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McKinley Creekside Cafe

Mile 224 George Parks Hwy, at McKinley Creekside Cabins, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
+1 907-683-2277
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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06:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Mile 224 George Parks Hwy, at McKinley Creekside Cabins, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
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Reviewed yesterday

Stayed at the property and had dinner and 2 x breakfast at the creekside cafe. Can testify that the chowder is really good as are the bacon and egg breafasts.

1  Thank AussiePD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge pancakes, good coffee, cozy environment, what more could you want?? Prices were much better than the restaurant at our hotel.

1  Thank Dede D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place on our recent visit to Denali, yummy breakfast, delicious baked goods, really good coffee (latte), super friendly staff. And THE BEST sourdough loaf I've ever tasted. We bought one, the kitchen kindly cut it into slices for us and we enjoyed it...More

1  Thank Willeke Dominiq... d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch on a Saturday and found a Brunch menu which was delightful. I had the Eggs Benny and my partner had a skillet breakfast. Both were delicious! I also treated myself to the house-speciality coffee cake with ice cream. Fantastic. It was...More

1  Thank Ginteralaska
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here on way to Denali Just found it accidentally Rustic Great home.cooked.meals Soup was good Egg scramble was great Bakery goods looked fabulous

1  Thank RS L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had 7 and a high chair in our party and we had plenty of room. We had breakfast twice and lunch and dinner once. The portions are good and that's hard to find around Denali! The food is tasty and fresh! Friday nights they...More

2  Thank EMK831
Reviewed 1 week ago

This little cafe also has a cute gift shop with unique items and neat little cabins to stay as well; gorgeous flowers everywhere. The food and service was awesome, and we would have gone more than once if we had stayed in the area long...More

Thank 596kathy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was very generous. All tasty. Besides a good dinner and breakfast, we bought a lunch to go ....great to have while hiking.

Thank Sherry W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for breakfast en route from Denali to Talkeetna and wanted to stay all day so we could eat another meal here. The place is super cute with a local feel, staff are friendly and attentive, and the food was delicious. Good vintage rock...More

Thank Marilyn R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful breakfast here. We shared the 3 eggs, potatoes, sausage gravy over biscuits, and bacon. Coffee was excellent. Service was very good. Then we split a cinnamon roll (6") for dessert! Tasted the Reindeer Sausage-it was very good!

Thank Bob J
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
do you have gluten free options?
26 July 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from TraceySmith | Property representative |
Our staff is great about highlighting some naturally gluten free options and even creating something special that will suit your dietary needs. Feel free to give us a call on the main line if you'd like to discuss some... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 21
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 224 George Parks Hwy, at McKinley Creekside Cabins, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Denali National Park and Preserve
  • Phone Number: +1 907-683-2277
  • E-mail
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