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River Run Espresso

238. 5 George Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good58%
  • Average14%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible7%
Jul 8, 2018
“Long wait, just Ok food, limited options - necessary ”
Jul 22, 2018
“Great cinnamon rolls”
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Cafe, Fast Food
238. 5 George Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

Cinnamon rolls are very tasty. Box lunches are reasonable deals (compared to ala carte) but need to order a day before.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MilwaukeeCraig
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Went her to get a snack before a bus ride and a coffee for breakfast. The line was long, the staff hurried and not responsive. Really not a lot of other options.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Cfsdir
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

I went to pre order my lunch for an outing the next day. Counter staff were totally disinterested in serving me and two men behind the counter continued their conversation in a foreign language even after they had called me forward from the line. Went...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jenny3280
Reviewed October 15, 2017

My wife and I and our group of friends frequented the River Run Expresso while visiting Denali National Park. The line can be long, so timing is important . . . especially in the early morning.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Terry H
Reviewed August 25, 2017

While at our stay at Denali Princess Lodge .We were told prior our Denali tour if we wanted to grab breakfast .There was the River Run expresso on the property. So we did explore the cafe the afternoon before and noticed they have a boxed...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Dianna M
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Wow what a place,no one smiles,no one is eager to be abit happy,long long lines and more like a poorly run assembly line than a star bucks,they all seem to be going in opposite directions,and when asked why ,they say they did not expect the...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed April 14, 2017

Our 4 year old, who was doing very well with our sit down dinners, was slowly losing his patience for such things. That's where a place like River Run is perfect. The name is misleading, because they have food, snacks and ice cream too. This...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank psudino
Reviewed October 7, 2016

On Sept 17, 2016 I ordered 2 box lunches ($14.99 each) with Turkey for Sept 18th. I asked for the cheese on the side since I didn't want the bread to be soggy. Didn't happen. When I opened my box I was very disappointed with...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Brett R
Reviewed September 20, 2016

My husband and I stopped here several times for snacks while staying at the Lodge. It is located on the ground floor of the Lodge, and has wonderful vanilla chai tea. We would have coffee and tea and the large Alaskan cinnamon buns with the...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank KayTee9
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Coffee bar located in the Princess lodge. Serves coffee and a limited section of other food for breakfast and throughout the day. Food was good. Servers were pleasant. Do not order food too soon or you will be left it on flimsy plates in a...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank SoCalTraveler91356
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  • Address: 238. 5 George Parks Highway, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Denali National Park and Preserve
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