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The Overlook

Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
+1 907-683-3463
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If not for our sweet server, the delicious halibut cakes and handcrafted cocktails, this dinner for 3 would have been a total flop. The onion soup was overly salted and inedible. The fried oysters were so over cooked they were stuck to their shells. The...More

Thank Carinmaine
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Location: Perched higher on the mountain/hill to allow beautiful views of Denali national park. Accessible via short hike uphill or call restaurant to arrange courtesy shuttle. Food (👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼): - bread tastes freshly baked/warmed, comes out with honey whipped butter and salmon spread 😋 - king...More

1  Thank Cassie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is s find. We were so happy to find a tucked away, small place with fantastic food, friendly service and a great view. Get away from all the tourists and go here!

1  Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Naturally, seafood is featured but there were certainly other options. The smoked salmon spread served with the hot bread brought to your table after ordering was the best I have ever eaten - and I used to live elsewhere in Alaska! The man at the...More

1  Thank Carol W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The seven of us ordered mild mushrooms, flat bread, 2 salads and nachos as starters. Everything including the house bread, honey butter and salmon dip was very nice. Wild mushrooms were so tasty that we made a second order. We had steak, Alaskan cod &...More

1  Thank Toni626
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The views are the star here if you can get a window table, and then get the blinds to work! Varied menu, but one week on we can't remember what we ate , so not stand out!!! Good outside area if weather petmits. Beer from...More

Thank MrMrsW50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome bread, King Crab, Pork Chop, Creme Brûlée , service, cocktails. Great server, Dusan!!! The view was beautiful!

1  Thank Sue630
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Table of six was seated promptly. Great view and the service was good but not great. We ordered 3 apps, 4 entrees and 2 desserts. Cheese sampler according to a Wisconsinite was beyond perfect. The 14oz prime rib was the greatest tasting piece of meat...More

Thank MacKeag R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok, so this place has an amazing view, veryy unique very scenic. The food when it came was delciious. Its pricy but soooo good. Ok, now I dont want to be a jerk but this may have been the slowest restarunt I have seen in...More

Thank TheRattla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived just after 9 for breakfast that is supposed to be served from 630 to 1030. We were not greeted at the door. After standing there for a minute, we asked if we should seat ourselves. The response was you have to sit on...More

Thank Misty W
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Questions & Answers
31 July 2016|
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Response from EllenDV3 | Property representative |
There is parking right outside of the restaurant.
Bob B
29 June 2016|
Response from EllenDV3 | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for checking in. Our last day this year is Sunday, September 11th.
barbara s
2 December 2015|
Response from EllenDV3 | Property representative |
Hello, If you would like to dine with us, simply request a pick-up from your hotel when you make your dinner reservation. Concerning gluten free, we are able to work around most any dietary restrictions including gluten. Our... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts American Express
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Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
06:00 - 10:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Denali National Park and Preserve
  • Phone Number: +1 907-683-3463
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The Overlook offers fine dining that is farm to table and port to plate with culinary mastery for the most discerning of palates. Remodeled and under new ownership, the only thing unchanged at The Overlook is the view of the Alaska Range.
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