Alaska Nature July 07, 2017
10 Alaska Restaurants With The Most Amazing Outdoor Patios You’ll Love To Lounge On
What could be more perfect for a summer day than lounging on a patio in the sun? In Alaska, the midnight sun lasts so long through the evening and you can lounge and relax, forgetting what time it is. Enjoy these Alaska restaurants where you can dine in style and soak up some rays. From brunch to lunch to dinner to coffee and dessert, these places are great for dining anytime. So, find a patio and enjoy the summer in Alaska!
1. Pike's Landing, 4438 Airport Way, Fairbanks
Known for their classic American cuisine with a variety of burgers and sandwiches, Pike's has a perfect spot on the Chena River. Lounge in the sunny Interior summer days and watch the boats from the spacious deck.
2. Baranof Fish Market, 201 Katlian St, Sitka
This is an ideal spot for relaxing in the sun with appetizers and a cool beverage after a day on the water. They serve a wide variety of fresh Alaskan seafood and local brews.
3. Inga's Galley, 104 N Nordic Dr, Petersburg
This place is packed all summer with diners seeking specials like shrimp tacos and steak salad. Inga's is a local fisherman hang out and local secret. The food is so good and the deck so comfortable don't be surprised if you find yourself coming back for more.
4. Alaska Fish & Chips Company, 2 Marine Way
Ste 124, Juneau
This place has the best fresh oyster shooters and beer battered halibut fish and chips. The sunny deck over looks the small plane landing site and the harbor, providing plenty of entertaining viewing as you relax on the deck.
5. The Pump House, 796 Chena Pump Rd, Fairbanks
The Pump House is a historic location that features many antiques from the Gold Rush era. The deck is lined with flowers and is a perfect place to dine on fresh Alaskan seafood and steaks.
6. Ocean View Restaurant, 1831 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan
The Ocean View lives up to it's name with front row seats to the Tongas Narrows, the relatively calm water Ketchikan lies on. Bald eagles soar and dine on ocean caught Alaska salmon while you do the same.
7. Baja Tacos, 1 Harbor Loop Rd, Cordova
Head to Baja Tacos to heat up your day. From the spicy cuisine to the sunny deck, this place is perfect to take a break and bask in the sun.
8. The Roadside Potatohead, 225 N Harbor Dr, Valdez
This place is perfect for lunch in Valdez. As it has a tendency to be rainy, the covered outdoor seating is perfect for the weather. The Potatohead, aside from having absolutely delicious potato based meals that are hearty and warm, has friendly service and potato related toys for the kids.
9. The Little Mermaid, 4246 Homer Spit Rd, Homer
Head the Little Mermaid for delicious high end seafood cuisine right on the spit in Homer. This place has inventive dishes with the highest quality fresh Alaskan seafood available.
10. The Old Powerhouse Restaurant, 516 E Marine Way, Kodiak
This is surprisingly a sushis restaurant! Watch the peaceful channel while you dine on the freshest sushi and other fusion dishes in the beautiful town of Kodiak. This place is a local favorite and a hidden spot for sneaking away to spend an afternoon in the sun.
Have you been to any of these Alaska restaurants? Tell us about it in the comments below.