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Sam's Sourdough Cafe

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3702 Cameron St, Fairbanks, AK 99709-3842
+1 907-479-0523
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“pancakes” (29 reviews)
“local place” (3 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3702 Cameron St, Fairbanks, AK 99709-3842
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They had the most incredible sourdough pancakes!!! Everything else was good too! Small establishment but quick service.

Thank Katie R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breakfast here is a tradition for my husband and me. He loves sour dough pancakes, and this place definitely has them. They are a little too sour for my liking, but no visit to Fairbanks would be complete without having at least one bite. Besides,...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were travelling through Faribanks and looking for a good breakfast. This was about the third or fourth place we drove to, and it was worth the extra driving, we found not only a good breakfast but a great breakfast! A solid five star place...More

Thank ashirk2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I make sure I eat here every summer when I visit Fairbanks. As the name implies, sourdough is a big part of what they offer. I recommend the sourdough pancakes. Personally, I have to have an order of reindeer sausage--lean, tasty, and of course unique....More

Thank Rob D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very good sandwich menu. The sandwiches piled high with meat. This is a nice lunch place we found by just walking around. Worth a stop.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The 4 of us ate breakfast at Sam's. The food was served quickly, priced decently, and good. The cafe is decently clean and and handicap accessible.

Thank Kristen F
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast here with friends who live in Alaska who always come here when in Fairbanks. The coffee and service was great. The omelette was good. The sour dough pancakes were too sour.

Thank boscobear1950
Reviewed July 2, 2018

We love to get recommendations on where to eat for the locals. Never been lead astray and Sam's was no exception. Husband and I have the reindeer sausage omelet which was fantastic. Looked like a dinner from back home and the service was 'with a...More

Thank EleanorandHenry
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

My family and church was recently in Fairbanks this past weekend my family members informed me Upon returning to Anchorage of their horrible experience at this restaurant not only where they served apple juice with bleach in it they were also giving pancakes with olives...More

Thank Alitha W
Reviewed May 14, 2018

They have really good food! I had breakfast food..chicken fried steak and eggs..VERY GOOD! The chocolate shake was very tasty too! The portions and price are as they should be...not overkill and worth consuming EVERY bite!

Thank Christine N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3702 Cameron St, Fairbanks, AK 99709-3842
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Fairbanks
  • Phone Number: +1 907-479-0523
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