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Pel Meni's

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Juneau, AK 99801
11:30 - 01:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 01:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 03:30
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful, very down to earth and meet new people when eating in the restraunt I really Loved it here and when I return back to Juneau Alaska I'm going to make sure that I will eat there again. People are a Blessing

Thank Dawn R
Glenarm, Illinois
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This little no trills, hole-in-the-wall looking restaurant down on the wharf is definitely worth the stop. My first time in Juneau and there on business. Someone from the office I was at took me there for lunch. Only one item on the menu – Russian Dumplings (but two varieties). I had never heard of Russian Dumplings – but they were... More 

Thank gdf68bridge
1 review
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Dude! These are amazing! I'm craving these and cant find a decent dumpling place here in Anchorage. People I talked to recommend the Crab place to go to in Juneau but after having these dumplings, I'm recommending this place!

Thank Scott J
Chesham, Bucks, England
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299 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We were here on a Wednesday night - and a lot of Downtown finished serving at 9pm ... Cursed Winter hours - and we just stumbled upon this place. There were 4 tables and 2 were occupied - and it looks like a youth hangout with it's formica tables, shelves of vinyl and posters on the noticeboard of upcoming gigs,... More 

Thank Charleygirl76
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This place sells one thing and one thing only..... Pelmenis!!! And OMG are they fantastic! The guy that is serving them cooks them then sprinkles curry and butter and some other amazing things on them and hands the styrofoam box to you to enjoy. You have to have them with sour cream that is contained in the little refrigerator in... More 

Thank bamababy02us
Newaygo, Michigan
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Great dumplings. We had the potato. Nice guy too. Give him your business over the tourist traps. Hey it with everything

Thank caveman10
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

There is only one menu item. Usually supposed to be 2 options one beef and one potato. This is also not really russian food. Mixing in curry is really strange.

Thank 7kiwi
Oviedo, Florida
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Definitely a must-have for the Juneau local or visitor, alike. Located at the Wharf near the cruise-ship docks, it may look like a little local dive, but there are some big flavors here. Don't be dissuaded by the laid-back atmosphere, hipster/hippie/teen crowd and employees, eclectic records playing, and no sign of a menu! Go with it... (1) 2 options. Beef... More 

2 Thank DrNurseJ
Cape Coral Fl
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Always my first stop in Juneau! Simple, cheap and unique. These Russian dumplings are delightful. Offered two ways, meat or vegetarian in a to go box. Make sure to get everything on them and you will have a wonderful combination of curry and cilantro to flavor a tasty little dumpling. Pass the sour cream please!

2 Thank pennyless2013
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

My mother and I have family in Juneau so they quickly brought us to this place. It is wonderful I could eat it everyday of my life. I get the chicken pel menis with everything on it and when you eat all the pel menis use the bread to soak up all the juices. It's a really good meal for... More 

Thank Joshua W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 5
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 03:30
11:30 - 03:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Juneau, AK 99801
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Juneau

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?