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Black Diamond Grill

One Mile Otto Lake Road, Black Diamond Resort Co, Healy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99743
+1 907-683-4653
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (58 reviews)
“salad” (35 reviews)
“crab cakes” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Grill, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
One Mile Otto Lake Road, Black Diamond Resort Co, Healy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99743
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

What a surprise to travel down a dusty road to find this restaurant at the end. The dining room is small but pleasant, and the staff helpful. The food was in amazingly large portions, and chock-full of seafood. The smoked salmon pasta bowl had more...More

Thank orangysfriend
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I will be most honest, it was the eggs Benedict on the menu I got to review the night before where we were staying is why we stopped. I was really disappointed that the Benedict wasn't available but my omelet made up for it! Great...More

Thank ET R
Reviewed 16 September 2018

When I asked for grilled salmon instead of smoked, the chef came out and introduced himself to make sure he could make me the dish I aspired to---and BAM---What a great meal it was!!

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We ate at the Black Diamond Grill three days in a row given the diversity of their menu, quality of the food and service. We splurged with the Alaskan King Crab Leg dinner the first day and thought it was a feast! The roasted vegetables...More

Thank lucy19902015
Reviewed 5 September 2018

An unpretentious restaurant with really good food. The bread was served as tiny little round loaves with olive oil and vinegar and was amazing. The salmon was a hefty potion and was as good or better as any I've had at fine dining establishment. The...More

Thank pazduha
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We were staying at the excellent Aurora Denali Lodge, part of the same group, and had high expectations for our dinner. I had a house salad, which was OK. My salmon and fries entree was only average and was lukewarm. Service was good. Our meal...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Located off highway three on Otto Lake Road (road next to blue Alaska railroad cars) Friendly service. Good portion sizes presented well. With 10% discount for staying at the Aurora Denali Lodge, the prices were comparable to what we have been paying elsewhere but portions...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 1 September 2018

This place is off the beaten path and the food is just average. Clearly a tourism keeps this place open! Prices are fair and it appears to be clean.

Thank 787sully
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We spent 3 days in Healy in June. Just by chance we discovered the Black Diamond Grill. We had lunch and were very pleased with our entrees. Service was excellent. It was by far our favorite dining experience in Healy. We wish we had discovered...More

Thank _guertin54
Reviewed 27 August 2018

we had a covered wagon excursion here that came with lunch. the lunch was anything on the menue and large portions. it was great and good service

Thank Barney M
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Jane T
11 October 2017|
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Response from ktcoloradoinvirgina | Reviewed this property |
As said before, this is for the owners of the restaurant...but I saw them prepare packaged lunches for another group while I was eating there...so I think they would! They are VERY accommodating!
Annette M
6 December 2016|
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Response from MarilynUsibelli | Property representative |
I am so sorry I will not be open but I think my friends restaurant 229 Parks will be open and it is wonderful! We are only open May 11th - Sep 21st 2017. I wish you happy travels and wonderful dining experiences. Kind... More
Sheri E
10 April 2015|
Response from MarilynUsibelli | Property representative |
hello, yes we do all our menu to go and also can deliver to your hotel. We have box lunches as well for day trips. I can mail or email you menus. Kind regards. Marilyn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: One Mile Otto Lake Road, Black Diamond Resort Co, Healy, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99743
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Denali National Park and Preserve  >  Healy
  • Phone Number: +1 907-683-4653
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Black Diamond Grill is located in the heart of Alaska next door to Denali National Park. We are a small Alaskan family run restaurant that loves great food and great friendly people. We are located off the beaten path with great views of the surrounding mountains and Otto Lake. We offer free roundtrip transportation from all Denali Park and Healy area locations and pride ourselves on providing you with a wonderful, special meal and experience. Your 100% satisfaction is our goal. We offer Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Box Lunches, Kids Menus, Box lunches for your daily adventures, great beer and wine list, fresh made desserts, and we also deliver. We have a very simple, clean decor and offer free mini golf for diners in our restaurant. Because we make everything from scratch we can offer very specific diet requests such as gluton free, nut free, salt free, vegetarian, or vegan. I would have to say we are not know for our speed but certainly for our friendliness and willingness and desire to please. We are a member of the State of Alaska, Alaska Grown program and love to make great specials with fresh Alaskan seafood, produce and Bison.I hope that you choose to join us for a great meal on your Alaskan Adventure.Sincerely,Marilyn UsibelliOwner
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