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Reluctant Fisherman Inn

) #2 of 12 Restaurants in Cordova ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood,
407 Railroad Row, Cordova, AK 99574
+1 907-424-3272
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (8 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“black cod” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Bar, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
407 Railroad Row, Cordova, AK 99574
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Reviews (74)
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I grew up in Alaska, and one of my first meals has to be an Alaskan Amber with halibut fish & chips. I wasn't disappointed. Some of the people I was with had the seafood fajitas and they loved it. If you're in town for...More

Thank MattMarion
Sylvia L, Owner at Reluctant Fisherman Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you. Also a favorite of ours.

Reviewed 29 April 2017

Good selection of taps, great bar, nice pool table, and plenty of space inside and out to spread out. This is my go-to bar in Cordova.

Thank Nick E
Reviewed 1 April 2017

It has the biggest selection of food in town, specializing in seafood, steaks and more. They always have a great sushi roll on the menu too!

Thank Cordovamcm
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

The food is average and the price is boutique, but it is one of the better places in Cordova. Avoid the sushi, very generic. Go for the clam chowder or ceviche. RF burger for dinner is good, but the lunch burger is lacking. Same as...More

Thank LoraGene
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Good food and very nice service, both for breakfast and dinner. Nice wiews over Cordova fishing port. Recommended.

1  Thank elviatger
Reviewed 11 October 2016

After a long day of travel, I finished out my day at the Reluctant Fisherman restaurant. I ordered the clam chowder and caesar salad. Both were fantastic! The clam chowder had generous portions of meat. This was no mere potato soup, but a real meaty...More

Thank Adam P
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The Hotel was nice and helpful. The Restaurant had good food and especially the Clam Chowder and Beet Salad. Also great artichoke dip.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Comfortable walk to everything 18 minutes from airport, would have been a. Four star but the bartender was as rude as she could be. Try Baja taco for beers and halibut tacos

Thank David M
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Came in on a Sunday night for dinner & had to wait over an hour for our food. I had ordered a bowl of clam chowder which was only lukewarm when it finally came out. It was a good chowder but would have been better...More

Thank Jacky S
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Tops among the limited options in this fishing village on the southern coast. Relaxing casual dining. As expected, the offering is multiple seafood dishes, each one carefully prepared. Also available are regional beers, good wine selection, and bar options. Best view of the fishing boat...More

1  Thank BadgerAlum76
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Railroad Row, Cordova, AK 99574
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Cordova
  • Phone Number: +1 907-424-3272
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