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Chilkoot Charlie's

Open Now: 10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
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Great Local Bar!

This is a pretty fun place. They had a DJ and nice dance floor. I did not get a chance to go into... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2015
Austin W
Morgantown, West Virginia
Brain Cells?

Wow! What a night we had there! We went in to have a few drinks and to play trivia, Geeks who... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2013
Ogden, Utah
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Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

Went here after an Aces game. Was expecting the worst based on other reviews. Came just after 10pm, you have to go through a metal detector and have your picture taken, cover was $5. Beer selection is pretty good, maybe 15 or 20 drafts and...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is a pretty fun place. They had a DJ and nice dance floor. I did not get a chance to go into the "Canary" room. I will have to see it next time.

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed September 28, 2014

This place is listed under restaurants on the Anchorage visitor's map. We were there because the name was interesting. We just wondered what Alaskan food would be. When we pulled up into the handicapped space out front this hulk of a guy comes walking out...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank AngelaB306
Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

At all costs avoid this place.your need full protecrton gear. Over priced,dirty,police watching always. If you value your life or others look from a distance, take a picture. Ir you decide to venture in expect rude bouncers!!!!!!

Date of experience: October 2013
6  Thank Richard L
Reviewed November 5, 2013 via mobile

Overall a dive. Pass on this place.Stinks inside bouncers create problems overall just pass! Bouncers create problems, I wouls not advice going to chilkoots charlies in anchorage Ak

Date of experience: October 2013
4  Thank Richard L
Reviewed July 26, 2013

My husband had read about this place in one of his guidebooks and really wanted the "authentic Alaskan bar" experience. So, we went to Chilkoot Charlie's our last night in Anchorage. My best advice would be to (1) eat beforehand as there isn't much available...More

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank Chelsyna
Reviewed March 18, 2013

Don't be thrown off by the metal detecter and mug shot taken at the door. I guess this place can get packed with more than 10 distinct bars under one roof. We came only to see the replica of the Bird House bar. My parents...More

Date of experience: March 2013
7  Thank RobertB869
Reviewed March 2, 2013

Wow! What a night we had there! We went in to have a few drinks and to play trivia, Geeks who Drink. Just know our team was horrible but it was a lot of fun! I can say I am glad we took a taxi...More

Date of experience: February 2013
2  Thank SnowUtah
Reviewed November 15, 2012

Some guy at Koots came in after hours searching for his finger in the sawdust once, that's all! Sheesh! Me? Love the fact that you can walk around to hear different music genres. I no longer drink, but they used to be very good there....More

Date of experience: November 2012
1  Thank MsNey
Reviewed August 1, 2011

Just walking through the front door, puts a big smile on my face. Well, it use to anyways. It's not as busy and fun like it use to be. And I think it has to do with some of the staff. They will kick you...More

3  Thank EODWife88
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February 22, 2017|
Response from Liz m | Reviewed this property |
walk to Spenard & Lakeshore WNW (intersection) which is headed towards downtown (around 30 minutes or so travel time) then get off at Minnesota & 26th NNE then walk on over to 'Koots which is about a 6 min. walk.