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Maura's Cafe and Deli

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$$ - $$$
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106 W Bunnell Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7851
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Homer, Alaska
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

great place for a good sandwich or great salad. lots of choices on homemade breads. Located near Bishops Beach area so combine a beach walk and a great meal.

Thank Linnylanechanger
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were very happy with the fresh produce and seafood. Deliveries were made by local providers as we ate, and the vegetables and fish were exemplary. The presentations were beautiful and all of the dishes we tried showed culinary skill, caring and creativity.

Thank jgviking
Okoboji, Iowa
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390 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

We stopped at Maura"s for lunch just as we got to town. It is a tiny space on a side street in Homer. There are maybe 6 tables so it is probably more of a take-out place but we were able to get a small table for the two of us. We ordered the Cubano sandwich and the cobb salad.... More 

Thank gopherhiker
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Amazing!! The tomato bisque is awesome. We love everything. The lox and bagel are one of the best around. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu. Maura's is a must when in Homer!

Thank Jared S
Somers Point, New Jersey
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159 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

Don’t get me wrong, we love the seafood offerings of Alaska, but sometimes you just want something “different.” Maura’s offers that and more. This is the first restaurant that I’ve seen brie and chevre offered since we left home! I had the chicken cobb salad which was fantastic: artichokes, thick bacon, eggs, baby lettuces, and tender, juicy chicken. My husband... More 

2 Thank thepetalpusher
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Fun cozy French atmosphere and excellent food. We had the Strata (which was flaky, rich and perfectly seasoned) the Breakfast sandwich with sausage, the Crepes and the Warm Brie. Best breakfast we've had in Homer. Don't miss it. It's a small seating area so be prepared to wait a little - but so worth it!

1 Thank Jodie N
Northborough, Massachusetts
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457 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

The place is very small, with very limited seating. The food was very good, I had a very nice Lox and bagel open sandwich with a large serving of Lox, at a very reasonable price, My wife had a very nice breakfast sandwich. Service is painfully slow, you order at the counter, and it took over an hour for the... More 

Thank BostonSkier
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Maura's has been a Homer staple for years and years and years (even back when it was called Panarelli's). Her sandwiches are simple yet amazing; the tomato bisque is perfection; and anything with her homemade pesto should definitely be on your plate. I've never had a meal here I didn't like.

1 Thank Jessica E
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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90 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

This restaurant is open for breakfast and lunch. We were staying the in B and B upstairs, so this was very convenient for us. The food is amazing! Painstakingly prepared and delicious! We had breakfast there twice and I would go back again tomorrow, if I could. I had the bagel and lox and it was too much for me... More 

Thank WoodysMom1996
Homer, Alaska
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Wow, Maura's was a total treat. This restaurant is my favorite place to brunch, The menu is full of wonderful choices. Salmon lox is always my go-to. The hosts made wonderful recommendations for choices of cheeses to take home as well. The old town location is my favorite part of Homer as well. It is very close to the beach.... More 

1 Thank danielleelmes

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Soups
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 W Bunnell Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7851
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Homer
Maura's cafe is formally known as Panarelli's ( same owners) has been in operating in Homer for seven years, it is located in historic Old Town Homer.

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