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Caribou Family Restaurant

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45015 Kalifornsky Beach Rd, Soldotna, AK 99669, Soldotna, AK
+1 907-420-3978
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Soldotna, Alaska
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

its our good ol kitchen, open 24 hours, great food and pies, great atmosphere, it got it all, stop and visit.

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Thank A3091VNjamesk
Anchor Point, Alaska
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty run done inside, it's basically a choke and puke kind of place Food is not good at all, had a horrible omelette last time( how do you ruin a omelette?) Waitress are always nice but we don't go there anymore

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Thank Saintguy
Johnson City, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was so much fun and the good was great. Love that they had caribou burgers. Deep fried meatloaf was delish.

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Thank ajharveytx
KENAI
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

The service at this restaurant varies. Not too bad salad bar. Ok specials. Seems to be short handed somtimes.

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Thank KATHRYN K
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

The service was friendly and she kept my coffee full. The food came out fast.....oh but it was not close to as one would anticipate . I ordered an omlett with hash browns on the side. The cheese in the omlett was still cold. The greese on the plate from the hash browns had an orange color to it. Like... More 

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Thank RobinKelly924
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We tried to eat here for dinner, the steak special. We could not eat the meal. The meat did not taste like steak and the vegetables were over cooked. Actually, we were afraid of getting sick. The waitress asked what was wrong and we told her. She took the plates, emptied them in the trash, and brought us the bill.... More 

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Thank Sam P
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Service was excellent....their coffee was outstanding. They are open 24 hours a day, however, they put away the salad bar about 9 pm

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Thank Linda K
Carson City, Nevada
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Most travelers coming up to Alaska are unaware that the majority of the restaurants have the same exact prices, especially when it comes to the local seafood. However, there is a HUGE difference in the quality of food from one to another. The Caribou Family restaurant is average at best. Id compare to a Denny's myself. There are several better... More 

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Thank mhulkman
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I've had wonderful meals here and I've had not so wonderful meals here. The amount of food you get also varies. An example would be the amount of french fries on your plate...sometimes they heap the plate with fries and other times you might be lucky to get eight to ten fries with your burger. It is a great location... More 

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Thank Grayson907
Kenai, Alaska
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I mentioned breakfast served anytime as it's not easy to find a place open for breakfast other than Micky Dees (aka McDonalds). The good thing is even though it's called the Caribou, you can order just about everything to eat, not just Caribou). They had a nice salad bar at my last visit. It was well stocked. They have a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45015 Kalifornsky Beach Rd, Soldotna, AK 99669, Soldotna, AK
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Soldotna
  • Phone Number: +1 907-420-3978

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