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Fresh Sourdough Express

1316 Ocean Dr, Homer, AK 99603-7913
+1 907-235-7571
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1316 Ocean Dr, Homer, AK 99603-7913
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

A great place for breakfast, the menu has something for everyone. I thought my breakfast of eggs, potatoes and bacon was done with (with jicama as a garnish, yum), not your normal boring plate. The morsels of fresh bakery goods just out of the oven...More

Thank Lori T
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2015

Thanks so much ... Love it... Interesting tasty food... We are so glad you enjoyed your meal... great to see you are from Soldotna and a Nature lover... I founded the Bakery Cafe in 1982 as I loved Nature so much. In collage I studied...More

Reviewed 1 July 2015

Delicious food and fairly nice people. I love coming here because the owners are committed to sourcing locally and organically as much as is reasonable in Alaska. While you need to expect to pay more than other places, I believe you get what you pay...More

Thank syds_kid
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2015

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a 5 star review... !!! We appreciated all your comments and all the detail. When we started the business in 1982, it was all about serving local & organic food... back then most folks did not...More

Reviewed 28 June 2015

Personable owner and wait staff, fresh and tasty baked goods. Let you savor your coffee outside and didn't rush you out.More

Thank Shellemm
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2015

NY NY,,, thanks for the nice review... I am originally from Jersey and spent a lot of time in the City ... I know about rushing :-) and great food. We do our best to create a space for folks to enjoy what we offer......More

Reviewed 22 June 2015

We had a great breakfast here! A variety of good selections and everybody in our party was happy with their omelettes, eggs and reindeer sausage. We also ordered a blueberry muffin to share, it was really good, then our waitress, Victoria, brought us a sample...More

Thank SpecialK_Sid
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2015

Dearest Carrot Muffin lover's Thanks so much for the great review! Victoria really enjoyed meeting you as did the rest of the terrific staff... We hope you return soon:-) We would like to think so... we know how far Dallas is... but its worth coming...More

Reviewed 14 June 2015

The food was outstanding. We were there during the busy breakfast time. The server was very friendly and efficient. We will definitely be back. Check out this restaurant, if only for the baked goods!

Thank Linda Y
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2015

Such a joy to get your wonderful review... we are dedicated to pleasing our customers while serving the best quality food... local and organic when ever possible... Folks like you make it all worthwhile. Look forward to serving you again!

Reviewed 6 June 2015

The baked goods looked pretty tasty but I can't say that about the pizza. The crust was not flavorful at all - very bland. Not a lot of toppings to choose from. The salad I got was good. Service was a little disorganized. We won't...More

Thank Islandgirl53
Reviewed 4 June 2015

food is great, sourdough pancakes w/ blueberries makes for a very interesting and delicious confluence of flavors. other breakfast items we tried were great as well. Mostly, it was the people there that made it our go-to place every morning we were there. our server...More

Thank tim-dartmouth
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2015

Thanks for stoping by and taking the time to give us a nice review... we so appreciate it... Look forward to serving you up 5 stars anytime...cheers

Reviewed 27 May 2015

Stopped in and got some cookies and spinach and cheese bread Danish's. They were outstanding! I wished I would have gotten more for my travels to enjoy. The atmosphere inside was friendly and warm. Great place to stop.

Thank loonalaska
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2015

Thanks for stoping by and taking the time to write a nice review. hope next time you can sit for a delicious meal... Cheers

Reviewed 24 May 2015

Party of 3 stopped in for brunch. Staff is very friendly and helpful. 2 people shared a short stack of sourdough pancakes. Very good. 1 person had a short stack of gluten free sourdough pancakes. Probably tasted better than the regular ones. Try the AH!laska...More

Thank sinawavaznp
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2015

Thanks for taking the time to write a great review.. glad you love the pancakes... Hope to see you for many more meals...

Reviewed 31 March 2015

They treat you like family and the food is fantastic. Fresh ingredients, lots of choices. We were there for breakfast and lunch. Friday night music sounds like fun.

Thank John R
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2015

Thanks for the awesome review..! It means so much to all of us at the Sourdough to be able to provide this experience... Great food, service in a warm welcoming environment, serving local and organic foods...:-) We very much appreciate you!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 8 - USD 18
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1316 Ocean Dr, Homer, AK 99603-7913
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Homer
  • Phone Number: +1 907-235-7571
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At the Fresh Sourdough Express, we offer food that is both good for you and the planet. ~ Since 1982 we have Served Healthy Hearty Alaskan Cuisine focused on using Local and Organic ingredients. We feature the best Alaskan seafood, pork, and beef plus plenty of Homer-grown vegetables. Offer delicious vegetarian & vegan options using as much seasonal Home-grown produce as possible. There is no skimping on the value you receive when you are served a delicious, robust meal, teeming with regional flavor and quality, from one of our smiling servers. We serve breakfast all day, hearty lunches, seasonal daily specials, to-go meals, and box lunches. Daily baked goodies including gluten-free options and a variety of baked goods made with organic ingredients. Drinks include a raw juice bar, smoothies, espresso drinks, milkshakes, Kombucha and natural sodas All in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Please check out our menu. We offer catering services planned with attention to detail for any event. Our Intentions, desires, and beliefs: Customer service makes all the difference in your experience while you dine. It is our intention to serve you in a manner that is welcoming and enjoyable. Buying local helps to build the local economy and assures freshness in all that we prepare. The food we consume directly affects our health and the health of the plant. We strive to be a zero-waste facility by composting all of our food scraps, recycling everything possible, and implement energy efficient appliances and practices into our establishment. Check out our website and find out how we started the Cafe with just $43 and the passion "to make the world a better place one bite at a time." We sincerely look forward to serving you and value your feedback. Open from May until October Summer Hours Open DAILY 8 am - 5 pm daily Off-season Hours 8-3 Closed on Thursday
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