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Karstens Public House


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner


American, Bar
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Dinner options were adequate and the service good despite being very busy. Good bar area with moderately priced beverages and food. My reindeer meatloaf was good, but the mashed potatoes only average

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank T6218VVgregw
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I had been out since 5.30am and needed a quick meal before retiring to bed. Good choice of food on menu and food served promptly. My husband had the fish and chips and I had the steak and frites. Staff were friendly...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Terrie15
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here twice staying at the resort, the food and drinks were so good we went back a second day! Much better than the canyons steakhouse. Good views as well and beautiful interior with fireplace. Many vegetarian options. Good service as well. The appetizer...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank pghkate
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent menu and a wide variety of food selections. Service was great and all the staff was very pleasant.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Kathryn1956
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had breakfast here twice. Our stay included vouchers for the buffet. There is a wide selection of hot and cold items and no one will leave hungry. The atmosphere has a modern rustic lodge ambience. The service is outstanding. Servers offer help and are...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Shirley M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had breakfast here on our last day in Denali. The buffet was nice and had a lot of choices. Enjoyed the location.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Venture21613
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying at the McKinley Chalet Resort makes one feel as though they are bound to eat at the places within the resort -- Karstens Public House. We had our first dinner there, both breakfast buffets, and a boxed lunch. The king crab with pasta was...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank susan T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the McKinley Chalet Resort and Karsten's Public House was one of the restaurants on the grounds of the resort. The restaurant is casual with plenty of indoor seating, some bar seats facing the window and an outdoor seating area. We ate...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank davegrab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was convenient to our hotel. Great atmosphere and decor. Service was friendly and fast, food was really good. Prices were decent for tourist area. Very pleased to find this place.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank jodimarie54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty good service with just a short wait. The food was excellent with large portion sizes. We ate there a couple times and they had live music the second time, nice touch.

Date of visit: August 2019
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August 12, 2018|
Response from Travel-BWP | Reviewed this property |
Dinner times would fall anywhere from 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Otherwise you could show up for sweats and treats or something from the bar. This venue stays open till 11:30 PM in the bar area.
Lea M
August 20, 2016|
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Response from tiffanybI5487LH | Reviewed this property |
Average of $8-$30 for small plates/apps to full meals. Portion sizes are great!
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