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Fresh Sourdough Express

1316 Ocean Dr, Homer, AK 99603-7913
+1 907-235-7571
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Seafood, American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1316 Ocean Dr, Homer, AK 99603-7913
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111 - 120 of 316 reviews

Reviewed 27 May 2015

Stopped in and got some cookies and spinach and cheese bread Danish's. They were outstanding! I wished I would have gotten more for my travels to enjoy. The atmosphere inside was friendly and warm. Great place to stop.

Thank loonalaska
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2015

Thanks for stoping by and taking the time to write a nice review. hope next time you can sit for a delicious meal... Cheers

Reviewed 24 May 2015

Party of 3 stopped in for brunch. Staff is very friendly and helpful. 2 people shared a short stack of sourdough pancakes. Very good. 1 person had a short stack of gluten free sourdough pancakes. Probably tasted better than the regular ones. Try the AH!laska...More

Thank sinawavaznp
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2015

Thanks for taking the time to write a great review.. glad you love the pancakes... Hope to see you for many more meals...

Reviewed 31 March 2015

They treat you like family and the food is fantastic. Fresh ingredients, lots of choices. We were there for breakfast and lunch. Friday night music sounds like fun.

Thank John R
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2015

Thanks for the awesome review..! It means so much to all of us at the Sourdough to be able to provide this experience... Great food, service in a warm welcoming environment, serving local and organic foods...:-) We very much appreciate you!

Reviewed 18 March 2015

The Sourdough Express is one of Homer's older restaurants. Only open in the summer season, locals still remain loyal to it. Great baked goods and a nice breakfast menu. Does serve lunch and maybe dinner but I have never eaten anything but breakfast there. Not...More

Thank Bernie P
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2015

Thanks for taking the time to write a great review... Look forward to serving you again

Reviewed 9 February 2015 via mobile

We went to Homer to check out the Spit. We were hungry and saw the Fresh Sourdough Express, so we thought let's give it a try. After walking in it was apparent the restraunt served healthy conscious food. We tried their sample of bread brought...More

Thank t100baker
Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

Happy Anniversary to Donna and Kevin, owners of the fabulous Fresh Sourdough Express. The food was fantastic, superb customer service. Very pleased with the all organic, fresh food choices and our smoothies were made to perfection! Precisely as requested! Definitely will be returning! !

1  Thank Bob S
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2015

You Rock! Thanks for the great review... Look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 25 November 2014 via mobile

Fresh, local, home cooked amazingness!! I'm a local and it actually took me a year to discover this place, it will absolutely be my top choice for breakfast from now on. Many locally sourced ingredients, carefully crafted recipes, incredible Flavors and excellent value. Today I...More

2  Thank sspencer78
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2015

Thanks for the AWESOME Review! We look forward to serving you again and again. We really appreciate you taking the time to write the review and spread the love. Please come check out our Friday Night Pizza's.. we feature local musicians, great salads and our...More

Reviewed 2 November 2014

With no breakfast options at our hotel, we were directed here, and are so happy we were! The 60's vibe throughout emanates from the owners who opened the place many years ago, starting with a truck which is still parked outside. We felt like the...More

1  Thank grobma
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2014

NY NY... hello.... I am originally from NJ and spent a lot of time in the City which help me to percolate some great ideas for our remote Homer Bakery & Cafe... So appreciate your 5 start review, all the details and for spreading the...More

Reviewed 15 October 2014

On the road leading to the Homer Spit is an unpretentious café where you can have breakfast all day, a healthy lunch, or pick up bread and goodies for your picnic. The Fresh Sourdough Express Bakery & Café has friendly people, fine food, and fair...More

Thank Edam231
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2014

Thanks for the great review. We look forward to filling you up next time you are in Homer... Really appreciate you taking the time to write a review. All the Best, Kevin Donna and the Friendly Staff

Reviewed 15 October 2014

The restaurant was packed because they had a NCL cruise group. The staff was extremely cheerful so we were ok with the wait. The food was well prepared and bountiful, would love to return.

Thank redhare54
Donna M, Owner at Fresh Sourdough Express, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2014

Thanks for the great review. Next time you return lets hope there is not a big tour group in... We appreciate you waiting for the go eats.... Look forward to next time Cheers Kevin, Donna and the Cheerful Staff

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 03:00
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 03:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 03:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1316 Ocean Dr, Homer, AK 99603-7913
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Homer
  • Phone Number: +1 907-235-7571
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Description
At the Fresh Sourdough Express, we offer food that is both good for you and the planet. ~ Since 1982 we have Served Healthy Hearty Alaskan Cuisine focused on using Local and Organic ingredients. We feature the best Alaskan seafood, pork, and beef plus plenty of Homer-grown vegetables. Offer delicious vegetarian & vegan options using as much seasonal Home-grown produce as possible. There is no skimping on the value you receive when you are served a delicious, robust meal, teeming with regional flavor and quality, from one of our smiling servers. We serve breakfast all day, hearty lunches, seasonal daily specials, to-go meals, and box lunches. Daily baked goodies including gluten-free options and a variety of baked goods made with organic ingredients. Drinks include a raw juice bar, smoothies, espresso drinks, milkshakes, Kombucha and natural sodas All in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Please check out our menu. We offer catering services planned with attention to detail for any event. Our Intentions, desires, and beliefs: Customer service makes all the difference in your experience while you dine. It is our intention to serve you in a manner that is welcoming and enjoyable. Buying local helps to build the local economy and assures freshness in all that we prepare. The food we consume directly affects our health and the health of the plant. We strive to be a zero-waste facility by composting all of our food scraps, recycling everything possible, and implement energy efficient appliances and practices into our establishment. Check out our website and find out how we started the Cafe with just $43 and the passion "to make the world a better place one bite at a time." We sincerely look forward to serving you and value your feedback. Open from May until October Summer Hours Open DAILY 8 am - 5 pm daily Off-season Hours 8-3 Closed on Thursday
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