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Buckets Sports Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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43960 Sterling Hwy, Soldotna, AK 99669-8027
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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High Ridge, Missouri
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82 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in a couple times while on vacation. Breakfast one time lunch the second. Both times food was great.Portions are large Definitely get your monies worth. Friendly service. Recommended.

Thank phalanx1
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has numerous tvs for watching multiple games or sports at the same time. The food is good & service is great!

Homer, Alaska
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I went here for breakfast. It was soooo good it's hard to please my daughter but she loved it she ate most of my breakfast and hers. Our waitress was great. There was on on her phone showing things to other employees kinda unprofessional but our waitress was very nice and gave us everything we needed.

Thank Junew81
Corona, California
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for a light dinner. We had fish and chips, chowder and salad. Everything was good. Our waitress was very friendly and nice. Checked on us frequently. This would be a fun place to watch sports. They have inside and outside seating.

Thank Jezabel_in_CA
Chelsea, Michigan
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

I stopped in here for a breakfast. Like every place I have gone to in Alaska the prices are way to high. I had a cup of coffee 1 egg and a half order of biscuits and gravy. $11 before tip. Food was good, a very heavy biscuit not a fluffy one. Waitress was young, pretty and friendly. I ordered... More 

Thank Will58IBEW
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Reall good food... Worth the stop while on the Peninsula.... When coming down to fish or dig clams, a stop here will be well rewarded. If you are returning to anchorage it will be worth a stop again

Thank John W
Albertville, Alabama
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

My wife and I ate there on our trip to Soldotna and Homer this summer. The food was great, the service was excellent. Has the feel of a nice family sports bar. The prime bites were fantastic.

Thank Mike R
Wenatchee, Washington
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

I stayed in a nearby hotel and walked passed this place several times without seeing it. it's just off the main highway but hidden behind trees. It's worth the effort to find it! Service was excellent and food was great! The place was packed so obviously the locals love it which is always a good sign when you're traveling.

Thank JVedaJones
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Great Bloody Mary's and fair prices on good food! Always a good solid experience. The place is clean the service is always happy and quick!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
San Jose, California
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

After a day of fishing what better way to end the day than to relax and watch the olympics with a tasty cut of meat. This place has a TV on every wall and serves up some great dinners. I was skeptical given the prices are higher than your average restaurant but well worth the price. Steaks were cooked and... More 

Thank satcon25

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43960 Sterling Hwy, Soldotna, AK 99669-8027
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Soldotna
  • Phone Number: 907-262-7220

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