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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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BEGINNERS‎
Artisan Bread Basket
Mixed breads with herbed olive oil
Trio of Dips
Mixed olive tapenade, white bean and garlic, feta pepper served with warm French baguette
Not so Cheap Dates
Plump dates stuffed with chevre cheese and wrapped in bacon
Moroccan Scallops
Seared‎ Moroccan spiced sea scallops served over gorgonzola sauce with a s balsamic reduction drizzle
Baked Brie
French Brie encrusted with mixed nuts served with French baguette
Seared Ahi
Fresh seared tuna encrusted with sesame seeds accompanied by a wasabi rice crispy treat and ponzu dipping sauce
The New Nacho
Crispy tortilla chips with sauteed prawns, melted cheese, black beans, green onions and diced tomatoes
The Weekly Cheese Flight
A platter of five distinct cheeses served with marmalade, house spiced nuts, and French baguette
SALADS‎
Grape Tap Greens
Fresh‎ mixed greens tossed with broccoli, seasonal fruit, red onions house made granola, and our house dressing
The Wedge Salad
A crisp wedge of iceberg lettuce topped with house-made blue cheese dressing, blue cheese crumbles, bacon, and grape tomatoes
The Healthy One
Fresh mixed greens, shredded carrots and cabbage, tomato, cucumber, sprouts, chickpeas, and sunflower seeds Served with a champagne vinaigrette
FROM THE GRILL‎
Filet Mignon Sliders
Ground tenderloin mini burgers with melted cambozola cheese, creamy pecan spread, and caramelized onions
Chicken Quesadilla
Grilled chicken, smoky bacon, green onions, fresh tomatoes and chipotle
Chicken Satay Skewers
Thai marinated chicken served with peanut dipping sauce
PLATES‎
Seafood Peppernada
Sautéed wild caught prawns, sea scallops, and fire roasted tri-colored peppers served over Israeli couscous. Flavors of sweet citrus with a touch of spice
Tenderloin au Poivre
Green peppercorn crusted filet mignon seared and served in a rich bordelaise sauce
For the Meat Lovers
Our larger version of the tenderloin au poivre
Spring Chicken
Changes with the moon, please ask your server
In-Season
Seasonal‎ fresh vegetables served over organic brown rice
About
Enjoy delicious Housemade food, unique wines and craft beer in a 1930s home. Paired with excellent service and a lively environment, you will have a dining experience unlike any other in Alaska!
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $45
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
American, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Table Service, Private Dining
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This restaurant is absolutely amazing. My husband I had a date night here mid-January. The ambiance is excellent. Ask to be seated downstairs as that decor is particularly very cool. Service was superb, and our meals were delicious. I had the New York steak with...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 907JLeMay
Reviewed November 7, 2019

A very cozy home like place with a basement for more private dining. A good place for meats - Nice steaks, Pork, Duck and limited seafood. Alaskan prices - $30plus

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank dishanw
Reviewed November 6, 2019

We had a romantic dinner here and were very happy with everything we experienced. I would call this a tablecloth 4-5 star here in the valley. Definitely recommend.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank IOKRU
Kristin C, Owner at The Grape Tap, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2019

Thank you for the nice review. I’m glad you enjoyed everything and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed November 5, 2019

House made into a restaurant. Very nice and cozy. Great place for events or date nights or simply just relaxing with a friend. Food is very good. Alcohol selection also very good. Make reservations if on the weekend! Everyone loves it here.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Iris C
Kristin C, Owner at The Grape Tap, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2019

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed October 13, 2019

The food is excellent! Our server was wonderful. We sat downstairs and it's a very cozy feel but you sit a bit on top of each other. Recommend making a reservation. I give 4 stars because the price was really high and the portions very...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 58artiss
Reviewed October 8, 2019 via mobile

It’s hard to believe that such a cosmopolitan restaurant exists in Wasilla, Alaska. The food is incredible, service perfect and the ambiance charming. A great “Fine Dining Experience”.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Coastal700184
Reviewed September 3, 2019

This is not a cheap place to eat, however the food is excellent and presented very well. You are treated like a special guest. There are unique choices on the menu. Everyone at the table tried something different and all were satisfied with their choices.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Paradise600129
Kristin C, Owner at The Grape Tap, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

Thank you for such a nice review! So glad you enjoyed your time with us!!

Reviewed August 22, 2019

Great place! We ate in the wine cellar. The service and food were fantastic. Highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank William G
Kristin C, Owner at The Grape Tap, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2019

Thank you for the review! So glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed June 26, 2019

This is way more than a wine bar. We had a fantastic meal, and even went for dessert, because dinner was so good. We sat in the wine cellar - very romantic. Not cheap, but worth every cent.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank LindaClemens
Reviewed June 4, 2019

The restaurant is beautiful. the service was top notch ! The food was fresh, surprising great taste combinations with beautiful presentation. From appetizers to dessert, the meal was top notch!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Shelley H
Kristin C, Owner at The Grape Tap, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2019

Thank you for such a nice review! I am so glad you enjoyed your experience!

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AKBoots1944
Took a friend here for the first time for lunch. The restaurant is a restored old home in Wasilla, AK which is well done on the outside. It has a Tapas Menu (small dishes), but didn't find the food that great or tasty...2 crab cakes, a small chicken sandwich with a slice of pear ,Brie Cheese, a tiny smear of cranberry sauce, on whole wheat bread & 2 glasses of Sonoma Brut @$7 each...the bill was $40 + tip. I think the the other thing we found not inviting was it is small inside, and the table/chairs on almost on top of each other. Making it impossible to sit down without bumping into the next customer at another table, and the noise level is very loud with everyone being cram ,so closed together...we found ourselves talking louder at each other because we couldn't hear each other. Plus, the they have some high table/chairs which are very leg uncomfortable ( maybe good for people who have longer legs). Not sure I would even go back for a dinner meal...wasn't that impressed with food or prices. I think this could be a very quint place if they lose the tall table/chairs & fewer tables , and figure out a different menu and get rid of the Trepas concept...
May 8, 2016|
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Response from kime306 | Reviewed this property |
We were there when there were not very many people. The food is pricey but our customer service was great. So there are ups and downs.
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