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The Tide Pool Cafe & Lodge

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257 Main St, Seldovia, AK
+1 907-234-7504
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible14%
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“fish tacos” (2 reviews)
“pool cafe” (3 reviews)
“great view” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups
$$ - $$$
257 Main St, Seldovia, AK
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

It's too bad the Tide Pool Cafe & Lodge is only listed here under "restaurants," because what they currently offer for visitors to this wonderful little fishing village is so much more! A girlfriend and I booked a 4-night/3-day fishing charter through the Tide Pool,...More

Thank ukulelelady
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Excellent and quick service. Great fish tacos. Nice views of harbor. Waitress very friendly and welcoming. Stayed open late to accommodate us.

Thank Lori S
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

Great home made soup and sandwiches. They also have espresso. I had the Halibut Salad melt it was very good. Service was pretty fast considering everyone comes in at the same time from the Seldovia tour from Homer.

Thank Pattislater
Reviewed September 6, 2016

We have eaten at the Tide Pool for years and have stayed there for Labor Day weekend for the last 2 years. The food is excellent, the staff is very friendly and knowledgeable and the café is warm and inviting with a great view. As...More

3  Thank DaveAlaska
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Well we took the boat across from Homer and had a time limit with the boat to get back. Went here as there was room for 8 of us. The service was slower than slow. The food was great though. But we spent so much...More

Thank Bud B
Reviewed August 11, 2016

We were in Seldovia for an hour or so, hopping off for lunch from our Rainbow tour. We sought a quiet place to eat and drink something. This place is located close to the harbor, but it's not the first cafe you encounter. We enjoyed...More

2  Thank Urspeter
Reviewed July 30, 2016

We were here on a short stay with a ferry and they seemed overwhelmed by the number of tables they had at once. Usualy I am not in a rush at all on vaca, but we only had 2 hours so wanted to grab a...More

Thank shanhill7
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

We ate here after we arrived on our tour boat. Nearly everyone on our boat ate here and I was nervous it would take too long, but they were on top of it. We got the fish and chips, which was really good. It's pricy,...More

1  Thank brandydauby
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

What a great visit to the Tidepool Cafe. Excellent food good service. If you find yourself on Seldovia for the day, make time to visit the Tidepool Cafe!!

3  Thank TobiasTracy
Reviewed June 18, 2016

Had best variety for breakfast menu when compared with Seldovia Boardwalk Hotel (only other Seldovia restaurant with full breakfast; maybe because of B&B around town). Generous portions. Hubby had Mount Augustine egg/hash brown dish -- smothered with ALOT of sausage gravy but he liked it....More

3  Thank KYmtns
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15.21 miles away
Seldovia Bay Ferry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Main St, Seldovia, AK
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Seldovia
  • Phone Number: +1 907-234-7504
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