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Flying Squirrel Bakery Cafe

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Mile 11 Talkeetna Spur, Talkeetna, AK 99676
+1 907-733-6887
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Wed 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thu - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Kissimmee, Florida
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66 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in and got.a few baked treat take out for desert later on. The fee items we got were very good. Recommend stopping in to satisfy your sweet tooth.

Thank David K
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58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went on pizza night and had a terrific wood-oven baked pizza and a delicious salad. The pastries looked fabulous but we were too full to try. It's a little drive out of town but quiet and charming. Highly recommended.

Thank Kona4
Fairbanks, Alaska
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Flying Squirrel catered our wedding, and the food and service were outstanding. We were able to choose a custom menu, and Anita handled the rest! They did dish rental for us and provided non-alcoholic beverages. I have been to weddings with so-so food, and this was not one of them! All our guests raved about the food, and our photographer... More 

Thank plutoisaplanet3
Tucson, Arizona
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch at the Squirrel and was happiest with their baked goods; fine rugelach cookies, lemon/raspberry coffee cake. Wanted to try pizza night.

Thank Michael B
Anchorage, Alaska
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate lunch here one day. Delicious pannini sandwich & kale chips with wonderful homemade cookies. Very nice staff, great service. Recommend this place for sure.

Thank Linda7132907
Bear, Delaware
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for lunch and had a great lunch-soups sandwiches and dessert. The baked items were so fresh and good--like we were in NYC. The bread was great and the place is very clean and friendly. This is a must stop even if you are driving on the Denali Hwy--it is just off the highway towards Talkeetna.

Thank happytraveler609
San Francisco, California
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch on way to Glacier View from Denali national park. It is really cute place with lounge type seating, music and food is amazing. Primarily sandwiches, paninni, coffee, bakery...We are vegetarian and had a sumptuous sandwich, hummus, and latte. Staff is friendly and warm. There is also some very interesting art on display. Also good place... More 

Thank Anu K
Eagle River, Alaska
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at lunch hour, ordered a full sandwich and a half of the same (the daily special), and 40 minutes later got our lunch. There were at least 5 people in the kitchen, and the place was only half full, so no obvious reason for the delay. The half sandwich was much smaller than either of the halves of... More 

Thank AKTOM623
Fairbanks, Alaska
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the bread is great and the pastries are tasty. try the cheese bread for a filling lunch. Coffee is only so so

Thank jvbsw
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77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in on our trip from Fairbanks to Anchorage. The service was friendly. We enjoyed some sandwiches for lunch followed by a brownie and a rhubard oatmeal cookie. All of the foods are organic and some options were vegan.

Thank SEFowler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $20
Pizza, Cafe, Vegetarian, Healthy, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 11 Talkeetna Spur, Talkeetna, AK 99676
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Talkeetna
  • Phone Number: +1 907-733-6887
Stop in for a visit at Flying Squirrel, a unique cafe with creative deli-style menu and artisan breads baked in a wood-fired brick oven. Something for everyone: vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free and meat-lovers, too, organic Alaska-roasted espresso, free WIFI. Wood fired pizza on weekend evenings. Three miles from Talkeetna - no tour bus crowds, trees out the windows, open year round.

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