go to Alice's Champagne Room. Great place, great...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2016

Local bar, and there are characters. We stopped for a beer, had a blast. Just make sure you blend in with the locals. FYI, it is a smoking bar and I imagine it could get smokey in there. The windows were all open when we...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Well, we fit in to a tee! One must be a cameleon and wear a differant hat. It is a very local hangout. Not much for those looking for plush -nope. We had an awesome bartendar that took super good care of the four of...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed July 17, 2016

This is what it says outside - who could resist? You open the door and everyone falls silent and turns to look at you... But what fun! We sat at the bar and had a couple of beers and chatted with the very friendly locals....More

Thank CathyS35
Reviewed July 13, 2016

Of course if you are traveling through Homer, you have to go to the Salty Dawg just so you can say you've been to the Salty Dawg. But for a truly great bar, this is the place to go It is in the actual town...More

Thank Kickbass
Reviewed June 9, 2016

We went in one evening when staying in Homer. It had a great atmosphere and was full of very friendly locals. They were fun to talk to. You are allowed to smoke in there, but this just adds to the traditional bar character and makes...More

Thank Alex B
Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Great bar, a real taste of Alaska. It has all of the atmosphere of a fishermans bar, great locals and also full of young folk coming to see the bands. Good food and friendly bar staff. Best nights were with "English John" singing. Really made...More

Thank WanderingGekko
Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

Loved the Guy Johnny from Manchester England. Hes a real folk singer and perfect singer/banjo and guitar player . I love his show on Thursdays. I've been to all the bars in homer and none of them compare to Kharacters, for the simple fact that...More

2  Thank Curious806143
Reviewed June 12, 2014

This bar feel larger inside than it looks from the outside. There was a band playing every night that we were there. One of the bands was really not good, but the rest were entertaining. And the music can be pretty loud. There is a...More

2  Thank AlaskaOm
Reviewed February 19, 2014

The music is so loud in Fridays at 5:00 to 9:00 that one can not talk to the person next to them. The bartender refuses to have it turned down it is not an enjoyable environment at that hour so I suggest to avoid and...More

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