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AJ's Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern

120 W Bunnell Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7825
+1 907-235-9949
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (146 reviews)
“truffle fries” (9 reviews)
“prime rib” (21 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
120 W Bunnell Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7825
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1. Amazing Seafood & Wine List!
"I'm not sure what was better, the service or the food."
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2. Casual Old Town Atmosphere
"The ultimate "don't judge a book by its cover" experience."
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3. Delicious Steaks & Martinis!
"Just as good if not better than the best Steak houses in New York"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had steak and salad. The steak was exclent it melted in my mouth. The salad complemented it nicely. The wine selection is good. The service was also top notch, one of our party showed up unexpectedly. The server took it in stride and got all...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ivan s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had two meals here, neither with steak. Their rockfish was good, but overcooked a bit. Another evening, I ordered a medium rare hamburger and got a medium-well. Other than the tendency to overcook, the food was good. The atmosphere is certainly conducive to leisurely...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank billt426
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Had a very good steak and seafood dinner with pleasant service in a warm atmosphere. The price was moderate and the food was very good. We were there off season and the place was still completely full. Obviously this is the place the locals go...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank James C
Reviewed October 18, 2018

We arrived in Homer after the busy season. Still, this restaurant was absolutely packed with (as best we could tell) locals. We had made Open Table reservations for an early dinner seating. When we left, the waiting time for a table was 45 minutes. So,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank John W
Reviewed October 14, 2018

So, you are in Homer, Alaska with dozens of dining options for both seafood and steak. What to do? What to do? Go to AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse….that’s what you do. When you walk in the place the crowded dining room areas and bar tell you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Trish T
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Excellent New York steak, juicy, & well seasoned. My wife had well prepared scallops that were just firm enough. Enjoyed the Caesar salad & local draft beer selection.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank christophersZ9353ED
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Our hotel recommended this restaurant and we are so glad they did. Our meal was DELICIOUS!!! The steak was extra tender. The service was 1st class. Don't miss this place while you are in Homer.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank shirleymWV
Reviewed September 21, 2018

GREAT food!! We ordered the steak special and burgers, and it was amazing!!! Highly recommend stopping in for dinner.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank capistol88
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Wow! This place was excellent!! We got the ribeye steak and king crab! Wow! Wow! Wow! It was so good! This is our new favorite place to eat in Homer... dress is casual so come as you are... also you should book a reservation on...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Arkansastraveler74
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Right, go to a steakhouse and order fish & chips. Glad I did! The best fish and chips I ever had. Th halibut was cooked perfectly and just lightly dusted with panko, not the least bit greasy, delicious. The chips were also very good. My...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank OddlyEnough
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $60
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 W Bunnell Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7825
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Homer
  • Phone Number: +1 907-235-9949
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We don't claim to be the fanciest place in town but we believe in amazing food, fun specialty drinks, and great entertainment! We value our guests and believe in goodwill and hospitality. AJ's Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern is located in the heart of Old Town, offers a casual, friendly atmosphere and is known locally as the "Historic Waterfront". AJ's is proud to be serving up the top 2% of USDA Prime Beef offered in the Nation and we like to top it off with a premium martini. We humbly feature mouth-watering steaks & great seafood including Local Alaska Scallops, King Crab, Fresh Halibut & Salmon in a friendly old town atmosphere! This venue also offers fun family entertainment & dinner music. Established in 1941 as the Homer Cafe and Club it was the first bar in Homer and has been serving up delicious fare and drinks for over 70 years
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