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O'Brien's Pub and Eatery - CLOSED

211 Stedman St, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6525
+1 907-247-2326
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
22 Jul 2014
“Out of Business”
19 Jul 2014
“New Name! Same great place!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Pub, Cafe, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
211 Stedman St, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6525
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61 - 70 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 13 August 2012

We ate here three times during our two day stay in Ketchikan. Very good atmosphere, located right across from the boat docks. The owner is a great host and was a treat to talk to. Seemed to have more locals than tourists which made it...More

Thank JKBTwo
Reviewed 11 August 2012

Great place. Friendly atmosphere, very creative salmon dishes and excellent Fish & Chips. Best of all - Guinness of tap! A view of the harbor out the window, good mix of locals and visitors, and very pleasant staff. I'd recommend O'Briens Pub to any visitor...More

1  Thank HockeyJohn_1
Reviewed 10 August 2012

Stopped here for lunch after a seaplane tour, and after being dropped at Creek St. which was a tourist trap...a bit further down the block, this pub was the ticket for a good beer and a tasty bite to eat. Loved the Balls O'Salmon! Nice...More

Thank claricezim
Reviewed 9 August 2012

Small, bright eatery with friendly wait staff just off Creek Street near the bridge. The Guinness beer batter was excellent! I don't usually like cod, but the batter really made this the best fish and chips in Ketchikan (imagine would have been even better on...More

Thank Karyn B
Reviewed 6 August 2012

Great beer and wine, small but worth it if there is a seat. Good sandwiches and light food, a little bit "granola" but great fried mushrooms, and some real serious coffee. Prices about normal for here. They definitely support the Area Arts and are open...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 3 August 2012

Our cruise stopped in Ketchikan. My husband I wanted something that was a little further from port and found this little pub. We loved it. It was quaint, with a local feel. My husband enjoyed the haddock, fish and chips and I had the crab/salmon...More

Thank ldbent
Reviewed 3 August 2012

fish and chips and "cod balls" were very good- friendly atmosphere and good service. good selection of Alaskan beers too!

Thank npmtravel
Reviewed 1 August 2012

Willie O'Brien & his staff will make you feel right at home from the moment you enter their, warm, welcoming Irish pub! The smoked salmon is THE REAL DEAL and pairs perfectly with the house specialty drink, a Pabst-schmear! Ask for it by name! Don't...More

2  Thank HighTiders
Reviewed 31 July 2012 via mobile

We had good food and they have a nice selection of Alaskan beer. Great people and great stories. The 'balls o salmon are a must!

Thank Ugiech
Reviewed 26 July 2012

This establishment has a friendly staff, very knowledgeable, obviously locals (not imported summer staff). The locals that frequent are also friendly and obviously enjoy the place because the owner/staff all seemed to know the bulk of them well. The food was wonderful, the prices a...More

Thank Thomas E
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Stedman St, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6525
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Ketchikan
  • Phone Number: +1 907-247-2326
  • E-mail
Coffee House by morning - Alaskan Pub by Lunch & DinnerBest Fish & Chips in KetchikanSuperb Customer Service with a Waterfront ViewGuinness & Local Alaskan Breweries on DraftJust an All Around Fun Place to be in KetchikanAll Meats Roasted in-house & ONLY Fresh Alaskan Seafood is Served
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