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Smoke Shack

411 Port Avenue, The Train Wreck Complex, Seward, AK 99664
+1 907-224-5445
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pulled pork” (28 reviews)
“frittata” (13 reviews)
“gumbo” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Diner, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
411 Port Avenue, The Train Wreck Complex, Seward, AK 99664
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's an old RR dining car. Seating is limited, but the attitude is great and the music bed of Blues makes everything better.

Thank dnakason
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tiny place, but managed to get seated right away, probably because it was September and raining. Food was great and portions generous.

Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went there twice, while in Seward on our honeymoon (we tried to go a third time, but the wait was too long by the time we got there). Unless you are there before it opens, expect a wait... well... I guess...More

Thank joshpuchalski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Smoke Shack is very small, so if you want breakfast get there early. We are normally not a big breakfast family, but the food was well worth the wait and catered to various likes. If you have the time, I would highly recommend eating...More

Thank KG56560
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Both of us had great food. It was a Sunday so we only had choices off of the breakfast menu. When we got there, there was a waiting list and the 30 minute estimate to eat inside was almost an hour. I was even OK...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast, and was disappointed. First, the coffee was fresh and great, not bitter or too strong. Now for the food-we were the first 2 customers in the door that morning. I ordered two eggs over medium, ham, home fries, and toast. My...More

Thank GNPHiker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our breakfast this morning. Clean restaurant. Cute ambiance. Great service. Great coffee....super hot and good food. We really enjoyed it.

Thank Yorkdog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

See the Train Wreck for my full review...this place is amazing. But plan for a wait. It is teeny inside, so seating is limited and the kitchen is efficient but small so they don't try and serve volumes of food. My favorite is the Reuben...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We were on a cruise ship in Seward for the day and ate here for lunch after reading the many good reviews on Tripadvisor. We wholeheartedly agree. This place was friendly, and had atmosphere in spades, accompanied by great music. Be aware it’s tiny and...More

Thank Ozziepore
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I was starving at noon after a little hike around two lakes. I waited for 15 minutes and the table was clean and ready to order. The waitress very charming, explain the preparation and differences. I choose chicken burrito with salad. Big sizes, tasty, fresh....More

Thank Andres H
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27 June 2017|
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Response from Nick G | Reviewed this property |
in pretty sure it's 8am-3pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 Port Avenue, The Train Wreck Complex, Seward, AK 99664
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Seward
  • Phone Number: +1 907-224-5445
Dine in a fun & comfortable atmosphere inside a historic Alaska Railroad car! We are open for breakfast & lunch serving homemade comfort food. We are open every day from 8 am- 3pm.
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