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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We stopped at the Talkeetna Roadhouse upon recommendation. The menu was fine, but pretty pricey. I had the Standard breakfast and my companion had the lasagna. The breakfast was underwhelming and pretty plain. The lasagna was heavy on greens and light on cheese. Overall it was a fine experience. We both left stuffed to the brim. The next day I...

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Trisha_Costello, Owner at Talkeetna Roadhouse, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to review the Roadhouse and describe your experience. There are definitely a lot of moving parts that make up the daily running of this busy place and in the summer our staff swells to nearly 50. I'm sorry your interaction on the phone was less than helpful. Actually, I'm horrified. It is our...

Coventry, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This place is very charming with family style seating. We sat with a couple travelling through Alaska via RV, two local elders, and local B&B owner. This made for a lot of good stories. I had the standard breakfast which came with coffee, juice, scrambled eggs, potatoes, bacon, and toast for $13.95. The portion of egg and potato was large,...

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The garden cabin was a perfect get-away. It was charming, clean, comfy, warm, and wonderful. I could have stayed for a while! Thank you! It was the perfect distance from Main St. And, it was super nice to have the option of using the Roadhouse showers while staying at a dry cabin. The outhouse was a very pleasant outhouse experience,...

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Madrid
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We were in Talkeetna Roadhouse just for 1 night before to go to Denali Park. We stayed in the Little Cabin at the back. Cabin was nice. Staff were very kind and helpful. But Talkeetna has no much to see. If you are going to take a Denali Sightseeing flight probably you would need to stop here. Otherwise my recommendation...

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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Six of us just had the tastiest lunch ever! Sweet potato corn chowder soup was thick, hot, and delicious! Reindeer chili and pasties were outstanding! BLT slider best bacon and fresh baked bun, best ever! All breads baked fresh in house daily. What a treat!! Items in their bakery are fresh daily. The cinnamon roll purchased for later was wonderful!...

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Portland, United States
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My family of 4 stayed in the Little Cabin in the Back for one night. Out of all the hotels and lodges we stayed at on our 2 1/2 week tour through Alaska, this was the highlight, especially for the (low) price we paid. The kids loved sleeping in the loft of a real log cabin. The wifi worked great...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived here at this museum apartment and a few hours later we hear this verbal and physical altercation in a very nearby camper. We were told by the staff that they are the "volunteers" living in that camper. But they're having a full-blown physical and verbal fight and nothing was done about it , despite our recommendation to have...

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Seattle
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We rented the museum apartment which is perfect because it's one block off Main St. so it's much quieter but still right in the middle of all the action. In addition to staying at the Roadhouse, we strongly recommend eating there-especially breakfast. Get there soon after it opens at 7 a.m. though or you'll be fighting for a seat at...

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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

My group and I stayed in the museum apartment for one night in Talkeetna and I absolutely loved it. It's furnished with a lot of old fashioned items which gave it the historic feel that goes with story behind the place. (If youre into modern amenities this isnt the place for u). I loved the environment of the entire roadhouse...

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Trisha_Costello, Owner at Talkeetna Roadhouse, responded to this review

Hello! I'm so glad you enjoyed the Museum Apartment! We know we are not the standard run-of-the-mill hotel and we are always really grateful to be able to share all our unique spaces with folks who get a kick out of its quirkiness, out of the history. Each winter we try to take time to find ways to share even...

La Conner, Washington
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

When in Talkeetna, be sure to visit Talkeetna Roadhouse for great breakfasts and sweet treats, but beware of staying overnight. At the restaurant, you'll satisfy your empty stomach and sweet tooth cravings and you'll also meet travelers from all over the globe at shared family style dining tables. Quite fun! And nice staff. But the accommodations leave much to be...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Roadhouse, built around 1917, is one of the oldest establishments still in operation on Main Street in "Beautiful Downtown Talkeetna." Our kitchen is open to the public and we've become famous for big breakfasts, hearty soups, homebaked breads and genuine frontier hospitality. Our bakery produces all sorts of treats each day such as pies, a variety of cinnamon rolls, cookies, cakes, brownies, and savory pasties. The historic end-of-the-road town of Talkeetna is known today throughout the world as the base for international climbers making their way to climb Denali (Mt. McKinley), North America's tallest peak. Denali and the other peaks of the Alaska Range offer a magnificent backdrop for this picturesque town of around 800 people, located about two and a half hours north of Anchorage and halfway between Anchorage and Denali park entrance both by rail and road. The guest rooms range from private to hostel-style, rustic cabins to the school teacher's apartment located above the Talkeetna Historical Society Museum. Bathrooms are "down the hall" in typical Roadhouse fashion, and even though a bathroom has been added to Trapper John's Cabin, guests can still use its 5-Star outhouse! Breakfast is a separate charge but we provide our guests with coffee/cocoa/tea throughout their stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Talkeetna Roadhouse

Address: 13550 E Main St, Talkeetna, AK 99676
Region: United States > Alaska > Talkeetna
Price Range: $84 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Upstairs usually is very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Ra6907, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“For the Garden Cabin, bring your headlamp and house shoes.”
 of 5 bubbles suerR9686XR, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Loved the Historical Society/School House - large, comfortable, and the private bathroom was a plus.”
 of 5 bubbles MelissaE135, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 ground floor was nice. Didn't have to carry cases upstairs!!”
 of 5 bubbles HONBIRD, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I took a room in the historic roadhouse to get the feel of the historic building. Original log construction.”
 of 5 bubbles johnkZ3704DB, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
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