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Ludvig's Bistro

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256 Katlian St, Sitka, AK 99835-7501
+1 907-966-3663
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“paella” (41 reviews)
“tapas” (25 reviews)
“chowder” (33 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
256 Katlian St, Sitka, AK 99835-7501
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Reviewed yesterday

The paella was very good and is large enough to share. It was flavorful with scallops, salmon, rockfish, chicken, calamari, chorizo. The service as excellent. It was attentive but not hovering.

Thank ywashin
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff at this restaurant is hapless, and could care less about getting your business. One nasty staff person after another. So curt and nasty I left without eating or drinking. We watched them slam the door in a customers face. Very disappointing, as I...More

1  Thank globetrotter515
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the best steak that I've had in a long time and the service was great also. The rest of the family thoroughly enjoyed their paella.

Thank DWilder810
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to get a reservation on a Thursday night, 2 bar seats with a direct view into the organized & calm kitchen. Chef Colette Nelson & her capable partner chef worked in perfect harmony - their ease radiating into the cozy space. The...More

Thank Chicaree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is cozy and delicious. The Scallops are a great starter and the Paella is highly recommended for two people to share.

Thank alexandratailer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered their grass fed filet that was to die for. Best steak I have ever eaten. The price was at the upper end for a steak dinner but worth every penny.

Thank Scott N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ludvig's Bistro is a small homey restaurant in Sitka. Our party of 16 took up all but 1 small table. The food is excellent. My husband and I shared scallops as an appetizer and had white king salmon as a main course. The salmon was...More

Thank Rita M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Intimate atmosphere; staff friendly, conversational and competent but not clingy, which is a subtle balance. Chef/proprietor went out of her way to accommodate special dietary needs without compromising her food. Surprisingly good value for the price, which is not low-end. Tapas bar upstairs fine as...More

Thank jermudgeon
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Make your reservation early.. I think this is the best place in town. Try the halibut cheeks and the local beers.

Thank DeniseLaw
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

the cioppino, $38, was mediocre. "ivory" king salmon, some bits of squid and a few scallops. none tasted fresh & succulent, in a bland red sauce. no delicious garlic bread on the side. wish i had tried the chowder!

3  Thank Karen A
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Is wine available?
June 18, 2015|
Response from Sandro B | Reviewed this property |
Yes but selection is sparse and not very good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Katlian St, Sitka, AK 99835-7501
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Sitka
  • Phone Number: +1 907-966-3663
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