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The Roadside Potatohead


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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All reviews breakfast burrito salmon roll potatoes fries cheesesteak wraps sandwich chicken fajitas tortillas potato head great food outdoor setting black bean corn bonanza burger small menu quick meal small boat harbor
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Reviewed October 13, 2019

We stopped here for lunch our first afternoon in Valdez We both had hamburgers and a beer. Pretty basic, but really pretty good. Good enough that we stopped by a second time during our three days in Valdez. Loved the outdoor setting when we had...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank jima800
Reviewed September 19, 2019

Stopped in for a quick lunch. Employees were very friendly, service good and the burger and fries was great. Worth a second visit!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank N G B
Reviewed September 12, 2019 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on our way to Copper River Lodge. The staff were very helpful with dietary restrictions. We had a breakfast burrito that was full and overflowing. The beer and mimosa were wonderful. The restaurant is right across from the peer so...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank susaneS6406NG
Reviewed August 30, 2019

Came for a burger and enjoyed nic atmosphere next to the small harbour. Would recommend if you look for a fast bite and prefer to stay outside

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Martin Ú
Reviewed August 24, 2019

Friendly happy staff with good food and drinks. Great location to sit outside, have a yummy sandwich and watch people.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank timothyt288
Reviewed August 21, 2019

...but not really since I'm posting about it here! What did we like about this place? - Great comfort food and an amazing Hot Potato IPA which is brewed in conjunction with Midnight Sun Brewing in Anchorage. - Great location for people watching. Right across...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank stevenkyan
Reviewed August 19, 2019

Outstanding food and a very accommodating menu for all tastes and diets. Reasonable prices too. Open early for those fishing trips too.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Deborah G
Reviewed August 17, 2019 via mobile

We stopped here as soon as we got into town for lunch. The menu was limited, but the food was delicious. They have local beer as well. We shared a Philly cheesesteak and fries. It was the perfect amount of food!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank kristendubya
Reviewed August 15, 2019

"the Potato" is hip, and funky, and would fit very well in Homer (the cosmic center of Alaska). I mean, two-thirds of their seating is outside in a town that gets a LOT of rain. No matter! an uber-friendly staff, surprisingly hefty beer menu and...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank IndependentTravelAK
Reviewed July 25, 2019 via mobile

We ate 3 breakfasts at the Potato and enjoyed a beer overlooking the harbor on 2 afternoons. In those few visits we had some great conversations with the staff. They are all down to earth and seem to enjoy working there. The breakfast muffin sandwiches...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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August 23, 2017|
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Response from Rodger B | Reviewed this property |
They do have vegan food on their menu. You can see the menu on their website. They also have a location in McCarthy Alaska.
August 23, 2017|
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Response from Rachel M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my last reply- have flu and not thinking straight- they were so helpful at the place they made mine up specially and I would think the burrito without cheese and cream would be vegan and just as tasty- it would be... More
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