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Caribou Family Restaurant

45015 Kalifornsky Beach Rd, Soldotna, AK 99669, Soldotna, AK 99669-8228
+1 907-420-3978
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good20%
  • Average33%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible21%
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“grits” (2 reviews)
“meatloaf” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
45015 Kalifornsky Beach Rd, Soldotna, AK 99669, Soldotna, AK 99669-8228
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The best part of the restaurant is the older staff with a great sense of humor. Food was good and price was just ok. Everything up there is a little more than down here in the lower 48. Nice place to stop in when going...More

Thank Cam F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

"Good Home Cooking" My son and I fished the Kenia in Soldotna Aug. 7-14. We eat at the Caribou everyday and I think this place was fantastic. Open daily 24 hours. You can get a good meal anytime! If you like good home cooking then...More

Thank ArthurKeown
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The service was abysmally slow. Thank goodness we weren't trying to make a fishing charter or catch an airplane. Food was average, but definitely not worth the wait.

Thank chdye89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by for breakfast with 11 people the staff was excellent with the group of people we had . The food was good and service was excellent for the size of group we had gave us time to visit with our family . I...More

Thank rond137
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was recommended by a friend. We had to try it and it was very good and large portions. Only complaint gravy was short on meat for side of biscuits and gravy.

Thank wanderer201
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went because it looked like a nice restaurant but was shocked at the attitude given by waitress. Would not go if looking for a friendly welcoming place. We met other family next day who had also eaten there and had same experience.

Thank Regina B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our granddaughter wanted to eat here because she liked the name. Expensive for beef hamburgers. I had the daily special of Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, corn on the cob, and bread. The gravy was quite salty and the potatoes, had large chunks of not quite...More

Thank Maelrarny
Reviewed 6 July 2017

While their menu doesn't offer anything too exotic their main fare is comfortable. We've had great service and not-so-great service, guess it's luck of the draw. Prices are a bit high but they have the convenience of being open 24/7.

Thank SewNSew53
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We ate breakfast here and the food was very good, the service was quick and great. We ate eggs, grits, toast, panakes,bacon. All of their food was so good.

Thank Kris S
Reviewed 30 June 2017

The Caribou Family Restaurant is decorated in Alaskan style and menu, though it offers all the traditional American breakfast fare. It had my personal favorite - sourdough pancakes. I was not disappointed. The service was fast and friendly, the waitress entertainingly sassy with the regular...More

Thank moofcdt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45015 Kalifornsky Beach Rd, Soldotna, AK 99669, Soldotna, AK 99669-8228
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Soldotna
  • Phone Number: +1 907-420-3978
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