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A&W Restaurant

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3428 Airport Way, Fairbanks, AK 99709-4730
+1 907-452-1010
10:00 - 22:30
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Tenino, Washington
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Just your normal fast food joint...nothing special...at all. Surprised at how quickly the cost of a bucket of chicken adds up...over $ 34.00 for two people.

Thank midliferider
San Dimas, California
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121 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2015

OK I admit it. Fried cheese curds and Diet A&W are fantastic. I went back twice during my one week visit to Fairbanks.

Thank DMcClureDVM
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Prices are high amount of food is small. However, that is the norm in Fairbanks. Every place here is pretty much like that. The staff was quick and friendly which is not at all what I have come to expect in Fairbanks.

Thank Mel Mel B
North Pole, Alaska
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107 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Being one of the only two restaurants in Fairbanks that stays open 24 hours a day, A&W Family Restaurant is by far your better choice. Aside from the confusing decor that apparently was designed by someone who lived in a trailer park in the 70's, the food they serve is really great! Look past their massive collection of plastic flowers... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2014

The local that was starting up his Jeep after breathing into an alcohol analyzer spoke these words to me in the parking lot. I looked at his license plate and said I will send him the bill if he was wrong. I ordered the veggie omelette and licked the plate..l

Thank Gary S
Seattle, Washington
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121 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2014

Went there for late dinner. Ordered Papa burger and fries. After receiving the burgers, I noticed the floor covered with trash, papers, torn up boxes, wrappers (couldn't tell if food was in them). The overhead wiring and hoses were hanging down from the ceiling and while standing there, one of the sinks with steaming water was drained but it went... More 

Thank rainiershadow
Glennallen, Alaska
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2013

We ended up at the A&W after my husband had Korean food at Pioneer Park. It was nice to have regular old hamburger and cheese curds. The service wasn't all that fast, but the food tasted just fine.

Thank Kristin H

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3428 Airport Way, Fairbanks, AK 99709-4730
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Fairbanks
  • Phone Number: +1 907-452-1010

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?