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Deckhand Dave's

356 S Franklin St, Juneau, AK 99801-1326
+1 907-957-2005
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (106 reviews)
“monkfish” (26 reviews)
“fries” (38 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Street Food, Gluten Free Options
356 S Franklin St, Juneau, AK 99801-1326
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love this place! I live in Juneau and this is one of my favorite places in the summertime. Their fish tacos and absolutely delicious and I love whatever the purple stuff they put on top is. I usually ask for it extra spicy and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ryen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fast, convenient sea food! Try the "trash-bear fries" a great value! I recommend spending the extra 75cents to get the extra sauce. The green sauce is really good.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank John D
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Lots of different kinds of fish tacos - fresh and local, of course. Located in a tent, right across from the water, near the cruise ships, perfect place for a relaxed meal with friendly service and good beer choices. And a great place to escape...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Barefoot29
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Imagine that you are hungry and searching for a restaurant while in Juneau, You see a restaurant that has views of the water and happy customers. You have found Deckhand Dave's ... a Taco Truck with an Alaskan twist. The seafood is always fresh. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gmeredith
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I'm SO glad I had done some research before coming to town so I knew to keep my eye out for this place. It never would have just caught our eye to know we needed to stop. We ordered the 3 fish taco sampler with...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank christie584
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We happened across this spot near the cruise port and decided to stop in for some tacos, which ended up making our day! Some of the best fish tacos I've ever eaten and a good variety of Alaskan Brewing beers on tap. Service is fast...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David D
Reviewed 24 September 2018

A really chill spot to sit and enjoy lunch, dinner, happy hour -- maybe breakfast? I was impressed with all the local beers on tap, and all the different kinds of fish tacos - fresh and local, of course. Located in a big tent, right...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SLM57
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

First, know that everything in Alaska is pretty expensive. I mean, a pint of beer runs about $7-8, plus tax. With that said, my wife and I both had the three taco sampler platter, which included a halibut taco, a sockeye taco, and a blackened...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BigBill65
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We were in Juneau for the day and looking for some lunch. Tripadvisor led us to Deckhand Dave’s. At first when we arrived we were not sure as it is an outside restaurant and we didn’t want to be cold. Don’t worry! We were toasty...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank carolyns428
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Based on the reviews from Tripadvisor, I had this on my list of places to eat at if we had time on our cruise stop. Boy, am I glad that we did. Their fish tacos and sauce were the best. Make sure that you get...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LoriH462
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Response from David M | Property representative |
Definitely. Come stop by I'll be around. And no you don't need reservations!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 S Franklin St, Juneau, AK 99801-1326
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Juneau
  • Phone Number: +1 907-957-2005
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Seasonal restaurant open may- September. Offering wild Alaskan fish tacos and fish and chips. Locally owned and operated by a former commercial fisherman.
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