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1000 Arlberg Ave, Girdwood, AK 99587
(907) 754-2237
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Cedar Grove, Wisconsin
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Loved this the buffet. Had lots of different options and comeone who makes omelettes for you. They were amazing - every day! Definitely worth the money!

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Thank travelaround1000
Boston, MA
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179 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nicely prepared breakfast buffet and if you want to eat healthy you certainly can do it here. They have the typical selections which are freshly prepared and tasty, but also things like quinoa, and oatmeal along with yogurt, fruit and other tasty morsels.

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Thank robert-not-home
Cary, North Carolina
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Pond Cafe has a nice breakfast buffet and a wonderful omelette station to get freshly made omelettes. We especially enjoyed the reindeer sausage and fresh French pastries.

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Thank jweiss10
Portland, Oregon
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116 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome breakfast buffet. Highlight was the omelet chef which has great ingredients that you choose yourself including reindeer sausage. Then you give it to the chef and tell him how many eggs and other special requests. The buffet was $20 including coffee and juice. The featured lots of great choices including chorizo hash which was awesome, a vegetable terrine which... More 

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Thank Happydevo
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice place for breakfast. The buffet is very good and good value. Service was very good, if in a hurry tell them you have a tour to catch and they will work with you. But I would try and schedule so you have enough time to not rush through breakfast. The breakfast burrito is huge. Portions are solid.

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Thank travelgurutx
Wake Forest, North Carolina
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138 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the resort and needed a breakfast option. This was it. Pricey comes to mind. The buffet had lots of options but much of the cooked food was dry and needed replacing. The servers seemed unhappy on the day we were there, not very outgoing or helpful. Wish there was a different option available there.

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Thank shuggs30
Baltimore, Maryland
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291 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Breakfast at the Pond was a nice buffet. All the expected fare with reindeer sausage and eggs made to order. Tasty and adequate with juice and coffee included. My biggest problem was with the servers, as it was at the other restaurant at the Hotel Alyeska as well. No one seemed to know just how much the buffet cost. One... More 

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Thank mttaylor9
The Woodlands, Texas
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Breakfast options include a buffet with many choices as well as a menu. Excellent coffee and a view that can't be beat.

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Thank KKFW
Ken Caryl, Colorado
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110 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We ate here our first breakfast at the Alyeska resort. There is a buffet, but it did not look that exciting, so we ordered off the menu. The omelet was good, the waffle was very good. Prices are typical of a hotel.

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Thank Eugene S
Allen, Texas, United States
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

The buffet was included in our hotel package and it was a great way to start our day. They chef was cooking omelets to order and everything was good and fresh.

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Thank Neil F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Arlberg Ave, Girdwood, AK 99587
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Girdwood
  • Phone Number: (907) 754-2237

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