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Denali Park Salmon Bake

238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
+1 907-683-2733
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“salmon cakes” (240 reviews)
“elk burger” (32 reviews)
“chowder” (74 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Delicious food. Great service. Interesting decor. Wonderfully tasty falafel, hummus lunch. And it was vegan!!! Our waitress, Deidre, was fabulous !!

1  Thank Tom R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Open only in season, this accident waiting to happen is alright. The building is wood and the floors and walls have moved with the freezing and thawing. Those who have mobility issues might choose elsewhere. The seafood chowder was very good, the slaw was not....More

Thank coldGGK
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place looks like a DUMP, across from the Denali Princess Lodge, but was recommended by a local and we almost always listen to locals. We find the best and least expensive options that way. We had to laugh walking up the very crooked steps-...More

2  Thank Leigh Ann R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to grab a bite to eat here after viewing the menu online. I had the Elk burger and my wife had the King Salmon. We both absolutely loved our meals. The beer selections were plentiful and the service was fantastic....More

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 5 days ago

After a long day of touring Denali it was a great place to have drinks and dinner. Natalia was attentive to our group of 10!! Thank you for the warm hospitality and great food!

Thank popope2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came to Denali and enjoyed an incredibly unexpected pleasure having a halibut dinner at Denali Salmon Bake. Minnesota Dan and Kristin get high accolades for superb service and recommendations. For delicious food and fun atmosphere visit Denali Salmon Bake.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Jullian was an awesome server! The food was delicious! Excellent service! Great food selection. Highly recommend!

Thank peaksviewdairy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This rambling multi-floor building is a hot spot for locals and visitors to Denali. Food and service were good although nothing we ordered really stood out.

Thank trailmix
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to try this restaurant. It was wonderful! The staff, especially Mathias, were friendly, helpful and genuinely interested in making sure we enjoyed everything about our meal. Would highly recommend giving this a try!

Thank jgrowl9
EllenDV3, Public Relations Manager at Denali Park Salmon Bake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear about your positive experience and that you enjoyed everything! Thanks for giving us a try!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a beautiful day in the park and were EXHAUSTED, was greeted with a warm smile and recommendations from our server Kristen. Food was exceptional and we hope to be coming back next year! To all future customers: try the blue margarita, and halibut and...More

Thank rlevowitz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755 (Formerly Denali Salmon Bake)
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Denali National Park and Preserve
  • Phone Number: +1 907-683-2733
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Our landmark bar and grill's Alaskan menu has something for everyone. While we get many compliments on our signature Cedar Plank Salmon, famous Halibut Tacos, full pound split Crab Legs and our Beer Battered Halibut; many consider our steaks, burgers and salads to be the best in the area. Offering nightly entertainment, The Bake is the biggest hub for nightlife in Denali. Open since 1984, The Bake has been celebrating life in Denali for 30 years.
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