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The Overlook

Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
+1 907-683-3463
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  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Four of us had dinner here, we were staying at Princess Lodge across the street and they picked us up in a van which was handy. It was nearing end of season so they were out of several entree items. My husband and I ordered...More

Thank Alabamatripcreator
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We loved this restaurant and the view was beautiful!! The bread was delicious and came with honey butter and salmon spread. The salads were huge and could be easily shared. We had the halibut and king salmon and for dessert - Baked Alaska. There is...More

Thank Aek123
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food,view and staff. We had dinner last night Katie took us to our table and was very sweet. My husband had the French Onion soup ( best ever) and Alaskan cod and chips, crispy but not greasy and flaky. I had the pork chop...More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

If not for our sweet server, the delicious halibut cakes and handcrafted cocktails, this dinner for 3 would have been a total flop. The onion soup was overly salted and inedible. The fried oysters were so over cooked they were stuck to their shells. The...More

Thank Carinmaine
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Location: Perched higher on the mountain/hill to allow beautiful views of Denali national park. Accessible via short hike uphill or call restaurant to arrange courtesy shuttle. Food (👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼): - bread tastes freshly baked/warmed, comes out with honey whipped butter and salmon spread 😋 - king...More

1  Thank Cassie T
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is s find. We were so happy to find a tucked away, small place with fantastic food, friendly service and a great view. Get away from all the tourists and go here!

1  Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Naturally, seafood is featured but there were certainly other options. The smoked salmon spread served with the hot bread brought to your table after ordering was the best I have ever eaten - and I used to live elsewhere in Alaska! The man at the...More

1  Thank Carol W
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The seven of us ordered mild mushrooms, flat bread, 2 salads and nachos as starters. Everything including the house bread, honey butter and salmon dip was very nice. Wild mushrooms were so tasty that we made a second order. We had steak, Alaskan cod &...More

1  Thank Toni626
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The views are the star here if you can get a window table, and then get the blinds to work! Varied menu, but one week on we can't remember what we ate , so not stand out!!! Good outside area if weather petmits. Beer from...More

Thank MrMrsW50
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome bread, King Crab, Pork Chop, Creme Brûlée , service, cocktails. Great server, Dusan!!! The view was beautiful!

1  Thank Sue630
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Questions & Answers
1 August 2016|
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Response from EllenDV3 | Property representative |
There is parking right outside of the restaurant.
Bob B
30 June 2016|
Response from EllenDV3 | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for checking in. Our last day this year is Sunday, September 11th.
barbara s
3 December 2015|
Response from EllenDV3 | Property representative |
Hello, If you would like to dine with us, simply request a pick-up from your hotel when you make your dinner reservation. Concerning gluten free, we are able to work around most any dietary restrictions including gluten. Our... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
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Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 6:15 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Denali National Park and Preserve
  • Phone Number: +1 907-683-3463
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The Overlook offers fine dining that is farm to table and port to plate with culinary mastery for the most discerning of palates. Remodeled and under new ownership, the only thing unchanged at The Overlook is the view of the Alaska Range.
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