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500 Mission St Ste 4, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6443
+1 907-247-6527
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Indy
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130 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Stopped here after eating lunch. Great service and ice cream. It is located inside a larger building with many shops.

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Thank Ravekid
Petersburg, Alaska
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I always order a cookie with my lunch when I go to Polar Treats. You might think $2.50 for a cookie is expensive but if you get the coconut and macadamia nut cookie, that's a bargain. I am glad I don't live in Ketchikan or I would get one every day. They make a nice sandwich but I eat there... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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547 reviews
365 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

If you're ever in Alaska and need to feel a little bit colder, Polar Treats is a great place to get an ice cream. It's run by locals and open year round, which isn't a a given in Ketchikan. The prices are also very reasonable for Alaska. My waffle cone of mint ice cream was quite good, and the service... More 

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Thank Quintin K
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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600 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 364 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We found this in a tiny mall and it looked so cosy we stopped here for pastries and coffee! The coffee and cakes were good and the staff friendly. They also have free wi-fi for customers which is a bonus for cruise ship visitors.

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Thank casswife
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Run and owned by locals. Quick sandwich by nice and friendly staff. Good value. Inside an indoor mall. They also have ice cream. Ask what the paper bag hanging from the door is for-very interesting.

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Thank David W
Thousand Oaks, California
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41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Excellent espresso drinks, mouth watering sandwiches and wraps, great, friendly staff (?owner), quick service, all combined to make this one of our favorite spots in Ketchikan. Recommend packing sandwiches to carry on your walks/hikes around town.

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Thank Arun K
St. Petersburg, Florida
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52 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I was very disappointed wth the fish and chips. but we met 2 great gals from Belgium that just got married and went on tour with them next day.Pasca and Anne-Sophie. otherwise the food just kinda sucked,

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Thank Linda M
retiredJB
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331 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

They had a nice selection of things. Ice cream seemed to be quite popular. Coffee and lemon-iced pound cake were my choices. They had free Wi-Fi. They had a few tables inside and out in a covered area. Everything is pretty pricy in Alaska and this was no exception, but it hit the spot. Nice to be able to sit... More 

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Thank retiredJB
houston
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Ate lunch here several times during our stay in Ketchikan. Great tasting deli sandwiches made to order. Everything looks to be homemade here - great tasting cookies and excellent coffee selection too.

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Thank Leanne S
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

On our way back to our cruise ship, stopped for a coffee and snack. Great service, free wifi, good latte/esspresso drinks and scones! Definitely recommend.

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Thank Stephen J

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Mission St Ste 4, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6443
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Ketchikan
  • Phone Number: +1 907-247-6527

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?