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La Baleine Cafe

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4460 Homer Spit Rd, Homer, AK 99603-8040
+1 907-299-6672
5:00 am - 4:00 pm
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San Francisco, California
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

Had breakfast 3 times here! Huge and yummy breakfast to go sandwich! omg! And wonderful sit down breakfast of eggs and salmon and french toast! What a great little cafe! Not a lot of seating but worth the wait. Don't pass La Baleine Cafe up! Awesome menu and great prices!

Thank Tina J
Riverside, California
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

My son and I ate breakfast here one morning while my husband was out fishing. The food was really tasty and was well priced! We sat outside and watched the world go by and really enjoyed it! We'll be back for more in July!

Thank Califcruisingmama
High Ridge, Missouri
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105 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Stopped there early before a fishing trip. Pancakes bacon toast and coffee. Everything wads good.Not alot of seating inside. Might have to wait if you show up later in the day

Thank phalanx1
Fort Collins, Colorado
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Our B&B had a voucher system set up with La Baleine among others. We chose well. It was special and delicious to eat here. We came back several times. Eggs Benedict were fabulous. Complemtary tea and coffee, nice.

Thank mousewalker
Anchorage, Alaska
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296 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

This is a cozy and fun place on the Homer Spit - especially for breakfast. The breakfast sandwich was a huge fresh toasted roll with greens, tomato, a fried egg and bacon with a small side of fresh strawberries and melon with beverage included. All for just under $7! And it was very good. You won't find that bargain anywhere... More 

Thank Carolyn J
Rubi, Spain
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

My only complaint is that you need to get outside the main building for the expresso. The breakfast was very complete and gave enough juice for a full day of kayaking. Also the staff is very friendly.

Thank aureo82
United States
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107 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Whenever a place is popular with the locals, like the fishermen who frequent La Baleine, you know it's got to be good! The food is really yummy - the same family runs the luxurious Tutka Bay Resort - but it's very reasonably priced. Open seasonally.

Thank CrossgarDown
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

I stopped here for a late lunch and had the Salmon Rice bowl. It was delicious; the best brown rice I've ever had, and the salmon was perfectly prepared. Their menu items are all fairly healthy and I was sorry I couldn't try more. The space is nicely decorated and has a calming atmosphere. If you're tired of deep fried... More 

Thank Natalie F
Elgin, IL
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50 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by after our ferry trip from Seldovia before heading back to ANC. Had the omelet of the day and their Bs and Gs. Both were delicious and the seasoned potatoes were tasty and plentiful. We like help yourself coffee and water and you can't beat the view. We will be back!

Thank LettyJ
Atlanta, Georgia
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161 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Big portion and hearty food. Granola with yoghurt and fruits very fresh and homemade. Sandwiches delicious with soup included.

Thank Lee L

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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, International
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4460 Homer Spit Rd, Homer, AK 99603-8040
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Homer
  • Phone Number: +1 907-299-6672

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