There is simply no denying that Alaska is king of the seafood industry. In fact, we’d go on record saying that our seafood is the best in the world. Nothing beats the sweet and savory flavor of wild, natural, sustainable Alaska seafood – especially when it’s caught right from our local waters. Each and every one of these phenomenal restaurants offers a delightful assortment of salmon, halibut, king crab, scallops, shrimp and so much more. The next time you’re gearing up for a date night out or a happy family gathering, be sure to keep these excellent places in mind.
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1. Simon & Seafort’s – Anchorage
Fresh seafood with a million dollar view. You'll love the inviting and chic atmosphere as well as the great service. Address: 420 L Street, Anchorage, AK 99501.
2. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse & Tavern – Homer
Located in the heart of OldTown is this historic gem that is known for serving the most consistently delicious and hearty meals in the 'halibut fishing capital of the world.' The selection of steaks and wild Alaska seafood with have you drooling from the second you open the menu. Address: 120 W Bunnell Avenue, Homer, AK 99603.
3. Hanger on the Wharf – Juneau
This coveted airplane hanger with a view overlooking the harbor is one of the best spots in the state capital city of Juneau. The seafood selection will blow you away and the service will make you grin from ear to ear. Address: 2 Marine Way #106, Juneau, AK 99801.
4. The Cookery – Seward
This quaint and eclectic spot is a newcomer that has quickly won the hearts of locals and visitors alike. Fresh Alaska seafood is what we love the best! Address: 209 5th Avenue, Seward, AK 99664.
5. Lavelles Bistro – Fairbanks
The globally inspired dishes mixed with local Alaska seafood fare and a nice glass of wine will make you the happiest camper in the golden heart city. Address: SpringHill Suites Fairbanks, 575 1st Avenue, Fairbanks, AK 99701.
6. The Alaska Fish House – Ketchikan
This casual little hot spot offers a beautiful waterfront view and yummy seafood specialties such as dungeness crab, tacos and chowder. Perfect after a day of fishing or exploring in this historic town. Address: 3 Salmon Landing, Ketchikan, AK 99901.
7. 229 Parks Restaurant & Tavern – McKinley Park
Sustainable American cuisine and an ever-changing menu. Visitors love the attention to detail, great service and the variety of wild Alaska seafood options. Address: 229.7 Parks Highway, Denali National Park, AK 99755.
8. Channel Club – Sitka
This sophisticated and romantic restaurant overlooking the water offers incredible steak and seafood dishes that will charm you from start to finish. Address: 2906 Halibut Point Road, Sitka, AK 99835.
9. Glacier Brewhouse – Anchorage
A downtown Anchorage gem, this lively and happening place is where everyone in the city wants to be. You'll love the wood dominated dining room and the house brewed beer to go along with a good meal. Address: 737 W 5th Avenue Suite 110, Anchorage, AK 99501.
10. Mykel’s Restaurant – Soldotna
Located right in town, this cozy and casual restaurant offers consistently delicious steak and seafood dishes that you will absolutely love. Address: 35041 Kenai Spur Highway, Soldotna, AK 99669.
11. Little Mermaid – Homer
This bright and fun eatery on the Homer Spit is truly the cats meow. Although it is seasonal, you'll anticipate a visit here all winter long. The seafood dishes are creative and delicious, and the atmosphere is quaint, cozy and utterly charming. Address: 4246 Homer Spit Road, Homer, AK 99603.
12. Turtle Club – Fairbanks
This is one of the oldest spots in the 'golden heart city' and it is just an epic place to visit. You'll love the generous portions of steak and seafood, as well as the enormous salad bar. Yummy! Address: 2098 Old Steese Highway North, Fairbanks, AK 99712.
13. Reluctant Fisherman Inn – Cordova
This locally owned gem offers one of the best harbor views in town, plus the assortment of wild Alaska seafood is out of this world. A must visit! Address: 407 Railroad Avenue, Cordova, AK 99574.
14. Chinooks – Seward
The views overlooking the harbor are incredible, but the food is even better. There are so many great options to choose from here, you will simply have to come back time and time again. Address: 1404 4th Avenue, Seward, AK 99664.
15. The Chart Room – Kodiak
A great assortment of local beers plus an inviting atmosphere with so many great wild Alaska seafood dishes to choose from. Address: 236 Rezanof Drive West, Kodiak, AK 99615.