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Sandpiper Cafe

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429 W Willoughby Ave, Juneau, AK 99801-1727
+1 907-586-3150
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06:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 14:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Hard to find great customer service nowadays. From the seating to the waitress can't beat the smile and service they provided. The coffee was delicious and the waffle was on point.

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Thank Dawn B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Loved it... Dustin had Biscuits and Gravy. His go to at The Sandpiper. Relaxed inviting atmosphere. 😊

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Thank Valarie W
Victoria, Canada
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5 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I had heard from various people the Sandpiper was an amazing breakfast place & I LOVE my eggs benny! .. It was a total letdown .. The meal was slapped together, no love put in the cooking of the meal. Mushy potatoes, English Muffin soggy, hollandaise sauce thick and rubbery with no flavour. I never complain, I'm a positive happy... More 

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Thank lifedoesnotwait
Fairbanks, Alaska
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We had just arrived in Juneau off of the ferry at 7am and our taxi driver recommended the Sandpiper Cafe for breakfast. I was surprised it was open so early, but it was already busy! The waffles were delicious, and all the fruit was fresh and local (I'm pretty sure). It has a calm atmosphere and great service.

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Thank igloogirl9
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The Sandpiper is located downtown Juneau near the new State of Alaska Museum. Their breakfast selection has one of my favorites which is a sun dried tomato, ham and cheese omelette with their home fried Yukon gold potatoes..they serve large portions and we usually take home about half of it and have it for breakfast the next day.

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Thank Thomas J
Chesham, Bucks, England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Close to The Driftwood where we stayed so we ate here twice and on both occasions great food, good sized portions and nice decor. Attentve and friendly waiters. Great omelletes .

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Thank Charleygirl76
Laconia, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

In 2013, during a cruise stop in Juneau, we stopped off at the Sandpiper Café for breakfast after the local postmaster told us of this great local restaurant. Three years later and we decided to make another stop during a recent cruise to the area long before we even got on the ship. We weren’t disappointed. While it doesn’t look... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Arrived earlier than the rest of our party ,so decided to have a coffee whilst we waited .We were approached by the waitress,who appeared fine .Sadly the moment we ordered just two cups of coffee [and before I could explain we were waiting for the rest of our party to arrive ]she just "grunted".Next we knew the coffee was dumped... More 

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Thank thepipefishfans
Clinton, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

All of the reviews are spot on. The breakfasts are amazing. Our first morning in Juneau and it was a real treat. A lot of locals, so you know the food must be good. I couldn't imagine a better place for breakfast and the portions were huge, but the food on the higher end of well made. Our waiter was... More 

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Thank Jayne M
Juneau, AK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This is where we meet our friends for breakfast and lunch. Fabulous food, generous portions, and close to downtown.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 429 W Willoughby Ave, Juneau, AK 99801-1727
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Juneau
  • Phone Number: +1 907-586-3150

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?