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Ludvig's Bistro

256 Katlian St, Sitka, AK 99835-7501
+1 907-966-3663
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“paella” (52 reviews)
“tapas” (28 reviews)
“scallops” (28 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Mediterranean, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
256 Katlian St, Sitka, AK 99835-7501
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

We were in Sitka for our big anniversary and were tipped about this place being one of the nicest places in town for dinner. Our days in Sitka were unscripted, so we did not make reservations. There is a lighter menued more casual option upstairs...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rob M
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Getting off the cruise ship we walked in the very beautiful and walkable town of Sitka. On our way to the Totem Museum we came across the historic Mill Building and Fish Hatchery. In the back of the Mill Building they have Ludwig's Chowder Cart....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Gilbert00
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

We first tasted Ludvig’s Clam Chowder at the satellite location by Sitka Sound. It was spicy and wonderful. We made sure that we went to the Bistro for our last dinner in Sitka. We ate upstairs in the Tavern where no reservations were required. It...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 399deanal
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Sitka is a small and wonderful Alaskan town...wonderful people and mountain/ocean views that are (in my opinion) the very best. However, it hasn't been known for good eating establishments...until how. Ludvig's would be a great restaurant in any town and for a town of 9,000...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank dtroutte
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We had drinks and light fare on the second floor. It was excellent. The food was fresh and delicious.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Patricia R
Reviewed August 27, 2018

By all accounts, Ludvig's offers one of Sitka's finest dining experiences. Accordingly, reservations are a must because the restaurant is quite small. The food is prepared to perfection by the Chef/Owner and her fine staff. Everything is simply marvelous! For a perfect place for a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank paulvR2565KP
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Went here on the recommendation of a friend and was blown away. Expensive but well worth it. The Tuscan scallops, king salmon collars and creme brulee were excellent. Didn't have room for anything else but paella looked great too. Don't forget to make reservations as...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Hampton A
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I had several people tell me they had "one of the best meals they ever had" at Ludvig's, and I was like: yeah, yeah, sure... in Sitka. Well I am converted. This place is extremely well done! The food was outstanding. I had the Paella,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alex W
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Because of a misunderstanding regarding the date of my reservation - essential for this very popular bistro - There was no table available for us. A most accommodating staff arranged a place at the window bar, comped a bottle of wine, and served a dinner...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Intrepid8
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Reservations are required for the intimate restaurant. As soon as you walk through the door, you know you are in a special place. Great food. Great service. With the price💖

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 905maryellenh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Katlian St, Sitka, AK 99835-7501
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Sitka
  • Phone Number: +1 907-966-3663
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