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The Office Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Television, Wheelchair Accessible

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All reviews crab cakes chowder potato salad seafood open faced sandwich halibut cold beer kind of place cruise ship pool table free peanuts local food alaskan beer on tap whale watching tour free wifi icy strait
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

We stopped in here to take a break from walking, have a drink, and waste some time while in port on a cruise. It's a dive bar which we love that had good strong drinks and free peanuts. After being on a cruise ship and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank christie584
Reviewed September 29, 2018

I had a wonderful lunch at The Office Bar. I enjoyed their Dungeonus crab lunch special. These are fresh live crabs that they boil in a big pot just outside the bar. The crab was excellent. I had the chowder with my lunch. The chowder...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RS71751
Reviewed September 26, 2018

We enjoyed a couple cold Alaskan beers here before our whale watching tour. We also enjoyed their free wifi-ask for the password at the bar. My husband enjoyed their crab cake special--which is unlike any crabcake we have ever had and was delicious! It was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed August 21, 2018

We stopped in on our way thru Hoonah, Its a nice little bar. There is a pool table, and an old school juke box, though Im not sure if the juke box works. Great view of the channel.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jamie H
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We were told to visit Mary at the Office Bar for dungeons crab and were not disappointed. The crab was delicious and affordable. The staff from Mary to her son and daughter-in-law were friendly. If you are visiting Hoonah Alaska go see Mary and have...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dmeli1977
Reviewed July 30, 2018

I would definitely go back to this bar for the delicious crab, even though the service was totally disorganized and lacking. The staff were friendly enough, but we had to wait (often) and they couldn't quite get our order right, etc, Nevertheless, the dungeness crab...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Our cruise ship (Norwegian Jewel) docked in Icy Strait for the day last week. After a 4-hour tour with Howard and Jack Diamond from Rivers Alaska (great fun; highly recommended) we asked to be dropped off at The Office Bar. It was exactly the kind...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank CindyInChesco
Reviewed July 27, 2018

From the live crab in a cooler out front to the basket of peanuts in the shell on the table, this is a real down-home family-run restaurant and bar. Two of us shared a crab for lunch - the freshest, sweetest crab we'd ever eaten...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Janet F
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch and grabbed a table by the windows. The juke box had great 70’s songs playing. Ordered the lunch special, crab open face sandwich and chowder. The sandwich was a English muffin cut in half with crab and mayo...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank fremont5
Reviewed July 12, 2018

This spot was recommended by a local and we decided to try it for a late lunch. We waited to get a table by the window and took pictures of the crab preparation while we did. We split one crab which was sufficient for two....More

Date of visit: June 2018
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