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Fressen - CLOSED

2602 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503-2309
+1 907-333-5555
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Sep 8, 2013
“Yummy German food”
Aug 3, 2013
“Not open”
Restaurant Hours Closed
2602 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503-2309
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Reviewed September 8, 2013

Fressen is great! I took my dad and boyfriend here for dinner (my dad LOVES German food), and everyone's meal was a hit. My bratwurst was flavorful, the sauerkraut was delicious, and the boys' jaegerschnitzel was heavenly. Looking forward to next time!

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed August 3, 2013

Wednesday at 5 p.m. On a Friday evening. Place was dark. Call the phone number written on the window. No answer. Would have liked to have tried the place. Maybe we'll give it one more chance.

1  Thank Flashy101
Reviewed April 20, 2013

I ate dinner here on a Saturday night. We arrived at about 5:30, an hour after they opened, and were seated immediately. This is a small place with seating for no more than 20 people so there wasn't much choice in tables. On a Saturday...More

Thank Shawn R
Reviewed March 7, 2013

My husband went here the other night. It was good, but not the best we've had. I had jaeger schnitzel, and the mushroom sauce was excellent, the pork tenderloin cooked perfectly. My husbands Wiener schnitzel was a little chewy, not melt in your mouth tender...More

Thank Terry T
Reviewed February 11, 2013

The reviews of others to this date seem to be spot on. We are a pair of seniors who went there with our son and his wife. We were on our way later to a show at the PAC. We arrived around 6PM on a...More

Thank Sewolf04
Reviewed November 5, 2012 via mobile

A tiny place with only one pleasant but harried server. Every table was taken, the food was slow coming out but no complaints because this was home cooked made to order REAL German pig out fare (aside from the jalepeno in one menu item). Small...More

Thank jalaska2016
Reviewed September 24, 2012

There aren't many choices here. I went a month or so after they opened. The food they made was good. Not as good as homemade, but close. They do make it to order though, which means it takes a while to serve you but they...More

Thank may1787
Reviewed September 14, 2012

My husband had the veal and I had jagerschnitzel (sp?). Both were very, very good. We definitely will go back! Great value, too. Atmosphere is somewhat austere, but that's the only criticism.

Thank alaskabear0826
Reviewed May 28, 2012

My German great-grandmother used to admonish family members "Don't fress," meaning, "Don't eat like an animal," or "Don't gorge yourself." At Anchorage's only German restaurant, it's worth taking the time to savor every bite of the meal, whether you finish it all at once or...More

Thank Corvidae
Reviewed May 16, 2012 via mobile

Service was good, dropped in on a whim. I was pleasantly surprised. One of my favorite things to eat when I was stationed in Berlin was jäger schnitzel. I haven't found anything close...until today. Very good! Parking is very limited parallel street side. I arrived...More

Thank lovnlivnnalaska
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  • Address: 2602 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99503-2309
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 907-333-5555
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