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Base Camp Bistro

$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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Hwy 1, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK
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London, United Kingdom
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296 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Staying at the lodge on our land cruise with Princess ,we had dinner here .Seated quickly with a warm greeting .Simple menu but the food was well cooked and presented .Attentive service staff and a relaxed unhurried atmosphere .Not able to sit outside since it was too busy but that did not spoil our meal .Accepting that there is little... More 

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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291 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

This was our go top place to meet the other 4 in our traveling party. Service was wonderful. View is great. We did have appetizers but mostly had drinks/wine. I did have the Bloody Mary one day and it was off the charts. We enjoyed this bar. It has a couple of tv's and it open til 11pm. Totally enjoyable

Thank txlnstr
Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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106 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

While there is ample room indoors for the Base Camp restaurant, we especially appreciated the seating on the outdoor deck, with a view of the mountains, even if Mt. Denali itself was hiding behind the clouds. We had an early lunch [11:30 AM] here one day before setting off on afternoon excursions. Food and service were good. We enjoyed the... More 

Thank mbotos
Plano, Tx
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152 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015

There are several eating places on property at the Princess and Holland American owned interconnected lodges at Denali. I thought this one was the best and most reasonable. It was informal as they all are. The menu selections had reasonably priced options as well as more expensive ones. If you are on a tour you may even have a discount... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2015

I enjoy trying dishes that are new to me, so I chose the Seafood macaroni & cheese. It had large pieces of lobster, crab and little shrimp in this classic comfort food. It was delicious! I tried the Blueberry Bread Pudding for dessert. My husband had the huckleberry ice cream. Both were very good. Our server was friendly. The decor... More 

Thank Grandmoose
New Lenox, Illinois
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103 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

Both mu husband and I had burgers in this restaurant. They were huge and tasty with fries that were fresh out of the oil. We definitely enjoyed our meal. Atmosphere was outdoorsy and relaxed. Enjoyed our window seat which overlooked the river and mountains. Our server was good and she was quite friendly. I realize everyone who visits Alaska always... More 

Thank Holly S
Anchorage, Alaska
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2015

Spent the weekend in Denali Park and ate two meals at the Base Camp. Prime Rib sandwich was passable, but their King Crab Cake sandwich was just great. Great Alaskan brews on tap, I would recommend the Alaskan White myself. Great place to pay reasonable prices for good food. Views out the window are awesome too.

Thank JamesAK2001
Naperville, Illinois
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260 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2015

Located on the grounds of the Denali Princess Lodge with a great view of the Alaskan landscape, we enjoyed sharing the delicious Seafood Nachos. Also tasty were the Blackened Salmon Tacos and the Crab Cake Burger.

Thank LenEvanston
Bellaire, Michigan
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59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

We ate here twice. The steak was not so great but the seafood nachos were terrific. The view from the deck made up for so-so items.

Thank Saluki66686
Windsor, CA
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2015

Boy, was I lucky in ordering the prime rib sandwich. It was to-die-for delicious. The meat was tender and juicy and the chiabata bun was just perfect. My husband was back in the room not feeling well so I took him an order of the prime rib sandwich and he agreed that it was superb. One of our party ordered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 1, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Denali National Park and Preserve

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?