These 11 Amazing Alaska Restaurants Are Loaded With Local History

We are prepared to come in like a lightning bolt and drop some pretty alarming information on you. These absolutely incredible restaurants are not only filled with yummy food and great service, but they are loaded with tons of local history. On top of all that good stuff, many of these hot spots have been around since even before Alaska was officially a part of the United States.

Although the great 49th state of Alaska was granted U.S. statehood on January 3, 1959, the restaurant craze had already caught on and these eateries were truly the pioneers of their time. Pretty amazing, huh? We think so, too! We are so proud to have such dedicated business owners and team members alike throughout our many unique and varying communities in the Last Frontier.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For more good eats, be sure to check out these epic 23 places you should eat in Alaska in 2017. Also, here are 13 incredible places you can eat in Alaska for under $10 bucks.