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The Overlook

Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
+1 907-683-3463
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We did not intend to go here. We ended here because we were looking for another restaurant. As far as the menu, it was limited but it was sufficient for us. They were also very accommodating - made butter noodles for my picky eater. We...More

Thank Haleakala84
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed three nights at the Crows Nest during their opening Memorial Day weekend, and ate almost daily at the Overlook! We're planning on coming back and staying again for the Solstice Festival mid-June when Cut/Copy and Small Black plays 49th State Brewing in Anchorage...More

Thank raymakesmerch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made our way up to this restaurant after a day long bus tour of Denali. The place was not that full, but the server said it might take a while. We ordered drinks and discussed our exciting day. It seemed there were only four...More

Thank SuzukiWB
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Four of us had dinner here, we were staying at Princess Lodge across the street and they picked us up in a van which was handy. It was nearing end of season so they were out of several entree items. My husband and I ordered...More

1  Thank Alabamatripcreator
Reviewed August 31, 2017

We loved this restaurant and the view was beautiful!! The bread was delicious and came with honey butter and salmon spread. The salads were huge and could be easily shared. We had the halibut and king salmon and for dessert - Baked Alaska. There is...More

Thank Aek123
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food,view and staff. We had dinner last night Katie took us to our table and was very sweet. My husband had the French Onion soup ( best ever) and Alaskan cod and chips, crispy but not greasy and flaky. I had the pork chop...More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

If not for our sweet server, the delicious halibut cakes and handcrafted cocktails, this dinner for 3 would have been a total flop. The onion soup was overly salted and inedible. The fried oysters were so over cooked they were stuck to their shells. The...More

Thank Carinmaine
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Location: Perched higher on the mountain/hill to allow beautiful views of Denali national park. Accessible via short hike uphill or call restaurant to arrange courtesy shuttle. Food (👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼): - bread tastes freshly baked/warmed, comes out with honey whipped butter and salmon spread 😋 - king...More

1  Thank Cassie T
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

This is s find. We were so happy to find a tucked away, small place with fantastic food, friendly service and a great view. Get away from all the tourists and go here!

1  Thank Catherine T
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Naturally, seafood is featured but there were certainly other options. The smoked salmon spread served with the hot bread brought to your table after ordering was the best I have ever eaten - and I used to live elsewhere in Alaska! The man at the...More

1  Thank Carol W
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Questions & Answers
July 31, 2016|
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Response from EllenDV3 | Property representative |
There is parking right outside of the restaurant.
Bob B
June 29, 2016|
Response from EllenDV3 | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for checking in. Our last day this year is Sunday, September 11th.
barbara s
December 2, 2015|
Response from EllenDV3 | Property representative |
Hello, If you would like to dine with us, simply request a pick-up from your hotel when you make your dinner reservation. Concerning gluten free, we are able to work around most any dietary restrictions including gluten. Our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Denali National Park and Preserve
  • Phone Number: +1 907-683-3463
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The Overlook offers fine dining that is farm to table and port to plate with culinary mastery for the most discerning of palates. Remodeled and under new ownership, the only thing unchanged at The Overlook is the view of the Alaska Range.
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