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Jack Sprat Restaurant

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165 Olympic Mountain Loop, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
+1 907-783-5225
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17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 22:00
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sparks nv
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218 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

Maybe we just went on the wrong day. The waitress did her best but she was so, so busy. Items were quite expensive and portions were small. It was good, but after reading other reviews, I expected more. My cioppino was quite good, but I've never had such a small portion.

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1 Thank fiddlestogo
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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116 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

Hippi like atmospher, guitar music playing, service and food interesting and good. Midtown location.

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Lone Jack, Missouri
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

We were at the end of a long excursion day, headed back to the resort and what a find, off the beaten path in Girdwood! The service was fair but the food was exceptional; fare that you would expect to find in a big city's fine dining restaurant.

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1 Thank Teresa M
Anchorage, Alaska
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

In the culinary wasteland of Alaska there lies an oasis of deliciousness in the most unsuspecting of places. I've been all over the state from Fairbanks to Ketchikan and Jack Sprat is by far the best dining experience I've had. My dining companions ordered the halibut even after we went fishing and caught and ate our own the day before... More 

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New Haven
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100 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

We were expecting great things from previous reviews but were disappointed. Service that night was slow and our server seemed rather detached with very little enthusiasm. We thought the dishes were way overpriced, though they were all quite good. Duck breast meal portion was very small, bread plate at $6.50 was ridiculous for maybe 4-5 slices of bread. I wanted... More 

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Shallotte, North Carolina
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Our experience was delightful. Our waiter was very attentive and on task. Very knowledgable of the menu and was helpful in our selection. We had 4 of us in our party. Didn't want leftovers so he suggested getting 3 meals. We all shared them and got a taste of all. Absolutely to die for meals. Presentation was beautiful and the... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

When we arrived there were only table in the beer garden. Here you could get a drink and an appetizer. Get the yam fries! They are awesome! After about 1/2 hour we got a table on the deck. Here we ordered the bacon wrapped dis and seafood dish to share. Both outstanding, but again, very expensive Wait staff was very... More 

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

We went for an early dinner arriving just at 5:00 when they opened. They were able to seat us on the porch which was lovely. Quickly though the restaurant filled up so if you want to go, make a reservation. I had the salmon which was grilled on top of the house salad. It was by far the best salmon... More 

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Thank barbara115de
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

Delicious food and nice ambiance. There was the best dinner in our trip around Alaska. Fantastic fish and desserts.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

The expected range of Alaskan food is quite good at this informal, local institution. Service is friendly and accommodating; outdoor seating is particularly pleasant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$38
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Seafood, American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Olympic Mountain Loop, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage  >  Girdwood
  • Phone Number: +1 907-783-5225
Description
Established in 2001, Jack Sprat continues to serve carnivores and vegans side by side in what has been a peaceful culinary experiment! Our slogan is "Fat & Lean World Cuisine" which allows for healthy alternatives with flavors from around the globe. You will find humanely raised meats, local & sustainably caught seafood and lots of vegetarian dishes on our menu. We create a fun & relaxing atmosphere for everyone to enjoy. Jack Sprat is committed to providing the community of Girdwood and its visitors with the highest quality of food and service. Stop in for weekend brunch or try one of our nightly dinner specials where we evolve with the seasons and let the raw ingredients shine.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?